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2017 Gretna Heritage Festival Announcement

The dates for the 2017 Gretna Heritage Festival are set for September 29th, 30th and October 1st.

Final arrangements are being made now for this years lineup which is sure to please. Stay tuned for more information.

You can get ticket information and sponsorship information now by visiting

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The West Bank Beacon

The West Bank Beacon is a local monthly publication with a mailed circulation of over 15,000 and thousands more distributed at points from Gretna to Grand Isle, the Beacon tells the story of a thriving community. A “good news” newspaper, our mission is to make readers aware of how both individuals and groups are making a positive difference in the neighborhoods where they live. This includes a focus on civic and city initiatives, volunteer efforts, and charity fundraisers, to name just a few examples.

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Upcoming Events

Mar 02

Friday Night Gretna “EZ” Ride

March 2 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mar 03

Gretna Farmer’s Market

March 3 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm