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A network of bayous and shipping channels converge on Houma, creating a crisscross of busy waterways within the city. Many streets are two-lane avenues split down the middle by canals plied by small vessels, and the sight of shrimp boats docked just before their skippers' homes is as common as the family minivan parked in front of other American households. Houma is widely considered the de facto capital of deep bayou country, and here the many pleasures of the region's robust culture are easily accessible. The city is the jumping-off point for countless charter fishing adventures, birding expeditions and swamp tours along the ecologically rich wetlands stretching out toward the Gulf, while the Native American tribe of the United Houma Nation is headquartered here and hosts frequent cultural events. Boisterous Mardi Gras celebrations consume the city each year, while dance halls and restaurants showcase the region's Cajun heritage every day.

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    114 Tourist Dr. Gray, LA 70359
    Travel less than an hour southwest of New Orleans and you'll enter Louisiana's Bayou Country in Houma. Bordered by the bountiful Gulf of Mexico, surrounded by rich bayous, and shaded by an endless...
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    128 Cattle Ln Houma, LA 70360
    City: Houma
    102 Parnell Drive Houma, LA 70360
    Capt.Tommy Pellegrin. Charter fishing offshore and shoreline. Red snapper and tuna specialist. All saltwater fishing available. Credit Cards accepted: A/E, V, D, M/C. Hours vary by season.
    City: Houma
    809 Bayou Black Dr. Houma, LA 70360
    Corner of Hwys 182 & 311. Authentic Cajun café serving Cajun meals & homemade desserts since 1963. Cajun/Country music Fri. nights 6-9pm. M-F 10:30am-3pm,Sa 10:30am-2pm.
    City: Houma
    7829 Main St Houma, LA 70360
    Located in the Downtown Historic District. Performance season runs July-May. Call for performance and showtimes or visit our website. $10.00 per ticket. Cash and checks accepted only.
    City: Houma
    210 S. Hollywood Rd. Houma, LA 70360
    158 Deluxe guest rooms, 2 spacious suites, indoor recreational facility/dome, arcade room, fitness center, newly renovated sleeping rooms, 2 lounges, 2 full service restaurants, banquet facility ...
    City: Houma
    1029 West Tunnel Blvd. Houma, LA 70364
    Open Sunday 12pm-9pm, Monday-Thursday, 11-2 and 5-9 and Friday 11-2, 5-10, Saturdays 12pm-10pm. Closed on Tuesdays. Major credit cards accepted.
    City: Houma
    311 Pecan Street Houma, LA 70364
    Two homes, 5 bedrooms, 5 baths. One cottage on waterway. Located in safe middle-class neighborhood. Great rates $40-$55. Cajun hospitality at its best. Call now. Credit cards not accepted. Open...
    City: Houma
    346 Civic Center Blvd. Houma, LA 70360
    100,000 sq.ft. convention, entertainment & exhibition facility. Hosts family and consumer shows, concerts, performing arts & conventions. Hours vary by event.
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A network of bayous and shipping channels converge on Houma, creating a crisscross of busy waterways within the city. Many streets are two-lane avenues split down the middle by canals plied by small vessels, and the sight of shrimp boats docked just before their skippers' homes is as common as the family minivan parked in front of other American households. Houma is widely considered the de facto capital of deep bayou country, and here the many pleasures of the region's robust culture are easily accessible. The city is the jumping-off point for countless charter fishing adventures, birding expeditions and swamp tours along the ecologically rich wetlands stretching out toward the Gulf, while the Native American tribe of the United Houma Nation is headquartered here and hosts frequent cultural events. Boisterous Mardi Gras celebrations consume the city each year, while dance halls and restaurants showcase the region's Cajun heritage every day.

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