Over 10 thousand pounds of boiled crawfish will be boiled and served along with Mitchell Brother’s Carnival for the kids and an awesome lineup of entertainment in the main coliseum today for the Original Downtown Lake Charles Crawfish Festival.

Today the music is non stop featuring Chubby Carrier, Geno Delafose and Chris Ardoin.

Here is the lineup of what is happening today at the Crawfish Festival:

Saturday, April 12
11am Coliseum and Carnival Gates Open; Vendor Marketplace opens
12pm Opening Ceremonies with Mayor and Festival Royalty
12:30 Vin Zeal
1pm The Boomerang Experience
2:30pm Chubby Carrier
5pm Geno Delafose and French Rockin Boogie
7:30pm Big Red and Creole Soul
9:30pm Chris Ardoin and NuStep

Admission gate fee covers admission into the event only. Your choice of food, beverage, games, and rides are additional costs, and may vary based on pricing of the independent vendor. Admission will be $10 all day. Kids 10 and under are free.

Go have a great time and support a great cause.  The festival is to raise money for Parkinson disease.