- TripBuzz found 68 things to do with kids in or near Metairie, Louisiana, including 52 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like New Orleans, Gretna, Kenner and Barataria.
- From New Orleans Zephyrs to Laser Tag & Games, the Metairie area offers 57 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Playgrounds, Sports Teams (Professional) and Children's Play Area.
- Just 20 minutes from New Orleans, Metairie, LA shares the colorful culture of its neighbor. Residents of Metairie are sure to support the local New Orleans Saints in football, or head to one of the many clean parks for a game of football of their own. Visitors will enjoy the unique Lafreniere Park with its snack bars, boating, carousel, a frisbee golf course, and much more.
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.
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.
The Airline Skate Center Inc is a skating facility that features a variety of amenities and events for its visitors. Public skating sessions, birthday party hosting, and food and drink selections are among these amenities provided at the facility.
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.