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Roseland is nestled against the northern city limits of Amite and was incorporated in 1892. The town was named after the Cherokee Rose, a white rose that grows wild in the area.
Bring your dancing shoes to the Original Southwest Louisiana Zydeco Music Festival in Opelousas.
Houseboating with Miss Sandi Houseboat Rentals. Photo: Miss Sandi Houseboat Rentals ©Miss Sandi Houseboat Rentals
There are plenty of inshore and offshore Louisiana fishing opportunities.
Cabins for rent at Poverty Point Reservoir State Park near Monroe, Louisiana
Red River Balloon Rally in Shreveport-Bossier
Creole Nature Trail in Lake Charles, Louisiana
Experience the Cajun version of Mardi Gras at the Courir de Mardi Gras in Eunice, Louisiana.
Jungle Gardens ©Jungle Gardens
Mitcham Farms Peaches ©Mitcham Farms
Finishers of The Louisiana Marathon in Baton Rouge.
Live Cajun Music in Breaux Bridge Louisiana
Explore the Sports Hall of Fame and Northwest Louisiana History Museum in Natchitoches.
Festival International de Louisiane in Lafayette, Louisiana ©Festival International de Louisiane
Go Stand Up Paddleboarding on the Tchefuncte River in the Northshore area of Louisiana. ©Bayou Paddle Co.
Tap room at Parish Brewing Co.
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
Christmas bonfires on the Mississippi River levee
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!
Take a break and wander through the trees at the Kisatchie National Forest outside Alexandria.
Thrill seekers enjoy rides at the Louisiana State Fair in Shreveport
Rent canoes and paddle Lake Fausse Pointe State Park
Barataria Preserve ©LouisianaTravel.com
Explore the Shreveport Aquarium
The National WWII Museum's Freedom Pavilion at dusk, located in New Orleans. ©National WWII Museum
Shrimp and Petroleum Festival ©Cajun Coast CVB
The State Fair of Louisiana's carnival grounds in Shreveport.
Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival
Hit the trails on horseback in Kisatchie National Forest.
Joseph Jefferson House at Rip Van Winkle Gardens ©Rip Van Winkle Gardens
July 4th Fireworks at L'Auberge Casino in Baton Rouge
Get ready to dance at the Jolly Inn Cajun Dance Hall in Houma.
Red River Revel Festival in Shreveport
Visit the Alexandria Zoo to have an afternoon of fun with the whole family.
Southeastern Louisiana University Band and Drill Team pre-game ©Southeastern Louisiana University
Conrad Rice Mill Pecan Rice ©Conrad Rice Mill & Konriko Company Store
Bayou Adventure Kayaking
Visit the USS Kidd Veterans Museum in Baton Rouge.
Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival
Get ready for the big football game with an epic LSU tailgating scene!
BREC's Bluebonnet Swamp in Baton Rouge
Enjoy Festival Acadiens et Creoles in Lafayette every October.
Kayak around Arnaudville and swing by the Little Big Cup for a treat in between adventures!
Explore the beauty of Louisiana's pine forests via horseback in the Kisatchie National Forest.
Landry Vineyards Behind the Scenes
Hike the trails at Tunica Hills Wildlife Area just a short drive outside Baton Rouge.
Red River Balloon Rally in Shreveport ©Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Visitors Bureau
Visit New Orleans City Park and the Botanical Gardens.
Fishing for the big Redfish in the brackish waters in Lafourche Parish, Louisiana.
Take the family to experience the magic of the underwater worlds at the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas. ©Jeff Strout; Audubon Aquarium of Americas
Gorgeous sunsets can accompany your fishing trip on Poverty Point Reservoir State Park.
Tour San Francisco Plantation along the River Road between New Orleans and Baton Rouge.
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 see Louisiana's native black bears.
Bayou Segnette State Park ©LouisianaTravel.com
Dancing at the Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival.
Fishing dock at the Poverty Point Reservoir State Park in Delhi, Louisiana
The amazing fields of sunflowers will brighten your day as you head into Gilliam for the Sunflower Trail and Festival in the spring.
Students playing cornhole at Southeastern Louisiana University ©Southeastern Louisiana University
Head our for a day of shopping in Ponchatoula, America's Antique City.
Spend a day enjoying nature on Fontainbleau State Park Beach.
Jump aboard the Steamboat Natchez Paddlewheeler for incredible sights of city of New Orleans.
Photo ©Philip Gould
San Francisco Plantation recently reopened after more than $1 million in renovations.
Shrimp Boats at The Shrimp and Petroleum Festival ©Cajun Coast CVB
The festival games are taken seriously at the Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival.
Stop and smell the roses at the American Rose Center in Shreveport. ©Shreveport-Bossier CVB
Louisiana State Capitol in Baton Rouge
SudioBe in New Orleans ©SudioBe, Brandan Odums
Kayaking on Cane Bayou ©Leigh Wright
Audubon Insectarium ©Audubon Institute
Visit Landry Vineyards for wine tasting and concerts in Monroe, Louisiana
Enjoy lakeside camping at Lake Bistineau State Park. Don't forget your kayak!
Shadows on the Teche Museum ©Shadows on the Teche
Spectacular fishing in Cocodrie, Louisiana
Holly Beach near Lake Charles, Louisiana
McGees Swamp Tour - Airboat through the swamp!
Experience Buck and Johnny's Zydeco Breakfast in Breaux Bridge.
Uncle Sam Jam - Jefferson Parish ©Uncle Same Jam - Facebook
Visiting NOLA? Practice yoga in one of the most historic buildings in the city.
Visit the White Tiger at Alexandria's Zoo.
Tour Landry Vineyards in Monroe to experience some of Louisiana's wine country.
Jungle Gardens in Iberia Parish ©Jungle Gardens
Your taste buds will sing at the Sweet Dough Pie Festival in Grand Coteau, Louisiana
Take a swamp tour to see some of Louisiana's alligators. ©LouisianaNorthshore.com
Grosse Savanne Eco-tour ©www.parkerbrandcreative.com
Feeding Animals at Leaning Oak Farm ©Leaning Oak Farm
Creole Queen Paddlewheeler New Orleans
Dine in the Pines event in downtown Ruston.
Ride bikes on the Tammany Trace. ©LouisianaNorthshore.com
Dixie Center for the Arts ©Dixie Center for the Arts
Head to DeRidder for the Beauregard Watermelon Festival.
Take in the beautiful fish and marine life at the Shreveport Aquarium in Shreveport, Louisiana ©Shreveport-Bossier CVB
Celebrate 10 years of beer in Ruston at ARToberfest ©ARToberfest
Head to the historic Grand Opera House of the South in Crowley, Louisiana
Admire the amazing gardens in the Afton Villa Gardens in St. Francisville, LA
Explore the grounds of Whitney Plantation in Louisiana. ©Elsa Hahne
Visit Mike the Tiger at the Louisiana State University Campus in Baton Rouge.
Visit Landry Vineyards in Monroe for their Summer Concert Series.
Champ the Louisiana Tech University Bulldog Mascot at a pre-game pep rally
Red River Balloon Rally in Shreveport, Louisiana.