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NOLA Crawfish Festival

April 29, 2024 - May 1, 2024

Recurring daily 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM

NOLA Crawfish Fest 2024

What better way is there to welcome back crawfish season than with its own fest? Presented by NOLA Crawfish King and hosted outdoors at the Broadside, get ready to boil, peel, and devour thousands of pounds of crawfish boiled by Crawfish King himself, Chris "Shaggy" Davis. Held during the week between Jazz Fest weekends, NOLA Crawfish Fest is an annual tradition!

The 2024 NOLA Crawfish Fest Food Lineup

NOLA Crawfish Fest is all about boiled crawfish.In addition to the crawfish, you can taste award winning BBQ (and other Louisiana delicacies) from the Cochon King Team each day and a new kitchen open at The Broadside.

The 2024 NOLA Crawfish Fest Music Lineup

Main Stage:

  • Tab Benoit
  • Jon Cleary & The Absolute Monster NCF Allstars (feat. The AMGs PLUS a tribute to Snooks Eaglin with George Porter, Jr. and a few more VERY special guests TBA)
  • Eric Krasno & Friends feat. Ivan Neville, Tony Hall & Raymond Weber
  • George Porter, Jr. & Runnin' Pardners
  • Iko Allstars Play JGB
  • The Lost Bayou Ramblers (feat. Luther Dickinson and more)
  • Ed William's RumpleSTEELskin (feat. members of The Revivalists)

Plus more to be announced...including a second stage, new for 2024!

The 2024 NOLA Crawfish Fest Tickets

Three-day tickets are now on sale for $165 (general admission), $400 (VIP), and $475 (crawfish king super VIP). Single day tickets are $60 (general admission), and $150 (VIP). NOLA Crawfish Fest is a rain or shine event, open to ages 18+. Purchase tickets here.

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The Broadside

Outdoor venue for movies, music and more. Amentities include large stage, large projection screen with 4k projector, and sound system. Full bar on premises with standard movie theater fare like hot dogs & pop corn....