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Dancing in Dixie!

Enjoy live music, great food and the ambiance of Houmas House every Friday night!

 Every Friday!


Dixie Café will offer live music and great food every Friday night! Guests will enjoy an amazing buffet and a la carte menu from 5 pm- 8 pm; with live music from local Baton Rouge area bands from 7 pm – 9 pm.  The café overlooks lighted gardens and the Amphitheater, giving you the perfect setting for a fun date night, or night out with friends.  The Buffet is $25 inclusive and there’s no cover charge to enjoy the live music and atmosphere!   Check out the lineup for the next few weeks:

September 16: Dance Music by Merlin Avet
September 23: Kenny Cornett Band
September 30: Route 61
October 7: Joey Ray
October 14: Kenny Cornett Band
October 21: Kenny Fife Band
October 28: Route 61


Don’t want to go home early?  We’ve got 20 rooms just steps away from the restaurant making a night out a mini staycation.


About Us

Houmas House is a historic estate located near New Orleans in Darrow, Louisiana.  Open 7 days a week from 9am to 8pm. At Houmas House, visitors can tour the mansion and  grounds, stay in the inn, enjoy Louisiana cuisine, and host one-of-a-kind weddings and events.