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.


Messina's Catering & Events


Voted on of the best cateres in New Orleans, Messina’s is proud to be a family-run company with exceptional team members. Our dedicated team of managers, chefs, sales managers, servers, and bartenders work together in delivering the Messina’s experience.

The Ovations-Messina's partnership at the Pontchartrain Convention and Civic Center joins together Ovations Food Service, a national leader in food and beverage service with Messina's Catering & Events, a proven New Orleans leader in food and beverage service. The collaboration brings national cutting edge trends together with the classic local flair that defines the New Orleans food culture. With over 50 years of catering experience, Messina's joins with Ovations to bring a winning recipe to every event at the Pontchartrain Center.

Our dedicated staff will be happy to help you with all your event needs.