Upcoming Events

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

Dinner and Wine Under the Oaks

March 28, 2019

6:30pm- Reception

7:00pm- Dinner

Featuring Duckhorn Vineyards

Guests will enjoy a five-course meal on the front lawn under the mossy Live Oak trees.  Each course is perfectly paired with a wine from Duckhorn Vineyards.

Duckhorn was co-founded by Dan and Margaret Duckhorn in 1976, Duckhorn Vineyards has spent forty years establishing itself as one of North America’s premier producers of Napa Valley wines. With Dan’s meticulous selection of vineyard properties, Dan has worked to create an estate program that guarantees Duckhorn a continuous supply of the finest fruit. In addition, Dan has diversified Duckhorn Vineyards’ parent company, Duckhorn Wine Company, to include Paraduxx, Goldeneye, Migration, Canvasback, Calera and an expanded Decoy line.  

The speaker for the evening will be Jason Johnson Central District Manager of Duckhorn Wines. 

We are excited to announce the menu with feature the first release of Goldeneye Rose in the state of Louisiana. 


Easter Buffet

Sunday, April 21, 2019

11 am- 3 pm

Reservations are required.  Please call 225-473-9380.

Ralph’s Market Spring Wine Gala

Thursday, May 2, 2019

6:00pm- 8:30pm

Tickets: $49.99 per person

Kentucky Derby Themed

Wear your Kentucky Derby best and enjoy this soiree on the front lawn of Houmas House.  Featuring over 75 wines for tastings, guests will also enjoy food and live music.  This year, the tastings will include bourbon and mint juleps.

The following prizes are offered for the best in each category:

Best Dressed Couple: Wine dinner for 12 people at the winner’s home

Best Dressed Man and Woman: Case of Wine

Best Hat: Wine tasting for 12 people

And there will be a raffle for a trip to Napa for 4 people!

This is sure to be an event you won’t want to miss.


Kentucky Derby Wine Gala

Mother’s Day Buffet

May 12, 2019

11:00 AM- 3:00 PM

Reservations are required.  Please call 225-473-9380.

About Us

Houmas House is a beautiful plantation located near New Orleans in Darrow, Louisiana. We’re open 7 days a week from 9am to 7pm. At Houmas House, you can tour the grounds, stay in the inn, enjoy Louisiana cuisine, and host one-of-a-kind weddings and events.