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Gatherings, carnivals and activities around Acadiana.
North CHRISTMAS ON THE SQUARE IN BENTON Perched in uppermost northwest corner of Louisiana, the small, charming town of Benton hosts the Christmas on the Square Festival and Parade. This community- and family-driven festivity is produced by and for a…
November and December events, festivals and more
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July and August events, festivals and more.
North RED RIVER REVEL Shreveport will hold the annual Red River Revel Oct.4-11. This alliterative arts festival has received international recognition and attracts 180,000 visitors over the course of its eight-day run. It’s ranked in the top 100…
“Look! There’s a buff-belly at the feeder!” That excited cry can only mean one thing: it’s time once again for the annual HummerBird Celebration in Rockport, Texas (rockport-fulton.org). In a state where bigger is better, the world’s smallest birds take…
Our top picks for events happening in the weekend of July 25-27.
Tales of the Cocktail is the ultimate Siege of the Spirits, a Cacophony of Cocktails, and Mayhem by Mixologists.
Events and Highlights
Our top picks for this weekend's events
People flock to New Orleans to experience all sorts of things, such as jazz, food and cocktails, but we often forget one other gem New Orleans has to offer, and that’s our wide abundance of antiques. Though the street that…
International pavilions at the 1984 Louisiana World’s Fair
Our top picks for this weekend's events.
NOWFE discoveries, and Taste at the Lake
Festivals make celebrating birthdays simple and fun.
The New Orleans Wine and Food Experience is one of the best festivals of its type anywhere in this country. Period.
Two recipes featuring bitters, plus NOWFE.
This year's New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival's Cultural Exchange Program celebrates Brazil, and will feature Brazilian music, food, art and more in a large pavilion style tent called Casa do Brasil. Letiticia Baeta and Marcelo Freitas of Arariba, a…
Art at the World’s Fair
North Steamboating in Columbia On a natural crossing of the beautiful Ouachita River, the town of Columbia, seat of Caldwell Parish, was founded in 1827. The river is named for the Ouachita Native Indians; the word Washita is an Indian…
May/June Events, Festivals and More
Our Top Picks of the Month's Events
Eight tips for enjoying Jazz Fest