Jefferson Parish Sports
Where New Orleans Plays...
The Jefferson Convention and Visitors Bureau's Sports Specialists are ready to assist you in the planning of your team's visit to Jefferson. With facilities servicing baseball, lacrosse, soccer, volleyball, basketball, wrestling, boxing, bowling, fishing and more, our sales team will assist you by setting up site visits to hotels, venues, restaurants, transportation companies, and more.
The JCVB Sports Guide is a multi-year publication showcasing Jefferson's vast sporting capabilities broken down by venue and by sport. The publication's easy to use format is loved by planners from all sporting events! Contact our sales office today at 504-731-7083 for your copy!
Jefferson Parish is home to the New Orleans Saints training facility where locals and visitors enjoy watching our beloved Super Bowl Champion Saints team practice during the off season (weather permitting). The NBA, New Orleans Pelicans facility is also located in Jefferson Parish, as well as the AAA baseball team, the New Orleans Baby Cakes and the Shrine on Airline stadium. New to Jefferson is the Major League Rugby team, NOLA Gold!
SportsEvents Magazine Announces Jefferson Convention & Visitors Bureau as a 2017 Readers’ Choice Award Winner!
Sports event professionals were asked to nominate destinations and sports venues that they believe display exemplary creativity and professionalism toward the groups they host. John Rezell, SportsEvents executive editor stated “It is clear, based on our readers’ experiences, that these award winners are willing to go above and beyond typical service levels to help sports event planners produce outstanding events that participants, their families and spectators will want to experience again and again. It is our privilege to announce their selection by sports event planners as among the best in the United States.”
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