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

Bellevue

McDonoghville

Old Gretna