Spring Events are in Full Bloom!
Spring is making its way down the Bayou, brining warmer weather and plenty of fun along with it. Our festival season is in full bloom right now … and we encourage visitors and residents to see...Read More
April 21-23, 2023
This three day festival is known as the swamp pop extravaganza of Louisiana's Cajun Bayou. Located at the pavilion and green space behind Louisiana's Cajun Bayou Visitor Center in Raceland, it features live music, dancing, delicious Cajun food, games and carnival rides for all ages!
2023 Event Schedule:
Enjoy an incredible array of local specialty dishes unique to Louisiana's Cajun Bayou and influenced by French/Cajun cuisine. Catch a true Cajun vibe with live music, dancing, and entertainment included. Come hungry and bring your stretchy pants because you will want to sample at least one of everything!
This Cajun festival features seafood, chicken and sausage gumbo cooked from scratch. Enjoy great Cajun food, demonstrations and live music.
Bon Mange’ translated means "good eats," so how could you miss out on this! Held annually on the first full weekend in June, the Gheens Bon Mange' Festival features fresh cooked food made with ingredients mostly harvested from the community, with recipes handed down through the generations.