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,MARDI GRAS

Second largest Mardi Gras celebration in Louisiana! Family friendly atmosphere.  See www.houmatoday.com for parade schedule.

 

INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION

Fireworks, bands, memorial, parade, kid's activities... something for everyone! Houma Civic Center grounds. Main Celebration 2017 will be Saturday, JULY 1, 2017.    www.houmaindependencecelebration.com


SONRISE CHRISTIAN MUSIC FESTIVAL

TBD. 

www.sonrisemusicfest.com

 

BEST OF THE BAYOU FESTIVAL

Two day outdoor festival in downtown Houma. Many great bands, good food, unique crafts. Takes place the last weekend in

September.   www.bestofthebayou.org

VOICE OF THE WETLANDS FESTIVAL

Come listen to South Louisiana's best zydeco, Cajun, and local  bands .First weekend in October in pasture off Hwy 24 in Houma.

  

ROUGAROU FESTIVAL

October 21-22, 2017, come dance to "Thriller" in the streets of Houma with your favorite "Zombie" friends!

www.rougaroufest.org

 

SOUTHDOWN MARKETPLACE

Large outdoor crafts show on the grounds surrounding

Southdown Plantation on Saturday, November 4, 2017. 

www.southdownmuseum.org

 

FISHING

Terrebonne Parish has some of the best fishing in Louisiana!

Contact the Houma Area Convention and Visitors Bureau for a

list of Charter Fishing companies in the area. 985-868-2732.

Local Festivals

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Cajun Restaurants

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ABEARS CAFE: Corner of Hwy 311 and Barrow St, just 8 miles south of Ardoyne. Gumbo like your mama makes it plus live cajun music some days. 809 Bayou Black Drive, Houma.

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BAYOU DELIGHT: Good Cajun food plus dancing to local music on some nights. Bayou Black Drive near Savanne, Houma.

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BIG AL's: Daily plate lunch plus gumbo, poboys, and seafood.

Tunnel Blvd (other end of MLK), Houma.

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BOUDREAU'S & THIBODEAU'S: A variety of good local cajun cuisine. 5602 West Main St., Houma.

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All of the above restaurants have very casual atmospheres. For a list of more formal local Creole cuisine, contact the Houma Area Convention and Visitors Bureau.

   Museums

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REGIONAL MILITARY MUSEUM

1154 Barrow St. Houma 985-873-8200

www.regionalmilitarymuseum.org

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Swamp Tours Plus

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Visit  www.houmatravel.com  for more ideas on things to do in Terrebonne Parish.

   Antique Shopping

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THE OLD GREEN STORE

It's green and you can't miss it on Highway

311, located just 1/2 mile south of Ardoyne,                     this is the former plantation workers' store.

Authentic and affordable antiques!


VINTAGE GARDEN CAFE': Antique shopping & lunch.

Things to Do in Terrebonne Parish

After taking a tour of Ardoyne Plantation, make sure to visit some of our favorite local places!

HISTORICAL HOME TOURS AND EVENTS

TERREBONNE FOLKLIFE 

CULTURE CENTER

317 Goode St. Houma

985-873-6545

HISTORICAL HOME TOURS AND EVENTS

A CAJUN MAN'S SWAMP TOUR

985-868-4625    www.cajunmanadventures.com

 

GREENWOOD GATOR FARM

125 Gator Ct. Gibson, LA. 985-804-0744 www.greenwoodgatorfarm.com 

BAYOU TERREBONNE WATERLIFE MUSEUM

7910 Park Ave Houma 985-580-7200

www.terrebonnewaterlifemuseum.org/index.html