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Calendar of Upcoming Louisiana Festivals,
Fairs, and Special Events - 2014
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for upcoming concerts, theater, comedy shows, family events & more
01/02/2014
The 2014 Allstate Sugar Bowl takes place at Mercedes-Benz Superdome with #11 Oklahoma vs. #3 Alabama
01/10/2014
The 2014 Louisiana Fur and Wildlife Festival takes place in Cameron, Louisiana on January 10 & 11, 2014
01/17/2014
The Louisiana Marathon weekend takes place in Baton Rouge on January 17, 18 & 19, 2014
01/18/2014
Offbeat magazine's 2014 "Best of the Beat" music awards take place at Generations Hall in New Orleans
01/22/2014
The 9th annual Cinema on the Bayou Film Festival takes place in Lafayette, LA from January 22-26, 2014
01/26/2014
The 56th Annual Grammy Awards will be held at Staples Center in Los Angeles - see Grammy nominees from Louisiana
02/02/2014
The 2014 Rock 'n' Roll New Orleans Marathon and Half Marathon takes place in New Orleans
02/07/2014
The 2014 Wizard World Comic Convention takes place in New Orleans on February 7, 8 and 9
02/16/2014
The 2014 NBA All-Star Game takes place at the New Orleans Arena
02/19/2014
Gambit's 4th Annual Food Revue takes place at City Park in New Orleans
02/21/2014
The 2014 Family Gras Celebration takes place in Metairie, LA on February 21, 22 & 23
03/03/2014
The 2014 Zulu Lundi Gras Festival takes place at Woldenberg Park in New Orleans
03/04/2014
It's Mardi Gras Day in New Orleans. Come and catch the world's greatest free party!
03/06/2014
The 48 Hour Film Project's Filmapalooza 2014 takes place in New Orleans from March 6th - March 10th
03/06/2014
The 13th annual Lagniappe Dulcimer Fete takes place in Port Allen, Louisiana from March 6th - March 9th
03/07/2014
The 6th annual Independence Sicilian Heritage Festival takes place in Independence, Louisiana from March 7-9, 2014
03/07/2014
The 2014 Black Heritage Festival takes place in Lake Charles, Louisiana from March 7-9, 2014
03/08/2014
The 11th annual Soul Fest takes place at Audubon Zoo in New Orleans on March 8 & 9, 2014
03/08/2014
The 38th annual Los Islenos Fiesta takes place in St. Bernard Parish on March 8th & 9th
03/13/2014
The 35th annual Louisiana Sportsman Show and Festival takes place at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center in Gonzales, Louisiana on March 13-16, 2014
03/14/2014
Jim Monaghan's 32nd Annual St. Patrick's Parade takes place in New Orleans French Quarter
03/14/2014
The 2014 Iowa Rabbit Festival takes place in Iowa, Louisiana from March 14 & 15, 2014
03/15/2014
The 2014 Irish Channel St. Patrick's Day Parade rolls in uptown New Orleans
03/15/2014
The 3rd annual New Orleans Sacred Music Festival takes place at the New Orleans Healing Center
03/15/2014
The Italian American Marching Club St. Joseph's Day Parade takes place in downtown New Orleans
03/15/2014
The 2014 Frisco Fest takes place at San Francisco Plantation in Garyville, Louisiana on March 15th & 16th
03/16/2014
TribeFest 2014 takes place in New Orleans from March 16-18
03/16/2014
The 2014 Shamrockin' Run 8k Race takes place in New Orleans
03/16/2014
The 2014 St. Patrick's Day Classic 2-Mile Fun Run & CCC10k Qualifier takes place in Metairie
03/16/2014
The 2014 Metairie Road St. Patrick's Day Parade rolls in Metairie
03/17/2014
The 2014 Downtown Irish Club St. Patrick's Day Parade rolls in New Orleans
03/18/2014
Fashion Week New Orleans takes place in New Orleans from March 18-22, 2014
03/19/2014
The 2014 Tennessee Williams New Orleans Literary Festival takes place in New Orleans from March 19-23, 2014
