The Fly (Avenger Park)

Park, Scenic Lookout, Soccer Field
West Dr. (Riverside of the Audubon Zoo)
New Orleans, LA 70118


  • Nice place by the Mississippi river. Bring a dog-best pickup tool ever. - McKenzie, Real World: New Orleans
  • Daiquiri + Mississippi River + sunset + The Fly = Quintessential New Orleans afternoon
  • if you're here there's nothing more to say - have fun !
  • I love the fly! I learned to roller skate here as a child and had even more great times as an adult!
  • Instructions: Bring a hammock, some strawbita, good music, then just chill & watch the sunset.
  • Great place to work out, lay out or hang out :)
  • softball practice
  • Dont jump in the river and join the beer pong game
  • great hang out spot to watch the sun set
  • Great place to walk along the Mississippi and get away from all the tourists
  • Come here all the time! As often as you can. But try not to get stuck behind a train.
  • Grab a daiquiri and watch some barges go by. Also good for kicking around or throwing a ball.
  • Best spot to watch the sunset.
  • Park behind the Zoo along the river. Perfect for sunbathing, crawfish boils, baseball games and birthday parties. Tip: Closer to the entrance tends to be more college-aged so drive a little further.
  • Wear sunscreen and bring a daiquiri.
  • Visit the Tree of Life. Amazing the history that this tree has "seen."
  • nice view of the sunset - but head a bit east to avoid the recycling center view
  • Sunsets are beautiful here.
  • NOLA's most scenic sunset
  • Beautiful scenery. Nice for an outing with friends.

Nearby places

6500 Magazine St
5600 Magazine St (btwn Arabella & Joseph St)