Jefferson Parish Holiday Events
Holidays in Jefferson Parish provide a wonderful opportunity to get together with friends and family and enjoy our family-friendly events, music festivals, celebrations and unique traditions throughout the year.
St. Patrick's Day parades and Easter egg hunts in the spring and spooky Halloween fests and haunted houses during the fall are very popular. During the summer, patriotic Fourth of July celebrations abound!
Winter in Jefferson Parish boasts gorgeous weather and crisp cool breezes. It is a wonderful time to visit! We always have something to celebrate down here and that is especially true during the holiday season. From festivals and cities of light to ballets and ice skating, Jefferson Parish is a great place to get in the holiday spirit!
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