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Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - Sunday, October 04, 2015
Turning up the burners for a fourth year running, the Marigny OctoberFeast returns to commemorate the birthday of the founder of Mandeville, Bernard de Marigny with four days of gastronomic excess that celebrate the bounty of food, wine, and art on the Northshore. A range of vintner's dinners will be offered at area restaurants on Wednesday (Bosco's, Bouree, Opal Basil, Pat Gallagher's, N'Tini's, Nuvolari's and Thursday (Café Lynn, The Lakehouse, Old Rail Brewing, Lafitte Street Market Bistro, The Scotts' Coffee & Tapas Bar). The Mandeville Marigny Octoberfeast Grand Tasting rolls around on Friday, filling the Mandeville Trailhead with more than fifty wines, food from local restaurants, and local art from 7 pm–9 pm. A second, more exclusive tasting happens Saturday from 3 pm–5 pm at The Lang House (605 Carroll Street.) With an art stroll and concert by the George French Band from 6 pm at the Mandeville Trailhead. Still standing on Sunday? The Scotts' Cafe & Tapas Bar will host two seatings of a jazz brunch at 10:30 am and 1 pm. (985) 624-3147 or mandevilleoctoberfeast.com for full details and tickets.
|Gulf Coast Shrimp & Jazz Festival|
Flavorful shrimp and soulful jazz are on the docket for the Gulf Coast Shrimp & Jazz Festival at the Lake Charles Civic Center. The whole family can enjoy the savory tastes of G...
|Louisiana Peach Festival|
We know, we know ... Ruston is kind of far from most of you. But we also know that most of you can't get enough Ruston peaches when the season rolls around. Make a peach pilgrimage...
|Market Fresh Fest|
Each Saturday this summer, the Red Stick Farmers Market is breaking out Fresh Fest to help folks make the best of Louisiana’s freshest fruits, veggies, dairy products, and meats....
|Snake Oil Festival|
We would typically advise you to avoid anyone proffering snake oil, but in this case it sound like it might be fun. This festival, in its second year, will feature three nights of ...