Carnival rides, fair food, family fun, live music, and much more await SWLA this weekend in DeQuincy at the Louisiana Railroad Festival.

Schedule of Events:

Thursday, April 11

  • 5:00 PM Festival Opens
  • 5:00 PM Frozen T-Shirt Contest
  • 5:30 PM Bizarre Boxcar Contest
  • 6:00 PM Style Show (Featuring local clothing shops)
  • 7:00 PM Railroad's Got Talent
  • 11:00 PM Festival Closes

Friday, April 12

  • 1:00 PM Festival Opens
  • 2:00 PM Parade Line-Up at Nichols, Bicycle Parade Line-Up, Model Train Show
  • 2:30 PM Bicycle Parade Judging
  • 3:00 PM Parade Begins at Nichols
  • 3:45 PM Introduction of 2018 Railroad Festival Queens, Parade Marshall and Club Woman of the Year
  • 4:15 PM 2018 Talent Winners
  • 4:45 PM DeQuincy High Jazz Ensemble
  • 5:45 PM Gospel Night Featuring The Ball Brothers
  • 12:00 AM Festival Closes

Saturday, April 13

  • 8:30 AM Cannon Ball 5K Run (Sponsored by The Knights of Columbus)
  • 9:00 AM Festival Opens
  • 10:00 AM Old Timers Reunion (Methodist Gym)
  • 11:00 AM Recognition of Queens and Visiting Dignitaries
  • 11:30AM Look Alike Contest
  • 12:00PM 2019 Railroad's Got Talent Winners
  • 1:00PM Rosedown Rockers
  • 3:00 PM Clifton Brown and The Rusty Bucket Band
  • 5:00 PM Joe Harmon & The Harmonics
  • 6:30 PM Brandon LeDet & Creole Touch
  • 8:00 PM COUNTRY MUSIC ARTIST Joe Diffie
  • 9:30 PM Music By Deep South Productions

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