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Praise Fest

  • Presented By: Versatile Entertainment
  • Dates: 10/19/2018 - 10/21/2018
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Bayou St. John (Corner of Orleans Ave & Jeff Davis Pkwy)
  • Time: 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
  • Price: Free

Praise Fest is celebrating its 10th anniversary on the Bayou! From Oct. 19-21, head over to Bayou St. John for three days full of hand clapping, foot stomping and soul touching gospel music and praise. This year's Praise Fest is expected to welcome a gathering of at least 5,000 with a diverse crowd comprised of families, churches, community leaders, and professionals united. 

This annual gospel experience will feature live performances from local and national gospel music artists, entertainers and speakers. Fest-goers can expect moving and soulful performances by Eric Waddell, Frank Thompson, Dewayne Woods, Drea Marie and many more. A full lineup of guest performers and speakers can be found here

In addition to a weekend filled with praise and music, Praise Fest will feature the following events:

Friday, Oct. 19 - Senior Day
Saturday, Oct. 20 - Health & Career Fair
Sunday, Oct. 21 - The Finale Closing Celebration

Praise Fest is free and open to the public. All are welcome and accepted at this annual celebration!