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Located in North Louisiana, Ruston & Lincoln Parish is known for its lively college-town atmosphere, 21-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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Monday, October 25

A favorite community event, the Annual Monster Mash returns this year to a new location at the Ruston Sports Complex! Bring your kids in...

Tuesday, October 26

Grambling State Volleyball hosts Louisiana Tech University on October 26 in the Fredrick C. Hobdy Assembly Center. Get your official...

Thursday, October 28 - Sunday, October 31

The Screaming Woods is a trail through 2-miles of spooky woodland, lit only by tikis from 7 pm- 10 pm every weekend in October. The trail...

Friday, October 29

Southwestern Athletic Conference regular-season play concludes as Grambling State Women's Soccer hosts Arkansas-Pine Bluff on October 29 at...

Friday, October 29

Come enjoy a fun-filled night of sipping and shopping at the Downtown Ruston Wine Walk!

This walking wine tasting event will take you...

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Railway Coffee
Lincoln Parish Park - Photo: Chere Coen
Downtown Railroad Park
Rock The Railroad
LA Tech Baseball
Rock Island Greenway Trail
Rock Island Greenway Trail

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