For travel over New Year's, fly nonstop from Houston to New Orleans for $205 round-trip on United.
Searching United.com, we found seats departing IAH on Saturday, December 30, returning from MSY on Thursday, January 4.
See our Houston IAH fare listings for a complete look at current finds.
Need a room in New Orleans? Here's what's available for the above dates on Hotelwatchdog.