Festival Activities at the French Market – French Market District
French Market Annual Creole Tomato Festival

Fest Activities

Ripe & Ready Second Line!

Saturday, June 10th at 10:00am

Kick-off the Creole Tomato Festival with the Ripe & Ready Second Line on Saturday, June 10th at 10:00 AM with Treme Brass Band feat James Andrews and Creole Tomato Festival Queen Dianne “Gumbo Marie” Honore!

The Second Line is open for all to participatio! Wear your favorite tomato attire and take it to the streets! The Second Line will form at Oscar Dunn Park, 700 Decatur Street across from Jackson Square, and walk to the French Market festival location.

Kids Activities in Dutch Alley

Adorn Me Antoinette


The Button Lady

LSU AgCenter

Pixie Dust: Biodegradable Glitter


Fresh Creole Tomatoes for Sale!

French Market Produce will be sampling and selling Creole tomatoes!

Matt Ranatza Farms and George’s Produce will be on-site selling Creole tomatoes at the festival!