Metairie, LA - New Orleans Baby & Child Fest, presented by Ochsner Health System, features more than 100 exhibitors and sponsors, thousands of dollars in giveaways, music by Papillion, a meet and greet with The Cat in the Hat, a Kids Activity Area furnished by Le Jouet Toys, interactive displays, face painting and a Family Lounge outfitted by Best Buy, complete with big screen TVs, game systems and gadgets.
Learn, shop and play with some of the top businesses in the New Orleans metro area that cater to expectant parents and families with young children.
“Baby & Child Fest is a local event put on by local parents,” Jennifer Walker, Co-Founder and Event Coordinator of New Orleans Baby Fest, said. “We love to showcase the unique items and services our area has to offer. It’s a day of fun for children, parents and expectant parents alike. The number of exhibitors and sponsors has increased for the third straight year.”
Ochsner Health System, with a team of more than 100 pediatric-focused physicians in 27 different specialties, returns as Presenting Sponsor for the third year. Ochsner Pediatricians will be at Baby & Child Fest all day to answer questions. "Ochsner is proud to support this event and the needs of both our community and families," Beth Walker, Vice President, Women's & Children's Services, Ochsner Medical Center said. "It is an honor to be a part of this special offering."
WHAT: New Orleans Baby & Child Fest, one-stop shopping and learning opportunity for expectant parents and families with young children. Learn, shop and play with more than 100 exhibitors and sponsors, including boutiques, photographers, baby services and more.
- ‘Ask the Pediatrician’ with doctors from Ochsner Health System
- Sing and dance with children’s musician Papillion
- Meet Dr. Seuss’ The Cat in the Hat
- Kids Activity Area – Interactive toys from Le Jouet, games, face painting & more
- Baby Changing Station / Nursing Lounge
WHEN: Saturday, October 6th, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
WHERE: The Pontchartrain Center, Kenner, LA (FREE PARKING)
ADMISSION: $8 at the door, children get in FREE. Discounted tickets ($5.00) at NewOrleansBabyFest.com