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Detective Dave Robicheaux Comes Home! Iberia Parish Literary Festival, LA

The world-famous Detective Dave Robicheaux, created by New York Times bestselling author James Lee Burke, is coming home to Iberia Parish, Louisiana with his first festival, Dave Robicheaux’s Hometown Literary Festival: Celebrating Storytellers from Iberia & Beyond. The festival will be held April 8 – 10, 2016 predominately in New Iberia’s Historic District, but will
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The Avery Island Experience Is Growing!

Expansion Adds New Museum, Greenhouse, Exhibits and Restaurant to Tour Stops In celebration of nearly 150 years on Avery Island, McIlhenny Company, the maker of Tabasco® brand Pepper Sauce, has started construction to expand its current visitors center. With the newly renovated center and expanded tour opening in early 2016, and the restaurant officially opened,
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Where Cajun Began

As one of the oldest surviving towns in Louisiana, St. Martinville retains many buildings and homes reflecting the beautiful architecture of days gone by. St. Martinville has become symbolic of the Acadian legacy, holding sacred the history and legends of the Acadian people who settled in Louisiana. Bayou Teche, a waterway in south central Louisiana,
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