With its beautiful landscape and rich history, Louisiana is a state filled with different activities. From its rich Creole culture to its bustling urban centers, the state has something to offer everyone. Its rich history has inspired a wide variety of world-famous events, festivals, parades, museums, natural attractions and more.
Krewe of Boo is the official Halloween parade in New Orleans. Fabulous floats and creative costumes are all the rage at this annual event through downtown New Orleans.
- New Orleands, Louisiana in New Orleans, LA.
November at the Festival Grounds in New Orleans' City Park is the place to be. Despite its name, this is a family friendly event. With the purchase of an adult pass, children are admitted free. In addition to the music, visual electronic art pieces are on display. Food and craft vendors are also on site.
- Abbeville, LA, U.S.A. in Abbeville, LA.
Two fall days in Abbeville mark this egg-filled celebration. Beginning with a two mile fun walk, the event continues with a Kid's World activity area, the Tractor Egg Cracking Contest, an art show, plus live entertainment. The next day brings the Cajun Challenge Bicycle Ride, an antique car show, and the main event, Petit Omelette Cooking by local restaurateurs.
- Louisiana Superdome in New Orleans, LA.
Football lovers revel in this college rivalry between Grambling State and Southern University. Held in November, this game at the Mercedes Benz Superdome in New Orleans draws huge crowds each year.
- Knights of Columbus Fairground in Lutcher, LA.
It is a Cajun Christmas in Lutcher. This December weekend festival features traditional bonfires on the levee mixed in with races, cook-offs, a children's pageant and a car show. Local musicians perform on Friday and Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons.
- Hammond, Louisiana in Hammond, LA.
Combining amusement rides, theatrical performances and educational experiences, the festival is fun for all. This fall event is situated on 16 acres where visitors travel back in time to the 16th century and life in a village named Albright. Jousting fests and educational demonstrations are just a few of the activities to enjoy. The city of Hammond hosts the event.