Ruston Main Street

Amy Stegall

PO Box 2069
Ruston, LA 71273
United States

Ruston Main Street is where residents and visitors alike come together to enjoy all of the things downtown has to offer. It is the thriving core of our community with unique shopping, great restaurants, and beautifully restored buildings. Downtown Ruston, and specifically Railroad Park, is host to a number of activities and events.

Economic impact

89 net new businesses

654 net new jobs

$18,182,498 public/private investment

27,000 volunteer hours

Annual events

Louisiana Peach Festival, Juneteenth Festival, Downtown Wine Walk

Community spotlight

Ruston's racial reconciliation initiative was profiled in this article from Preservation in Print Magazine (May 2022) by Amanda Lanata, Assistant Director of Louisiana Main Street.

Click here to read "Making real change in Ruston: a Main Street model for racial reconciliation"

District Map  Instagram

Downtown Ruston mural  Downtown Ruston