UPCOMING EVENTS:
  • LOOP NOLA City Park Challenge Course General Public Day More Info // September 25 // Buy Ticket
  • Crescent City Farmer’s Market More Info // September 26
  • CPIA Board Meeting More Info // September 28
  • Pelican Greenhouse Plant Sle More Info // October 02
  • Pelican Greenhouse Plant Sale More Info // October 09
  • Art Market Presented by Arts Council New Orleans More Info // October 09
  • City Park: Covid-19 Update

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  • Donate to City Park

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  • City Park Map

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  • Volunteer

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  • Micro Wedding and Elopement Information

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  • Friends of City Park

    Become a member!

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TWEETS FROM THE PARK:

  • We’re sliding into the weekend! Tomorrow the Carousel Gardens Amusement Park is open from 11 am to 6 pm. What bette… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
  • A huge thank you to the 115 volunteers who signed up to help with debris removal this morning. We even beat the rai… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…
  • We need you! Volunteer with our team members this Saturday to assist with debris removal from 8:00 am to 11:00 am.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

CITY PARK FACTS:

At her request, upon her death in 1914, New Orleans philanthropist Sara Lavinia Hyamsí jewelry collection (valued at $30,000/at that time) was sold and the proceeds were used to construct a fountain for the children of New Orleans. The fountain is located inside the gates of Carousel Gardens.

LATEST BLOG POST: City Park Recovery Update + Reopening

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Now, nearly two weeks after Hurricane Ida made landfall, the Park has made significant strides in addressing fallen trees and removing countless tons of debris.  Our urban tree canopy was significantly impacted, along with other Park amenities. Much more work remains.

We are grateful for the resiliency of this urban greenspace.  Things could have been much worse. City Park acted just as a Park should, a big green sponge, absorbing water and mitigating its effects on adjacent neighborhoods.

Park staff and contractors are still performing post-storm tree assessments throughout the 1,300 acres of the Park. Please use caution while in the Park, and avoid...

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