Louisiana Calendar of Events & Festivals

Listed here are festivals and events around the state of Louisiana in chronological order. It is updated regularly so you'll want to bookmark it and come back frequently.
Louisiana Kitchen & Culture magazine provide this listing service as a courtesy to our visitors as well as our friends at tourist orgs and CVB, cities and towns, universities, cultural and charitable groups. We try to focus on community and family based events, festivals, food etc. If you find this useful then please consider supporting our efforts with your subscription to the magazine, Thank you.
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Feb 24, 2017 to Feb 28, 2017
City/Town
Eunice Cajun Country Mardi Gras
Feb 28, 2017
City/Town
Iowa Iowa Chicken Run
Tickfaw Italian Festival Ball
Mar 2, 2017
City/Town
Pineville A Culinary Taste of Historic Louisiana
Mar 3, 2017 to Mar 5, 2017
City/Town
Kenner New Orleans RV And Camping Show
Monroe Barak Shrine Circus
Ponchatoula Ponchatoula Antique Trade Days, Art & Crafts Fair
Mar 4, 2017
City/Town
Lake Charles Louisiana Winter Beer Festival
New Iberia Shadows On The Tech Arts & Crafts Fair
New Iberia Shadows On The Tech Spring Arts and Crafts Festival
Ponchatoula Toy Model Train Show
Mar 4, 2017 to Mar 5, 2017
City/Town
St. Bernard Los Islenos Fiesta
Mar 5, 2017
City/Town
Opelousas Here's the Beef Cookoff and Trail Ride
Mar 9, 2017 to Mar 12, 2017
City/Town
Port Allen Lagniappe Dulcimer Fete
Mar 10, 2017 to Mar 11, 2017
City/Town
Alexandria Rapides Parish Rodeo
Mar 10, 2017 to Mar 12, 2017
City/Town
Amite Vintage Market Days
Independence The Independence Sicilian Heritage Festival
Lake Charles Black Heritage Festival
New Orleans New Orleans Home & Garden Show
Mar 10, 2017 to Nov 11, 2017
City/Town
Lafayette Celtic Bayou Festival
Mar 11, 2017
City/Town
Alexandria Red River Run 10K
New Iberia Project Graduation 2017 Cruisin' Cajun Country
Shreveport Battle of the Gumbo Gladiators
Slidell Northshore Gumbo Cookoff
Slidell Slidell's St. Patrick's Day Parade
West Monroe St. Paddy's Bicycle Parade & Festival
Mar 11, 2017 to Mar 12, 2017
City/Town
Garyville San Francisco Plantation Frisco Fest
Metairie Cake Fest
Mar 12, 2017
City/Town
Lafayette Zydeco Marathon
Metairie Allstate Sugar Bowl St. Patricks Day Classic
Mar 16, 2017
City/Town
Lacombe Restoration Roadshow
Lafayette Hearty Party
Mar 16, 2017 to Mar 19, 2017
City/Town
Gonzales Louisiana Sportsman's Show
Mar 17, 2017 to Mar 18, 2017
City/Town
Covington Northshore Garden Show
Lake Charles Iowa Rabbit Festival
Mar 17, 2017 to Mar 19, 2017
City/Town
Amite Amite Oyster Festival
West Feliciana Audubon Pilgrimage
Mar 18, 2017
City/Town
Baton Rouge Wearin' of the Green Parade
Baton Rouge Baton Rouge St. Patrick's Day Parade
Grand Coteau Exit 11 Yard Sale
Natchitoches Bloomin' On The Bricks
New Iberia Festival of Live Oaks
Mar 18, 2017 to Mar 19, 2017
City/Town
Houma Bayou Home Show
Lake Charles Home Garden and Lifestyle Show
Mar 19, 2017
City/Town
Mandeville Woofstock
Mar 23, 2017 to Mar 26, 2017
City/Town
Chalmette Louisiana Crawfish Festival
Mar 24, 2017 to Mar 25, 2017
City/Town
Hammond Hammond BBQ Challenge
Mar 24, 2017 to Mar 26, 2017
City/Town
Baton Rouge William Bartram’s Louisiana Trail Conference
Jackson Jackson Assembly Antiques and Art Show
Merryville Merryville Heritage Festival