Top 10 Reasons to Visit Louisiana’s Sweet Spot

Cajun Village Louisiana's Sweet Spot

Come visit this sweet spot, nestled right between New Orleans and Baton Rouge. Ascension Parish is an immense collection of diverse histories, and you will want to take your sweet time exploring the entire area. If you need a reason to visit – we’ve started the list with our Top 10!

Top 10 Reasons to Visit 

1 – See the Mighty Mississippi as well as the culture, commerce, folkore, and music of the Riverboat Era.

2 – Visit History at Museums and Historic Sites, including the Crown Jewel of Louisiana, Houmas House & Gardens

3 – Enjoy amazing Louisiana CuisineAmazing culinary creations in Louisiana's Sweet Spot

4 – Gain insight into area African-American history

5 – See Artists in-studio, and Artistry throughout the area

6 – Experience the Great Outdoors at parks and trails

7 – Shop-’til-you-drop at Outlets and eclectic, Local Shops, as well as the Cajun Village

8 – Check out Donaldsonville, once the state capital of Louisiana

9 – Enjoy Festivals, including the world-famous Jambalaya Festival (moved this year to Aug. 27-29th )

10 – You can stay at Charming Bed & Breakfasts (or well-known national brands)

So, pick a reason (or let us know your favorite) and come for a visit!

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