POSTED: Monday, February 18, 2013 - 2:30pm
UPDATED: Monday, February 18, 2013 - 5:51pm
NEW ORLEANS, LA (NBC33) — WrestleMania XXX announced today that New Orleans will host a four-day, pay-per-view event at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on April 6, 2014.
Executives from World Wrestling Entertainment, which organizes WrestleMania, made the announcement on Monday, Feb. 18.
New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu said the city has played host to some of the greatest sports events and entertainment events in the world over the past two years and this is yet another way to continue that unprecedented streak.
The event will be televised in more than 100 countries.