The height of the summer season is upon New Orleans and the softly shaven indulgence of a snoball helps keep the heat and sweat in check. New Orleans Snoballs are different than snow cones that are found around the country. The machines in New Orleans shave the ice to a more fluffy consistency.
Listed here are the top five snoball stands in and around the city. Information regarding buses and streetcars to get to these destinations is also included. Take some time to savor a delicious snoball and cool down before heading out for another leg of exploration in the city at night. Some local places of interest are also mentioned.
These are not the only snoball stands or places to get this treat. However, the ones listed here have been local favorites with histories that go back to the Depression. It is a great way to keep cool in these hot days when taking it easy is the best thing to do in the Big Easy.