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The Rougarou Fest, Houma's free Halloween festival celebrating Louisiana folklore, has been ranked as one of the Top 10 Costume Parties in the United States by USA Today in 2014, one of the Top 20 Events out of 11 states in the month of October by the Southeast Tourism Society in 2015 and 2019, Best New Event in the state of Louisiana by the Louisiana Association of Fairs and Festivals in 2015, and Festival of the Year by the Louisiana Travel Association in 2020.

The Rougarou Returns

Houma's Halloween Festival re-emerges from the Terrebonne Parish swamps, with costumes and live music and more.