03/19/2014
The 8th annual Zachary Arts & Music Festival (aka Z-Fest) takes place in Zachary, Louisiana on March 19-23, 2014
03/20/2014
The 2014 Louisiana Crawfish Festival takes place in Chalmette, LA from March 20-23
03/21/2014
The 2014 BUKU Music and Art Project takes place in New Orleans on March 21 & 22
03/21/2014
The 2014 Smokin' Blues and BBQ Challenge takes place in Hammond, LA on March 21st & 22nd
03/21/2014
The 6th annual Louisiana Swamp Stomp Festival takes place in Thibodaux, LA from March 21-23, 2014
03/21/2014
The 2014 Amite Oyster Festival takes place in Amite, LA from March 21-23, 2014
03/22/2014
The 2014 New Orleans International Beer Festival takes place at Champions Square in New Orleans
03/22/2014
The 2014 Congo Square New World Rhythms Festival takes place in New Orleans on March 22nd & 23rd
03/22/2014
The 2014 Spring Fiesta and Historic Home Tours takes place in New Orleans from March 22 - 30, 2014
03/22/2014
The 2014 Jazz on the Bayou takes place at Chateau Kole in Slidell, LA on March 22 & 23
03/22/2014
The 5th annual Northshore Gumbo Cook-Off takes place at Bethany Lutheran Church in Slidell, LA
03/22/2014
The 31st annual Lusher's Crawfish Boil takes place at Lusher Charter School in New Orleans
03/23/2014
The 32nd annual Louisiana Irish-Italian Parade takes place in Metairie
03/24/2014
The 26th annual Big Easy Theater Awards take place at Harrah's Theater in New Orleans
03/28/2014
The 2014 Hogs For The Cause takes place at City Park in New Orleans on March 28th & 29th
03/28/2014
The 5th annual New Orleans FoodFest (ex-Roadfood Festival) takes place in New Orleans from March 28th - 30th
03/28/2014
The 2014 Italian Heritage Festival (Festa Italiana) takes place in Kenner, LA from March 28th - March 30th
03/28/2014
The 2014 Terrytown Spring Festival takes place in Terrytown, LA from March 28th - March 30th
03/29/2014
The 7th annual Louisiana Oyster Jubilee takes place on Bourbon Street in New Orleans
03/29/2014
The 67th annual Big Bass Rodeo and Fishtival takes place at New Orleans City Park
03/30/2014
The 2014 Louisiana Busker Festival takes place in Abita Springs, Louisiana
03/30/2014
The 29th annual World Championship Crawfish Etouffee Cook-Off takes place in Eunice, Louisiana
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04/02/2014
The 2014 Northeast Louisiana Bluegrass Festival takes place in Oak Grove, LA from April 2 - April 5
04/03/2014
The 2nd annual New Orleans Vendy Awards take place at the French Market - proceeds benefit the New Orleans Food Truck Coalition (NOFTC)
04/03/2014
The 2014 Louisiana State H.O.G. Rally takes place in Lafayette, LA from April 3 - April 5
04/04/2014
The 2014 T-Bois Blues Festival takes place in Larose, LA on April 4th & 5th
04/04/2014
The 2nd annual Scott Boudin Festival takes place on April 4, 5 & 6 in Scott, Louisiana (The Boudin Capital of the World)
04/04/2014
The 19th annual Natchitoches Jazz & R&B Festival takes place in Natchitoches, LA on April 4th & 5th, 2014
04/04/2014
The 2014 Cypress Sawmill Festival takes place in Patterson, LA from April 4th - April 6th
04/05/2014
The 8th annual CrawFest Music Festival & Crawfish Boil takes place on Tulane University Campus in New Orleans
04/05/2014
The 2014 Freret Street Festival takes place in uptown New Orleans (Freret Street at Napoleon Avenue)
04/05/2014
Ecole Bilingue's 15th annual Fête Française takes place in New Orleans
04/05/2014
The 4th annual Taste at the Lake celebration takes place at West Lakeshore Center in New Orleans - changed to May 31st!
