Boiled Crawfish: An Unlikely Delicacy

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...
Zydeco : Accordions, The Blues and Dancing Shoes

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...
Crawfish: Breaux Bridge’s Claim to Fame

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...
Breakfast With Santa

Breakfast With Santa

Come enjoy breakfast with Santa on Saturday, December 1st at 8:00 am or 10:00 am.  $10 admission, children 2 and under free.   Pancakes, juice and coffee will be served.  Santa will be joining us for pictures, music, cheer and lots of Christmas joy.   For ticket...

St. Francis of Assisi Fall Celebration

October 5, 6, & 7 at 610 North Main Street for great BBQ plate lunches, Games, Raffle and Zydeco Music. On Friday, October 5 – Catfish Dinners from 10am – 8pm sold in St. Francis of Assisi Parish Hall. Saturday, October 6 – BBQ Chicken or Pork or...