About Freret Street

Freret Street is conveniently located in Uptown New Orleans, near the University District — just blocks from the campuses of Tulane and Loyola Universities. Stroll along the historic corridor and visit diverse shops, restaurants and bars. You will be drawn back to Freret to visit, play, work and live!

The district is walkable to parks, playgrounds, universities, some of the cities best schools and more! We welcome you to come see the New Freret. Click to view the RTA #15 Freret Bus Schedule.

The New Freret

( About the Freret Business and Property Owner Association )

The Freret Business and Property Owner Association seeks to promote business on the Freret Corridor from Jefferson Avenue to Napoleon Avenue. The organization was chartered to support, promote and attract businesses to invest on Freret Street.

Our Mission

To establish an image that Freret Street is a safe, vibrant, easily accessible destination to shop, dine, play, work and live.

Our Main Goals

  • Promote Freret Street through consistent marketing + community events
  • Encourage investment on the corridor
  • Provide a clean corridor and enhance safety

Doing Business on Freret

Are you looking at Freret Street for your new business venture? Please contact us so we can provide you with information about zoning in the district and resources to get your business in commerce! Email us for more information about joining The New Freret at thenewfreret@gmail.com

Board of Directors

  • Michael Casey
  • Michael Collins
  • Kellie Grengs

Small Business Resources

The Freret Street Business & Property Owner’s Association takes an active role in representing businesses along Freret Street’s commercial corridor. We will use this section of the website to post links and information about our affiliate members, and other resources for small businesses in the area.

Member Affiliate Links


New Orleans Restaurant & Entertainment District | Freret Street New Orleans, LA 70115

Freret Street is located in the heart of Uptown New Orleans. It’s convenient and accessible from many of the area’s main avenues and boulevards, and since the Freret Arts & Entertainment District is just 8 blocks long — its easily walkable from end to end.