DescriptionKenner lies on the Mississippi River just west of New Orleans. Minor Kenner and his brother William Butler Kenner founded the town in 1852 in a successful attempt to lure the builders of the New Orleans, Jackson and Great Northern Railroad to run the railway near their sugar plantations. Currently, oil and gas are the largest industries.
ShoppingThe Esplanade , 1401 W. Esplanade Ave. off Williams Boulevard, is one of the largest local shopping areas; stores include Dillard's and Target.
Things to SeeRivertown