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Upcoming Events

Throughout the year, Houmas House Estate offers special events open to the public.  Don’t miss out on these upcoming events!

Baton Rouge Symphony Holiday Brass Concert

December 4th

4:30-6:30 PM

Start the holiday season off with one of our most popular events- The Holiday Brass performance by the Baton Rouge Symphony! The Symphony brass and percussion players perform traditional holiday favorites, including some BRSO custom arrangements. Dinner is available immediately following the concert. Reservations are required.

Dancing in Dixie

Every Friday Night!

Starting April 1st, 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.

Dancing in Dixie

Thanksgiving Day Annual Buffet

11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Reservations Required

Adults: $119.03

Children 6-13: $68.91



Our Annual Thanksgiving Buffet is open for reservations!  Reserve your table by calling our gift shop during business hours: 225-473-9380. Pre-payment is required and can be handled over the phone.  We look forward to celebrating this holiday with you and your family!

Thanksgiving Menu

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LSU Gameday in Dixie Cafe!

It’s Fall! And that means football season is here!  Starting September 4th, you can enjoy all the LSU games right here in Dixie Cafe.  Nothing comes closer to lower bowl seats than watching on a 10 ft screen.  A buffet and specialty items will be available starting one hour before kick off.

11/26/22 LSU vs Texas A&M at 6:00


Every Sunday we’ll have a Black and Gold Watch party in Dixie Cafe and Restaurant!  Join us for a great buffet and full menu, plus a full bar and drink specials.  Wear your favorite black and gold and watch your favorite home team on a 10-foot screen.

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.