CITY OF BREAUX BRIDGE, LOUISIANA

CRAWFISH CAPITAL OF THE WORLD

NEWS & EVENTS

Festivals: Crawfish is King Part 1

Every year in May in Breaux Bridge, tens of thousands of people flock to this small southern Louisiana town for one thing: crawfish.  But why May? The first full weekend in May is when Breaux Bridge celebrates its famous crustacean with the best way Acadians know...

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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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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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