Fall yall

Get Ready for Fall on the Cajun Coast, Y’all!

Crisp air, crunchy leaves tumbling to the ground and tons of festivals – It’s fall on the Cajun Coast, y’all.
The fun doesn’t stop. Here’s the festival lineup from September until the holidays:

Shrimp & Petroleum Festival Cajun Coast

Louisiana Shrimp & Petroleum Festival | September 2 – 5, 2016 |Morgan City, LA
Tap your toes and tempt your taste buds at Louisiana’s oldest state-chartered harvest festival. This four-day extravaganza of family entertainment includes continuous live music by local and national acts, a huge arts & crafts show and sale, a Children’s Village, the Cajun Culinary Classic, the traditional Blessing of the Fleet and water parade…all with no gate fee!
Visit for a schedule of events and additional information.

Tour du TecheBerwick Lighthouse Fest | October 7 – 9, 2016 | Bayou TecheLighthouse on the Cajun Coast
Experience a 135-mile, three-stage canoe and kayak race from Port Barre to Berwick, through the heart of Cajun Country. Visit for additional information.

DSRA Drag Boat Racing | September 24-25, 2016 | Morgan City, LA
Outboard power racers gather at some of the South’s premier waterways to showcase their skills in drag boat racing.
Visit for additional information.

Pow Wow Indian Dancer Cajun CoastChitimacha Pow Wow | October 22, 2016 | Charenton, LA
The public is invited to view competition dancing, food and craft vendors with special presentations by Hoop Dancer Lyndon-Alec (Alabama-Coushatta) and Poarch Creek Stomp Dancers all held in The Pavilion at Cypress Bayou Casino • Hotel — a climate controlled arena with bleacher seating. Don’t miss the drum competition and live Medicine Tail recording. The grand entry, gourd dances and a basket raffle highlight the event.
Visit for more information.

Harvest Moon Fest | October 29, 2016 | Franklin, LA
Welcome fall with all-day festivities on Franklin’s charming Main Street, featuring live music; a children’s carnival, teen activities, an antique, hot rod, classic car and motorcycle show, concessions and special retail promotions.
Contact 985.380.8224 for additional information.

For all the latest, visit the Cajun Coast on Facebook. Find us on Twitter, or give us a call at 800.256.2931.

Share this blog!


Read More!

Welcome Dixie Youth Baseball

Welcome Dixie Youth

The Cajun Coast Visitors & Convention Bureau would like to welcome the players, coaches, family members and friends of the Dixie Youth 10- and 12-year-old South Regional Majors tournament and

Read More »

Get Ready for Fall on the Cajun Coast, Y’all!