This historical combo-tour of Natchez and New Orleans is filled with music, antebellum sightseeing and history. You’ll have a walking tour of the French Quarter, visit the Frogmore Plantation and the Historic Homes in Natchez. You’ll hear music on a Dixieland Jazz Dinner Cruise. Then at a Cajun Dance Hall, a Slave Wedding and the Delta Blues Museum. This is Best scheduled in the Spring and Fall.
Lafayette, LA is the “Happiest City in America.” There is a Joie de vivre (zest for life) here that doesn’t quite exist anywhere else. On Friday and Saturday night Cajun Dance Halls come roaring to life with music and dance distinctly their own. You’ll learn the difference between Cajun and Creole cooking, and discover a history and heritage that’s as cool as Sweet Tea on a summer afternoon.
Are the Saints your favorite team? Or, does your favorite team play the Saints? Do you like New Orleans and Football? Here’s yet one more way to tour the Big Easy and this package is filled with excitement. Including a Police Escort to the Super Dome and a Second Line Parade into the Stadium. Come on sport, It’s time to party in New Orleans.
The heart and soul of American Music beats in the history of Nashville, Memphis and New Orleans. These are the towns where the inspiration for our uniquely American Music styles were born and where they grew to maturity. On this three city tour you’ll hear Country, Bluegrass, Blues, Rock n’ Roll, Soul, Dixieland Jazz, and Cajun. Why, you’ll even have the chance to write and perform a song of your own.
Come and listen to the music that defines a nation. It began with Jazz in New Orleans. Then the Blues took it up along the plantations of the Mississippi. Come learn how these two distinct musical style co-mingled, moved north to the Cities after the Civil War and later combined to create Rock n’ Roll. Join us on this great adventure and get your MoJo on.
Bonfires on the Levee are a Southern Louisiana tradition, that depending on who you speak to, either lights the way for Papa Noel (Cajun Santa figure). Or it is to help guide the faithful Catholics to Midnight Mass on Christmas. Whatever the belief, it is carried forward to this day.
It’s a very simple recipe. Your take two parts Memphis (get your Mojo simmering) . . . then add New Orleans . . . then you combine two parts of the French Quarter (oh my). . . and Baby, you’ve got a dish that’s gonna make your feet start dancin’ on the street.
The roots of American music are firmly planted in the South. There’s no better way to understand southern music or life than to visit the lyrical landscape of the Delta. Here Antebellum Homes and Plantations are surrounded by soulful blues, brassy jazz, Cajun accordions, calliopes and gospel choirs. Come listen to music.
This tour of Lafayette and St. Martinville, LA features narrated touring, Atchafalaya Swamp tour, Acadian Village tour, Rip Van Winkle Gardens & Avery Island Jungle Gardens, Evangeline’s Grave and much more.
It has often been said that you have not experienced New Orleans until you have spent a night in the French Quarter. Prices vary based on the quality of the hotel you choose and the date of your visit, but experience is always the same. Come experience the joix de vivre that is the French Quarter of New Orleans.