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