• LAZY B RANCH MUD FEST: Lazy B Ranch, 23211 Highway 440, Kentwood. Bring the truck and get ready to go mud ridin’ in this inaugural music festival. The event features music on Friday and Saturday night, food, rides and open trails. Tickets are $32.64. For more information, visit or call (985) 514-6258.


  • NEW ORLEANS CIGAR BOX GUITAR FESTIVAL: Frenchman Theatre, 514 Frenchmen St., New Orleans. This three-day event celebrates handmade stringed instruments. For more information, visit

Compiled by Advocate staff