Amazing Events in Jefferson Parish
Louisiana is known for Madi Gras, but year round you can find lots of events in the Jefferson Parish. The community around Harvey, Louisiana always has something interesting, exciting, and fun happening. To give you an idea of what you can expect, here is a list of some events coming up in February, March, and April of 2017.
February Events in Jefferson Parish
February is an exciting month with both Family Gras, and the City of Kenner’s Lundi Gras celebrations, both are family friendly events. Both of these events include music, parades, food, and lots of fun. The Jefferson Performing Arts Center regularly hosts live performances, with the February attraction being Under The Streetlamp, a unique blend of Motown, Doo-Wop, and Oldies Rock n Roll.
Family Gras Harvey
March Events in Jefferson Parish
In March, you can participate or just watch the Tough Mudder event. Tough Mudder is a community driven, muddy obstacle course, where all the participants help each other make it through the courses. The regular Tough Mudder is 18-20 obstacles, the Half Mudder has 13 obstacles, and the Mini Mudder is for 7-12 year-old children. Bring your own team or join up with others along the way.
Tough Mudder Harvey
April Events in Jefferson Parish
April brings showers of family entertainment that include the Kenner Rivertown Farmers Market, the Friday Night EZ Bike Ride in Gretna, and live performances hosted by the Jefferson Performing Arts Kids Theater. Gretna’s EZ Bike Ride is a cruise along the levee of the Mississippi River, with a fantastic view of the New Orleans skyline. The Jefferson Performing Arts Kids Theater is hosting Guys And Dolls JR, a rollicking drama, which takes the characters from Times Square to Havana, and back where they began.
Jefferson Performing Arts Kids Theater
Also, Rivertown in Kenner hosts a Farmers Market every Saturday, near Exhibition Hall on Williams Boulevard. Entry and parking are free, and the market is open from 8:00 am – 1:00 pm. Harvey, Louisiana is a hotbed of family fun and entertainment, bring the family and explore what Jefferson Parish has to share!