St. Bernard Parish News

Posted on: January 4, 2018

ST. BERNARD PARISH TO HOST JACKSON DAY RACE ON SUNDAY, JANUARY 7TH

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St. Bernard Parish will host the 111th Jackson Day Race, in connection with the Battle of New Orleans Celebration. The race will take place on Sunday, January 7, 2018, from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. The race will begin and end at the Aycock Barn, located at 409 Aycock St., in Old Arabi. There will be road closures on Friscoville Avenue in Old Arabi from North Peters Street to St. Claude Avenue, as well as the eastbound lanes on St. Claude Avenue/St. Bernard Highway from Friscoville Avenue to the Chalmette Battlefield. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Please contact The St. Bernard Parish Office of Tourism for any questions or concerns at 504-278-4242 or visit www.visitstbernard.com.