Louisiana is a state rich with history. Famous all over the world for its distinctive cuisine and unique culture, it can be a delightful destination as the heat of summer dies down and autumn begins. When the leaves start their transformation into golden reddish hues, Louisiana comes alive with a variety of activities and festivals. For guests seeking adventure and a taste of local flavor, look no further than Maison D’Memoire’s personal picks. All of these premier events are located less than a half-hour drive from the Inn and are all held in the month of October so book soon!
Roberts Cove Germanfest
October 6th – 7th, 2018
Starting off early in the month is the Roberts Cove Germanfest. Come and celebrate the area’s rich German heritage with an authentic Oktoberfest experience! Serving delicious German cuisine like the familiar pretzel and bratwurst along with a variety of delicious beers, live entertainment, and music, Germanfest has it all and is just a short distance from the Inn!
Festivals Acadiens et Créoles
October 11th – 14th, 2018
Festivals Acadiens et Créoles celebrates the vibrant cultural heritage of southern Louisiana. Get a heaping helping of Creole cooking and enjoy a wide variety of events like live music, a craft fair displaying works by local artisans, and so much more! Aside from a few specific events, the festival is also entirely free to attend, no entrance fee required! Don’t miss out on this incredibly unique experience showcasing the best of the local culture only a short drive away from Maison.
October 18th – 21st, 2018
The Rice Festival is a dedicated celebration of the delicious grain staple! Offering live music, a classic car show, arts and crafts fair, 5k walk/run and, of course, various rice-themed events, you’ll never be lacking for things to do! Watch the judges choose a winner in the rice and Creole cookery contest, vote for the International Rice Festival Queen, or even participate in the International Rice Eating Contest and test your mettle against other hungry contestants! This once-in-a-lifetime experience is not to be missed and is a short drive away from the Inn.
Come Stay With Us
Providing convenient access to these wonderful festival destinations, as well as the surrounding culture and cuisine, Maison D’Memoire is the perfect place to set up home-base. Branch out on adventures and experience everything the area has to offer while enjoying our Inn’s amenities like comfortable beds and a delicious hot breakfast. We hope to see you here soon. Au revoir!Book Now