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Scarecrow Competition

October 2022

Businesses in Louisiana will be competing to win the coveted prize for the best decorated scarecrow.  Come visit us October 4th through October 31st and judge for yourself. See if you agree with the judges on who should be the winner!
Tue, Oct 4th, 2022

36th Annual Louisiana Colorfest

October 15th and 16th, 2022

Louisiana is home to Pike County's largest festival, the Louisiana Colorfest, attended by over 8,000 people annually.  This two-day festival has live bands, kids activities, duck races, sidewalk chalk competitions, beard and baby contests, and a talent show! We look forward to seeing you there!

Colorfest Schedule of Events
Sat, Oct 15th, 2022

Annual Mid-Town Church Walk

December 2022

Annual Mid-Town Church Walk 
STARTS at Bethel AME at the corner of N. 6th and Tennessee st. 
The Annual Louisiana Area Historical Museum Mid-Town Church Walk. Participating churches include: Bethel AME, Christian - Disciples of Christ, First Baptist, Centenary Methodist, Calvary Episcopal, and First Presbyterian. Each church will have a 15 minute Christmas presentation.  The walk will end at the Presbyterian Church with refreshments of cider and cookies.

Sat, Dec 10th, 2022

Victorian Christmas Celebration

December 2022

Come visit our Victorian town all dressed up for Christmas. Stroll the streets taking in the decorated shop windows.  Pause to listen to live Christmas music being performed. Stop in one of our restaurants for a cookie and hot chocolate or perhaps a hot buttered rum.
Sat, Dec 10th, 2022

Bluegrass Pickers Festival

May 13th, 2023

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Our 2nd Annual Louisiana Bluegrass Pickers Festival is taking place on historic Georgia Street. This festival will begin with vendors lining the streets and continue with a car cruise, ending at the riverfront. Live bluegrass and folk bands will be playing throughout the day and into the evening. Participate in the corn-hole competition, scavenger hunt, and the fiddle contest. Enjoy the entertainment trucks and grab some grub from the wide selection of food trucks. Bring the kids to see the petting zoo and feed the animals. Come and enjoy a fun-filled day out!
Sat, May 13th, 2023