Things to Do in Metairie, LA

Our list of the best things to do in Metairie, Louisiana, features the top 91 nearby activities — including 41 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!

Metairie, LA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Sights & Landmarks, and Tours.

The results below include the top 19 things to do within the city of Metairie, LA , followed by 72 popular activities in nearby cities, including New Orleans, Gretna, Kenner, Barataria, Marrero, Westwego, LaPlace, Lafitte, Jefferson, River Ridge and Slidell

Metairie, LA

Highlights
  • Parks - 3 Activities
  • Playgrounds - 2 Activities
  • Sports Teams (Professional) - 2 Activities
  • Children's Play Area - 1 Activity

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Lafreniere Park
1
3.8 Miles

Lafreniere Park

3000 Downs Boulevard, Metairie, LA 70003
National & State Parks
Lafreniere Park has been transformed from empty, undeveloped land into an interactive family park. Amenities now include lawns, fountains, baseball diamonds, picnic areas, gardens, fishing, Frisbee golf, and much more.

Rating

95% 143 Votes Submit a Review
New Orleans Zephyrs
2
2.7 Miles

New Orleans Zephyrs

6000 Airline Drive, Metairie, LA 70003
Sports Teams (Professional)
The New Orleans Zephyrs are a minor league baseball team affiliated with the Miami Marlins. Fans of the team commonly attend games at the nearby Zephyrs Field, which offers 'Thirsty Thursday' specials and other promotions.

Rating

88% 25 Votes Submit a Review
Metairie Park
3
0.9 Miles

Metairie Park

1521 Palm Street, Metairie, LA 70001
Parks
Metaire Park contains a gym and a running path for visitors who wish to exercise. The location also contains picnic shelters and a playground area, making it a suitable location for a family outing.

Rating

100% 4 Votes Submit a Review
Laser Tag & Games
4
4.5 Miles

Laser Tag & Games

8855 Veterans Blvd, Metairie, LA 70003
Children's Play Area
An entertainment center, Laser Tag of Metairie features a laser tag arena along with bumper cars, an arcade and a mini bowling alley. The facility provides party rooms and a cafe with food and drink options.

Rating

77% 13 Votes Submit a Review
Lovejoy Day Spa & Shop
5
1.6 Miles

Lovejoy Day Spa & Shop

200 Metairie Road, Metairie, LA 70005
Spas
Opened in 1997, Lovejoy Day Spa & Shop offers its clients a relaxing time with massages, face-treatments and special packages, for both men and women. It also has for sale the products used in the spa.

Rating

82% 17 Votes Submit a Review
New Orleans Saints
6
2.6 Miles

New Orleans Saints

5800 Airline Drive, Metairie, LA 70001
Sports Teams (Professional)
As a NFL team, New Orleans Saints offers visitors an exciting football game against other teams. Visitors can attend home games and watch the locals cheer for their favorite team.

Rating

100% 2 Votes Submit a Review
Clearview Shores Park
7
3.5 Miles

Clearview Shores Park

4599 Folse Drive, Metairie, LA 70006
Parks
Clearview Shores Park in Metairie is a community park that features open green space, walking, hiking, and biking trails, benches, picnic areas, extensive gardens, and a water fountain, as well as play areas.

Rating

100% 1 Votes Submit a Review
John Ryan Stadium
8
1.7 Miles

John Ryan Stadium

100 Blue Jay Way, Metairie, LA 70119
Baseball Fields
Opened in 2012, John Ryan Stadium is a 139,205 square foot multipurpose stadium and home to Blue Jays. The field is made of artificial turf and can be converted for use of one sport to another with few adjustments.

Rating

100% 2 Votes Submit a Review
Palm Tree Playground
9
1.8 Miles

Palm Tree Playground

3110 N I-10 Service Road, Metairie, LA 70002
Playgrounds
Slides, playhouses, and tunnels are among the fun attractions at the Palm Tree Playground. Other amenities at the playground include birthday party hosting, a snack bar, and a 500 square-foot toddler play area.

Rating

86% 7 Votes Submit a Review
The Max
10
1.9 Miles

The Max

2501 N Woodlawn Avenue, Metairie, LA 70001
Cocktail Lounge
Known for its martinis, The Max channels the 1950s and 1960s with its decor and music choices. Visitors can enjoy a drink from the bar or dance to musical icons like Elvis and Frank Sinatra.

Rating

75% 8 Votes Submit a Review

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