New Roads Spring Street Festival/Open Classic Car Show

New Roads is the site for the 4th Annual New Roads Spring Street Festival and Open Classic Car Show.on Saturday, March 17, 2013.  The festival takes place from 9 am to 3 pm, celebrating the character of the community.  A special attraction this year will be a jet-powered bike
Festivities will include an Open Classic Car Show, Food Booths, Live Music, Arts and Crafts, and so much more!
If you wish to participate or need more information, call 225-638-5360, ext. 212, or email:  For information on this festival, as well as other upcoming events in New Roads, visit
LeJeune Street Guest House

Please consider staying in one of the beautiful bed and breakfasts located in New Roads, such as the LeJeune Street Guest House.  This Creole Cottage is located in the heart of downtown New Roads and has 2 bedrooms, full bath, fully equipped kitchen, living room and front and back porches.  A perfect place for resting after a day at the festival.  225-240-3421.

Pourciau House
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Or stay at the Pourciau House.  This early 1900’s home has been fully renovated blending old with new to create a warm and welcome stay.  Relax in the lush courtyard or walk down to one fo the many shops and restaurants.  225-638-9178.

Pointe Coupee B&B – Samson House

Another bed and breakfast in New Roads you may consider is Point Coupee B&B, The Samson House, CA 1835.  It is a spacious raised Creole-plantation home. Typical Caribbean architectural inflluence is apparent in the cypress structure and it is embellished with antique furniture and collectibles.  225-638-6254.