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French Market to open for shoppers at night in 2016

French Market to open for shoppers at night in 2016

The executive director of the French Market Corporation thinks extended hours will alleviate congestion on Frenchmen Street and other nearby areas. (Source: FOX 8 photo) The executive director of the French Market Corporation thinks extended hours will alleviate congestion on Frenchmen Street and other nearby areas. (Source: FOX 8 photo)
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Shoppers can look forward to browsing the French Market at night next year.

According to our partners at Nola.com|The Times-Picayune, the French Market plans to extend its hours to nighttime in 2016.

The executive director of the French Market Corporation thinks extended hours will alleviate congestion on Frenchmen Street and other nearby areas. He also thinks they will boost revenue.

Specific nighttime hours are to be determined. They will likely run four to five days a week.

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