Did you see Louisiana’s float in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade? Officials say tourists are noticing

Money spent securing spots for Louisiana-themed floats in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade and the Rose Parade in Pasadena paid off for Louisiana’s tourism sector, Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser says. Nungesser, whose office oversees the state’s tourism office, says Louisiana was the first state to have floats in either parade, which was part of an effort to boost tourism in the wake of COVID-19. “It’s got to be something that…