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Buddy Boe

Executive Director River Parishes Tourist Commission

Local boy from up river. New Orleans educated, raised, and fed. Politico. Foodie. Travel junkie. Live outside the city but frequent it almost daily. Run so I can eat more. I eat dessert first if I can.

Meet Buddy Boe


How long have you lived in the New Orleans region?

All my life!


Live: Luling
Work: LaPlace

Stage of Life

Professional without kids

Ask me about

Restaurants, regionalism, politics, entrepreneurship

Favorite way to spend an afternoon

Smoking a cigar while enjoying a reading a book.

Favorite restaurant


Favorite festival

French Quarter Fest

A couple courtyard dining at a cafe

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