It’s Time To Get Serious In New Orleans! Serious Business 2014 couldn’t be hitting the Big Easy at a better time. In late January, Carnival is in full swing but the influx of tourists hasn’t yet hit the city. And, the mild New Orleans winter lets you rock your favorite jackets and boots without snow or ice cramping your style. We’ve rounded up some of Imaginal Marketing’s staff favorites to create a guide just for Serious Business — the coolest, hippest spots in town, the places where the locals go when they want to have a great time in New Orleans.