The Atchafalaya Basin is the largest swamp in the country. Referred to as "America's Foreign Country," the area is culturally rich with an ecologically varied region of rivers, bayous and swamps.
Kite boarding and stand-up paddle boarding rentals, sales and lessons. Guided scenic paddle boarding tours.
Bayou Carlin Cove is your connection to the abundant waterways of the Vermilion Bay area, like the Intracoastal Waterway, Southwest Pass, Jefferson Island and Avery Island. A favorite spot for boaters, anglers, hunters and nature lovers, its perfect for great fishing, fresh seafood off the boat and lots of family fun.
Mon-Thurs 9AM-10PM; Fri 1PM-midnight; Sat 9AM-midnight; Sun 1-7PM. Bowling center, games and concessions.
School time: Wed-Fri 3PM to dusk; Sat-Sun noon to dusk. Holidays/summer: daily 10AM-7PM. New Iberia Recreation Dept. public skatepark for skaters and all level skateboarders, BMX course, 6' half pipe. Helmet and pad rentals.
Wellness center complete with cardio machines, pilates, "Balanced Body" wall towers, "ExoChair" and yoga equipment. Classes and workshops available. See website for details.
Sun-Thurs 7AM-9PM; Fri-Sat 7AM-10PM. Admission. Gateway to the Gulf of Mexico on the shores of Vermillion Bay. Great spot for sail boating, swimming, picnicking, fishing and birding. Beach and boat launch. Six cabins available by reservation.
Sun-Thurs 5PM-midnight; Fri-Sat 5PM-2AM. New Iberia's premier billiard's parlor, featuring 25 Valley Bar tables and 8 Brunswick Gold Crown Vs. Village Bingo.
14 parks featuring swimming pool, wellness center, ball fields, tennis courts, basketball courts, football and soccer fields, as well as playground equipment and numerous picnic and recreation areas. Wellness classes, summer camps and organized competitive sports for children and adults available. Facility rentals.
Daily 9AM-10PM. Located off of Highway 90 (Exit #126). Enjoy the splash pad, lazy river and heated pool with swim up bar. Adjoining the pool area, the SugaHouse has an arcade, concessions, covered indoor/outdoor meeting areas and band/DJ stage. SugArena multi-purpose facility located adjacent to Cajun RVera.
Daily 6AM-9PM. Admission. Beautiful park located adjacent to America's largest river swamp, the Atchafalaya Basin. Offers rental cabins, camping, canoe sites, hiking trails, splash park, boat launch, picnic areas and public pavilions.
Mission: Escape is New Iberia's first and only Live Escape Game. Live Escape Games put you and your friends inside of a room with 1 hour to figure out the clues/puzzles necessary in order to escape.
Daily 6AM-10:30PM. Walking and biking trails, playground, fishing pond, pool, picnic areas, recreation center and BMX skateboard park.
Daily 6AM-7PM. Waterfront park with landing. Pump-out and public restroom facilities accessible by water at no charge. Walking distance to New Iberia Main Street Historic District shops, restaurants and nightlife.
Open sunrise to sunset. Admission. Beautiful lake offers fishing, boating, bird watching, picnicking and walking trail. Bait shop on site. Five handicap-accessible fishing piers. Approximately 240 species of birds recorded. Birding check list available.