August 13-17, 2014 Delcambre Shrimp Festival Delcambre, Louisiana Always the 3rd full weekend in August. Home to one of the area's most productive shrimp fleets. Events include a shrimp cook-off, queens pageants, fais-do-do's, food booths, carnival rides, and the blessing of the shrimp boat fleet. There's plenty of fun for "kids" of all ages and lots to see, hear, and EAT!
2013 LOUISIANA - AUGUST 2013 Food & Wine Festivals, Shows, Events events still waiting for new dates
August 3, 2013 Great American Seafood Cook-Off New Orleans, Louisiana The Great American Seafood Cook-Off has become the most prestigious culinary seafood competition. The event emphasizes the importance of cooking with domestic seafood and encourages the use of products from sustainable fisheries.
August 22-25, 2013 Gueydan Duck Festival - Gueydan, Louisiana Duck and Goose Calling contests, Skeet Shooting, Hunting Dog Trials, and Decoy Carving. Great food, Nightly Bands, Junior and Senior Queens Pageants, Grand Parade, Outdoor and Indoor Cooking Contests, Auction, Arts and Crafts, Carnival.
Aug 29-Sept 2, 2013 78th Annual Louisiana Shrimp & Petroleum Festival Morgan City, Louisiana Deep in the heart of Cajun Country, every Labor Day Weekend, tens of thousands of people celebrate at Louisiana's oldest chartered harvest festival. There's plenty of fun for "kids" of all ages and lots to see, hear, do and eat!
2012 LOUISIANA - AUGUST 2012 FOOD & WINE FESTIVALS, SHOWS & LOCAL EVENTS events still waiting for new dates
August 11-13, 2012 59th Annual Louisiana Foodservice EXPO New Orleans, Louisiana The 2012 theme is "The Art of Hospitality". With hundreds of booths, the EXPO is the premier foodservice gathering in the Gulf South. Attendance: 11,000.