Just Imagine the fun you'll have in Jefferson Parish! We offer a variety of attractions, activities, cuisines, and experiences, sprawling over sixty miles from the Gulf of Mexico to the shores of beautiful Lake Pontchartrain. So, whether you're planning a family vacation, adventurous getaway, or a business trip, you're sure to make the perfect Jefferson Parish memory.
Visit Jefferson Parish and let a Grand Isle sunset take your breath away. Dip your paddle into Bayou Barataria. Enjoy a plate full of the best charbroiled oysters in town.
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New Orleans’ Playful Neighbor
Nestled next to our famous neighbor, New Orleans, Jefferson offers a vibrant night life, as well as the quiet serenity of a nature walk. Our communities are comprised historic homes, fishing piers,... See More
Location: Gretna, Kenner, Westwego
Go beyond the history of the city of New Orleans and take a more in depth look at the history of the Mississippi River region. Jefferson hugs both the east and west banks of the Mississippi and plays... See More
A Culinary Craze
Jefferson Parish restaurants are among Louisiana’s best, offering the freshest ingredients, specialty dishes and friendly staff. Louisiana is known as a culinary epicenter offering a variety of... See More
The Beautiful Bayou
Location: Jean Lafitte
Discover the natural wonders of the Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve. With a unique ecosystem the preserve is a representative example of the delta's environment, containing natural... See More
Louisiana's Only Inhabited Barrier Island
Location: Grand Isle
The State of Louisiana maintains a mile of beach front at Grand Isle State Park on the easternmost staying e park looks out toward nearby Grand Terre island, once the lair of the legendary pirate (or... See More