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  • Jefferson Convention & Visitors Bureau, Inc.

    1221 Elmwood Park Blvd Ste 411, New Orleans, LA 70123-2337 United States

    About Us

    Nestled next-door to our famous neighbor New Orleans, Jefferson Parish is fast becoming an outlet for small meetings and conferences.  With rapid growth and business development over the past several decades, Jefferson can offer venues and accommodations to a broad spectrum. Home to the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, over 8,000 hotel rooms, two major convention centers and numerous recreational facilities Jefferson hosts conferences, meetings, exhibits, theatrical performances, and sports tournaments.

    Groups enjoy value-priced accommodations, many offering complimentary parking and breakfast, state-of-the-art meeting facilities and convenient proximity to world-renown attractions and dining! Jefferson provides your group with lagniappe (a little something extra) offering the versatility of experiencing the unique culture and heritage of our region without exhausting the budget!  Let our team assist with itinerary planning, hotel, meeting facilities and venues, transportation, dining and attraction needs, site inspections, visitor guides, and promotional discounts.  We can help you in sending and tracking your RFP.  Utilizing our resources and knowledge of the destination, will save you time and gain valuable insight on everything Jefferson has to offer.

    Product Description (Oyster Trail):

    Jefferson is home to the Louisiana Oyster Trail, a path your taste buds will want you to follow when visiting Louisiana!  Just minutes from downtown New Orleans, you’ll find fresh Louisiana seafood prepared to perfection.  The trail is not only a feast for the appetite but the eyes as well with each stop showcasing a 3-foot oyster sculpture hand painted by a local artist.  Jefferson sets the mood for good times, great food, and delicious memories.  Savor a variety of Louisiana oyster dishes from oysters on the half shell, charbroiled, or fried, to oyster casseroles and soups!