68th Delcambre Shrimp Festival August 15th-19th

(www.shrimpfestival.net)

All roads lead to Delcambre August 17th through August 21st for the 68th Annual Delcambre Shrimp Festival featuring entertainment from National Recording Artist Tracy Byrd, Josh Ward, Local Favorites Jaryd Lane and Dustin Sonnier, KrossFyre, Leroy Thomas, and Ole Whiskey Revival.

The Delcambre Shrimp Festival is home to one of the best 5-day festivals in South Louisiana. The festival has gained its popularity by providing a variety of delicious dishes and top-notch entertainment. Enjoy signature shrimp dishes like boiled shrimp, fried shrimp, shrimp sauce piquante, shrimp salad and many more. Each shrimp dish consumed at the festival is prepared by volunteer members of the festival association. If you’re not in the mood for shrimp, the festival also offers a variety of other “festival” foods, cold beer, cold drinks and water. Souvenirs, t-shirts, hats, posters, etc…

Go to delcambreshrimpfestival.net for more details.

By: The U.S. National Archives

Wednesday, August 15

NO GATE FEE

  • 6:30 pm Concessions & Street Fair Open
  • Street Fair – Unlimited Rides with Bracelet $20 from 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
  • 7:00 pm Fais-do-do Music by DJ Homer Stelly
By: Florida Memory

Thursday, August 16

NO GATE FEE

  • 6:30 pm Concessions & Street Fair Open
  • Street Fair – Unlimited Rides with Bracelet $20 from 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
  • 7:00 pm Fais-do-do Music by Two In The Chamber
(DustinSonnier.com)

Friday, August 17

GATE FEE: $10.00 (12 yrs. & under free)

  • 6:30 pm Concessions & Street Fair Open
  • Street Fair – Unlimited Rides with Bracelet $25 from 6:30 pm – 11:00 pm
  • 7:00 pm Fais-do-do Music by:
  • Ole Whiskey Revival
  • Dustin Sonnier
  • National Recording Artist: Josh Ward
(LeroyThomas.com)

Saturday, August 18

GATE FEE: $10.00 (12 yrs. & under free)

  • All Day Fais-do-do begins – Music by Homer Stelly
  • 9:00 am Shrimp Cook-off – Info: nolandry@yahoo.com
  • 10:00 am Fireman Water fights
  • 11:00 am All Concessions open
  • Street Fair – Unlimited Rides with Bracelet $20 from 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
  • Street Fair – Unlimited Rides with Bracelet $25 from 4:00 pm – 11:00 pm
  • All Day Fais-do-do continues:
  • KrossFyre
  • Leroy Thomas
  • Jaryd Lane & The Parish with Special Guest from Nashville, TN. Allie Colleen
  • National Recording Artist: Tracy Byrd
(tracybyrdmusic)

Sunday, August 19

NO GATE FEE

  • 10:00 am Fisherman’s Mass at the Shrimp
  • Festival Building followed by the traditional
  • “Blessing of the Fleet”
  • 11:00 am Concessions & Street Fair Open
  • Street Fair – Unlimited Rides with Bracelet $20 from 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
  • 12:00 pm Fais do-do under Pavillion: T.K. Hulin & Friends
  • 4:00 pm ALL CONCESSIONS CLOSE
By: Florida Memory
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