"Walking through Bourbon Street, viewing the sights," one Baltimore Ravens fan said.
"The city's done an excellent job setting things up," said another.
A few of them have done nothing but party since they got off the plane.
"Gamble a little bit, eat a little breakfast, then check in" to the hotel was the game plan for another group of Ravens fans.
Some will be at the Superdome this Sunday to see the game, others will just be hanging out.
"Walk around, fool around, have a good time," said a man with a group of San Francisco 49ers fans, who just came to town to be part of the experience.