Picking which park to visit remains your only problem when seeking outdoor activities in Algiers.
Golf Club sells monthly memberships for as low as $30 to Louisiana residents who want to access the 18-hole course.
Memorial park, located in the greater Algiers area, has a swimming pool, a gym
and a football field for those exercise-minded individuals.
Brechtel Park -- accessible for free on weekdays and open year-round -- entices birdwatchers who come to feed the ducks and geese living in the lagoons and native trees. Host a picnic, play on the playground, or climb one of many tall mounds in this 110-acre open space.
Take your canine to NOLA City Bark Dog Park. An annual permit for $48 gives you access to a clean, pristine dog park with agility courses, pools and open play areas.
Attend one of New Orleans many famous annual events, including Mardi Gras, for a cultural extravaganza. Visitors in the know realize that the best time to partake in this festival proves the weekend before it, when the entire city celebrates with festive, stimulating parades. The New Orleans Heritage & Jazz Festival, an annual celebration of the music and culture of New Orleans, takes place over a 10-day period, featuring music from the area and beyond.