National Park Week
National Park Week is Saturday, April 19, through Sunday, April 27. This year's theme is Go Wild! At Jean Lafitte, we Go Wild for history, for nature, for local culture. Celebrate YOUR national parks with a visit to Jean Lafitte---real or virtual.
Did You Know?
Vultures do not have many predators. If an enemy does approach, the vulture will face its enemy and vomit. This inventive bird also has a unique way to stay cool: it urinates on its legs. The urine also helps kill any germs picked up while standing on a carcass.