Jane Austen Strawberry Festival

Please join us on 6 April 2019 at the Jean Baptist Lang Creole House Museum located at 605 Carroll St, Mandeville, LA 70448 from noon to five in the afternoon for a day inspired after Jane Austen’s Emma and the strawberry scene at Mr. Knightley’s Donwell Abbey strawberry field.

12:00-1:30pm: Picnic lunch on the grounds of the Lang House. We encourage all guests to bring their baskets and enjoy some strawberries with us the way Emma did with the handsome Mr. Knightley!

1:30-2:00pm: Oratory

2:00-3:00pm: Dancing and Fashion Show

3:00-4:00pm: Poetry Reading

4:00-5:00pm: Awards for the Jane Austen Love Letters Competition

Admission: $20 donation to the Jane Austen Foundation of Mandeville

We are thrilled to be celebrating another day with Jane Austen in the picturesque setting of the Lang House.