Festivals

Events and Highlights

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…

Events and Highlights

    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…

Fall Along the Coastal Bend Brings Feathers and Festivals

“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…

Cruisin' the Crescent

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…

NOWFE Keeps the Party Going

The New Orleans Wine and Food Experience is one of the best festivals of its type anywhere in this country. Period.

Video: Jazz Fest Casa do Brasil Craft Store

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…

Events and Highlights

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…