Located in the historical City of New Roads, Pointe Coupee Healthcare has easy access to any activity for residents and their families. For a day trip or event, we suggest:
- Places To Eat – There are a number of great dining options offering Creole and Southern cuisine, including Satterfield’s Restaurant, Hot Tails, Morel’s on the river, and Ma Mamma’s Kitchen. Etouffée, gumbo, seafood and steaks are just a few of the choices. You won’t leave New Roads hungry.
- New Roads Mardi Gras – Louisiana knows how to throw a party. And New Roads is no exception, as it celebrates the second oldest Mardi Gras in Louisiana after New Orleans. The day is celebrated with parades and revelry.
- Local Shopping – In the mood for a little antiquing? New Roads offers multiple styles from garden urns to fine china. One of these establishments, Fleur de Lis Antiques, is an antique mall with collectibles from a variety of vendors. If you are looking for something more modern, A Finer Pointe can supply men and women with a chic ensemble and Nelda’s Place has gifts and home accessories, both frivolous and useful.
- The Harvest Festival – Held in October and bringing over 25,000 people to the city, this party is full of great food, rides, face painting, fireworks, two music stages and much more.