About Tangipahoa Parish
Just a short drive from the cities of New Orleans and Baton Rouge, Tangipahoa Parish is a thriving area with numerous activities for both residents and visitors. Not only is its largest city Hammond, home of the Southeastern Louisiana University Lions, but it is also a stop on Amtrak’s famous City of New Orleans. The parish has many shopping and entertainment venues, with Old Town Hammond housing restaurants, clubs, and theaters. There is also Global Wildlife, for a family day of adventure. Tangipahoa parish is filled with active cities like Hammond and Ponchatoula as well as smaller towns where you can get away from city life if that’s more your style.