CLICK ON THE MONTHS ABOVE for a Complete Listing for all Louisiana Events, with Descriptions and Links.
Here are JUST A FEW Featured Events:
June 24-25, 2016 66th Annual Louisiana Peach Festival
Held each year, the fourth Saturday and previous Friday in June, the Louisiana Peach Festival has something for everyone! Arts & Crafts, rides, 5-K, concerts, rodeo, parade, peach cobbler eating contest (with $1,000 prize), kids activities, food, kids fishing, bass & tennis tournaments, peach cookery contest (grand prize New Orleans get-a-way from Louisiana Life), baby photo contest, a skateboard & BMX show and more. This year we even have dinosaurs! 2016 music headliners, The Chee-Weez and Dylan Scott. Opens Friday at 5 p.m. Saturday, 8 a.m.-10 p.m. $10 per day or $15 weekend pass. Passes include concerts. No more food coupons! Vendors will take cash and/or cards.
July 29-30, 2016 53rd Annual Louisiana Watermelon Festival
The Watermelon Festival is celebrated the last weekend in July each year as a way of promoting the watermelon industry and showing pride in their harvest. Activities include: tennis tournaments, photo contests, best decorated window, arm wrestling, 5-K run, watermelon auction, watermelon quality and tasting competition motorcycle poker run, street dance, parade and much more.