Gonzales

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Along the road between Baton Rouge and New Orleans, Gonzales awaits. This city brashly proclaims itself the “Jambalaya Capital of the World.” With so much competition in the neighborhood, you better be able to back up such a claim. And Gonzales does. For more than 40 years, Gonzales has held an annual springtime Jambalaya Festival and even has a Jambalaya Park next to the city hall. The town’s name does not originate, as one might imagine, from the Spanish colonial days of Louisiana. Rather, the town was named after a local resident of the late 19thcentury. With its proximity to the Mississippi River, there are a number of antebellum plantation homes within a short drive. Gonzales is a shopper’s xanadu. Its sprawling Tanger Factory Outlet Mall attracts people from miles away. The same goes for the 165,000-square-foot Cabela’s, which is part museum, part retail store for campers, fishermen and hunters.

 

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    City: Gonzales
    2806 West Hwy. 30 Gonzales, LA 70737
    We are the center for much of what makes south Louisiana truly unique and wonderful.
    City: Gonzales
    822 N Felix Avenue Gonzales, LA 70737
    Ratcliff's Florist proudly serves the Gonzales, Louisiana area. We are family owned and operated, and committed to offering only the finest floral arrangements and gifts, backed by service that is...
    City: Gonzales
    2539 Highway 30 Gonzales, LA 70737
    Supreme Inn and Suites Gonzales is located in Gonzales, Louisiana, also known as the Jambalaya Capital of the World. We offer spacious and affordable accommodations and are conveniently located 20...
    City: Gonzales
    2142 W. Highway 30 Gonzales, LA 70737
    60 Units Located Just off I-10
    City: Gonzales
    5405 Hwy. 44 Gonzales, LA 70737
    The Robert family of Burnside, Louisiana is pleased to announce the addition of Bernadette's Restaurant, a new fine dining establishment on the grounds of the Cabin Restaurant, a favorite in the...
    City: Gonzales
    217 N Airline Hwy Gonzales, LA 70737
    **CALL TO SCHEDULE AN EVENT.
    City: Gonzales
    422 Hwy. 30 W. Gonzales, LA 70000
    City: Gonzales
    217 N Airline Hwy Gonzales, LA 70737
    ...back in 1962 in Augusta, Georgia company founder Nick Pascarella discovered a unique way of grilling steaks. If searing the bottom of the steak made it juicy, he reasoned that adding flames to...
    City: Gonzales
    1918 West Hwy 30 Gonzales, LA 70737
    Experience Southern hospitality at the Best Western Inn of Gonzales, the charm of a small town with the convenience of two large cities, Baton Rouge and New Orleans. Enjoy the French Cajun culture...
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Along the road between Baton Rouge and New Orleans, Gonzales awaits. This city brashly proclaims itself the “Jambalaya Capital of the World.” With so much competition in the neighborhood, you better be able to back up such a claim. And Gonzales does. For more than 40 years, Gonzales has held an annual springtime Jambalaya Festival and even has a Jambalaya Park next to the city hall. The town’s name does not originate, as one might imagine, from the Spanish colonial days of Louisiana. Rather, the town was named after a local resident of the late 19thcentury. With its proximity to the Mississippi River, there are a number of antebellum plantation homes within a short drive. Gonzales is a shopper’s xanadu. Its sprawling Tanger Factory Outlet Mall attracts people from miles away. The same goes for the 165,000-square-foot Cabela’s, which is part museum, part retail store for campers, fishermen and hunters.

 
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