Louisiana Gumbo FestivalOct 13 - 15, 2023
October 13-15, 2023
Think you know Gumbo? Want to sample truly authentic Cajun gumbo? Then head on over to the "Gumbo Capitol of Louisiana" for the Louisiana Gumbo Festival! Volunteers cook nearly 500 gallons of fresh from scratch chicken, seafood and sausage gumbo during the festival weekend. The festival features Cajun food, music, auction, demonstrations and much more. This event was previously named one of the Top 20 Events in the Southeast by the Southeast Tourism Society and proceeds support the local Chackbay Volunteer Fire Department.
2023 Entertainment Lineup:
FRIDAY, October 13, 2023
6:30 - 9:30 Reese and His 2 Piece
10:00 - 12:00 AM Snapper and The Fishsticks
SATURDAY, October 14, 2023
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Darel Gros and The High Rollin Band
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM Ryan Foret and Foret Tradition
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Miller Point
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Good Feelin
10:00 PM - 12:00 AM Kings of Neon
SUNDAY, October 15, 2023
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Strait Hag
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM Canebreakers
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM JP Bourgeois
French Food Festival Oct 27, 2023 to Oct 29, 2023
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!
Acadia Music Fest Oct 28, 2023
Acadia Music Fest is a one-day outdoor music festival taking place in Thibodaux, LA! It is open for all ages with music throughout the day from local, national and international musicians. Previous artists have included Flo Rida, Ludacris, Better Than Ezra and Lupe Fiasco!
Big Boy's Main Street Cook Off Nov 10, 2023
Get ready, Big Boy's Main Street Cook Off is back! This event is a culinary showcase of Cajun cuisine cooked by local chefs from up and down the Bayou. In a two-block area of downtown Thibodaux, you will find dozens of cooks competing in the competition and can sample their authentic Cajun dishes.
Thibodeauxville Fall Festival Nov 11, 2023
Explore historic Downtown Thibodaux at this award-winning fall festival featuring dozens of arts and crafts booths, live music, food court, and a rubber duck race on Bayou Lafourche.