04/05/2014
The 13th annual Louisiana Crawfish Boil Championship takes place at Immaculate Conception School in Marrero, LA
04/05/2014
The 2014 FestForAll Art and Music Festival takes place in Baton Rouge on April 5th & 6th
04/05/2014
The 2nd annual Bogalusa Gospel Music Festival takes place at Cassidy Park in Bogalusa, Louisiana
04/05/2014
The Dewey Balfa Cajun & Creole Heritage Week takes place in Lafayette, LA from April 5th - April 10th
04/06/2014
WWE's WrestleMania XXX takes place at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans
04/06/2014
The 2014 Pinch A Palooza Festival & Crawfish Eating Contest takes place at Deanie's Seafood in Bucktown (Metairie, LA)
04/06/2014
The 2014 Irish, Italian, Islenos Parade takes place in St. Bernard Parish
04/10/2014
The 2014 French Quarter Festival takes place in New Orleans from April 10-April 13; the 4 day event is the largest free music festival in the South!!
04/10/2014
The 2014 Fleur de Lindy Exchange takes place in New Orleans from April 10-April 13
04/11/2014
The 2014 Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival takes place on April 11, 12 & 13 in Ponchatoula, Louisiana
04/10/2014
The 31st annual Louisiana Railroad Days Festival takes place on April 10, 11 & 12 in DeQuincy, Louisiana
04/11/2014
The 2014 Cajun Hot Sauce Festival takes place in New Iberia, LA from April 11th - April 13th
04/11/2014
The 10th annual Bayou Teche Black Bear Festival takes place in Franklin, LA from April 11-13, 2014
04/12/2014
The 2014 Baton Rouge Blues Festival takes place in downtown Baton Rouge, Louisiana
04/12/2014
The 28th annual Franklin Parish Catfish Festival takes place in Winnsboro, Louisiana on April 12th
04/19/2014
The 2014 New Orleans Earth Day Festival & Green Business Expo takes place at Louis Armstrong Park in New Orleans
04/19/2014
The 2014 Crescent City Classic 10K race takes place in New Orleans
04/20/2014
The 31st annual Chris Owens French Quarter Easter Parade takes place in New Orleans
04/21/2014
The 2014 Zurich Classic of New Orleans golf tournament takes place in Avondale from April 21 - April 27
04/23/2014
The 28th annual Festival International de Louisiane takes place in Lafayette, LA from April 23 - April 27, 2014
04/25/2014
The 45th annual New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival takes place in New Orleans on April 25 - April 27 and May 1 - May 4
04/25/2014
The 2014 Visitation of Our Lady Church Cajun Festival takes place in Marrero, LA on April 25, 26 & 27, 2014
04/25/2014
The 29th annual Arnaudville Etouffee Festival takes place in Arnaudville, LA on April 25 - April 27
04/25/2014
The 2014 Zoo-To-Do for Kids fundraiser takes place at Audubon Zoo in New Orleans
04/29/2014
The 57th Contraband Days Louisiana Pirate Festival takes place in Lake Charles, Louisiana from April 29 - May 11, 2014
05/01/2014
The 2014 Thibodaux Firemen's Fair takes place in Thibodaux, LA from May 1 - May 4, 2014
05/02/2014
The 2014 Whitney Zoo-To-Do gala and fundraiser takes place at Audubon Zoo in New Orleans
05/02/2014
The 63rd annual Tomato Festival takes place at Our Lady of Prompt Succor School in Chalmette, LA on May 2, 3 & 4, 2014
05/02/2014
The 2014 Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival takes place in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana from May 2nd - May 4th
05/02/2014
The 38th annual Mayfest Arts & Crafts Festival takes place in Leesville, Louisiana on May 2nd & 3rd
05/08/2014
The 2nd annual Louisiana International Film Festival takes place in Baton Rouge from May 8 - 11, 2014
05/08/2014
The 40th annual Cochon de Lait Festival takes place in Mansura, Louisiana from May 8th through May 11th
05/09/2014
The 2014 Sippin' in Seersucker party takes place at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art in New Orleans
