Festival of Words

The Festival of Words takes place for three days in early November of each year. The event includes literary readings and creative writing workshops in the schools and community centers. The festival features authors from Louisiana as well as those from other states and other countries. The event also includes a community stage with a day-long open mic and "Drive-by Poetry," performed in area grocery stores, coffee shops and fast food restaurants.

Read more


Latitude: 30.422916 Longitude: -92.044956 Elevation: 54 ft
the best travel advice comes from the people who live here
Patrice Melnick

Event Dates

11/4/2016 – 11/5/2016

Admission Fee (if any)


Ages Festival is Appropriate For

All ages

Accessibility Notes

Handicapped accessible

Pet Friendly Notes

Not appropriate for pets

Leave a Comment