Ponchatoula Chamber of Commerce Marketing Committee is proud to present The Ponchatoula Antique Trade Days & Craft Fair being held Nov. 1-2, 2008.
This outdoor free festival is located in historic downtown Ponchatoula. This event has antique, collectible, arts and crafts booths. Food vendors feature local cuisine and fun festival food. Children’s activities include bungee jumping, pony rides, inflatable slide and mini train, and face painting. We also host a free petting zoo and mini farm. This November’s event will have a free outdoor art exhibition featuring regionally, nationally and internationally known artists. Artist will be on hand to speak to the public about their art. We will also have art history speaker and brochures to inform visitors about Ponchatoula’s art history. If you are avid antique and art enthusiast or just a casual shopper this promises be a great weekend getaway.
Ponchatoula earned the title of “America’s Antique City” for its many antique, collectible shops, art galleries and specialty shops housed in our wonderful old historic buildings. In addition we have some wonderful local restaurants from home style cooking to casual fine dining. There are lodging and RV parks nearby.
Ponchatoula is conveniently located at the crossroads of interstate I-55 and I-12 less than and hour from New Orleans or Baton Rouge. For more information contact 1-800-617-4502 of visit us on the Web at www.ponchatoulachamber.com.