It's the most wonderful time of the year, until you realize you forgot something and the joy turns to sorrow. We asked Louisiana residents for Christmas reminders about what not to forget, likely because they've experienced what happens when they do.
With a mere five days left until Christmas, The Salvation Army has launched a heartfelt plea to the local community, urging for their immediate support to bridge the $150,000 gap in their 2023 Red Kettle Campaign. This critical fundraiser is the backbone of the organization, ensuring ongoing aid to individuals facing sudden crises or financial strains.
Youngsville on Ice, the exclusive outdoor holiday ice skating rink in Acadiana, has extended its hours just in time for the festive season. From December 20th to the 31st, the rink will offer expanded hours to ensure an unforgettable winter experience for locals and visitors alike.
Celebrate the magic of the holiday season in the picturesque town of Natchitoches, where festivities kick off with the enchanting Holiday Kids Fest on the Downtown Riverbank. Indulge in sweet moments at "Cookies with Santa," and witness the official start to Christmas with "Turn on the Holidays," featuring musical entertainment and a spectacular fireworks display over Cane River Lake.
Moody Gardens in Galveston, Texas, is one of the most flexible vacation destinations you will ever find! And there is no better place to celebrate Christmas and/or ring in the New Year than on this beautiful tropical island!
We are all familiar with the classic 12 Days of Christmas song but chances are you haven't heard this version of the holiday classic. It highlights some of the best and worst stereotypes about New Orleans, and it's hilarious.
In a display of holiday cheer and love for all things, Buc-ee's, Deanna Vaters and her husband Paul from Williamson County have stunned their colleagues with a larger-than-life gingerbread recreation of the famed Bastrop Buc-ee's, complete with miniature versions of her coworkers.
Pamplona in downtown Lafayette, Louisiana is one of the three restaurants in the state that participate in the 'Miracle' pop-up at Christmas time. It transforms into what I would imagine the inside of Santa's mancave looks like. Everything down to the glassware the holiday cocktails are served in is spilling over with Christmas cheer.
In the video, a police officer explains that folks are stealing prepaid gift cards from stores and then returning them to the shelves after tampering with them. They carefully open the card packages without leaving any marks. They cut off a part of the card that swipes, seal it back up, and put it back on the store shelf.