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There are plenty of inshore and offshore Louisiana fishing opportunities.
Mitcham Farms Peaches ©Mitcham Farms
Uncle Sam Jam - Jefferson Parish ©Uncle Same Jam - Facebook
Rockets Over The Red River Lighted Tree Bossier City ©Shannon Palmer/Shreveport-Bossier.org
Holly Beach near Lake Charles, Louisiana
Dine in the Pines event in downtown Ruston.
Visit Mike the Tiger at the Louisiana State University Campus in Baton Rouge.
Explore the Sports Hall of Fame and Northwest Louisiana History Museum in Natchitoches.
Red River Balloon Rally in Shreveport ©Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Visitors Bureau
Explore the beauty of Louisiana's pine forests via horseback in the Kisatchie National Forest.
Tour San Francisco Plantation along the River Road between New Orleans and Baton Rouge.
Photo ©Philip Gould
The National WWII Museum's Freedom Pavilion at dusk, located in New Orleans. ©National WWII Museum
Take a swamp tour to see some of Louisiana's alligators. ©LouisianaNorthshore.com
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
Shrimp Boats at The Shrimp and Petroleum Festival ©Cajun Coast CVB
Hit the trails on horseback in Kisatchie National Forest.
The festival games are taken seriously at the Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival.
Creole Nature Trail in Lake Charles, Louisiana
McGees Swamp Tour - Airboat through the swamp!
Ride bikes on the Tammany Trace. ©LouisianaNorthshore.com
Red River Balloon Rally in Shreveport-Bossier
Shrimp and Petroleum Festival ©Cajun Coast CVB
Visit the USS Kidd Veterans Museum in Baton Rouge.
Tap room at Parish Brewing Co.
The amazing fields of sunflowers will brighten your day as you head into Gilliam for the Sunflower Trail and Festival in the spring.
Take the family to experience the magic of the underwater worlds at the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas. ©Jeff Strout; Audubon Aquarium of Americas
Feeding Animals at Leaning Oak Farm ©Leaning Oak Farm
Visit the Alexandria Zoo to see Louisiana's native black bears.
Champ the Louisiana Tech University Bulldog Mascot at a pre-game pep rally
New Iberia Christmas Festivities ©New Iberia Downtown
Rent canoes and paddle Lake Fausse Pointe State Park
Barataria Preserve ©LouisianaTravel.com
Hike the trails at Tunica Hills Wildlife Area just a short drive outside Baton Rouge.
Red River Balloon Rally in Shreveport, Louisiana.
Dancing at the Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival.
Take a break and wander through the trees at the Kisatchie National Forest outside Alexandria.
BREC's Bluebonnet Swamp in Baton Rouge
Head our for a day of shopping in Ponchatoula, America's Antique City.
Experience the Cajun version of Mardi Gras at the Courir de Mardi Gras in Eunice, Louisiana.
Visit the White Tiger at Alexandria's Zoo.
Kayaking on Cane Bayou ©Leigh Wright
Joseph Jefferson House at Rip Van Winkle Gardens ©Rip Van Winkle Gardens
Red River Revel Festival in Shreveport
Jungle Gardens in Iberia Parish ©Jungle Gardens
Louisiana State Capitol in Baton Rouge
Christmas bonfires on the Mississippi River levee
Baton Rouge Holiday Festival of Lights ©Visit Baton Rouge
Finishers of The Louisiana Marathon in Baton Rouge.
Tour Landry Vineyards in Monroe to experience some of Louisiana's wine country.
Audubon Insectarium ©Audubon Institute
The State Fair of Louisiana's carnival grounds in Shreveport.
Houseboating with Miss Sandi Houseboat Rentals. Photo: Miss Sandi Houseboat Rentals ©Miss Sandi Houseboat Rentals
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!
Go Stand Up Paddleboarding on the Tchefuncte River in the Northshore area of Louisiana. ©Bayou Paddle Co.
