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The National WWII Museum's Freedom Pavilion at dusk, located in New Orleans. ©National WWII Museum
Explore the Shreveport Aquarium
Photo ©Philip Gould
Head to DeRidder for the Beauregard Watermelon Festival.
Spectacular fishing in Cocodrie, Louisiana
Experience the Cajun version of Mardi Gras at the Courir de Mardi Gras in Eunice, Louisiana.
McGees Swamp Tour - Airboat through the swamp!
Rent canoes and paddle Lake Fausse Pointe State Park
View amazing numbers of birds like the Egret on the Grand Isle Loop of the America's Wetland Birding Trail.
There are plenty of inshore and offshore Louisiana fishing opportunities.
Visit the USS Kidd Veterans Museum in Baton Rouge.
Red River Balloon Rally in Shreveport-Bossier
San Francisco Plantation recently reopened after more than $1 million in renovations.
Head our for a day of shopping in Ponchatoula, America's Antique City.
Southeastern Louisiana University Band and Drill Team pre-game ©Southeastern Louisiana University
Take in the beautiful fish and marine life at the Shreveport Aquarium in Shreveport, Louisiana ©Shreveport-Bossier CVB
Explore the grounds of Whitney Plantation in Louisiana. ©Elsa Hahne
Cabins for rent at Poverty Point Reservoir State Park near Monroe, Louisiana
Conrad Rice Mill Pecan Rice ©Conrad Rice Mill & Konriko Company Store
Red River Revel Festival in Shreveport
Take the family to experience the magic of the underwater worlds at the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas. ©Jeff Strout; Audubon Aquarium of Americas
Creole Queen Paddlewheeler New Orleans
Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival
Bayou Adventure Kayaking
Visit the Alexandria Zoo to have an afternoon of fun with the whole family.
Tap room at Parish Brewing Co.
Audubon Insectarium ©Audubon Institute
Explore the beauty of Louisiana's pine forests via horseback in the Kisatchie National Forest.
Take a swamp tour to see some of Louisiana's alligators. ©LouisianaNorthshore.com
Take a break and wander through the trees at the Kisatchie National Forest outside Alexandria.
Barataria Preserve ©LouisianaTravel.com
Joseph Jefferson House at Rip Van Winkle Gardens ©Rip Van Winkle Gardens
Shrimp and Petroleum Festival ©Cajun Coast CVB
Your taste buds will sing at the Sweet Dough Pie Festival in Grand Coteau, Louisiana
Houseboating with Miss Sandi Houseboat Rentals. Photo: Miss Sandi Houseboat Rentals ©Miss Sandi Houseboat Rentals
Jump aboard the Steamboat Natchez Paddlewheeler for incredible sights of city of New Orleans.
Fishing for the big Redfish in the brackish waters in Lafourche Parish, Louisiana.
Live Cajun Music in Breaux Bridge Louisiana
Visit the Alexandria Zoo to see Louisiana's native black bears.
Louisiana Lt. Governor Billy Nungesser with members of the Tarpon Rodeo team at the 90th annual International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo in 2018 ©TarponRodeo.org
Visit Mike the Tiger at the Louisiana State University Campus in Baton Rouge.
Visit New Orleans City Park and the Botanical Gardens.
Creole Nature Trail in Lake Charles, Louisiana
SudioBe in New Orleans ©SudioBe, Brandan Odums
Visit Landry Vineyards in Monroe for their Summer Concert Series.
Get ready for the big football game with an epic LSU tailgating scene!
Mitcham Farms Peaches ©Mitcham Farms
BREC's Bluebonnet Swamp in Baton Rouge
Festival International de Louisiane in Lafayette, Louisiana ©Festival International de Louisiane
Red River Balloon Rally in Shreveport ©Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Visitors Bureau
Don't miss the annual French Quarter Festival in New Orleans - it's one of the largest (and most fun) free festivals in the South!
Shrimp Boats at The Shrimp and Petroleum Festival ©Cajun Coast CVB
Kayaking on Cane Bayou ©Leigh Wright
Bring your dancing shoes to the Original Southwest Louisiana Zydeco Music Festival in Opelousas.
Gorgeous sunsets can accompany your fishing trip on Poverty Point Reservoir State Park.
Jungle Gardens in Iberia Parish ©Jungle Gardens
Go Stand Up Paddleboarding on the Tchefuncte River in the Northshore area of Louisiana. ©Bayou Paddle Co.
Holly Beach near Lake Charles, Louisiana
Landry Vineyards Behind the Scenes
Students playing cornhole at Southeastern Louisiana University ©Southeastern Louisiana University
Grosse Savanne Eco-tour ©www.parkerbrandcreative.com
Christmas bonfires on the Mississippi River levee
Hike the trails at Tunica Hills Wildlife Area just a short drive outside Baton Rouge.
Tour San Francisco Plantation along the River Road between New Orleans and Baton Rouge.
July 4th Fireworks at L'Auberge Casino in Baton Rouge
Hit the trails on horseback in Kisatchie National Forest.
Louisiana State Capitol in Baton Rouge
Head to the historic Grand Opera House of the South in Crowley, Louisiana
Champ the Louisiana Tech University Bulldog Mascot at a pre-game pep rally
Explore the Sports Hall of Fame and Northwest Louisiana History Museum in Natchitoches.
Spend a day enjoying nature on Fontainbleau State Park Beach.
Finishers of The Louisiana Marathon in Baton Rouge.
Admire the amazing gardens in the Afton Villa Gardens in St. Francisville, LA
Thrill seekers enjoy rides at the Louisiana State Fair in Shreveport
Dancing at the Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival.
Dine in the Pines event in downtown Ruston.
Enjoy lakeside camping at Lake Bistineau State Park. Don't forget your kayak!
The festival games are taken seriously at the Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival.
Enjoy Festival Acadiens et Creoles in Lafayette every October.
Visiting NOLA? Practice yoga in one of the most historic buildings in the city.
The amazing fields of sunflowers will brighten your day as you head into Gilliam for the Sunflower Trail and Festival in the spring.
Experience Buck and Johnny's Zydeco Breakfast in Breaux Bridge.
The State Fair of Louisiana's carnival grounds in Shreveport.
Visit Landry Vineyards for wine tasting and concerts in Monroe, Louisiana
Feeding Animals at Leaning Oak Farm ©Leaning Oak Farm
Get ready to dance at the Jolly Inn Cajun Dance Hall in Houma.
Red River Balloon Rally in Shreveport, Louisiana.
Uncle Sam Jam - Jefferson Parish ©Uncle Same Jam - Facebook
Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival
Tour Landry Vineyards in Monroe to experience some of Louisiana's wine country.
Kayak around Arnaudville and swing by the Little Big Cup for a treat in between adventures!
Fishing dock at the Poverty Point Reservoir State Park in Delhi, Louisiana
Bayou Segnette State Park ©LouisianaTravel.com
Jungle Gardens ©Jungle Gardens
Stop and smell the roses at the American Rose Center in Shreveport. ©Shreveport-Bossier CVB
Shadows on the Teche Museum ©Shadows on the Teche
Dixie Center for the Arts ©Dixie Center for the Arts
Ride bikes on the Tammany Trace. ©LouisianaNorthshore.com