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French intern Johanna with North Lewis French Immersion Elementary students
French intern, Johanna Hyves experiences France in Iberia on her stay. See how the culture is still alive as she takes us to North Lewis Elementary School and the "French Table" at Victor's Cafe.
You may also enjoy: French, New Iberia
Cruisin Cajun Country Cruise In at Tabasco Factory on Avery Island
Cruisin' Cajun Country is back and ready to rev up your weekend! Read up on how the festival got started and what is in store for those who attend.
You may also enjoy: Events, New Iberia, Spring
Wat Thammarattanaram Buddhist Temple
Did you know Iberia Parish is home to one of the largest Lao communities in the USA? Or that there is a Buddhist Temple located in the city? We took a behind the scenes tour to learn about how the Lao community formed, and learn about the religion as well as see the breathtaking temples. Come discover this hidden gem with us.
You may also enjoy: Attraction, Coteau, Culture, Events, Tours
Johanna Hyves and Nelwyn Hebert
Our French intern Johanna Hyves gives a few thoughts on her first impressions of the area, people and culture and notes how very similar we are to our French heritage.
You may also enjoy: French, New Iberia
johanna hyves and sloane labiche at lake fausse pointe state park
Johanna Hyves spent a fun filled day exploring Iberia Parish and all it's offerings. Read more to follow her journey in both English and French.
You may also enjoy: Attraction, Events, French, Jeanerette, Jefferson Island, New Iberia
The New Avery Island Experience is Here!
It's here! The new Avery Island Experience has arrived. With access to areas that have never been open to the public before, there has never been a better time to visit Avery Island.
You may also enjoy: Attraction, Avery Island, Food, New Iberia, Tours
Tabasco green house on the new tabasco tour
French intern Johanna Hyves gives her take on the new Tabasco tour and what visitors can expect to see when they visit.
You may also enjoy: Attraction, Avery Island, Food, French, Tours
Bayou Teche Museum Gala
French intern Johanna Hyves attended the Bayou Teche Museum's annual gala and new exhibit unveiling.
You may also enjoy: Attraction, Dave Robicheaux, French, James Lee Burke, New Iberia
Jungle Gardens of Avery Island
French intern Johanna Hyves toured Avery Island for the first time with board member Nelwyn Hebert. Read about what's it's like seeing the Tabasco Factory for the first time including trying the ice cream!
You may also enjoy: Attraction, Avery Island, French, New Iberia
Iberia Parish Convention & Visitors Bureau's Team
Meet Johanna Hyves, IPCVB's French intern in her first guest blog of her travels with us. Learn about her hometown in France and why she chose New Iberia as her place of exchange.
You may also enjoy: French, New Iberia
Tonya Romero & Todd Badeaux owners of Taunt Na Na's
Meet the newest flea market in town, Taunt Na Na's. In their guest blog Tonya Romeroa and Todd Badeaux talk shop, DIY and why Taunt Na Na.
You may also enjoy: New Iberia, Shopping
New Year, New in Iberia Parish
Happy New Year! As cliché as it seems, a new year does bring with it new friends, new adventures and new memories, and Iberia Parish is already working on its resolution of bringing all of these to our visitors and locals in 2016.
You may also enjoy: Attraction, Avery Island, Dave Robicheaux, Events, Festivals, Food, James Lee Burke, New Iberia
Magic on Main has Frozen Over!
Take out the fur coats! This year, Iberia Parish will be under an ice queen's spell with a myriad of Magic on Main holiday events for the whole family during November and December.
You may also enjoy: Holiday, Winter
Konriko Duck Gumbo
Try Conrad Rice Mill/KONRIKO®'s recipe for duck gumbo this fall season for a delicious take on a classic concoction!
You may also enjoy: Fall, Food, Holiday
New Iberia sign in Alhaurin de la Torre, Spain, the town's twin city in Spain
New Iberia's sister city of Alhaurin de la Torre may be in Spain, but the twin cities share a long and strong history through tourists, culture and the annual El Festival Espanol. Read José Manuel de Molina Bautista's guest blog to discover another side of New Iberia.
You may also enjoy: Culture, Events, Festivals, New Iberia, Spanish
Ebrar Reaux - New Iberia Spanish Festival Chairman
Before you celebrate the history, culture and heritage of Spanish New Iberia at the El Festival Espanol de Nueva Iberia, learn about the Spanish roots in the parish in Chairman Ebrar Reaux's own words.
You may also enjoy: Culture, Events, Festivals, New Iberia, Spanish
Trick or Treat at the Cajun RVera
Ready to get scary? Here are 10 spooky things to do in Iberia Parish this Halloween.
You may also enjoy: Attraction, Events, Holiday
Nelwyn Hebert Grand Reveil Acadien
2015 is the 250th anniversary of the arrival of the Acadians in Louisiana and Iberia Parish is celebrating!
You may also enjoy: Avery Island, Culture, Delcambre, Events, Fall, French, Jeanerette, Jefferson Island, Loreauville, New Iberia
Jennifer Ducote and Christy Oliver
Merci beaucoup LA Association of Extension 4-H Agents Jennifer Ducote (St. Mary Parish) and Christy Oliver (Iberia Parish) for bringing the Louisiana Assoc. of Extension Agents 4-H State Convention to Ramada Conference Center in New Iberia Aug. 18-21, 2015!
IPCVB was invited to open house of Tabasco's Restaurant 1868, the newest addition of the recent Avery Island expansion.
You may also enjoy: Attraction, Avery Island, Food