Evangeline Parish

Cajun food, Cajun tradition, Cajun fun

Evangeline Parish is a hub for Cajun tradition. Experience authentic foods such as gumbo, boudin, smoked meat, and everything in between. In Evangeline Parish you can enjoy our beautiful parks for camping, hiking, or fishing. You will also find some of the most well stocked antique and thrift stores in our region! We have so much to offer with small town charm. Visit Evangeline Parish - experience cajun culture!

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Upcoming Events

  • LA Swine Festival
    Canceled due to COVID-19
    Canceled due to COVID-19
    Basile, LA
    To preserve and promote pork products and the Louisiana swine industry, promote our local Cajun Culture & Music, and promote our local community of Basile.
  • Louisiana Cotton Festival Contradanse
    Canceled due to COVID-19
    Ville Platte
    Canceled due to COVID-19
    Ville Platte, LA
    Nothing Like It
  • Fins, Feathers & Fur Cook-Off
    Sat, Oct 24
    Crooked Creek Recreation Area
    Oct 24, 2020, 9:00 AM – 10:00 PM
    Crooked Creek Recreation Area, 1300 Sandy Beach Dr, Ville Platte, LA 70586, USA
    Show off your cooking skills during the first Fins, Feathers & Fur Cook-Off hosted by the Crooked Creek Foundation. The event will take place at Crooked Creek Recreation Area, which is owned an operated by the Evangeline Parish Police Jury. Following the cook-off, there will be a DJ and Live Band.
  • Le Tournoi
    Sun, Oct 18
    Industrial Park Road
    Oct 18, 2020, 2:00 PM
    Industrial Park Road, Industrial Park Rd, Ville Platte, LA 70586, USA
    A unique Ville Plate experience where knights attempt to spear and retain seven small rings suspended on posts symbolizing the seven enemies of cotton.
  • Mamou Mardi Gras
    Sat, Feb 22
    Feb 22, 2020, 2:00 PM
    Mamou, Mamou, LA 70554, USA
    Live music and Mardi Gras fun starting the holiday weekend off right!
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Get in Touch

306 W Main St, Ville Platte, LA 70586, USA

(337) 363-1878

(337) 363-1878

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