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Located in North Louisiana, Ruston & Lincoln Parish is known for its lively college-town atmosphere, 22-block historic downtown district, thriving arts culture, scenic outdoor attractions, and the incredibly sweet peaches grown here. The area is home to both Louisiana Tech University and Grambling State University and boasts a variety of specialty shops and delicious restaurants. Start planning your trip now to explore Ruston's many attractions, discover unique flavors, and experience true southern hospitality in Louisiana's College Town. 

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Tuesday, June 6

This summer at the Dixie is PACKED with movie magic! Thanks to Jonesboro State Bank, the Dixie Center for the Arts is having a FREE...

Wednesday, June 7

Come enjoy all that Downtown Ruston has to offer with this special event during Louisiana Tech Orientation. Experience all the restaurants,...

Friday, June 9 - Sunday, June 11

Big Creek Trade Days are held monthly on the weekend before the second Monday with over 100 indoor and outdoor vendors, food trucks, and fun...

Saturday, June 10

Shop, eat and support local producers and creators at the Ruston Farmers Market. Choose from a wide selection of seasonal fruits and...

Sunday, June 11 - Monday, June 19

Plans are underway for the City of Grambling’s annual Juneteenth Freedom Festival! This year’s event is scheduled for June...

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Yolo Nitro Ice Dreamery - Downtown Ruston
Railway Coffee
LA Tech Baseball
Lincoln Parish Park - Photo: Chere Coen
Dixie Theater of the Arts
Rock Island Greenway Trail

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