Let Seven Three Distilling Co. be your one-stop on game day. We will be providing secure parking spots that must be reserved in advance for all game days this football season. Have your pre-game routine in place now so all you have to do on game day is enjoy cocktails and cheer.

To reserve, email info@seventhreedistilling.com. Spots are limited.

We have game day parking!

Let Seven Three Distilling Co. be your one-stop on game day. We will be providing secure parking spots that must be reserved in advance for all game days this football season. Have your pre-game routine in place now so all you have to do on game day is enjoy cocktails and cheer.

To reserve, email info@seventhreedistilling.com. Spots are limited.

We have game day parking!

Let Seven Three Distilling Co. be your one-stop on game day. We will be providing secure parking spots that must be reserved in advance for all game days this football season. Have your pre-game routine in place now so all you have to do on game day is enjoy cocktails and cheer.

To reserve, email info@seventhreedistilling.com. Spots are limited.

Let Seven Three Distilling Co. be your one-stop on game day. We will be providing secure parking spots that must be reserved in advance for all game days this football season. Have your pre-game routine in place now so all you have to do on game day is enjoy cocktails and cheer.

To reserve, email info@seventhreedistilling.com. Spots are limited.

Unveiling the Amazing Influence of Gentilly in New Orleans!

Nestled within the vibrant streets of New Orleans, the Gentilly neighborhood boasts a rich historical tapestry that dates back to the 18th century. Of particular significance is the renowned Gentilly Ridge, a natural geological formation that has played a pivotal role in shaping the neighborhood’s landscape and history.

Map of Gentilly; a neighboorhood of New Orleans
Map of Gentilly

Gentilly: A Strategic Location

Initially established as a sprawling plantation, the area evolved over the years into a diverse residential community, with the Gentilly Ridge serving as a defining geographical feature. This natural elevation, known for its higher ground compared to the surrounding areas, served as a protective barrier during various natural disasters, including hurricanes and floods, thus solidifying its importance in the region’s history.

The Gentilly Ridge’s strategic elevation also contributed to the neighborhood’s development, attracting settlers and leading to the construction of resilient homes and structures that could withstand the region’s unpredictable climate. This unique topographical characteristic continues to influence the architectural styles and urban planning of the area, showcasing a blend of historic charm and modern resilience.

Gentilly Gin by Seven Three Distilling Co.
Gentilly Gin pays tribute to the Gentilly Neighborhood

 

Additionally, the Gentilly Ridge’s historical significance extends beyond its protective role. It has served as a witness to the evolution of the neighborhood, with remnants of its past still visible in the form of historic landmarks, architectural wonders, and cultural monuments that dot the landscape. From charming colonial-style homes to notable landmarks like the St. James A.M.E. Church, Gentilly’s historical fabric is interwoven with the legacy of the Gentilly Ridge.

Furthermore, the neighborhood’s rich history is preserved and celebrated through various community initiatives and cultural events that pay homage to its past. The Gentilly Historical Society, for instance, actively engages in preserving the neighborhood’s heritage and educating the public about its historical significance.

picture of old gentilly
Old Gentilly

In essence, the Gentilly Ridge remains not only a geological marvel but also a cornerstone of the neighborhood’s history, shaping its development and character over the centuries. As visitors traverse the streets of Gentilly, they are invited to unravel the intriguing tale of a neighborhood shaped by the enduring influence of the remarkable Gentilly Ridge.

Map of Gentilly; a neighboorhood of New Orleans
Map of Gentilly

Want to Learn more about the great city of New Orleans? We highly recommend you check out Cajun Encounters Tour Company or New Orleans Legendary Walking Tours to learn more about our great city!

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