Welcome Family & Friends

On behalf of the Attakapas Opelousas Prairie Tribe, we would like to thank you for visiting our website. If you are a tribal citizen, this is your site and we are committed to meeting your needs and having real-time updates about upcoming events, current services, and the latest news. For our friends and family, we hope you are able to explore and learn more about our tribe's past, present and future here. Be sure to follow us on Facebook and sign up at the top of the page to be a subscriber to stay updated on AOPT news and announcements. By signing up for updates you will receive email alerts when updates, news, and events have been posted to the site so you don't have to go looking for the latest information you'll receive timely notices. It is an honor and privilege to serve as the AOPT Principal Chief and I would like to thank everyone who has helped along the way to move our tribe forward. There is still more work to be done and I am confident that together we can accomplish very much.

Nolan Gobert,
Principal Chief

Our mission & Goals.


We strive on working together to give back to others to help build a stronger community.


Support the Attakapas Opelousas Prairie Tribe in our fight for State and Federal Recognition.