Ten thousand pounds of crawfish will be cooked this weekend at the Original Downtown Lake Charles Crawfish Festvial.  You heard me right 10 thousand ponds of crawfish! Mmmm!

The festival will have a great lineup of entertainment plus carnival rides.  The festival is located inside and outside of the Lake Charles Civic Center.

The festival runs this weekend April 7th-9th from Friday thru Sunday with the Mitchell Brother’s Carnival rides each day and on Friday they will have a street parade at 6:30 p.m.

On Saturday the gates open at 11:00 a.m. and that is where you will get the great line up of entertainment. The music starts at 1:30 p.m. and here is the lineup in order as they are scheduled to appear on stage:

  • Larry Tillery
  • Rusty Metoyer
  • Geno Delafose
  • Gyth Rigdon

So bring your appetite and your dancing shoes and head to the Lake Charles Civic Center this weekend!