21st Long Beach Crawfish Festival August 2-3, at the Scenic Rainbow Lagoon
Hugely popular celebration of New Orleans Cajun Creole culture comes to Long Beach, CA. Visitors delight in Cajun Crawfish meals all day long and dance to Zydeco live bands.
New Orleans comes to Southern California! It’s the 21th Annual Long Beach Crawfish Festival. Serving seasoned Cajun Crawfish dinners, prepared to mouth-watering perfection in the world’s largest crawfish pots. Crawfish meals include succulent red baby potatoes, buttery corn on the cob and creamy and a delectable remoulade dipping sauce.
Dance to rousing Cajun and Zydeco bands and join the Second Line Dancing Parade featuring the New Orleans High Steppers. Live entertainment mixes the best Cajun, Zydeco, and New Orleans-style jazz and blues music.
August 2-3, 2014
Saturday, August 2nd: 12noon – 11:00PM
Sunday, August 3rd” 12noon – 10:00PM
CONFIRMED ACTS FOR SATURDAY, AUGUST 2nd:
• STEP RIDEAU & THE ZYDECO OUTLAWS
• LISA HALEY & THE ZYDEKATS
• THEO & THE ZYDECO PATROL
• ACADIANA WITH TERESA RUSSELL
• EUPHORIA BRASS BAND
CONFIRMED ACTS FOR SUNDAY, AUGUST 3rd:
• FELIX Y LOS GATOS
• ANDRE THEIRRY & ZYDECO MAGIC
• BONNE MUSIQUE ZYDECO
• EUPHORIA BRASS BAND
CONFIRMED ACTS FOR SATURDAY AND SUNDAY:
A.J. Gibbs- the Mr. 1 Man Show. (Zydeco Dancing Lessons),The Louisiana to L.A. Society (LALA) Second Line Dancers, The High Steppers New Orleans Boogie Band
Big Easy court featuring New Orleans inspired cuisine, Café du Monde-style chicory coffee and beignets, beach bars, children’s stage featuring the comedy and magic of Terrell &Takako, Storytelling, Magicians, Inflatable Impressions, Bounces and FREE e-Souvenir Picture. It’s time to dress up, get out the beads, feathers and lace, and head to the largest Mardi-Gras Experience west of the Mississippi!
400-403 Shoreline Village Drive
LongBeach, CA 90802
Learn More: http://www.longbeachcrawfishfestival.com/
Go Metro! Take the Blue Line all the way to the last stop in LongBeach. Walk just 3 blocks west to the Rainbow Lagoon.
$13 Presale General Admission Only (Valid only for advance online purchase- $15 onsite)
Children under 12 Free
$30.00 Presale 1-Day General Admission, including a delicious CRAWFISH FEAST. Feast includes 2lbs. of fresh live steamed crawfish, red baby potatoes, corn on the cob and dipping sauce. (Valid only for advance online purchase- $42.00 onsite.)
$38.00 – 1 Day General Admission, plus CRAW BUCKET FEAST. Craw Bucket feast includes: 3 lbs. fresh live steamed crawfish, red baby potatoes, corn on the cob, and dipping sauce. (Valid only for advance online purchase- $50.00 onsite)
Sponsors of the 21th Annual Long Beach Crawfish Festival include: Long Beach Sea Festival, DIRECTV, Shock Top and OC WEEKLY.
Press Inquiries: John Forrester (323) 702-3684, email@example.com
John M. Forrester