Landry Vineyards Behind the Scenes
Southeastern Louisiana University Band and Drill Team pre-game ©Southeastern Louisiana University
Students playing cornhole at Southeastern Louisiana University ©Southeastern Louisiana University
Admire the amazing gardens in the Afton Villa Gardens in St. Francisville, LA
Take in the beautiful fish and marine life at the Shreveport Aquarium in Shreveport, Louisiana ©Shreveport-Bossier CVB
Visit Landry Vineyards for wine tasting and concerts in Monroe, Louisiana
San Francisco Plantation recently reopened after more than $1 million in renovations.
Fishing for the big Redfish in the brackish waters in Lafourche Parish, Louisiana.
Creole Queen Paddlewheeler New Orleans
Spend a day enjoying nature on Fontainbleau State Park Beach.
Live Cajun Music in Breaux Bridge Louisiana
Bring your dancing shoes to the Original Southwest Louisiana Zydeco Music Festival in Opelousas.
Louis Armstrong Themed Red Beans Car in Red Bean Parade on Lundi Gras in New Orleans ©Instagrammer @FrenchQuarterLife
Visiting NOLA? Practice yoga in one of the most historic buildings in the city.
Head to DeRidder for the Beauregard Watermelon Festival.
View amazing numbers of birds like the Egret on the Grand Isle Loop of the America's Wetland Birding Trail.
Kayak around Arnaudville and swing by the Little Big Cup for a treat in between adventures!
Gorgeous sunsets can accompany your fishing trip on Poverty Point Reservoir State Park.
Bayou Adventure Kayaking
Spectacular fishing in Cocodrie, Louisiana
Grosse Savanne Eco-tour ©www.parkerbrandcreative.com
Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival
Visit the Alexandria Zoo to have an afternoon of fun with the whole family.
Dixie Center for the Arts ©Dixie Center for the Arts
Jungle Gardens ©Jungle Gardens
Festival International de Louisiane in Lafayette, Louisiana ©Festival International de Louisiane
Visit Landry Vineyards in Monroe for their Summer Concert Series.
Cabins for rent at Poverty Point Reservoir State Park near Monroe, Louisiana
Thrill seekers enjoy rides at the Louisiana State Fair in Shreveport
Get ready for the big football game with an epic LSU tailgating scene!
White Light Night MidCity Baton Rouge ©Mid-City Makers Market
Explore the grounds of Whitney Plantation in Louisiana. ©Elsa Hahne
Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival
Conrad Rice Mill Pecan Rice ©Conrad Rice Mill & Konriko Company Store
Experience Buck and Johnny's Zydeco Breakfast in Breaux Bridge.
Enjoy Festival Acadiens et Creoles in Lafayette every October.
Visit New Orleans City Park and the Botanical Gardens.
Fishing dock at the Poverty Point Reservoir State Park in Delhi, Louisiana
Explore the Shreveport Aquarium
Your taste buds will sing at the Sweet Dough Pie Festival in Grand Coteau, Louisiana
Bayou Segnette State Park ©LouisianaTravel.com
Shadows on the Teche Museum ©Shadows on the Teche
Get ready to dance at the Jolly Inn Cajun Dance Hall in Houma.
Enjoy lakeside camping at Lake Bistineau State Park. Don't forget your kayak!
July 4th Fireworks at L'Auberge Casino in Baton Rouge
Head to the historic Grand Opera House of the South in Crowley, Louisiana
Jump aboard the Steamboat Natchez Paddlewheeler for incredible sights of city of New Orleans.
Christmas in Roseland ©Shreveport-Bossier Convention & Tourist Bureau
Celebrate 10 years of beer in Ruston at ARToberfest ©ARToberfest
SudioBe in New Orleans ©SudioBe, Brandan Odums
Stop and smell the roses at the American Rose Center in Shreveport. ©Shreveport-Bossier CVB