We’re a merry band of crawfish eating, brass band loving, Bayou State traveling, king cake connoisseurs. Read along and share our joie de vivre for Sportsman’s Paradise.

  • DeRidder Gothic Jail
    Fri, 10/13/2017

    Built in 1915, the Gothic Jail of DeRidder is believed to be haunted by the two men hanged for their crimes from the top of the spiraling, multi-story stairwell. Now—just in time for Halloween—not only can you tour the jail, you...

  • Strawberry Festival
    Wed, 09/20/2017

    Fall festival season is in full swing. More than 60 festivals take place in October celebrating everything from beignets to pumpkins and even spooky spirits. Make sure you bring your dancing shoes and your appetites to your...

  • Shrimp and Petroleum Festival
    Wed, 08/30/2017

    You will still be able to tap your toes and tempt your taste buds August 31st – September 4th at Louisiana's oldest state-chartered harvest festival, just keep in mind the following things: 1.) The Music Stage will be...

  • Wed, 07/26/2017

    If you love a good cooking competition, New Orleans is the place to be on Saturday, August 5 when 13 chefs from around the U.S. compete for the title of King or Queen of American Seafood. The 2017 Great American Seafood Cook-Off...

  • Wed, 06/07/2017

    June is the month to make a Louisiana State Park or Historic Site your destination! There is lots of fun to be had, especially with National Fishing & Boating week and National Get Outdoors Day coming up soon! Here’s just a...

  • Mon, 01/02/2017

    Did you know that nationally, more than 658 million vacation days go unused each year? Project Time Off is advocating for America’s workers to take the time off they’ve earned and we’re on board! This year, we challenge you to...