05/10/2014
The 2014 NOLA Veggie Fest (New Orleans Vegan Food Festiva) takes place at New Orleans Healing Center on May 10 & 11
05/10/2014
Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation's 1st Lake Fest takes place at Bucktown Marina in Metairie
05/10/2014
The 3rd annual Crawfish Mambo Cook-off and Music Festival takes place at UNO Lakefront Campus
05/16/2014
The 2014 Mid-City Bayou Boogaloo Festival takes place in New Orleans from May 16 - 18
05/16/2014
The Plaquemines Parish Seafood Festival takes place in Belle Chasse, LA from May 16 through May 18
05/21/2014
The 2014 New Orleans Wine & Food Experience takes place on May 21 - 24, 2014
05/22/2014
The 2014 Krotz Springs Sportsmen's Heritage Festival takes place in Krotz Springs, LA from May 22nd - May 25th
05/22/2014
The 2014 Cajun Heartland State Fair takes place in Lafayette, LA from May 22 through June 1
05/22/2014
The 31st Mudbug Madness festival takes place in Shreveport, LA from May 22 through May 25
05/23/2014
The 41st annual Greek Festival takes place in New Orleans, LA from May 23rd - May 25th
05/23/2014
The 47th annual Jambalaya Festival takes place in Gonzales, LA from May 23 through May 25
05/23/2014
The 5th annual Bayou Country Superfest takes place at Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge on May 23, 24 & 25, 2014
05/23/2014
The 2014 Creole Zydeco and Okra Festival takes place in St. Martinville, Louisiana on May 23rd & 24th
05/24/2014
The 2014 Little Walter Music Festival takes place in Alexandria, Louisiana on May 24th
05/25/2014
The 28th annual Zydeco Extravaganza takes place at Blackham Coliseum in Lafayette, LA
05/27/2014
The 2014 Birdfoot Festival takes place in New Orleans from May 27-May 31
05/31/2014
The 2014 New Orleans Oyster Festival takes place at Woldenberg Park on May 31st & June 1st
05/31/2014
The 4th annual Taste at the Lake celebration takes place at West Lakeshore Center in New Orleans
06/06/2014
The 5th annual Cookin' on the Cane BBQ Festival takes place in Natchitoches, LA on June 6th & 7th
06/07/2014
The 28th annual Creole Tomato Festival takes place at the French Market in New Orleans on June 7th & 8th
06/08/2014
The 2014 St. Charles Parish Crawfish Cook-Off Festival takes place in Destrehan, LA on June 8th
06/12/2014
The 28th annual Louisiana Corn Festival takes in Bunkie, LA on June 12, 13 & 14
06/13/2014
The 6th annual WYES Private Beer Sampling takes at Mardi Gras World in New Orleans
06/14/2014
The 31st annual WYES International Beer Tasting takes at Mardi Gras World in New Orleans
06/14/2014
The 8th annual Louisiana Cajun-Zydeco Festival takes place at Armstrong Park in New Orleans on June 14th & 15th, 2014
06/14/2014
The 1st annual Drenched New Orleans 5K Fun Run takes place at Zephyr Field in Metairie, LA
06/14/2014
The 2014 Louisiana Bicycle Festival takes place in Abita Springs, LA
06/20/2014
The 2014 New Orleans Pride Festival takes place in New Orleans from June 20 - June 22, 2014
06/20/2014
The 2014 Louisiana Catfish Festival is held in Des Allemands, LA from June 20 - June 22, 2014
06/20/2014
The 28th annual Let the Good Times Roll Festival takes place in Shreveport, Louisiana from June 20 - June 22, 2014
06/26/2014
The 9th annual Beauregard Watermelon Festival takes place in DeRidder, LA on June 26, 27 & 28
06/27/2014
The 2014 St. Tammany Crab Festival takes place at John Davis Park in Lacombe, LA on June 27th, 28th & 29th
06/27/2014
The 22nd annual Festival de la Viande Boucanee (Smoked Meat Festival) takes place in Ville Platte, LA on June 27th & 28th
06/27/2014
The 2014 Louisiana Peach Festival takes place in Ruston, LA on June 27th & 28th
06/30/2014
The 68th annual Erath 4th of July Celebration takes place in Erath, LA from June 30th - July 4th
