King Kat Fishing Tournament

King Kat Fishing Tournament CLICK HERE TO REGISTER HERE Key Dates and Times Location: New Orleans, LA - Lac Des Allemands 2023 Local Event Tourney Date: 09/22/23 - 09/23/23 Late-Fee Deadline: 09/15/23 Off Limits: You may not fish from midnight until 6:30 am on tournament day. Start Time: 6:30am Stop Time: 3:00pm Weigh-In: 4:00pm (anyone […]

Kids Fishing Rodeo

Bonnet Carre Spillway Lower Guide Levee Boat Launch Upper Guide Levee Rd, LaPlace, LA, United States

KIDS FISHING EVENT Bonnet Carre Spillway-Lower Guide 101 Lower Guide Levee Road Norco, LA 70079 9-11 am All kids ages 15 and under are welcome!  Bring your family and fishing gear for a fun day! **Children that participate will have their names entered into a scholarship drawing at the end of the year

Battle for the Paddle

Edward Dufresne Community Center 274 Judge Edward Dufresne PKWY, Luling, LA, United States

Can you cook? 😋🍲 Do you make the best gumbo, the best jambalaya, or the best pastalaya?! Test your skills! Enter the Battle, and win the Paddle! This fun, family event invites family, business, and industry teams from across the region to compete for the titles of 🏆"Best Jambalaya" 🏆"Best Pastalaya" 🏆"Best Gumbo". Any team […]

Mutts Gone Nuts

Lafon Performing Arts Center 275 Judge Edward Dufresne Parkway, Luling, LA, United States

Imagine five of the world’s most talented 4-legged performers in an uproariously funny,comedy dog spectacular that is leaving audiences everywhere howling for more! The all-star lineup includes the highest jumping dog in the universe, a hilarious six pound Pomeranian Pikachu mix, and a host of previously discarded dogs that will dance, prance, flip, and skip […]


St. John Theatre 115 West 4th Street, Reserve, LA, United States

When Al “Lil Fats” Jackson takes the stage, audiences are convinced that the legendary Fats Domino has entered the room.   The south Louisiana native is a master of New Orleans rhythm and blues and best known for his tribute to the legendary Fats Domino. Instilled with a love of music from an early age […]

St. James Pumpkin Patch

St. James Welcome Center 1094 US Hwy 61, Gramercy, United States

Dates and hours: Tuesday October 10th: Friday October 13th: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00p.m. Saturday October 14th: 8:00a.m. – 5:00p.m. Sunday, October 15th: 8:00a.m. – 4:00p.m. Located at the St. James Parish Welcome Center - 1094 US-61 S, Gramercy, LA 70052

Menopause The Musical

Lafon Performing Arts Center 275 Judge Edward Dufresne Parkway, Luling, LA, United States

COME JOIN OUR SISTERHOOD! Four women at a clothing sale have nothing in common but memory loss, hot flashes, night sweats, and more! This hilarious musical parody set to classic tunes from the ‘60s, ‘70s and ‘80s will have you cheering and dancing in the aisles! See what millions of women worldwide have been laughing […]

Halloween Spooktacular

Lafon Performing Arts Center 275 Judge Edward Dufresne Parkway, Luling, LA, United States

The Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by David Torns, will set the tone for Halloween with a selection of eerie musical pieces including John Williams’ Double Trouble. Audiences are encouraged to show off their Halloween costumes.

Poche Plantation Fall Festival

Poche Plantation and RV Park 6554 LA -44, Convent, LA, United States

Artist, Crafters 175 Booths & Acoustical Musicians 7 stages

Veterans Memorial Mississippi River Bridge 5K Run/Walk

St. James Welcome Center 1094 US Hwy 61, Gramercy, United States

  Veterans Memorial Mississippi River Bridge 5K Run/Walk Benefiting WHEN: Saturday, November 4, 2023 TIME: 7:00 am - Race Day Registration and Packet pickup opens 8:30 am - Start of Veterans Memorial Bridge 5k Run/Walk WHERE: St. James Parish Welcome Center Pavilion, 1094 US Hwy 61, Gramercy, La. 70052 *From I-10, Use Exit #194 onto […]

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New Orleans PLANTATIONS Country

Explore the 10 historic estates in the River Parishes of Louisiana and discover the stories rooted in their past.

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New Orleans SWAMP Country

Create memories learning the folklore of our swamps and viewing gators in their natural habitat.

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Andouille was created here, so get out and try the local smokehouses that each have their own version of the "best".

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The region out here is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts to explore and find adventure.

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Lac Des Allmands

Famous for catfish, Lac Des Allemands is a haven for outdoor sportsmen.

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Enjoyed around the world, Perique can only be grown and processed out here.

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Cajun and Creole cuisine are as necessary to our culture as the people who make it.

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Tour buses, shuttles and local airports are all transportation options for the River Parishes.

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Louisiana's River Parishes offers a wide range of lodging options from rustic and quaint to upscale and luxurious.

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