These 8 Harvest Festivals In Louisiana Are A Great Way To Celebrate Autumn

When the temperatures start to cool down, festival season begins. Louisiana has more than 500 festivals throughout the year, each one certainly worthy of a road trip from any corner of the state. With the cooler temperatures of fall right around the corner, it’s time to start marking your calendar so you can attend some of the best harvest festivals in Louisiana. Are you planning on attending any (or all) of these festivals? Hopefully, you’ll make it to all of them because each one is just as much fun as the next!

Did your favorite festival make the list? Don’t forget to check out our other fall festival article right here.

Are you planning on attending any of the best harvest festivals in Louisiana? Let us know which festivals you’ll be attending in the comments below!

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Best Harvest Festivals In Louisiana

August 24, 2019

What other types of events take place in fall in Louisiana?

The fall in Louisiana is a great time of year for events. Since the temperatures drop, there are countless festivals and outdoor attractions that pepper the state. From late September until December, you can bet there’s something going on just about every weekend. Pumpkin patches, corn mazes, and haunted houses are always a fun-filled way to spend your afternoon with loved ones.  Every November the town of Abbeville puts on their annual Omelette Festival, where chefs from around the world come together to make a massive, 5,000-egg omelette in the town square.

What are the best family-friendly activities to do in the fall in Louisiana?

There are countless family-friendly fall activities in Louisiana. Pumpkin Patches like Mrs. Heather’s in Hammond attract hundreds of visitors every season, while places like CM Farms in Dry Creek transform their farm every year into a massive 12-acre corn maze that’s always a fun, family-friendly attraction.

Which Louisiana town is the best to visit in the fall?

Louisiana has dozens and dozens of towns that are perfect for a fall getaway.If you are looking to catch the fall foliage, northern towns like Homer or Farmerville are great options because both towns are home to state parks, where you’ll find beautiful fall foliage if you time your visit right. Natchitoches is always an exciting and charming town to visit, and southern towns in the heart of Cajun Country like Breaux Bridge and Abbeville always have things to do in fall in Louisiana.