On the south shore of Lake Pontchartrain is Metairie, one of the oldest communities in the US -- often referred to as 'Old Metairie' by locals. Visitors here can enjoy shopping and fine dining, with a range of high-end boutiques, seafood restaurants, and a vibrant nightlife. Being in close proximity to New Orleans, Metairie is also a popular spot for Mardi Gras parades.
Lafreniere Park is a must-visit for families in Metairie, boasting a carousel, walking trail, playgrounds, and a large duck pond. Elsewhere, Lakeside Shopping Center is one of the largest shopping malls in Louisiana and is ideal for a little retail therapy. Baseball fans will enjoy the local team, the New Orleans Baby Cakes, who often play at Privateer park.
The summer months are the best time to visit Metairie.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Metairie. The warmest months in Metairie are June and May, when temperatures reach 96 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 28 ˚F. The wettest month in Metairie is August with 16.19 inches of rain, while the driest month is November with 0.22 inches of rain.
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If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 147 accommodations in Metairie that have WiFi. 39 places to stay include a breakfast. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 14 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you are driving to Metairie, you'll want to pick from 152 places to stay that provide parking. We have 28 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.
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