Fairs & Festivals for Nov. 22-28, 2013

Photo provided by DEB AND JOE MILAN -- Native American dancers take part in a past Louisiana Indian Heritage Association Powwow. Dancers from across the country are expected for this weekend's pow wow. Show caption
Photo provided by DEB AND JOE MILAN -- Native American dancers take part in a past Louisiana Indian Heritage Association Powwow. Dancers from across the country are expected for this weekend's pow wow.

The Louisiana Indian Heritage Association will hold a Native American Powwow 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday at Lamar-Dixon Expo Center, 9039 S. St. Landry Ave., Gonzales.

Bring the family to experience Native American singing, dancing, Indian fry bread, and Native American arts and crafts.

Admission is $5 for adults; children 12 and younger, all Scouts in uniform, first responders and military admitted free. Call (985) 796-5433 for additional information.

Other fairs and festivals in the area this weekend include:

  • Broadmoor High Arts & Crafts Festival: 3 p.m.-9 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Broadmoor High School, 10100 Goodwood Blvd. $3, adults; free for children ages 12 and younger. A free shuttle bus service is provided from the Broadmoor Shopping Center and Broadmoor Middle School. A $2 parking fee will be charged for the east student parking lot and for use of the grass lots on the BHS campus.
  • Louisiana Renaissance Festival: 9:45 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, 46468 River Road, Hammond. $17, adults; $10, children ages 7-12; free, children ages 6 and younger. larf.net or (985) 429-9992.
  • Oak Street Po-Boy Festival: 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Oak Street between South Carrollton Avenue and the Mississippi River levee, New Orleans. Free.

Compiled by Red staff