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Made of all natural ingredients, Mother Nature spared nothing when she created “The Most Cajun Place on Earth”.
March 27, 2015 By Chris Savoca
The words "Grand Marais" mean "Big Marsh". However, in Iberia Parish during Mardi Gras season, it means "Big Party".
February 7, 2017 By
Louisiana celebrated the “Year of Music” in 2013. The state’s Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism launched a number of campaigns and promotions, including the web site, LouisianaSoundtrack.com. Oxford American magazine dedicated its annual
February 15, 2014 By TRAVELHOST Contributing Writer
Over 150 years in the making, Vermilion Parish is steeped in history and seasoned with a dash of "joie de vivre." It is known as "The Most Cajun Place on Earth," with nearly 50% of the citizens claiming Cajun ancestry.
Shrimp and petroleum sound like an odd combination for a festival. But these are two of the prime industries of St. Mary Parish and have produced one of the state's oldest harvest celebrations.