crawfish festival

Fun Things to Do in Lafayette This Weekend
Well, it's not really in Lafayette, but THE event of the weekend in Acadiana is the Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival. Gates open at 4:30 on Friday and the party lasts all weekend long. Jazz Fest also continues through Sunday in New Orleans.
Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival This Weekend
Friday through Sunday, it will be wall-to-wall music, fun and crawfish!  The Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival gets underway on Friday May 4.  Gates open at 4pm, opening ceremonies at 4:30, with the Celebrity Crawfish Eating Contest to follow.