Author: Dani Kennedy

Dani is the Digital Marketing Manager at Visit Jefferson Parish. She is a graduate of the University of Southern Mississippi. She's passionate about Louisiana, the New Orleans Saints, pizza, grammar, live music and playing dodgeball. On the weekends, you will probably find her at a local festival, or if it's football season, at a Saints game hollering "Who Dat!" Follow her journey on Instagram.

Favorite Holiday Cookie Recipes

Tuesday, December 5, 2023 10:00 AM by Dani Kennedy

I don't know about y'all but cookies are one of my favorite things about the holiday season! Now, I

5 Reasons to Fish Jefferson

Wednesday, April 19, 2023 12:00 PM by Dani Kennedy

Fishing in Jefferson Parish, just like in many Louisiana coastal communities, is a 365-day

How to Make a King Cake

Tuesday, January 24, 2023 9:00 AM by Dani Kennedy

It's officially Carnival season, y'all! And we all know what that means... Well, this year, it may

3 Kid-Friendly Hikes in Jefferson Parish

Wednesday, August 10, 2022 8:00 AM by Dani Kennedy

Experience the outdoors with your whole family in Jefferson Parish. We have so many easy,

Did you know that rugby is the fastest growing sport in the US? And we are extremely lucky to have

Host a Mardi Gras Crawfish Boil

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 10:00 AM by Dani Kennedy

We know Mardi Gras is looking very different in 2021, but we are all finding unique ways to keep the

Just because there are no parades, doesn't mean Jefferson Parish isn't celebrating Mardi Gras 2021!

Ways to Get in Shape in 2021

Tuesday, December 29, 2020 8:00 AM by Dani Kennedy

Do you make New Year's resolutions? If so, is one of them "Get in better shape for 2021?" If it is,

11 Things We're Thankful For in Jefferson

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 12:00 PM by Dani Kennedy

The holidays are all about spending time with family and friends, giving back to our communities and

Holiday Events Guide

Thursday, November 12, 2020 10:00 AM by Dani Kennedy

Christmas in Jefferson Parish is a one-of-a-kind experience, featuring light shows and a lot of