Hotels in La Place, Louisiana
The Andouille Capital of the World, La Place is a charming Louisiana town just west of New Orleans. This community is located on the banks of the Mississippi River near Interstate 10 and Lake Pontchartrain.
La Place hosts the annual Andouille Festival – Andouille being a delicious sausage and staple of Cajun cuisine – held each October at the St. John Center. Attendees are treated with creole cooking, live entertainment, games and pageants.
Take a day trip to New Orleans for activities like the French Quarter or New Orleans sports teams, or stay in La Place for good food and fun. Many summer visitors and locals enjoy frequent trips to Lake Pontchartrain for aquatic adventures.
Keep your festival going plans in full swing and head north in Ponchatoula, just south of Hammond – you'll certainly want to check out the Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival in April.