Hurricane Update

Hurricane Update

Dear Valued Partners, Residents, and Visitors:

The Jefferson Convention and Visitors Bureau hopes that you and your families are safe following Hurricane Ida.

While our team members – like so many in our parish – have suffered from damage to homes, as well as loss of power and water, we are grateful that all are safe and remain committed to supporting you as we restore our region together.

As we work diligently to bring our communications back online, please be patient and rest assured that our commitment to our parish and to you is unwavering.


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Jefferson Parish Festivals

Farris wheel and Rockit Ride at Bucktown Seafood FestivalFairs and festivals abound in Jefferson Parish! Year after year, visitors keep coming back for more. Otherwise quiet communities come alive with the sounds of music and laughter, coupled with the scent of Louisiana foods like jambalaya, crawfish etouffee, and fried seafood.

During celebrations such as the Gumbo Festival, festival-goers delight in delicious Louisiana gumbo, carnival rides and live music. At the Family Gras Festival in Metairie, you will find spectacular Mardi Gras parades, concerts, dancing, laughter and fun for the entire family!

From the Gretna Heritage Festival to the International Tarpon Rodeo, you're sure to 'pass a good time' in Jefferson Parish!

Browse our festivals below and start planning your trip!

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Mardi Gras event
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Fifth Harmony at Family Gras 2017
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Zurich Classic of New Orleans
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Crawfish Boil
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