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Things to Do in Jefferson Parish


Jefferson Parish is a vibrant and culturally rich community right next door to our famous neighbor, New Orleans. Known for outdoor adventures, like swamp tours, fishing, hiking, and camping, we are so much more! We are home to two award-winning theaters, museums, and one-of-a-kind shopping. There is something for everyone in Jefferson Parish! 


 

Have some fun in Jefferson Parish!

Feed an alligator on a swamp tour. Catch a whopper of a fish in Jean Lafitte. Relax on the beach in Grand Isle.
See how others are spending their time in Jefferson Parish!


Read our Insider Blog to find more fun things to do!

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Grand Isle's Cutting-Edge Oyster Hatchery

The Michael C. Voisin Oyster Hatchery, one of Jefferson Parish's most cutting-edge and state of

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10 Free Things to Do in Jefferson Parish

If it's free, it's for me! From beautiful green spaces to live music, Jefferson Parish is

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5 Reasons to Fish Jefferson

Fishing, just like in many Louisiana coastal communities, is a 365-day adventure in Jefferson

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Bucktown's Bounty

When the sun melts into the horizon and the seagulls squawk over the gentle waves, Bucktown’s

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Finding Inspiration Through Art in Jefferson Parish

During a Zoom team meeting about a month ago, the staff at the Jefferson CVB (Visit Jefferson

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A Day in Jefferson Parish

Jefferson Parish, the historic and playful next-door neighbor to New Orleans, features fun for the

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The Most Instagram Worthy Nature Spots in Jefferson Parish

You probably already know this but Jefferson Parish has some pretty "Instagrammable"

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The Historic Intrigue of Gretna

My food coma was real after the oyster Rockefeller soup and firecracker oyster salad (we were on the

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Shop Local: 6 Jefferson Parish Farmers Markets

Due to COVID-19, some of our farmers markets have temporarily closed. Please click HERE to see an

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Going Green in Jefferson Parish

From gators to bird sanctuaries and disc golf to floating cabins, Jefferson Parish’s parks

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History of Bucktown, USA

Fishing and fighting. Gambling and jazz. Boatbuilders and booze. All figure into tales of early

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Jefferson Parish Murals

Did you know that murals are super trendy right now? They make unique and colorful backgrounds for

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Outdoor Activities in Jefferson Parish

Jefferson Parish, LA has a variety of outdoor activities that will suit everyone, from the casual

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Top 10 Things to Do in Jefferson Parish

Whether you're traveling for business or pleasure, Jefferson Parish, LA is full of fun things

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Jefferson Parish is full of fun and free activities for everyone!