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Things To Do Near New Orleans


They say New Orleans is wild... Take a real walk on the wild side right next door in Jefferson Parish. Find things to do near New Orleans right here!

We may be known for our outdoor adventure, but Jefferson Parish is so much more! We are home to two award-winning theaters, museums, one-of-a-kind shopping, delicious local cuisine, and beautiful green spaces. There's a lot to do here, but it's okay if you can't fit it all in. Come back and visit us again!

Who Dat Festival

Saints fans unite! The Official Who Dat Rally & Music Festival will be held September 6th-8th, just one day before the start of the season, at the Jefferson Performing Arts Center and LaSalle Park, all adjacent to the New Orleans Saints training facility. Fans will enjoy great music, food, beverages, and arts & crafts. Featuring top national and local acts like The Guess Who, The Family Stone, Blood, Sweat, and Tears, Big Sam's Funky Nation, Cowboy Mouth and more, this is a can't miss event for Saints fans! WHO DAT! Click here to learn more!

Savor the Summer with Deals & Promotions


We invite you to savor the summer with special promotions throughout Jefferson Parish! Discover our history, unique attractions near New Orleans, good eats and more as you venture off the beaten path and explore the hidden gems that lie right next door to our famous neighbor, New Orleans! Click the button below to start savoring your summer!

Savor the summer

Follow along with the Imagination Movers as they take you on a tour of Jefferson Parish, LA!


It's time to start planning the best summer ever! Dance the night away to live music and enjoy a spectacular firework show at Uncle Sam Jam! Shop local at one of our many farmers markets, full of fresh fruits and veggies! Enjoy a hotdog and a cold one at a New Orleans Baby Cakes game! Chill out at the wave pool at Bayou Segnette State Park. Click here to check out some of our top August events and festivals! Looking for things to do with kids this summer in Jefferson Parish? Don't miss our Kid-Friendly Summer blog!

Uncle Sam Jam

While you are in town, make sure to download our mobile app! Plan your perfect day in Jefferson Parish. See pre-planned itineraries. Explore special offers. Take a trip on the Louisiana Oyster Trail! FREE on Android and IOS.


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Jefferson Parish Promotions & Deals

When visiting Jefferson Parish you don't want to miss out on the fun and...flavor! Below check out specials and promotions to some of our top places to discover and dine...from swamp tours and indoor games to fresh Louisiana seafood! Just imagine the possibilities!

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