Louisiana Railroad Days Festival

April 11, 2024 - April 13, 2024


400 Lake Charles Ave
DeQuincy LA 70633
The Louisiana Railroad Days Festival evolved in the spring of 1984. The festival is held on the second weekend in April each year at the Railroad Museum Park with many local businesses, clubs, churches and schools participating. The festivities consist of food vendors, arts and crafts booths, carnival rides, free entertainment and a parade. Thursday, April 7, 2022, the first day of the festival starts with the K9 Caboose Pageant followed by the Railroad Days Pageant. Friday, April 8, 2022, will include a bicycle parade is held for the children followed by the main parade. The evening hours are devoted to Gospel music. Various churches participate in this program.

Saturday, April 9, 2022, the grounds open early with the Annual 5k Cannonball Run and the celebrations continue until midnight. There are many things such as the Carnival Ride