Annual fishing rodeo
St. Bernard is just 5 miles from downtown New Orleans, yet its scenic beauty, cultural treasures and beautiful waterways will make you yearn to remain in its tranquil surroundings. Bountiful waterways such as Lake Borne, the Mississippi River and Breton Sound make this a paradise for fishing, hunting or birdwatching. Step back in time to where the War of 1812 ended and where Spanish colonists orignially settled in 1778. A quaint byway drive or a fabulous fiesta, map out your adventure to New Orleans' most historic neighbor.