07/03/2014
The 2014 Essence Festival takes place in New Orleans from July 3 thru July 6, 2014 - lineup includes Prince + Lionel Richie + Mary J. Blige + Charlie Wilson + Erykah Badu + Jill Scott + Ledisi + Elle Varner + many more
07/03/2014
The 2014 Uncle Sam Jam takes place at Lafreniere Park in Metairie, LA with food, DJs, live music, and fireworks
07/04/2014
The 2014 Go 4th on the River Dueling Barges Fireworks Show 4th of July celebration takes place along the riverfront in New Orlean
07/04/2014
The 2nd annual Bucktown Bash & Shrimp Festival takes place at Bucktown Marina in Metairie on July 4th
07/04/2014
The 2nd annual Mandeville City Seafood Festival takes place at Fontainebleau State Park on July 4th
07/04/2014
The 17th annual Slidell Heritage Festival takes place at Slidell Heritage Park on July 4th
07/05/2014
The 24th annual Lebeau Zydeco Festival takes place at Immaculate Conception Church in LaBeau, LA
07/10/2014
The 2014 Southern Gothic Festival takes place in New Orleans from July 10 thru July 13
07/10/2014
The 8th annual San Fermin in Nueva Orleans takes place in New Orleans from July 10 thru July 13
07/16/2014
The 12th annual Tales of the Cocktail takes place in New Orleans from July 16 thru July 20, 2014
07/17/2014
The Creepy Fest 2014 punk music festival takes place in New Orleans from July 17 thru July 20
07/18/2014
The 2014 Swamp Pop Music Festival takes place in Gonzales, LA on July 18th and 19th
07/18/2014
The 3rd annual Bayou BBQ Bash (Morgan City Under the Bridge) takes place in Morgan City, LA on July 18th and 19th
07/18/2014
The 27th annual Cajun Music and Food Festival takes place in Lake Charles, LA on July 18, 19 & 20
07/18/2014
The 35th annual Natchitoches NSU Folk Festival takes place in Natchitoches, LA on July 18th and 19th - events include the Louisiana State Fiddle Championship
07/19/2014
The Louisiana Hot Sauce Festival takes place in Lafayette, LA on July 19th and 20th
07/24/2014
The 2014 Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo takes place in Grand Isle, LA from July 24 thru July 26, 2014
07/25/2014
The 2014 Marshland Festival takes place in Lake Charles, LA on July 25th and 26th
07/26/2014
The 4th annual New Orleans Daiquiri Festival takes place in New Orleans on July 26th & 27th, 2014
07/26/2014
The 2014 Coushatta Crossroads Festival takes place at Coushatta Casino in Kinder, Louisiana
07/31/2014
The 2014 Satchmo SummerFest takes place in New Orleans from July 31 - August 3, 2014
08/02/2014
The 2014 Whitney White Linen Night takes place in the New Orleans Arts District
08/09/2014
The 2014 New Orleans Red Dress Run takes place in downtown New Orleans
08/09/2014
The 2014 Dirty Linen Night takes place on Royal Street in New Orleans
08/13/2014
The 2014 Delcambre Shrimp Festival takes place in Delcambre, LA from August 13 - August 17, 2014
08/14/2014
The 2014 Le Cajun Music Awards & Cajun French Music Festival takes place in Rayne, Louisiana on August 14, 15 & 16, 2014
08/15/2014
The 2014 Southern Sportsman's Festival & Expo takes place at the Alario Center in Westwego, LA from August 15-17, 2014
08/16/2014
The 5th annual Arts & Crabs Fest takes place at Lake Charles Civic Center
08/17/2014
The inaugural New Orleans Sushi Fest takes place at Mardi Gras World in New Orleans
08/21/2014
The 22nd annual Cutting Edge CE Conference (Cutting Edge Music Business Conference) takes place in New Orleans from August 21-23
08/21/2014
The 2014 Gueydan Duck Festival takes place in Gueydan, LA from August 21 - August 24, 2014
08/22/2014
The 2014 James Burton International Guitar Festival takes place in Shreveport, LA from August 22 - August 24, 2014
08/23/2014
The 16th annual CHAIRish the Children Auction Gala takes place at Louisiana Children's Museum in New Orleans
