• Schedule of Events


  • 2015 Crawfish Festival
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    Friday, May 1
    4:00pm - Gates Open
    4:30pm - Opening Ceremonies - Crawfish Stage
    4:45pm - Celebrity Crawfish Eating Contest - Crawfish Stage
    5:15pm-6:45 pm - Cajun Dance Lesson, Breaux Bridge Tent; Cal & Lou Courville
    12:00am - Festival Grounds Close

    Saturday, May 2
    10:00am - Festival Grounds Open – Information & Souvenir, Food, Beer, Coke, Water, Liquor, Commercial, Arts & Crafts Booths, Carnival Open
    10:00am - Cajun Cooking Demonstration - Breaux Bridge Tent
    11:30am-12:30pm - Cajun Dance Lesson, Breaux Bridge Tent / Cal & Lou Courville
    12:45pm - Bourée Exhibition, Breaux Bridge Tent
    1:00pm - Cajun Dance Contest - Festival Stage*
    2:00pm - Zydeco Dance Contest - Festival Stage*
    2:15pm - Crawfish Eating Contest - Breaux Bridge Tent*
    3:00pm - Crawfish Races, Crawfish Stage*
    4:15pm-5:15pm - Cajun Dance Lesson - Breaux Bridge Tent / Cal & Lou Courville
    5:30pm-6:30pm - Cajun & Zydeco Dance Lesson - Breaux Bridge Tent
    12:00am - Festival Grounds Close

    Sunday, May 3
    9:00am - Festival Grounds Open – Information & Souvenir, Food, Beer, Coke, Water, Liquor, Commercial, Arts & Crafts Booths, Carnival Open
    9:00am - Crawfish Etouffée Cookoff* - Breaux Bridge Tent
    9:30am - Parade - Bridge Street to Rees Street to Parc Hardy
    12:00pm - Judging & Sampling - Time Approximate
    4:00pm - Festival Grounds Close

    *Register at Information Booth prior to contest




    Musical Lineup – Friday May 1

    BREAUX BRIDGE TENT
    8:00-10:00pm - Sweet Cecila

    CRAWFISH STAGE
    5:30-7:30pm - Bon Soir Catin
    7:45-9:45pm - Roddy Romero & the Hub City All-Stars
    10:00-12:00am - High Performance

    FESTIVAL STAGE
    5:15-7:00pm - Hunter Courville Cajun Fever
    7:15pm-9:15pm - Horace Trahan & the New Ossun Express
    9:30-11:30pm - Chris Ardoin & NuStep Zydeco



    Musical Lineup –
    Saturday May 2

    BREAUX BRIDGE TENT
    7:30-9:30pm  - Jimmy Breaux & Friends

    CRAWFISH STAGE
    10:00-11:30am - Carl Hollier & the Crowley Playboys
    11:45-1:15pm - Jambalaya with Special Guest D. L. Menard
    1:30-3:00pm - Jamie Bergeron & the Kickin’ Cajuns
    3:15-5:15pm - Keith Frank & the Soileau Zydeco Family Band
    5:30-7:30pm - Wayne Toups & Zydecajun
    7:45-9:45pm - Chubby Carrier & the Bayou Swamp Band
    10:00-12:00am - Nik-L-Beer

    FESTIVAL STAGE
    10:15-11:45am - Cedryl Ballou & the Zydeco Trendsetters
    12:00-1:30pm - Huval Family Band
    1:45-3:15pm - Wayne & Same Ole Two Step
    3:30-5:00pm - Steve Riley & the Mamou Playboys
    5:15-7:00pm - Geno Delafosse & French Rockin’ Boogie
    7:15-9:15pm - Nathan Williams & the Zydeco Cha Chas
    9:30-11:30pm - Travis Matte & the Kingpins


    Musical Lineup – Sunday May 3

    BREAUX BRIDGE TENT
    2:00-4:00pm - Brazos Huval School of Music Students

    CRAWFISH STAGE
    9:00-10:30am - Cajun Stompers Band
    10:45-12:15pm - Corey Ledet
    12:30-2:00pm - Kevin Naquin & the Ossun Playboys
    2:15-4:00pm - Dance Hall Band

    FESTIVAL STAGE
    10:30-12:00pm - Forest Huval Band
    12:15-1:45pm - Warren Storm – Willie Tee & Cypress Band
    2:00-4:00pm - LeRoy Thomas & the Zydeco Road Runners