Fairs and Festivals Around the Northshore

Fairs and Festivals Around the Northshore

Louisiana is known for its rich culture and it is celebrated throughout the year with many festivals and fairs.  Below is a list of some favorites:

St Tammany Parish Crab Festival – this festival is located on the scenic shore of Bayou Bonfouca in Slidell in September.  Lots of great food, music and fun! https://www.sttammanycrabfestival.com/

New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival – Music, food, culture…this festival is the whole package. It is held the last weekend in April and first weekend in May each year.  Get your tickets early! http://www.nojazzfest.com/

Bogalusa Blues – If you are looking for blues and a good time this is the festival to attend. This family centric event is held in September each year.  It has become known as one of the best festivals in the New Orleans area.  http://www.bogalusablues.com/

St Tammany Parish Fair – Fun for the whole family. Rides, fair food, games, livestock exhibits and rodeos.  The fair is held the first weekend in October each year.  http://www.sttammanyparishfair.info/

The Washington Parish Free Fair – quality family entertainment to visitors from all over the globe.  Rides, music, games, rodeo, kids attractions are just a few of the offerings. The fair is held in October each year.  http://thefreefair.com/

The Louisiana Renaissance Festival – Every autumn the festival creates the English “Villages of Albright,” with more that 600 artisans, entertainers and educational demonstrators welcoming you to the best parts of the 16th century. This event is family friendly, fun, clean, safe and educational.   http://www.larf.org/

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