Louisiana Festivals 2016, 2017

Delcambre Shrimp Festival 2016

August, 2016

Delcambre Shrimp Festival Building , Delcambre, Louisiana

For 65 years, the Delcamber, Louisiana Shrimp Festival has been a cultural mainstay of summertime. Located just twenty miles Southwest of Lafayette, Delcamber has one of the most prolific shrimping fleets in the country. Delcamber honors that heritage by consuming shrimp cooked every way imaginable each August. .. Read More
LaPlace Andouille Festival 2016

October, 2016

Laplace, Louisiana

The Annual LaPlace Andouille festival pays homage to the French and German settlers who originally pioneered the Louisiana area. Today, the memory of the early settlers lives on in the traditional Louisiana sausage. The festive event features food, music, arts and crafts, a parade and much more... Read More
Church Point Courir de Mardi Gras 2017

February, 2017

Downtown , Church Point, Louisiana

The annual Church Point Courir de Mardi Gras is a fun-filled festival that provides visitors with a truly Cajun experience. This is a unique rural Louisiana celebration where people can enjoy live music, delicious food.. Read More
Buku Music and Art Project 2017

March, 2017

1400 Port of New Orleans Place, New Orleans, LA 70130, New Orleans, Louisiana

The Buku Music and Art Project is a music and art festival in New Orleans, Louisiana. Taking place in New Orleans' Warehouse district, the festival features a mixture of electronic dance music, hip-hop, and independent rock music. The festival also features street performers, art exhibits, and food indigenous to New Orleans. .. Read More
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival 2017

April, 2017

Fair Grounds Race Course, New Orleans, Louisiana

Spanning two full weekends and running for ten days, this festival celebrates the rich history of Jazz music. Numerous performances of contemporary and classical jazz music are the highlight of the festival. Be sure to sample some of the local Cajun, Creole and BBQ dishes that will be prepared. Plenty of arts and crafts will also be sold and displayed at the festival. .. Read More
French Quarter Festival 2017

April, 2017

The French Quarter, New Orleans, Louisiana

With its large attendance each year, the French Quarter Festival has named itself "The Largest Free Festival in the United States". Founded in 1983, it gets its name from the French Quarter, where it is held each year. You will enjoy the New Orleans music consisting of jazz, blues.. Read More
Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival 2017

April, 2017

Memorial Park, Ponchatoula, Louisiana

Ponchatoula, LA has been celebrating its most popular crop, strawberries, since the 1980's. Farmers, community members, and tourists flock to the town to partake in some of the finest selections of food, entertainment, and crafts. Popular delicacies include strawberry shortcake, strawberry flavored kettle corn,.. Read More
Bayou Country Superfest 2017

May, 2017

LSU Tiger Stadium, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

The Bayou Country Superfest in Baton Rouge, Louisiana is a large weekend long event. Music is played by big country stars, like Kenny Chesney, and other country stars in the LSU Tiger Stadium. Outside the stadium Fan Fest takes place, and that includes tailgating, more music, and an artist meet and greet. Come on down for some family country fun... Read More
99X Birthday Bash 2017

May, 2017

Shreveport Municipal Memorial Auditorium, Shreveport, Louisiana

Shreveport's popular Hard Rock station 99X is celebrating a big anniversary with a blowout music festival. Acts from the 80s, 90s, and today will be center stage among an endless horizon of beer and hot wings to recap the pivotal musical moments of this station's on-air history. This is a mature festival complete with an ear-piercing battle of the bands contest, and an impromptu com-icon showcase... Read More
Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival 2017

May, 2017

Parc Hardy , Breaux Bridge, Louisiana

The Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival has been celebrated for over 50 years. Thousands come to this festival each year to enjoy the authentic Cajun cuisine, music, dancing, arts and crafts. It's always exciting to listen to over 30 bands playing Cajun.. Read More
ESSENCE FESTIVAL 20th ANNIVERSARY 2016

ESSENCE FESTIVAL 20th ANNIVERSARY

July, 2016

New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana

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Brittany's Spring Royalty Pageant 2016

Brittany's Spring Royalty Pageant

July, 2016

Pageant, Franklin, Louisiana

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Repticon New Orleans Reptile & Exotic Animal Show 2016

Repticon New Orleans Reptile & Exotic Animal Show

July, 2016

Sigur Center, Chalmette, Louisiana

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New Iberia Fourth of July Parade 2016

New Iberia Fourth of July Parade

July, 2016

Main Street, New Iberia, Louisiana

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French Film Festival 2016

French Film Festival

July, 2016

Prytania Theatre, New Orleans, Louisiana

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The Arts and Craft Barn at La. Hot Sauce Expo 2016

The Arts and Craft Barn at La. Hot Sauce Expo

July, 2016

Blackham Coliseum Ag Barns , Lafayette, Louisiana

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Natchitoches 2016

Natchitoches

July, 2016

Prather Coliseum, NSU , Natchitoches, Louisiana

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The Essence Music Festival 2016

The Essence Music Festival

July, 2016

New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana

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Lebeau Zydeco Festival 2016

Lebeau Zydeco Festival

July, 2016

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church - 103 Lebeau Church Road, Lafayette, Louisiana

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Ponchatoula Bird Fair and Sale 2016

Ponchatoula Bird Fair and Sale

July, 2016

Ponchatoula Lions Club - Ponchatoula, LA 70454, Ponchatoula, Louisiana

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ESSENCE FESTIVAL OVERNIGHT TRIP 2016

ESSENCE FESTIVAL OVERNIGHT TRIP

July, 2016

New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana

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Let Freedom Ring Festival 2016

Let Freedom Ring Festival

July, 2016

Peltier Park , Thibodaux, Louisiana

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Cajun Music and Food Festival 2016

Cajun Music and Food Festival

July, 2016

Burton Coliseum , Lake Charles, Louisiana

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Louisiana Hot Sauce Festival 2016

Louisiana Hot Sauce Festival

July, 2016

Acadian Village, Lafayette, Louisiana

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Celebrate the Essence Festival's 20th Anniversary 2016

Celebrate the Essence Festival's 20th Anniversary

July, 2016

Essence Festival 2014 20th Anniversary, New Orleans, Louisiana

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About Festivals in Louisiana

Louisiana is a state where the fun times never end and the party lasts a long time! There's a wide variety of festivals in Louisiana for all tastes and delights.

Louisiana music festivals are plenty. The Bayou Country Superfest is a country music extravaganza, taking place in Baton Rouge. New Orleans is the ultimate party city. Mardi Gras is the ultimate crowd pleaser; featuring music and food galore. The New Orleans Jazz And Heritage Festival has always been an unforgettable musical experience.

Then there are food festivals where visitors will be celebrating the wonderful Louisiana cooking. The Yambilee Festival in Opelousas honors the sweet potato. The Crawfish festival celebrates crawfish and the million ways it can be enjoyed; in beautiful Breaux Bridge. The Red River Revel in Shreveport is one of the most eclectic arts and crafts festivals in the country. The Festival Internationale takes place in Lafayette; a must see for the wide variety of food and music. A really cool festival takes place in Hammond; the Louisiana Renaissance Festival, celebrating all good things about the Bayou State. These exciting Louisiana events will have visitors remembering the good times they had in the Bayou State for a long time to come!