08/27/2014
The 2014 Southern Decadence Festival takes place in New Orleans from August 27 - September 1, 2014
08/27/2014
The 6th annual Culture Collision takes place at the National WWII Museum in New Orleans
08/28/2014
The 2014 Louisiana Shrimp & Petroleum Festival takes place in Morgan City, LA from August 28-September 1, 2014
08/29/2014
The 2014 Cane River Zydeco Festival & Poker Run takes place in Natchitoches, LA on August 29th & 30th
08/30/2014
The 2014 Southwest Louisiana Zydeco Music Festival takes place in Plaisance (Opelousas), LA
09/05/2014
The 2014 North Louisiana Gay & Lesbian Film Festival takes place in Shreveport, LA from September 5-11, 2014
09/12/2014
The 5th annual Scales & Ales fundraiser takes place at the Aquarium of the Americas in New Orleans
09/12/2014
The 2014 St. Bernard Shrimp Festival takes place in Meraux, Louisiana on September 12, 13 & 14
09/12/2014
The 2014 Lydia Cajun Food Fest takes place in Lydia, Louisiana on September 12th & 13th
09/13/2014
Down River: The Mighty Mississippi River Festival takes place at the Old U.S. Mint and historic French Market in New Orleans
09/18/2014
The 6th annual New Orleans Burlesque Festival takes place in New Orleans from September 18-21, 2014
09/19/2014
The 2014 St. Martinville Kiwanis Club Pepper Festival takes place in St. Martinville, Louisiana on September 19th and 20th
09/19/2014
The 12th annual Natchitoches Meat Pie Festival takes place in Natchitoches, LA on September 19th & 20th
09/20/2014
The 2014 Les Cadiens du Teche Cajun French Music Festival takes place in New Iberia, LA on September 20th
09/24/2014
The 73rd annual Louisiana Sugar Cane Festival & Fair takes place in New Iberia, LA from September 24-28, 2014
09/25/2014
The 2014 New Orleans Horror Film Festival takes place at Cafe Istanbul in New Orleans from Sept 25 - Sept 28, 2014
09/26/2014
The American Cancer Society's 14th annual Belles & Beaus Ball takes place at Mardi Gras World in New Orleans
09/26/2014
The 2014 Louisiana Hot Air Balloon Championship takes place in Gonzales, LA on September 26, 27 & 28, 2014
09/26/2014
The 3rd annual Bogalusa Blues & Heritage Festival takes place at Cassidy Park in Bogalusa, Louisiana on Sept. 26 & 27 - with JJ Grey & Mofro, Ruthie Foster, Devon Allman, Johnny Sansone, Mike Zito, Big George Brock, Walter "Wolfman" Washington, Paul Thorn, and Big Daddy O
09/27/2014
The 2014 New Orleans on Tap Beer Festival takes place at City Park in New Orleans
09/27/2014
The 2014 Old Algiers RiverFest takes place at Algiers Point in New Orleans < canceled >
09/27/2014
The 3rd annual Best of the Bayou Festival takes place in Houma, Louisiana on September 27th & 28th
10/01/2014
The 2014 Tangipahoa Parish Free Fair takes place in Amite, LA from October 1 - October 5
10/02/2014
The 2014 New Orleans Swing Dance Festival & Ultimate Lindy Hop Showdown takes place in New Orleans from October 2nd - 6th, 2014
10/03/2014
The 20th annual Gretna Heritage Festival takes place in Gretna, LA from October 3-5, 2014
10/04/2014
The 3rd annual Blues in da Parish Festival takes place in Violet, Louisiana
10/04/2014
The Red River Revel Arts Festival takes place in Shreveport, LA from October 4 - October 11, 2014
10/04/2014
The 2014 Louisiana Cajun Food Festival takes place in Kaplan, Louisiana
10/07/2014
The 61st annual Louisiana Cotton Festival takes place in Ville Platte, LA from October 7 - October 12, 2014
10/09/2014
The 39th annual Zwolle Tamale Fiesta takes place Zwolle, LA on October 9th, 10th & 11th
10/10/2014
The 2014 Gentilly Fest takes place in New Orleans on October 10th, 11th & 12th (at Pontchartrain Park Playground)
10/10/2014
The 2014 Louisiana Seafood Festival takes place at City Park Festival Grounds in New Orleans on October 10th, 11th & 12th
10/10/2014
