New Orleans Baby Cakes Overview

Fast facts

League: Pacific Coast League

Head Coach: Keith Johnson

Team Mascot: Boudreaux D. Nutria and Clotile

Year Opened: 1997

Capacity: 10000

City / State: Metairie / Louisiana

Rivalries & Top Games to Attend

New Orleans Baby Cakes vs Memphis Redbirds

Rival Team: Memphis Redbirds

The Baby Cakes’ American Conference Southern Division rivals the Memphis Redbirds are the closest team geographically meaning you’ll find some fans of both teams at the games when these two teams clash. If you want to watch a good game of PCL baseball, then make sure to be in attendance when the Baby Cakes and Redbirds square off.

New Orleans Baby Cakes Tailgate Guide


Tailgating is a bit part of the sporting culture in New Orleans, which can be seen on Saturdays at LSU and outside the Superdome on Sundays. Fans from all over the New Orleans area come out to tailgate before Baby Cakes games making every tailgate a can’t miss party.

The lots outside Shrine on Airline open two and a half hours before first pitch and everywhere you look you’ll see fans playing cornhole and enjoy some Louisiana delicacies. Being that this is New Orleans come hungry for gumbo, jambalaya, boudin, and more Cajun and Louisiana favorites.

You’ll have a lot of fun tailgating before a Baby Cakes where you’ll be tailgating with fans who love it so much that the team’s owners almost renamed the team the Tailgators.

Where to tailgate

New Orleans Baby Cakes Stadium Guide

In Game

A Baby Cakes game is a fun evening or afternoon out for families. Kids and adults alike will enjoy the opportunity to see future MLB stars take the field as well as the antics of the Baby Cakes two mascots Boudreaux and his wife, Clotile. You never know what the mascots will do next, so keep your eyes peeled throughout the game.

Fans will also enjoy taking in the game from one of Shrine on Airline’s several fantastic group seating or club seating areas. The Party Shack and Home Run Porch are both excellent places to hold group gatherings and come with food as well as a great view of all the action. The Cake Club though is where you’ll want to be if you want to watch the game in style. Here you’ll be able to beat the heat thanks to the air conditioning and cash bar.

Finally, if you’re looking to watch a Baby Cakes game in a unique way, then you can’t beat the pool in right field. The pool is a perfect way to keep cool on a hot summer afternoon or night, and it provides you with a one of a kind in game experience that you can only find at a select few other parks.

You won’t want to miss your opportunity to take in a Baby Cakes game at Shrine on Airline so get your tickets today.

Things to check out


If you want to beat the heat at a Baby Cakes game, then the pool in right field is the just the place for you. Watching the game from the pool is quite a fun experience, and something every Baby Cakes fan should do at least once.

Party Shack

Those of you hosting a large group gathering at Shrine on Airline will want to reserve the Party Shack. The Party Shack features everything you could want in a group party spot including picnic tables, food, and an excellent view of all the action on the field.

The Strike Zone

Pick up a souvenir from your trip to a Baby Cakes game at The Strike Zone. The Strike Zone is home to a wide variety of Baby Cakes merchandise including caps, t-shirts, jerseys, and more.

Cake Club

The Cake Club is an excellent place to watch the game from if you want to watch the Baby Cakes play in style. The club provides fans with an air conditioned viewing experience, pool tables, a cash bar, and much more, so get your tickets to the Cake Club today.

Home Run Porch

The Home Run Porch provides you with catered food and a fantastic view of all the action on the field. It’s an excellent place for a group outing, so reserve the Home Run Porch for your next visit to Shrine on Airline.

Boudreaux D. Nutria and Clotile

Boudreaux and Clotile are the official mascots of the Baby Cakes and are a must-see for fans of all ages. These two mascots perform a variety of antics at games and do their best to keep everyone entertained throughout the game, so don’t miss them.

Fight Songs

  1. Let’s Go Zephyrs!

    Some fans haven’t accepted the new team name yet

    Let’s Go Zephyrs!

    Let’s Go Zephyrs!

    Let’s Go Zephyrs!

  2. BAby Cakes, BAby Cakes, BAby Cakes…

    BAby Cakes, BAby Cakes, BAby Cakes…

New Orleans Baby Cakes Bars & Restaurants

  1. Perry’s Sports Bar and Grill

    Perry's Sports Bar and Grill

    Enjoy your favorite sports with your favorite New Orleans Cajun dishes.

    5252 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Metairie, LA 70006, USA

    Bar website

    sportsbar - $

  2. KJ’s Place

    KJs Place

    The fun never stops once you enter KJ's Place.

    2500 W Metairie Ave, Kenner, LA 70062, USA

    Bar website

    american - $

  3. Laketown Bar & Grill

    Laketown Bar and Grill

    Relaxed haunt, open 24/7, featuring standard American bar fare, pool, video poker & sports on TV.

    4041 Williams Blvd, Kenner, LA 70065, USA

    Bar website

    american - $$

  4. Swamp Room

    Swamp Room

    Swamp Room offers diners a comfortable, fun atmosphere and tasty food.

    5400 Veterans Blvd, Metairie, LA 70003, USA

    Bar website

    american - $$

  5. New Orleans Original Daiquiris

    New Orleans Original Daiquiris

    Outpost of a New Orleans-inspired chain offering loads of frozen drinks in a counter-serve setting.

    6201 Airline Dr, Metairie, LA 70003, USA

    Bar website

    american - $

  6. Step Brothers Bar & Grill

    The Fat Frogg Bar and Grill

    Feels like home, everytime!

    4971 W Napoleon Ave, Metairie, LA 70001, USA

    Bar website

    sportsbar - $

  7. Piccadilly Restaurants

    Piccadilly Restaurants

    Southern cafeteria chain dishing up American comfort classics in a simple, family-friendly setting.

    2222 Clearview Pkwy, Metairie, LA 70001, USA

    Bar website

    american - $

  8. New Orleans Hamburger & Seafood Co.

    New Orleans Hamburger and Seafood Co

    Counter serve with po' boys, seafood & burgers in a kid-friendly space with a drive-thru.

    1005 S Clearview Pkwy, New Orleans, LA 70121, USA

    Bar website

    american - $$

  9. Don’s Seafood

    Dons Seafood

    Family-friendly sit-down spot for fried seafood, steaks & Cajun fare in a low-key setting.

    4801 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Metairie, LA 70006, USA

    Bar website

    american - $$

  10. Austin’s Restaurant

    Austins Restaurant

    White-tablecloth restaurant & bar for seafood, steaks & Creole specialties, plus a weekend pianist.

    5101 W Esplanade Ave, Metairie, LA 70006, USA

    Bar website

    steakhouse - $$