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Everything’s peachy at the Louisiana Peach Festival

There's not many things better than a Ruston Peach.

Get ready to experience the festival season in style. Mark your calendars, the Louisiana Peach Festival happens on June 5, 2021. The festival returns full of family fun. You don’t want to miss the Peach Art Market, it will kick things off at 9:00 am at Railroad Park. Also check out the Kids Alley: An Art Experience at Esma’s Alley and the Peach Art Exhibit at the Historic Art Exhibit.

Ten musical acts and live performances take the Railroad Park Stage starting at 9:00am and going through 11:00pm.

Other things to explore or experience at this year’s festival include Peachy Sidewalks Sale downtown, the Ruston Farmers Market, the Queen Dixie Gem Peach and Princess Peach Pageant at Cedar Creek School.

The fun continues on June 11-12 with the 32nd Annual Peach Rodeo at the North Louisiana Expo Center. (Admission charge).

The cost to attend is $10. For more information visit the Louisiana Peach Festival website.

Also this time of year you can pick up a Peach Ice Box Pie at Strawn’s in Shreveport-Bossier.

Strawn’s Ice Box Pies

For more fun things to do in the Ark-La-Tex, click here.