fun for the whole family: crawfish races, games, crafts + live music, food & crawfish-eating contest
The seventh-annual Pinch A Palooza Festival & Crawfish-Eating Contest returns to the shores of Lake Pontchartrain for a day of family friendly fun! This festival celebrating Louisiana’s unique delicacy takes place all day Sunday, April 17—from 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. at Deanie's Seafood Restaurant in Bucktown.
With over 5,000 pounds of boiled Louisiana crawfish, live music, and a variety of activities for fun-lovers of all ages, it’s the can’t-miss family event of the festival season. And best of all… it’s FREE!