The Franklin Parish Catfish Festival is proud to have the highest-quality, family-friendly entertainment available. From music to magic, and everything in between, there is always something neat and exciting around every corner!

Over the years, the festival has hosted top flight entertainment lineups including Louisiana's own Hunter Hayes, Grammy winner Chubby Carrier, Country Icons Diamond Rio, “The Voice” Damien Lawson, Cajun star Jo-el Sonnier, and Christian artists 33 Miles, Jason Crabb, The Martins, The Isaacs, and Newworldson, among many others.

Local and regional acts also appear each year, and great sounds always accompany a great day at the Franklin Parish Catfish Festival!



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