Gretna LA A small West Bank community

    Clocking in at less than 5 square miles, the little city of Gretna LA has a lot to offer residents.

    Dedicated police department, city council and mayor

    Charming historic architecture mixed with new construction

    Established neighborhoods that provide quick access to downtown New Orleans

    Locally owned restaurants and shopping options

    Weekly farmer’s market

    Monthly art walk

    Annual Gretna Heritage Festival, one of the largest festivals in Louisiana

    Annual holiday events such as Trick or Treating at the market, door decorating contests and Christmas caroling at City Hall

    Community events like the Food Truck Fest and the annual soup cook off

    City sponsored youth and adult athletics


    Popular Gretna neighborhoods

    Garden Park



    Old Gretna