Louisiana Railroad Days Festival

The Louisiana Railroad Days Festival prides itself in being a free festival that is family oriented and allows no alcohol. The city of DeQuincy and surrounding areas have been blessed by the festival each year. Since Railroads have been a very important part of DeQuincy, that it is the perfect place to have the Louisiana Railroad Days Festival.

2024 Festival Tshirt

T-shirts & Tickets

Louisiana Railroad Days Festival shirts are now on sale. Shirts may be purchased at Brookshire Bros. or the Railroad Museum. Students in all DeQuincy schools will be allowed to wear 2024 Festival shirts on Friday from now until the festival. Prices are youth xs-youth - youth large $12; adults small - XL $15; 2x-3x - $20

Louisiana Highway Maps now available at the DeQuincy Railroad Museum, from Louisiana Travel!



-DeQuincy Federated Service League


Festival Rules

Family Oriented

Have fun with the entire family!

Alcohol Free

Alcohol will not be tolerated at the LA Railroad Days Festival.

Free Entrance

Enter the festival for no charge at all!

Free Parking

Park at the festival for no charge at all!

Special Thanks

Railroad Festival Thank You
The members of the DeQuincy Federated Service League, sponsors of the Louisiana Railroad Days Festival of DeQuincy, would like to extend a hearty THANK YOU to everyone who celebrated the 40th year of our beloved festival. Your support means everything to us and we thank you from the bottom of our hearts!
Special “THANK YOUS” are offered to Mayor Riley Smith and Mrs. Kim Rainwater without whom the festival would not be possible. We would like to say thank you to the Railroad Museum Board and employees. Thank you to all members of DFSL and business groups that participated in this year’s festival.
We appreciate all of the local business and schools that supported the festival by wearing their railroad festival t-shirts each Friday. Thank you to Brookshire Bros. for selling shirts. Special thanks to the businesses located along Lake Charles Ave. for your patience and cooperation prior to and during the festival. We would like to thank this year’s sponsors: Riley Smith & Sons Funeral Home, Nichols, CLECO, Sam’s Discount Tires, DeQuincy Memorial Hospital, Heritage Place Hotel, El Tucan Mexican Restaurant, Dr. Paul Perry, Lake Area Dentistry, Paragon Casino, Coconuts Cajun Grill, Bryan and Strange Inc., Sabine State Bank, Bae Bae’s Backyard, and DVal Designs. As always, thank you to Coco-Cola, DeQuincy United Methodist Church, LAWCO, Centurytel, the DeQuincy News Staff, Deep South Productions, and Cumulus Media KYKZ-96.
Our city’s festival would absolutely not have been possible without the hard work of Joe Richardson, Joe Larvadane and Quade Royer!! We appreciate ya’ll more than you know! THANK YOU is not enough!!! Also thanks to Lt. Mitchell Taylor, the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Department and Reserve Unit as well as Police Chief Roy Williams, the DeQuincy City Police, and Reserve Unit.
THANK YOU DEQUINCY and surrounding area for an outstanding 40th celebration!!! We will see you next year.

-DeQuincy Federated Service League


Festival Events

At the Louisiana Railroad Days Festival we have tons of events and fun lined up for you and your family!

Gospel Night

Come worship at our Gospel Night!

Children's Events

Let the kids have a blast with our children's events!

"Bling" Your T-Shirt

Bling your favorite T-Shirt to this year's T-Shirt contest!

Old Timers Reunion

Ride the rails with memories from the old timers!


Participate in our annual RR Days Pageant!


Participate in the RRF Parade!

Pictures From Past Festivals

Get a glimpse of what our Louisiana Railroad Days Festival has to offer! To really get the full picture, you have to visit us in person!