Destrehan Plantation Fall Festival 2017

Gates open from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

This years' festival will feature live entertainment by:

Summer Breeze Band - Saturday: 12:00 noon -4:00 pm 

Louisiana Spice - Sunday: 12:00 noon - 4:00 pm

Get your holiday shopping done by visiting arts & crafts vendors. If you are looking for something vintage, antique vendors will be located in the mule barn. Children's entertainment includes pony rides, face painting and our new kid's activity center featuring historic games.

Event dates: 
November 11, 2017
November 12, 2017

St. Charles Parish Independence Day Celebration

St. Charles Parish will celebrate its annual Independence Day event with a performance by the Bucktown All-Stars from 6-9 p.m. July 3 at the West Bank Bridge Park, 13825 River Road, Luling LA 70070. A fireworks show will follow the performance at 9 p.m. The following food and drink items will be sold by local nonprofit organizations at the celebration: nachos, sweets, pulled pork, watermelon, jambalaya, pastalaya, french fries, corn dogs, hamburgers, hot dogs, chips, pickles, soft drinks, water, frozen treats and snowballs.

Event dates: 
July 3, 2017

Independence Day Celebration

The 17th Annual Independence Day Celebration and firework show will be held on the evening of July 3 on the grounds of the St. Peter Catholic Church, 1550 Highway 44, Reserve, LA and the St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 2349 Louisiana 18, Edgard, LA at 6:00 p.m. The celebration will culminate with a fireworks display on the Mississippi River beginning promptly at 9:00 p.m.
Event dates: 
July 3, 2017

St. John the Baptist Independence Day Celebration

Thousands of residents are expected to gather on the grounds of St. Peter’s Church and the St. John the Baptist Church in Edgard to commemorate Independence Day with fireworks, food, fun and music on Tuesday, July 3rd, 2017. The event will be filmed on the East and West banks of the parish and broadcasted live on the Government Access Channel and the Parish website.

Event dates: 
July 3, 2017

Des Allemands Catfish Festival

Enjoy live music, rides, pageants and of course dishes featuring Catfish at the Des Allemands Catfish Festival. Designated as the official Catfish of the World , Des Allemands has played host to this event for over 40 years. Come and enjoy catfish platters, po-boys & boulettes. Don't forget to try the seafood gumbo, catfish sauce piquant, jambalaya, shrimp po-boys, soft shell crab po-boys, fried crab claws, hotdogs, hamburgers, chicken on a stick, french fries, fried egg rolls, onion mums, nachos & cheese, chili fritos, funnel cakes, snoballs and homemade candy & cakes.

Event dates: 
June 23, 2017
June 24, 2017
June 25, 2017