The 2014 Bucktown Seafood Festival takes place at St. Louis King of France School in Metairie, LA from October 10-12, 2014
10/10/2014
The Deutsches Haus 2014 Oktoberfest takes place at Rivertown in Kenner, LA on October 10-11, 17-18 and 24-25
10/10/2014
The 2014 Bridge City Gumbo Festival takes place in Bridge City, LA (The Gumbo Capital of the World) from October 10-12, 2014
10/10/2014
The 11th annual Voice of the Wetlands Festival takes place in Houma, LA on October 10th, 11th & 12th
10/10/2014
The 2014 Festivals Acadiens et Creoles takes place at Girard Park in Lafayette, LA from October 10 - October 12, 2014
10/10/2014
The 2014 World Championship Gumbo Cook Off takes place in New Iberia, LA from October 10 - October 12, 2014
10/10/2014
The 66th annual Louisiana Cattle Festival and Fair takes place in Abbeville, LA from October 10 - October 12, 2014
10/11/2014
The 2014 Madisonville Wooden Boat Festival takes place in Madisonville, LA on October 11th & 12th
10/11/2014
The 2014 Old Arabi Sugar Festival takes place at LeBeau Plantation in Arabi, Louisiana
10/12/2014
The 2014 Abita Springs Water Festival takes place at the Abita Springs Tourist Park
10/15/2014
The Washington Parish Free Fair takes place in Franklinton, LA from October 15-18, 2014
10/16/2014
The 25th annual New Orleans Film Festival takes place in New Orleans from October 16 - October 23, 2014
10/16/2014
The 78th International Rice Festival takes place in Crowley, LA from October 16 - October 19
10/17/2014
The 9th annual Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival takes place at Lafayette Square Park in New Orleans on October 17th, 18th & 19th
10/17/2014
The 2014 Violet Oyster Festival takes place at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Violet, LA October 17-19, 2014
10/17/2014
The 43rd annual Louisiana Gumbo Festival of Chackbay takes place in Chackbay, LA from October 17-19, 2014
10/18/2014
The 2014 O What A Night! Gala takes place at the Ogden Museum in New Orleans
10/18/2014
The 3rd annual Shake Your Trail Feather Festival takes place in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana
10/23/2014
The 2014 Greater Baton Rouge State Fair takes place in Baton Rouge from October 23 - November 2, 2014
10/23/2014
The State Fair of Louisiana takes place in Shreveport, LA from October 23 - November 9, 2014
10/24/2014
The 2014 South Louisiana Blackpot Festival and Cookoff takes place in Lafayette, LA on October 24 & 25 - w/ James Hunter, Mama Rosin, The Revelers, Pine Leaf Boys, Feufollet, Goldman Thibodeaux, Bonsoir Catin, and many more
10/25/2014
The 25th annual Mirliton Festival takes place at Markey Park in New Orleans
10/25/2014
The 3rd annual Rougarou Fest takes place in Houma, Louisiana on October 25th
10/30/2014
The 2014 Krewe of Boo Halloween Parade rolls in downtown New Orleans on October 30th
10/31/2014
The 2014 Voodoo Music Experience takes place at City Park in New Orleans from October 31-November 2, 2014 - w/ Outkast, Foo Fighters, Skrillex, Arctic Monkeys, Zedd & many more
11/01/2014
The 6th annual Jazz Half Marathon and 5K races take place in New Orleans
11/01/2014
The 2014 Asian Pacific American Society Festival takes place at Audubon Zoo in New Orleans
11/06/2014
The 2014 Irish Famine Commemoration takes place in New Orleans from November 6-9, 2014
11/07/2014
The Emeril Lagasse Foundation's 2014 Boudin, Bourbon & Beer festival takes place at Champions Square in New Orleans
11/07/2014
The 2014 Gator Fest takes place at the Holy Name of Jesus School in New Orleans from November 7-9, 2014
11/08/2014
The 7th annual Treme Creole Gumbo Festival takes place at Louis Armstrong Park in New Orleans on November 8th & 9th
11/08/2014
Emeril Lagasse Foundation's 2014 Carnivale du Vin Gala takes place at the Hyatt Regency in New Orleans
