St. Landry Parish Tourist Commission

978 Kennerson Rd. Opelousas, LA 70570

(337) 948-8004

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North of Lafayette, St. Landry Parish is known as the Home of Zydeco Music! Visit attractions like the LA Orphan Train Museum, public art displays and murals, racino (racetrack & casino), and the state's only sustainable visitor center. Visitors also enjoy the historic architecture and religious attractions, shopping in "Acadiana's Antique Capital", weekly live music and jam sessions, food festivals and the Cajun and Creole cultures.

Tour du Teche 135
  • Parc des Ponts de Pont Breaux
  • Dates vary between October 1, 2021 - October 3, 2021
Sweet Dough Pie Festival
  • St. Charles Catholic Church
Holy Ghost Creole Bazaar & Festival
  • Holy Ghost Catholic Church
  • Dates vary between November 5, 2021 - November 7, 2021
Port Barre Cracklin Festival
  • Veterans Park
  • Dates vary between November 12, 2021 - November 14, 2021
Gumbo Cook-Off
  • Corner of E. Landry St. & S Oak St.
  • Recurring on the last Saturday of January
Étouffée Festival
  • St. John Francis Regis Church
  • Dates vary between April 22, 2022 - April 24, 2022
Sunset Herb & Garden Festival
  • Lot on Marie Street
  • Recurring on the 1st Saturday of May
Krotz Springs Sportsmen's Heritage Festival
  • Nall Park
  • Dates vary between June 2, 2022 - June 5, 2022
Juneteenth Folklife Celebration
  • Farmers Market Pavilion, across from Le Vieux Village
Petite Tour du Teche
  • Parc des Ponts de Pont Breaux
  • Recurring on the 3rd Saturday of July