Astor Crowne Plaza Hotel | New Orleans | September 1-5, 2016

The Grand Masquerade


By Night Studios invites you to share a 4-day celebration of the World of Darkness! With the support of White Wolf, Mind’s Eye Society, and key sponsors and partners, the World of Darkness comes to life in the heart of the New Orleans French Quarter. For veteran fans, this is the homecoming you have been waiting for. For new fans, welcome to the ultimate World of Darkness experience. Don’t miss this special Silver Anniversary event, September 1-5 (Labor Day Weekend)!

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The Grand Masquerade offers a huge collection of activities, events, and surprises for fans old and new. Whether you are a veteran fan who has followed the World of Darkness for the last quarter century, or are just discovering it for the first time now, the Grand Masquerade has many events for you. Check out the event descriptions for more information.

Rage & Retribution II: Swamp Wolves

Be among the first to play MET: Werewolf with the complete rules and story setting

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The Succubus Club

The most infamous party in the entire World of Darkness returns to New Orleans for one long night of beautiful decadence

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Blood & Betrayal III: Cirque Noir

Join the Kindred of New Orleans for a dark circus of decadent delight and deadly secrets.

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Vampires & Vino

Discuss MET: Vampire over wine with By Night Studios

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Wolves & Whiskey

Join us for drinks and to discuss the development of Mind’s Eye Theatre: Werewolf The Apocalypse

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The Grand Masquerade is produced and hosted by By Night Studios, LLC, the official licensed publisher of Mind’s Eye Theatre products for the World of Darkness. Visit for more information about the company, its products, and events.

To enquire about becoming a Sponsor of the Grand Masquerade, please contact us by email:

Our Sponsors

These are the companies and clubs who make The Grand Masquerade possible

Mind’s Eye Society

An authorized Camarilla Fan Club

White Wolf Publishing

White Wolf and the World of Darkness is reborn

Our Partners

The Grand Masquerade welcomes the following clubs and organizations

One World By Night

A network of international World of Darkness Chronicles

The Hidden Parlor

A global World of Darkness LARP dedicated to player empowerment & the in-person game

The Wrecking Crew

Senior demonstration team for White Wolf based out of Arizona.

Underground Theater

An international LARP network focused on By Night Studios' Vampire: The Masquerade

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The Grand Masquerde will be held at the Astor Crowne Plaza Hotel. Stationed at the intersection of Canal Street and Bourbon Street, Astor Crowne Plaza New Orleans is ideally positioned near the areas's biggest and brightest attractions. Discover a vast assortment of tempting restaurants, lively festivals and iconic cultural landmarks, right outside our front door.

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