Family Gras in Jefferson Parish
Due to COVID-19, Family Gras will not be held in 2021, but we are already busy planning for 2022. Stay tuned!
Family Gras is the perfect family getaway! A FREE event, held at Clearview Center, bring the whole family and enjoy the spectacle of Mardi Gras parades, authentic cuisine, local art, a kids' court and outdoor concerts by both national artists and Louisiana favorites!
Shop the Art Market filled with a variety of items from Louisiana photography, framed artwork, regional decor, folk art, hair accessories, hand-crafted jewelry and more. Our Kids' Court has various activities for kids 12 and younger such as face painting, unique hand-wax art, and interactive games. Check out Culture Trip's article about Family Gras here.
It's going to be a fun weekend of concerts and parades...relax in one of Jefferson's hotels. Click here to book your room conveniently through our booking engine.
With past performers like The Beach Boys, Brett Eldredge, Cyndi Lauper, Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, Marshall Tucker Band, Fifth Harmony, Tony Orlando, the Pointer Sisters, Blood Sweat & Tears, Zack Brown Band, The Monkees, Leann Rimes, Becky G., Jesse McCartney and so many more, Family Gras offers a huge variety of talent so the entire family can enjoy!
Check out a few of our reviews below and see more on our Facebook!
Before attending, review our list of items that are/are not allowed on the festival grounds. Click the pic below!
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