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8 Louisiana Urban Legends You’ll Never Forget

In Louisiana, we love to tell stories. Here are 8 of the most notorious urban legends and folktales alive and well in the state. There’s even one story that’s totally legendary–but in this case is actually true!

I hope this was as fun for you to read as it was for me to write! I would love to do another round of these stories so please add your own legends in the comments below!

Kezia Kamenetz
Kezia Kamenetz is a native to southern Louisiana and lives in the Marigny neighborhood of New Orleans currently. When not writing about all the amazing things to be found in her state, her central passion is dreams and the wisdom they can offer, which you can learn more about by visiting