Louisiana Peach Festival returns to Ruston

West Monroe, LA - The Louisiana Peach Festival returns to Ruston this week!

Watch the video for details on what to expect at this years festival.

Admission:

Kids 8 & Under – Free

Friday: Noon-5 p.m. – Free, 5-11:30 p.m. – $10

Saturday: All Day – $10 Weekend pass - $15 (tax included)

Weekend Concert Schedule

Raising Cane’s Railroad Park Stage

Friday, 6 p.m. – Bethany Raybourn ( Indie American Alt-Country)

Friday, 7 p.m. – KATALYST (Pop/Rock/Blues Cover

Friday, 8:30 p.m. – Grant Terry (Acoustic/Pop/Rock)

Friday, 10 p.m. - The Chee-Weez (70’s, 80’s, 90’s)

Saturday, 11 a.m. – Piney Hills Harmony Chorus

Saturday, 2 p.m. - Lawrence Gibbs & The Russ-Town Band Concert at The Dixie (212 N. Vienna St.)

Saturday, 6 p.m. - Zach O’Neil (Country)

Saturday, 7 p.m. – Beaux Atkins with Monty Russell (Southern)

Saturday, 8:30 p.m. – Kendal Conrad (Country)

Saturday, 10 p.m. – Uncle Kracker (Rock/Pop/Country/Soul)

Raising Cane’s Stage Entertainment brought to you by First National Bank & Ivan Smith Furniture Co-Sponsored by Log Cabin, Louisiana Lottery Corporation, Rocketfast Car Wash & State Farm-Kim Dupree

Official After Party Sponsor, Ponchatoulas Green Room Sponsor, Baldwin Jewelers Behind the Scenes Sponsor, Triple B Diesel Service

Friday, June 23

Friday – Sunday, Barnes Portraiture Baby Photo Contest Viewing at The Children's Shoppe, 109 North Trenton St.

8 a.m. Kids' Fishing Tournament at Lincoln Parish Park sponsored by The IDEA Place, La Capitol Federal Credit Union, Marriott Fairfield Inn & Suites, and Walmart Supercenter

8 a.m.-5 p.m. Peach Art Exhibit at Ruston City Hall, presented by North Central Louisiana Arts Council

10 a.m. Peach Cookery Contest sponsored by Townsend House Gifts at Presbyterian Church of Ruston

12 p.m.-6 p.m. Beta Sigma Phi Arts & Crafts Show at Ruston Civic Center

12 p.m.-11 p.m. Kids’ Zone sponsored by Manpower Temp Services

2:30 p.m.-5 p.m. Meet, take photos & challenge LA Tech Athletics at Railroad Park

4 p.m. Peach Eating Contest with LA Tech Athletes at Railroad Park

6 p.m. Tennis Tournament sponsored by Brennan Dodge, O’Nealgas & Southern AgCredit, held at Home Court at La Tech University (1650 W. Alabama Ave.)

8 p.m. Rodeo sponsored by Brennan Dodge, held at N. La Exhibition Center (165 Fairgrounds Rd.)

Saturday, June 24

7 a.m. 5K Color Run sponsored by Danni Jones Physical Therapy, First National Bank & Suddenlink, begins at RHS Football Field (812 James St.)

8 a.m.-6 p.m. Beta Sigma Phi Arts & Crafts Show at Ruston Civic Center

8 a.m.-5 p.m. Peach Art Exhibit sponsored by North Central Louisiana Arts Council at Ruston City Hall

8 a.m.-11 p.m. Sexton Lot Kids’ Zone sponsored by Manpower Temp Services

9 a.m. "Give Peach a Chance" Parade sponsored by PetStar Animal Care, coordinated by Ruston Junior Auxiliary (Begins at La Tech TAC, continues east on Alabama Ave., south on Trenton St., west on Dan Reneau Dr.)

9 a.m.-3 p.m. Antique Car Show sponsored by BancorpSouth & Hot Rod Bar-B-Q, in BancorpSouth parking lot (300 N. Trenton St.)

10 a.m.-6 p.m. Dino Land & Kids’ Zone! at Civic Center: Dinosaurs, Game Box NELA, rides & more sponsored by Blue Bell Creameries, Holiday Inn Express & Suites and Range Resources Corporation. New this year – The IDEA Place Dino Dig!

11 a.m. Barnes Portraiture Diaper Derby at Trinity United Methodist Church, 1000 West Woodward Ave.

12-4 p.m. Hula Hooper by Thornburg Monuments, Stilt Walker by RE/MAX Results Realty, and a Juggler by State Senator Mike Walsworth in Sexton Lot

6 p.m. Tennis Tournament sponsored by Brennan Dodge, O’Nealgas & Southern AgCredit, held at Home Court at La Tech University (1650 W. Alabama Ave.)

8 p.m. Peach Cobbler Eating Contest at Railroad Park sponsored by Hampton Inn Pre-registration required, contact Brandon Sutherland at (318) 251-3090.

8 p.m. Rodeo sponsored by Brennan Dodge, held at North La Exhibition Center (165 Fairgrounds Rd.)

8 p.m. Bass Tournament Lake D'Arbonne, Registration 6-8 p.m. at D'Arbonne Pointe (147 Old Hwy. 15, Farmerville, LA), sponsored by Wood Marine & Premier Chev/Buick/GMC

Watch LouisianaPeachFestival.org or Facebook.com/LouisianaPeachFestival for additionally added events.


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