Arts & Crafts


Lucie Monk Carter

The once-inundated Antique Village makes for an artful destination for holiday shopping more



Frank McMains

The creative energy that keeps the state going more

35th Anniversary


Courtesy of Visit Lake Charles

A quirky old school turned art gallery and museum houses an incredible collection of costumes, artifacts and cultural heritage chronicling the history of Louisiana’s second largest Mardi Gras celebration more

People & Places

"I only Avoyelles for you!" more

People & Places


Paul Kieu

Megan Barra creates works of art from fabric she sews by hand more

Visual & Performing Arts


Courtesy Jillian Hall

Puppetry and folklore are a perfect fit for The Revelers’ new music video more

Visual & Performing Arts

A thriving, handmade subculture more

Visual & Performing Arts


Lucie Monk Carter

Conducted between 2013 and 2017, the Baton Rouge Folklife Survey revealed what Maida Owens knew in her heart: rather than lacking an identity, Baton Rouge is a "cultural microcosm" of Louisiana. more

People & Places


Cindy Shebley

Moonshine: As American as apple pie … and NASCAR more



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A sunken ship twelve miles off the Louisiana coast, nearly $100,000, and a lot of TLC have provided a father-and-son team with more than a decade of adventure … and counting more

Outdoor Adventures


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Today, Faren Serrette is one of only a handful of men skilled in handcrafting the traditional wooden boats that once made life in the Basin possible. more

Outdoor Adventures