With a population of nearly 67,000 people, Kenner the sixth largest city in the state of Louisiana. The beauty of this city is that you get all of the amazing features of a larger city while still enjoying the comfort of a small town community.
With so much going on inside the city limits, and of course, its close proximity to New Orleans, you’ll never lack fun things to do. Like most Southeastern Louisiana towns, life in Kenner can easily revolve around the water. The city sits in between the mighty Mississippi River and beautiful Lake Pontchartrain. This means that fresh seafood reigns supreme, and there are plenty of aquatic activities to enjoy including fishing, boating, exercising along the shoreline, enjoying incredible sunset views, and even joining the excitement of the Treasure Chest Casino housed in a classic Louisiana steamboat.
Your children will not only receive a high-quality education during school hours. They can also expand their imaginations by touring one of the city’s fantastic museums including the Louisiana toy Museum, the Mardi Gras Museum, the Kenner Planetarium and Space Science Complex. While not taking in one of these great learning experiences, ensure your kids stay active by enrolling them in one of the many recreational sports leagues.
You’ll love the sixteen block Main Street district known as “Rivertown” that features many high-quality restaurants, art galleries, and boutique shops. And if that wasn’t enough to satisfy your shopping urges, there’s the nearby Esplanade Mall that features a multitude of local and national stores.
In Kenner, you’re just minutes from the Louis Armstrong International Airport and the sights and sounds of the French Quarter. With a rich cultural history and big city amenities, you’ll soon be immersed in the wonderful fun and hospitable community of Kenner!