Northshore Summer Guide

Northshore Cheap Summer Fun

This year’s free summer fun list is brought to you by Rapid Urgent Care, open 365 days a year–even holidays. Museums Abita Mystery House. 22275 Hwy. 36, Abita Springs. $5/person. Open 10AM-5PM seven days a week. An outrageous collection of “things” for your family to explore. Read more about the Mystery House here. Abita Springs…

Water Fun on the New Orleans Northshore

This post has been updated for 2021. Please leave us a note if you see something that needs correcting. For many of us, summertime means putting on your swim suit and playing in the water. Here we’ve compiled a complete list of places for water fun on the Northshore and beyond. Splash Pads Abita Trailhead…

Northshore Vacation Bible Schools

Week of June 7th Aldersgate United Methodist, Slidell June 3rd-June 7th 9:00AM-Noon For children 3 (and potty-trained) through finished 5th grade. Theme: Rocky Railroad Cost: $10/child. $40 family max. Online registration available here. Church of the King, Mandeville June 7th-11th 9AM-Noon Ages not listed but in the past it has been for kids entering Kindergarten…

Enjoy Cheap Movies with Regal Cinemas’ Summer Movie Express

Cheap Movies at Regal Summer Movie Express Every summer our local Regal Theater will show a series of movies for just $1 on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings. This is a fantastic way to keep the kids entertained when it’s too hot to be outside. This is also a great chance for kiddos to practice their…

Northshore Summer Camps

This list has been updated to the best of our ability for 2021. Please email corrections to katy@northshoreparent.com Featured Summer Camps special advertising section KidCam  With over 45 years running summer camps and 4 Northshore locations to attend, Kidcam knows how to make summers rock!  Parents can build their summer in a way that works for…

Twenty Fun Day Trips You Can Take From the Northshore

It’s summertime! It’s hot and the kids are out of school. If you’re anything like us, you might be getting a touch of wanderlust. But you might also be a little nervous about a BIG TRIP right now. Or maybe funds are tight. We’ve all been there. So maybe it’s a good time to soothe…

Where to Find U Pick Blueberries on the Northshore

Every summer my mother-in-law goes blueberry picking and comes home with enough blueberries to feed most of the Northshore. She eats some, freezes some, and gives them to friends. Blueberry season has just started here in south Louisiana so it’s a great time to go picking. Kids love this activity too so don’t be afraid…

The “Grand Canyon of Mississippi” Provides Stunning Views in an Unexpected Place

Editor’s Note: Red Bluff is located on private property. It is a popular hiking destination for many. Officials in the area appear to be aware of this based on an article I found here. Nonetheless, should you choose to go hiking at Red Bluff please be aware that it is not maintained by any organization…