Avoyelles Parish Commission of Tourism


In central Louisiana,we're known for our warmth and friendliness; our wonderful food, hunting, and fishing. We have Civil War military action sites and a red-hot casino. We are a homeland for Native American peoples dating back as far as 300 BC and we are an outdoors mecca for today's wanderers. In Avoyelles, there's always something to do, places to visit, and new friends to meet. Make plans with us for a visit! Avoyelles Parish is home to a large variety of things to see and do. Avoyelles abounds in history, from the famous pre-historic Indian mounds site near Marksville, to Civil War battle sites, and historic museums. There are many beautiful old homes which are open for tours, and the scenery is lovely. Take a boat tour of the Spring Bayou area, or picnic along the Red River at one of the parks. The food featured in Avoyelles Parish is excellent. Not only does Avoyelles Parish offer magnificent Cajun food, but also sandwiches, and deli shops. Be sure to stop in for a great meal during your stay in Avoyelles Parish! There are many great places to stay during your visit to beautiful Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana. Avoyelles Parish features bed and breakfasts, hotels and motels, and RV parks. The New Paragon Casino Resort is a shimmering, fully realized retreat with a lavish hotel complete with well-appointed rooms and a tropical indoor pool, top-notch entertainment including a state of the art three-screen cinema, an accommodating convention center, and four restaurants.

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8592 Highway 1
Mansura, Louisiana 71350
United States

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