Steam Fest returns this weekend

Steam Fest Returns

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - A festival returns this weekend after several years on hiatus.

Steam Fest is back after several years at the fly at Audubon park this weekend.

The star of the festival is SP 745. She's nearly a century old, built in Algiers in 1921.

But another feature is the Jefferson Carriage, where you'll find a bar and path towards a historical exhibit.

Visitors can come on Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day.

Admission is free but the Louisiana Steam Train Association is asking for donations. The suggest a donation of $15.

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