Family Fun in Bayou Country
It is summertime, y’all! The aroma of sunscreen fills the air as many of our local families are packing up for vacation and getting their beach chairs ready. However, we wanted to put together some family-friendly ideas that are right here in our backyard. Our area is filled with nature, wildlife, and history that can be enjoyed and explored by all this summer. Whether a weekend getaway or exploring your own hometown, Louisiana’s Bayou Country is packed with all the fun your family can desire!
For more information on any of the events or attractions listed below, please call the Visitors Center at 985-868-2732.
1st Annual Children’s Water Safety Awareness Fishing Rodeo
June 25th @ 7:00 AM-June 27th @ 3:30 PM
179 Paw Paw Court, Montegut, LA 70377
Please visit www.houmatravel.com/events for more information!
Harlem Globetrotters at Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center
August 5th, 2021 @ 7 PM
346 Civic Center Blvd, Houma LA 70360
114 Tourist Drive, Gray LA 70359
With over twenty geocache locations to find, Houma offers one of only fifty GeoTours in the whole world. This is a perfect way for your entire family to get outdoors and explore the nature and wildlife within Terrebonne Parish! When you locate all 21 caches on the tour, you will receive a signature Houma Travel geocoin by stopping by the Visitors Center in Gray.
Explore the diverse natural beauty and rich ecological systems of our area by taking your family on a swamp tour in Louisiana’s Bayou Country, today!
A Cajun Man’s Swamp Tour
251 Marina Drive, Gibson LA 70356
Annie Miller’s Sons Swamp and Marsh Tours
4038 Bayou Black Drive, Houma LA 70360
Bayou Black Airboat Service: 985-665-8571
Greenwood Gator Farm and Tours: 985-804-0744
125 Gator Court, Gibson LA 70356
Rising Sun Swamp Tour: 985-200-1314
PARKS & RECREATION
Bayou Country Sports Park
4374 Hwy 311, Houma LA 70360
Splash pad, dog park, walking and bike trail, and stocked pond for fishing and kayaking.
The Ball Park
6229 W Park Avenue, Houma LA 70360
Play miniature golf with your family:
$7 for Adults
$3.50 for Kids
Batting Cages: $1.25 for 15 pitches
Da Swamp Trampoline Park
2764 Coteau Road, Houma LA 70364