CITY OF BREAUX BRIDGE, LOUISIANA

CRAWFISH CAPITAL OF THE WORLD

NEWS & EVENTS

Boiled Crawfish: An Unlikely Delicacy

In Breaux Bridge, residents put crawfish in or on almost everything.  If they can top it or stuff it with crawfish, they will.  Eggs are topped with crawfish etouffee or au gratin, chickens are stuffed with crawfish dressing, and crawfish are added to a creamy soup...

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Zydeco : Accordions, The Blues and Dancing Shoes

When you hear zydeco music for the first time, it's immediately apparent that this is something different.  Nothing more accurately captures the sounds of the swamp or the joys of its people.  It is a merging of blues music, R&B and indigenous creole and native...

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Crawfish: Breaux Bridge’s Claim to Fame

It is difficult to look around the town of Breaux Bridge, Louisiana and not see a crawfish.  They are painted on bridges, carved into signs, used to decorate doorfronts, and more. It is the Crawfish Capital of the World after all.  But how and why?  Louisiana as a...

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FROM CITY HALL

LA 328 Corridor Study

These are the prospective Rees Street Corridor Alternatives designs currently active. These represent possibilities for Breaux Bridge's most commercially rich corridor and its future layout. Special thanks to the team at Acadiana Planning Commission. Alt 1...

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Food Net Drive

The Annual "Food for Families" Food Net Drive will be held on Tuesday, December 4, 2018.  Donations may be dropped off at the Veteran's Home in Breaux Bridge from 6:30 am to 8:30 pm.  Donations (non perishable food, personal hygiene items and cleaning supplies).  All...

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