Category - Food & Drink

Elizabeth Williams, founder of the National Food and Beverage Foundation, will discuss her latest book, Unique Eats and Eateries of New Orleans, at 7 p.m., Tuesday, July 30, at the East Bank Regional

Uncle Sam Jam in Lafreniere Park Set for July 3rd

Friday, June 21, 2019 12:00 PM

The Patrons of Lafreniere Park along with Jefferson Parish District 4 Councilman Dominick Impastato announced a star-studded lineup to headline Uncle Sam Jam on Wednesday, July 3rd including Amanda


Shrimp and grits is one of those dishes where every bite matters. It’s as much about the quality of the grits as it is the freshness of the shrimp and

Cajun Cooking On Louisiana Tourism Menu

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 1:00 PM

As a key part of Louisiana culture, Cajun/Creole cuisine is a natural addition to any tourism event presented by the state.

Louisiana state officials and destination suppliers took that to next level

Renee Tsang

“We are the fun-loving, bohemian older sister of all the other states,” Michael Prejean, international manager, Louisiana Office of Tourism, told travel partners at an event hosted by

What's Cooking in Louisiana

Monday, March 25, 2019 1:00 PM

Lin Stranberg

“Have some fun, listen to some music, eat some food – come to Louisiana!” Chef Ryan Trahan of Blue Dog Café in Lafayette, who was crowned “King of American Seafood” last year after

Jefferson Parish Visits Vancouver

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 1:00 PM

Travel Pulse Canada was at an interactive luncheon in Vancouver, BC, which was hosted by the Louisiana Office of Tourism at Vancouver’s Pacific Institute of Culinary Arts.

Louisiana may seem low on

New Orleans’ favorite family seafood restaurant will be firing up the boil pots for its 10th-annual neighborhood crawfish festival, Pinch A Palooza Festival & Crawfish Eating Contest, noon to 7 p.m.,

Jefferson SPCA Pet Fest Returns to Lafreniere Park

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 9:00 AM

Pet Fest is Sunday, Feb 10 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Lafreniere Park in Metairie. Thanks to sponsors Hill’s Science and Abita Beer admission is free to this mega pet event that will feature an