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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! 

During celebrations such as the Gumbo Festival, festival-goers delight in delicious Louisiana gumbo, carnival rides, and live music. At the Family Gras 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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Italian Heritage Festival
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