Louisiana Office of the Lieutenant Governor
Department of Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Events Calendar

Natchitoches, LA
April 26 - November 2, 2019
Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame and Northwest Louisiana History Museum — 800 Front St.

"THE PLANTATION PHOTOGRAPHS OF ROBERT TEBBS"
The Louisiana State Museum will unveil a new exhibition at the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame and Northwest Louisiana History Museum on April 26, 2019, called The Plantation Photographs of Robert T ...Read More...


Mandeville, LA
October 19, 2019 — 8 p.m.
Ozone Songwriter Festival - Lafitte Street Station — 698 Lafitte Street

FOLKLIFE MONTH: HONORING JAMES NORCOM "BUZZ" JACKSON III
Tradition bearer Buzz Jackson has been playing guitar and writing songs for over 35 years who has had a profound impact on the region's songwriting community. Countless songwriters across the southeas ...Read More...


Baton Rouge, LA
October 27, 2019 — 3:15 p.m.
Greater Baton Rouge State Fair - Main Stage — 16072 Airline Highway

FOLKLIFE MONTH: HONORING A LIFETIME OF MUSIC - ZION TRAVELERS SPIRITUAL SINGERS
Heard every Sunday Morning on WIBR radio since 1946 until a few years back, the Zion Travelers Spiritual Singers continue to share their brand of traditional a cappella, specializing in tight harmoniz ...Read More...


Houma, LA
October 27, 2019 — 3 p.m.
Rougarou Festival - Main Stage — Belanger Street and Roussell Street

FOLKLIFE MONTH: HONORING JANE LUSTER
Tradition bearer Janie Luster is a master palmetto basket weaver and cultural preservationist of the United Houma Nation. Hailing from the community of Bayou DuLarge in Terrebonne Parish, Janie comes ...Read More...


Baton Rouge, LA
November 2, 2019 — 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
State Library of Louisiana — 701 North 4th Street, Baton Rouge, LA

16TH ANNUAL LOUISIANA BOOK FESTIVAL
The Louisiana Center for the Book in the State Library of Louisiana is proud to present the 16th edition of this free, world-class literary celebration. Come join the fun from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. downtow ...Read More...