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