Others in attendance were Triple H, Stephanie McMahon, The Miz, Maryse, Roman Reigns, RAW Women's Champion Charlotte, WWE Senior VP of Special Events John Saboor, Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards and New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu. Vince McMahon was also there but he did make a public appearance in front of the crowd.
Below are photos and videos from the event:
Proud to be apart of the huge announcement today #Wrestlemania is coming to New Orleans in 2018 and it's gonna be #Awesome #ItCouple pic.twitter.com/ba0Qa5ytsI— The Miz (@mikethemiz) January 10, 2017
We might have a new host for #MizTV he's got the gift of gab, hard hitting questions. Thank you for the best interview ever. #Wrestlemania pic.twitter.com/gT1OaUaT9s— The Miz (@mikethemiz) January 10, 2017
Had one of the toughest (and most fun) interviews of my career today @WrestleMania press conference in #NewOrleans. #HardHittingQuestions pic.twitter.com/OfL73jMgOQ— Triple H (@TripleH) January 10, 2017
Excited to be returning to New Orleans next year for #WrestleMania 34 as a part of #NOLA's tricentennial celebration!! pic.twitter.com/MSI4aznE3L— Stephanie McMahon (@StephMcMahon) January 10, 2017
Best part of the day was hanging out with The Champ Cool J!!! Be good and I'll see you soon my man. @WrestleMania pic.twitter.com/fxx9dZYCUu— Roman Reigns (@WWERomanReigns) January 10, 2017
Undertaker with the perfect close to the @WrestleMania New Orleans press conference! #NOLA #Wrestlemania pic.twitter.com/AHCdtUqYXR— New Orleans Saints (@Saints) January 10, 2017