11/12/2014
The 2014 Hell Yes Fest takes place in New Orleans from Nov 12 - Nov 16
11/15/2014
The 2014 Louisiana Vets-Fest takes place in St. Francisville, LA - w/ Marcia Ball, Jimmie Vaughan, Lou Ann Barton
11/19/2014
The 2014 New Orleans Fringe Festival takes place at various venues in New Orleans from November 19-23
11/22/2014
The 6th annual Magazine Street Blues Festival takes place in New Orleans
11/23/2014
The 2014 Oak Street Po-Boy Festival takes place on Oak Street in uptown New Orleans
11/23/2014
The first Big Easy Running Festival takes place in New Orleans - event includes half marathon race, four-mile race, and one-mile dash - post race party with Cowboy Mouth & 610 Stompers
11/27/2014
The 2014 Bayou Classic Thanksgiving Day Parade takes place in downtown New Orleans
11/28/2014
The 2014 Bayou Classic Battle of the Bands and Greek Show takes place at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans
11/29/2014
The 2014 Bayou Classic takes place at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans (Southern University vs Grambling State)
12/04/2014
The 2014 PhotoNOLA photography festival takes place in New Orleans from December 4-7, 2014
12/06/2014
The 10th annual Fire and Water Rural Arts Celebration (Le Feu et l'Eau) takes place in Arnaudville, LA
12/20/2014
The 2014 R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl takes place at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans - game will feature teams from Mountain West and Sun Belt Conferences
Calendar of Upcoming Louisiana Festivals,
Fairs, and Special Events - 2015
01/01/2015
The 2015 Allstate Sugar Bowl takes place at Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The bowl game will feature the champions of the Southeastern and Big 12 Conferences.
01/09/2015
Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con takes place at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center from January 9-11, 2015
01/16/2015
The 4th annual Louisiana Marathon Weekend takes place in Baton Rouge, LA on January 16, 17 & 18, 2015
01/21/2015
The 10th annual Cinema on the Bayou Film Festival takes place in Lafayette, LA from January 21-25, 2015
01/25/2015
The 2015 Rock 'n' Roll New Orleans Marathon and Half Marathon takes place in New Orleans on January 25, 2015
02/16/2015
The 2015 Zulu Lundi Gras Festival takes place at Woldenberg Park in New Orleans
02/17/2015
It's Mardi Gras Day in New Orleans. Come and catch the world's greatest free party!
03/15/2015
The 2015 Shamrockin' Run 8k Race takes place in New Orleans
03/21/2015
The 2015 Congo Square New World Rhythms Festival takes place at Armstrong Park in New Orleans on March 21st & 22nd
03/21/2015
The 2015 Fête Française takes place at Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans
04/09/2015
The 2015 French Quarter Festival takes place in New Orleans from April 9-April 12; the 4 day event is the largest free music festival in the South!!
04/22/2015
The 29th annual Festival International de Louisiane takes place in Lafayette, LA from April 22 - April 26, 2015
04/24/2015
The 46th annual New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival takes place in New Orleans on April 24-April 26 and April 30-May 3
05/07/2015
The 3rd annual Louisiana International Film Festival takes place in Baton Rouge from May 7 - 10, 2015
05/24/2015
The 6th annual Bayou Country Superfest takes place at Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge on May 24 & 25, 2015
06/20/2015
The 9th annual Louisiana Cajun-Zydeco Festival takes place at Armstrong Park in New Orleans on June 20th & 21st, 2015
07/02/2015
The 2015 Essence Festival takes place in New Orleans from July 2 thru July 5, 2015
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