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Crawfish Love fest: Pinch A Palooza Festival is April 17

Posted by Karen Hales on Mar 04 2016

7th-annual festival celebrates Louisiana crawfish season

A family friendly seafood festival celebrating Louisiana’s unique delicacy comes once again to the shores of Lake Pontchartrain just in time for Louisiana Crawfish Awareness Month. The seventh-annual Pinch A Palooza Festival, presented by Deanie’s Seafood Restaurants, takes place 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m., Sun., April 17 at Deanie's Seafood Restaurant in Bucktown, 1713 Lake Ave., Metairie. Admission is free. Information is available at Pinchapalooza.com.

This year’s Pinch A Palooza features seven bands, the seventh-annual Pinch A Palooza Crawfish Eating Contest, crawfish races and games for the kids, an art market and Deanie’s crawfish specialties, including crawfish nachos, crawfish balls, fried crawfish tails, and thousands of pounds of fresh boiled Louisiana Crawfish served with corn and potatoes.

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New Orleans local festival favorites & tips

Posted by Deanie's Seafood on Apr 24 2015

Deanie’s shares tips on how to do festival season right & French Quarter employees share their New Orleans festival favorites in "Ask A Local"

As spring time approaches and the weather starts to warm up, the festivals in New Orleans are non-stop! Each weekend, locals and visitors head out to the weekends’ festivities, which usually consist of live music, delicious Louisiana fare and art.

Some of the most anticipated Nola festivals are the French Quarter Festival (took place April 9-12 2015)  and New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival (April 23-May 5 2015). Deanie’s Seafood even celebrates festival season with its own fest, Pinch A Palooza Festival & Crawfish Eating Contest, held in Bucktown each year (The sixth-annual Pinch A Palooza took place April 19, 2015.)
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Topics: French Quarter Festival, Ask a local, Jazz & Heritage Festival

Introducing “Ask A Local”

Posted by Maggie Robert on Sep 05 2014


Deanie’s employees share favorite live music experiences in New Orleans

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Topics: New Orleans, Fat Catz, best seafood restaurant, House of Blues, Press Room, French Quarter, Saenger Theatre, French Quarter Festival, Pinch A Palooza, The Molly Ringwalds, Louisiana, Ask a local, Big Easy, The Chee-Weez, Deanie's Seafood Restaurant, Jazz & Heritage Festival, Mardi Gras, seafood, Deanie's Seafood, Second Line

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