JEAN LAFITTE SEAFOOD FESTIVAL | NOVEMBER 11–13

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Come explore the heart of the Barataria Basin, where the dark bayou waters hide silent alligators alongside the secrets of notorious pirate Jean Lafitte. Remnants of the past are still present in this historic fishing village and the trails and waterways traversing the area.

Only a short distance from the big city of New Orleans, Jean Lafitte and its bayou culture feels like a world apart. Spend the day here, touring the mysterious swamps, eating some of Louisiana’s best seafood and learning about the people and their unique way of life.

 

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Jean Lafitte Seafood Festival announces music lineup

Jean Lafitte Seafood Festival announces music lineup

The Jean Lafitte Seafood Festival, which takes place November 11-13, 2022, at the Jean Lafitte Auditorium and Grounds at 4953 City Park Dive in Jean Lafitte has announced its music lineup. Headlined by Better than Ezra, Travis Tritt and Lauren Alaina, the lineup...

Tree distribution in Lafitte on November 5 from 9 a.m. to noon

Tree distribution in Lafitte on November 5 from 9 a.m. to noon

Arbor Day Foundation, State Farm® Distributing Trees in Lafitte A national collaboration between State Farm and the Arbor Day Foundation comes to Lafitte in the form of a tree giveaway event with NOLA Tree Project. A significant portion of the city’s tree canopy was...

Lafitte Barataria

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The 6,000-square-foot, Barataria Museum tells the 200-year-old story of the Town of Jean Lafitte, a historic fishing village 20 miles southwest of New Orleans.

 

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