Louisiana Swamp Festival at the Audubon Zoo

Fall is around the corner and with it comes the annual Louisiana Swamp Festival at the Audubon Zoo (11 min from our quiet Garden District bed and breakfast). This is a great festival celebrating the Cajun culture and heritage .

 The main stage is set amongst the wonderful live oaks and a great place to bring a blanket and settle in for a lively afternoon of  Cajun and Zydeco music.
BeauSoleil, Rosie Ledet and Terrence Simien are only a few of the favorites that will appear.

And as always, there is food! Some dishes you might want to try is the Soft -shell Crab Po-Boy, Gator Burgers, Alligator Sauce Picante, Shrimp and Crab meat Gumbo.

Don’t forget to stop by the Audubon Zoo‘s Louisiana Swamp Exhibit where you’ll learn about the cajun culture take a few dance lessons and watch the alligator feeding

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