Ascension Parish Tourism Commission
Louisiana's Sweet Spot, Ascension Parish, located between Baton Rouge and New Orleans just off I10 where soul food merges with creole cuisine and where art, agriculture and industry meld to echo yesterday and today. Just as the sugar coaxes out the flavor in everything it's added to, the fusion of many ethnicities in Ascension Parish add flavor to its rich heritage of cultural and culinary traditions. Sprawling sugar cane fields and beautiful cypress swamplands surround our quaint towns that always offer a special experience for both new visitors and natives. Explore the old south with a new twist in Louisiana's Sweet Spot, Ascension Parish.