Pin It

Gambit's 2012 Guide to Fairs & Festivals - April 

March | April | May | June | July
August | September | October | November | December

April

click to enlarge april.jpg

31 — Jazz'n the Vines, Bush (81250 Old Military Road, Hwy. 1082, 985-892-9742; www.pontchartrainvineyards.com)

31 — Fete Francaise, New Orleans (821 Gen. Pershing St., 458-5866; www.fetefrancaise.com)

30-April 1 — Italian Heritage Festival, Kenner (Rivertown, 388-8758; www.italianheritagefestival.com)

30-April 1 — Cypress Sawmill Festival, Patterson (Kemper Williams Park, 800-256-2931; www.cypresssawmill.com)

31-April 1 — Old Algiers RiverFest, Algiers (The former Mardi Gras World, 233 Newton St., 529-4341; www.oldalgiersriverfest.com)

31-April 1 — Kite Fest Louisiane, Port Allen (West Baton Rouge Soccer Complex, 3553 Rosedale Road, 800-654-9701; www.westbatonrouge.net)

4 — Young Leadership Council Wednesday at the Square concert series, New Orleans (Lafayette Square Park, 585-1500; www.wednesdayatthesquare.com)

6-8 — Laotian New Year Festival, Broussard (Lanexang Village, 7913 Champ Ave., 337-364-3403; www.iberiatravel.com)

7 — Crescent City Classic, New Orleans (Starting line Decatur and St. Peter streets, 861-8686; www.ccc10k.com)

7 — Freret Street Festival, New Orleans (Freret Street, 899-5900; www.freretstreetfestival.com)

8 — Goodchildren Easter Parade, New Orleans (www.goodchildrencarnivalclub.org)

11 — Young Leadership Council Wednesday at the Square concert series, New Orleans (Lafayette Square Park, 585-1500; www.wednesdayatthesquare.com)

12-14 — Louisiana Railroad Days Festival, DeQuincy (DeQuincy Railroad Museum Fairgrounds, 337-786-8241; www.larailroaddaysfestival.com)

12-15 — Cajun Hot Sauce Festival, New Iberia (Acadiana Fairgrounds, 713 NW Bypass, Hwy. 3212, 337-365-7539; www.sugarena.com)

12-15 — French Quarter Festival, New Orleans (French Quarter, 522-5730; www.fqfi.org)

13-14 — Cracklin' Cookoff, Parks (Cecile Rousseau Poche Memorial Park, 337-288-3509; www.parkscracklincookoff.com)

13-15 — Great Louisiana Bird Fest, Mandeville (Northlake Nature Center, 23135 Hwy. 190 East, 985-626-1238; www.northlakenature.org)

13-15 — Strawberry Festival, Pontchatoula (800-917-7045; www.lastrawberryfestival.com)

14 — Blues Week and Festival, Baton Rouge (N. Boulevard Town Square, 800-527-6843; www.batonrougebluesfestival.org)

14 — Cracklin' Cookoff, Cut Off (Cut Off Youth Center, 205 W. 79th St., 985-632-7616; www.cutoffyouthcenter.org)

14-15 — St. Philomena Spring Festival, Labadieville (St. Philomena Church, 118 Convent St., 985-387-0321)

14-15 — Spring Garden Show, New Orleans City Park (New Orleans Botanical Gardens, 736-6519; www.garden.neworleanscitypark.com)

15 — Allons Manger Food Festival, Belle Rose (St. Jules Catholic Church, 7165 Hwy. 1, 225-473-8569)

15 — Blessing of the Fleet, Chauvin (Various locations, 985-594-5859; www.stjosephchauvin.parishesonline.com)

15 — Crawfish Etouffee Cook-off, Ville Platte (Belaire Cove Chapel, Belaire Cove Road, Hwy. 1168, 337-363-3957; www.evangelinetourism.com/festivals)

15-17 — Wagon Festival and Trail Ride, Cankton (337-668-4671; www.cajuntravel.com)

17-23 — New Orleans Navy Week, New Orleans (Various locations; www.nolanavyweek.com)

18 — Young Leadership Council Wednesday at the Square concert series, New Orleans (Lafayette Square Park, 585-1500; www.wednesdayatthesquare.com)

