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Starks Mayhaw Festival

Starks Mayhaw Festival

May 18-20 

Celebrating 25 years, the festival features carnival rides, arts & crafts, live music, delicious Southern food and enough berries and jelly for the whole family. Festival grounds are located at the corners of Highways 109 and 12. 

The festival kicks off on Thursday with a pirate theme costume contest at 6 p.m., followed by the talent show at 7:30 p.m. On Friday, the bike parade rolls at 3 p.m. and local gospel performers, including the Ball Brothers, will take the stage at 7:30 p.m.

Get your fill of biscuits, jelly and home-churned butter on Saturday, beginning at 8:30 a.m., followed by the highlight of the festival, the Mayhaw Jelly Contest at 10 a.m. The live auction will begin at 1 p.m. and live music acts will start at 4 p.m. Closing out the festival is the Cypress Band, featuring Warren Storm and Willie T, at 7:30 p.m.

Admission is free. No ice chest or pets. For more information, call (337) 743-6297.

Starks Mayhaw Festival
  • to
  • Various times - see below
  • Corners of Hwys. 12 and 109 Starks, LA
  • Free
  • (337) 743-6297
  • Recurring daily
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