Friday, April 5 - Sunday, April 9, 2019
The world-famous literary legacy Detective Dave Robicheaux, created by author James Lee Burke, is coming home to Iberia Parish, Louisiana. The official Books Along The Teche Literary Festival: Celebrating New Iberia, Dave Robicheaux's Hometown will be held April 6 - 8, 2018 predominately in New Iberia's historic district, but will also include events around Iberia Parish.
Various venues will celebrate literature and its impact on our culture with a symposium, storytelling, workshops, reader's theater, music, local cuisine, bourée lessons, Dave Robicheaux tours and a 5K run. This year, the Great Southern Writer Symposium will feature nationally acclaimed author Ernest J. Gaines.
The annual festival invites all literature lovers to stop by Iberia Parish for a great time.