19-21 — Great Southern R.V. Park Bluegrass Fest, Angie (Hwy. 21, 985-516-4680; www.sabinebluegrass.com/events/AngieLa.html)

19-22 — Washington Catfish Festival, Washington (Washington Festival Grounds, Veterans Memorial Hwy., 337-826-3627; www.cajuntravel.com)

20 — Art in April with Champagne, Hammond (Downtown, 985-277-5680; www.dddhammond.com)

20-22 — Bayou Teche Black Bear Festival, Franklin (Downtown, 800-256-2931; www.bayoutechebearfest.org)

20-22 — Cajun Fest, Marrero (Visitation of Our Lady School, 3520 Ames Blvd., 347-7248; www.cajunfest.vol.org)

20-22 — Family Fun & Food Festival, Westlake (St. John Bosco Church, 2330 Foster Lane, 337-439-6585; www.laffnet.org)

20-22 — Italian Festival, Tickfaw (Our Lady of Pompeii Church baseball field, Boscoe Avenue, 800-542-7520; www.theitalianfestivalorg.com)

20-22 — Migratory Bird Celebration, Grand Isle (Grand Isle Sanctuary, 800-259-0869; www.btnep.org)

20-22 — Spring Food Festival "La Fete du Monde," Lockport (Church Street, 985-532-3117; www.townoflockport.com)

20-27 — Dewey Balfa Cajun & Creole Week, Ville Platte (Chicot State Park, 3469 Chicot Park Road, 337-234-8360; www.lafolkroots.org)

21 — Jazz'n the Vines, Bush (81250 Old Military Road, Hwy. 1082, 985-892-9742; www.pontchartrainvineyards.com)

21 — Spring for Art, Covington (Downtown, various locations, 985-892-8650; www.sttammanyartassociation.org)

21-22 — Angola Spring Rodeo, Angola (Louisiana State Penitentiary, Hwy. 66, 225-655-2030; www.angolarodeo.com)

21-22 — Antique Street Fair, Slidell (Olde Towne Antiques District, 985-641-6316; www.slidellantiques.com)

21-22 — Melrose Arts & Crafts Festival, Natchitoches (Melrose Plantation, 800-259-1714; www.aphnatchitoches.net)

22 — Blessing of the Fleet, Dulac (Various bayou locations, 985-563-2325)

22 — Earth Day Festival and Green Business Expo, New Orleans (Bayou St. John at Orleans Avenue; www.nolaearthdayfest.wordpress.com)

22 — Earth Day Celebration, Baton Rouge (Downtown, 225-205-2680; www.laearthday.org)

25-29 — Festival International de Louisiane, Lafayette (Downtown, 337-232-8086; www.festivalinternational.com)

26 — Factory Fest, New Orleans (Louisiana Music Factory, 210 Decatur St., 586-1094; www.louisianamusicfactory.com)

27-29 — New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, New Orleans (Fair Grounds Race Course, 410-4100; www.nojazzfest.com)

27-29 — Etouffee Festival, Arnaudville (St. John Francis Regis Church, 370 Main St., 337-754-5911; www.johnfrancisregis.net/etouffee_festival.html)

27-29 — Festival de la Prairie, Prairieville (St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 15208 Hwy. 73, 225-673-8307)

27-29 — St. Joan of Arc Spring Festival, LaPlace (529 W. 5th St., 415-2016; www.sjachurch.com)

28 — Denham Springs Antique Village Spring Festival, Denham Springs (North Range Avenue, 225-665-4666; www.denhamspringsantiquedistrict.com)

28 — Young Leadership Council Wednesday at the Square concert series, New Orleans (Lafayette Square Park, 585-1500; www.wednesdayatthesquare.com)

28-29 — Battle of Jackson Crossroads, Jackson (Hwy. 68, 225-634-7155; www.battleofjacksoncrossroads.org)

29 — Laurel Valley Spring Event, Thibodaux (589 Hwy. 308, 985-446-7456)

30 — Factory Fest, New Orleans (Louisiana Music Factory, 210 Decatur St., 586-1094; www.louisianamusicfactory.com)

Pin It

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Submit an event Jump to date

Latest in News

© 2014 Gambit
Powered by Foundation