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Located in North Louisiana, Ruston & Lincoln Parish is known for its lively college-town atmosphere, 25-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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Sunday, May 26 - Friday, May 31

Get your appetite ready for all things peachy during the Peach Culinary Crawl! You can expect peach-inspired drinks, eats, and treats at...

Thursday, May 30

The Peach Art Exhibition is one of NCLAC’s longest-running programs. Featuring drawing, painting, photography, 3-D art, and mixed...

Friday, May 31

The North Louisiana Exhibition Center hosts the 35th Annual Peach Festival Rodeo. Come out and enjoy some good ole' bull and bronc riding...

Friday, May 31

Pickleball Community! Don't miss the inaugural Peach Fest Pickleball tournament in Ruston! Whether you're a seasoned player or just starting...

Friday, May 31

The Student Steel Bridge Competition (SSBC) has been taking place since 1987 when Lawrence Tech, Michigan Tech, and Wayne State competed in a...

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Dixie Theater of the Arts
Railway Coffee
Rock The Railroad
Rock Island Greenway Trail
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