CITY OF BREAUX BRIDGE, LOUISIANA

CRAWFISH CAPITAL OF THE WORLD

NEWS & EVENTS

Crawfish Season: The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Crawfish Season: The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Peak crawfish season in Breaux Bridge, LA is between the months of March and April.  However, because crawfish are so dependent on weather, rainfall, and the water levels in both commercial ponds and the wild swamps and bayous crawfish inhabit, the season varies from...

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Scholastique Picou Breaux Statue to be Updated

Scholastique Picou Breaux Statue to be Updated

In 1996 funds were raised to build the life size bronze sculpture in memory of Scholastique Picou Breaux, who founded Breaux Bridge on August 5, 1829. The sculpture stands today in Veteran’s Park. Breaux Bridge is one of only two communities in the United States to be...

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Supporting Breaux Bridge: Shopping Locally for the Holidays

Supporting Breaux Bridge: Shopping Locally for the Holidays

Over the past year and a half, beloved small towns across the country have become ghost towns.  Empty of idle chatter between family and friends, the clang of cash register drawers, and the crinkle of a full shopping bag from your favorite local trinket shop.  With...

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FROM CITY HALL

Crawfish Festival Cancellation

After much consideration, the Directors of the Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival Association have made the decision to cancel the 2021 festival. With the restrictions put in place by the Governer and the current conditions of COVID-19, we would not be able to put on a...

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CONCERNING STORM DEBRIS

IMPORTANT NOTICE CONCERNING THE REMOVAL OF STORM DEBRIS IN THE CITY OF BREAUX BRIDGE: The City of Breaux Bridge has entered into an Emergency Agreement to secure services concerning the removal of storm debris. It is anticipated that debris removal will begin on...

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