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Great park for family, dogs and dates

Depending on when you are in the area, Lafreniere Park has concerts and big social events along... read more

Reviewed today
Metairie, Louisiana
Lovely place to relax

We were picking up family at the NOLA airport, and had some extra time. This park is only a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Riverside, Connecticut
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Reviewed today

Depending on when you are in the area, Lafreniere Park has concerts and big social events along with a dog park with separate areas for large or small dogs. An area near a carousel with a concession stand and great playground areas for kids to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank rumpro2003
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were picking up family at the NOLA airport, and had some extra time. This park is only a 10-minute drive from the airport. We enjoyed a lovely walk around the lake and bird sanctuary. Saw white pelicans, whistling ducks, black swans, lots of turtles,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank SandyRiver
Reviewed 7 February 2019

We were in town overnight and needed some exercise. We loved this park trails. Lots of water and places to set also. There is a nice dog park. Very attractive place to walk.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Footprints787515
Reviewed 17 January 2019 via mobile

It’s a nice park in metairie where you can spend quality time with your friends or family!!! Must visit

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank alionap90
Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

The park is simply peaceful. Lots of places to picnic away from soccer fields. Activities abundant including frizby golf and the dog park. Enjoy a cool, sunny day with this free activity.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank dannybridgetfamily
Reviewed 16 January 2019

My family and I love to go to this park! Nice playground, gazebos available, carousel, and snack shop! Many options at the snack ship including Plum St Snowballs which are always great! We like to bring bread to feed the ducks and birds!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Bianca P
Reviewed 19 December 2018

Christmas Lights were awesome. Drive through for part of it then park and walk for the rest. Cost to enter $5 well worth especially for kids. Had a few areas where they made snow which the kids loved.Lots and lots of lights. Also had a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank monikag494
Reviewed 18 December 2018

I absolutely love birds of all kinds. On my home visit I went to the park and saw all the birds begging for food. What was so troubling was that people where feeding them non nutritional white bread. Many of birds were domestic ducks and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank karnf
Reviewed 18 December 2018

is know for the best new little park. Outs only a 20year old park but it has a private gated dog park , a gate children’s Paarl and a freezbee golf course

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GrandTour696529
Reviewed 13 December 2018

This park has lots of good things to do all year long, from a spray park to disc golf. They even have concerts, and i can see the fireworks displays from my house.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Cajundweeb
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25 December 2018|
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Response from LBWanders | Reviewed this property |
The light show is impressive! I would allow atleast 1 hour to 2 hours.
Matt S
23 August 2018|
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Response from Taylor M | Reviewed this property |
No it does not.
8 April 2016|
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Response from mariehA9732YC | Reviewed this property |
It is easy to drive to either via Veteran's Blvd or W Napoleon Ave. Do you have an address? Also City Park towards New Orleans is also very pretty.