• Carousel Gardens Spring Opening More Info // March 09 // Buy Ticket
  • Stretch Ya Brass: Sunset Yoga, (by Make Your Move Foundation) More Info // May 22
  • Thursdays at Twilight - New Orleans Mystics - SOLD OUT More Info // May 23
  • Free Zumba Class More Info // May 25
  • Rubber Duck Race More Info // May 25
  • Bounce Ya Brass (by Make Your Move Foundation) More Info // May 25
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The Great Lawn is a green space open to all visitors, but please remember a few rules: No organized sports, cleats or tent spikes are allowed on the Great Lawn.

LATEST BLOG POST: New Orleans City Park Named one of the Best City Parks in America

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This month Thrillist compiled The 18 Best City Parks in America. New Orleans City Park is proud to be named one of 18 ‘best city parks’. With its many attractions, events, and open green spaces, City Park’s 1300 acres is a dream destination for anyone year-round.

The website singled out: Storyland, Carousel Gardens Amusement Park, the New Orleans Botanical Garden, Couturie Forest, the New Orleans Museum of Art and the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden, the Louisiana Children’s Museum, and City Park’s collection of mature live oaks (the largest collection on the planet!).

“Once a spot for dueling...

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