Just Imagine Jefferson
Just Imagine the fun you'll have in Jefferson Parish! Find things to do near New Orleans right here! We offer a variety of attractions, outdoor activities, cuisines, family-friendly festivals and experiences, sprawling over sixty miles from the Gulf of Mexico to the shores of beautiful Lake Pontchartrain. So, whether you're planning a family vacation, adventurous getaway, or a business trip, you're sure to make the perfect Jefferson Parish memory.
Celebrate Spring in Jefferson Parish
Spring is one of the most beautiful times of the year to visit Jefferson Parish. See the wildflowers blooming in the Barataria Preserve! Catch a New Orleans Baby Cakes AAA baseball game! Enjoy crawfish at one of our many cook-offs! Click here to check out some of our top spring events and festivals!
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.
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!
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