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Sweet Dough Pie Festival

October 26 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Creole Bal de Maison

October 26 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Holy Ghost Creole Festival

November 1 - November 3

Festival of Words

November 1 @ 7:00 pm - November 2 @ 5:00 pm

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It’s Gumbo for Your Soul

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St. Landry Parish is a rural, heritage destination in South Central Louisiana, a place with Cajun spirit and Creole soul. Her people are resourceful, spiritual, friendly and the patrons of the diverse cultures who settled here – African, French, German, Italian, and Spanish. Visitors can embrace the culture by exploring the parish’s twelve municipalities including Arnaudville, Cankton, Eunice, Grand Coteau, Krotz Springs, Leonville, Melville, Opelousas, Palmetto, Port Barre, Sunset, and Washington.

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Tour the Visitor Center

Our expert travel counselors are the area’s biggest ambassadors! They can assist you with travel plans or provide a tour of the award-winning, sustainable visitor information center. There, you can learn more about Amédé Ardoin, vanishing prairies, and the center’s environmental-friendly features, inspired by traditional Cajun and Creole practices.

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