Living in the Region

Something for Everyone to Enjoy

Ochsner is immersed in Southeast Louisiana’s community, which is famous for its culture, music, food, entertainment, architecture and history.

  • Entertainment – More than 400 annual festivals, countless events, and attractions including Mardi Gras, French Quarter Festival, Jazz and Heritage Festival, National World War II Museum, Aquarium of the Americas, and more
  • Music – The birthplace of jazz is also home to Cajun and Zydeco music
  • Food – Enjoy traditional foods and classic dishes such as poboys, jambalaya and gumbo, and world-renowned restaurants such as Emeril’s and Antoine’s
  • Sports – Louisiana, known as the “Sportsman’s Paradise”, has no shortage of sporting events. From the great outdoors to top-notch NFL and college football, NBA basketball, minor league baseball, and much more! Ochsner is also a proud sponsor of the New Orleans Saints NFL team and the New Orleans Pelicans NBA team.

Discover Louisiana

There’s a lot to do and discover in Louisiana. Check out the official Louisiana Travel website and see for yourself!

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