Louisiana: Local Food Festivals & Shows
(Food, Wine, Beer & Agricultural Events)
2018 - 2019 LOUISIANA Month by month Listings
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Here are JUST A FEW Featured Events:
April 13-15, 2018
47th Annual Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival
With over 300,000 visitors each year, the festival celebrates the area's strawberry harvest with a large variety of music, delicious Southern food, children's activities, and more. Attendance: 300,000.
April 21, 2018
15th Annual Crawfish Cook-Off
Hospice Foundation of the South’s signature event! This event is a huge part of our budget supporting the Hospice House. Every April the HFOS hosts the Crawfish Cook-Off. The largest one day event on the Northshore boasts Over 45,000 pounds of crawfish. Crawfish are boiled by 60 teams competing for the title of “Best Crawfish in St. Tammany Parish”. Celebrity judges as well as the teams themselves decide the winners. 3 Locally well-known bands entertain the crowds of 8000 plus people every year. The admission includes all the crawfish you can eat and the concert event. Proceeds directly benefit The Hospice Foundation of the South’s Hospice House. The first & only hospice house in St. Tammany Parish.
May 4-6, 2018 Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival
Breaux Bridge, Louisiana
Celebrity Crawfish Eating Contest, Cajun Cooking Demonstration, Cajun Dancing Contest, Crawfish Races, Parade, Crawfish Etouffee Cookoff, music, entertainment, arts & crafts.