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