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The Arnaudville Experiment

The Making of NUNU Arts and Culture Collective [caption id="attachment_941" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Outside the NUNU Arts and Culture Collective at 1510 Courtableau Highway in Arnaudville, Louisiana. Photo by Paul Kieu. [/caption] Surrounded by crop fields, the tin-sided building at 1510…

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Teche Center for the Arts

A community comes together to create a cultural venue that will last for generations to come [caption id="attachment_932" align="alignnone" width="640"] Photo by Lizette Gauthier. [/caption] In a tight-knit community like Breaux Bridge, you don’t achieve anything alone; you do it with lots of help…

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Buck & Johnny’s World-Famous Zydeco Breakfast

Saturday mornings call for a two-step! [caption id="attachment_865" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Photo by Frank McMains. [/caption] On a Saturday morning in Breaux Bridge, rarely will you find zydeco-loving residents sleeping in. Rather than snooze the alarm, locals and visitors alike wake up…

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Camping in St. Martin Parish

If experiencing nature up close and personal is your cup of tea, then a camping adventure in Saint Martin Parish is for you. Whether you are a resident looking to rediscover your town’s natural beauty or an out-of-towner looking to experience the natural wonder of the swamp, Saint Martin Parish is a…

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Love of Cajun Music

In addition to the food, Cajun music is one of the most distinctive features of St. Martin Parish. Throughout its long history beginning with the first French Canadian settlers, who brought their love of ballads and folk music, Cajun music has evolved and grown over time. However, one feature that…

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Birds of Lake Martin

Tucked into the western side of St. Martin Parish , Lake Martin is a nature conservancy that is a well-known spot among locals for fishing, kayaking, and swamp tours. But one of the main attractions of Lake Martin is the natural rookery that is home to hundreds of species of birds, making it one of…

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