Listen Here You Little Shrimp! Join Us At The 61st Annual Shrimp Festival in Delcambre, Louisiana

Real Estate Broker/Owner with Mike Mayer, Broker/Owner - i List For Less Realty, LLC

The 61st Annual Delcambre Shrimp Festival is underway in Delcambre, Louisiana at theDelcambre Shrimp Festival Delcambre Shrimp Festival Grounds, located at 701 W. Main Street, Delcambre, LA 70528. The town of Delcambre, Louisiana is located approximately 20 miles southwest of Lafayette and is home to one of the area's most productive shrimp fleets.

The festival includes many events including a shrimp cook-off, Queen's Pageant, Fais-Do-Do's, Food Booths, Carnival Rides and the Blessing of the Shrimp Boat Fleet. There's plenty of fun for "kids" of all ages and lots to see, hear, and EAT ! No matter how you enjoy these tasty crustaceans cooked, you'll find a variety of culinary delights to please your palette.

As Forrest Gump's friend Bubba proclaimed, "...shrimp is the fruit of the sea. You can barbecue it, boil it, broil it, bake it, saute it. Dey's uh, shrimp-kabobs, shrimp creole, shrimp gumbo. Pan fried, deep fried, stir-fried. There's pineapple shrimp, lemon shrimp, coconut shrimp, pepper shrimp, shrimp soup, shrimp stew, shrimp salad,..."

Bon Appétit!


Here's the Festival Agenda:

Wednesday, August 17, 2011
  [No Gate Fee]

 6:30 pm Concessions Open
 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm Family night at the Street Fair  
     Ride all rides for one price ($17.00)   
 7:00 pm Music by DJ Homer Stelly

Thursday, August 18, 2011
  [No Gate Fee]

 6:30 pm Concessions Open
 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm Family night at the Street Fair  
     Ride all rides for one price ($17.00)   
 7:00 pm Music by DJ Homer Stelly

Friday, August 19, 2011  [Gate Fee $5.00]

  6:30 pm Concessions and Street Fair Opens
  7:00 pm Fais-Do-Do: Blaine Roy, Jeff Griffith, Joe Stamplay

Saturday, August 20, 2011
  [Gate Fee $5.00]

  7:00 am All Day Fais-Do-Do Begins - DJ Homer Stelly
  9:00 am Shrimp Cook-off
     Info call: 337-685-2944 (Norma)
11:00 am Concessions and Street Fair Opens
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm Street Fair Bracelet Times 
     Ride all rides for one price ($17.00)   
  1:00 pm  Water Fights Begin
     All Day Fais-Do-Do Continues: DJ Homer Stelly, Geno Delafose, Mike Dean, Jaryd Lane &  National Recording Artist Tracy Lawrence

Sunday, August 21, 2011  [No Gate Fee]

10:00 am Fisherman's Mass at Shrimp Festival building followed by the traditional "Blessing of the Fleet"
11:00 am Concessions and Street Fair Opens
     Ride all rides for one price ( $17.00 ) from 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm 
12:00 pm Fais-Do-Do under Pavilion: TK Hulin, Warren Storm, Willie T, GG Shin
  4:00 pm ALL Concessions Close
Map for Delcambre Shrimp Festival


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Comments (9)

Jeana Cowie
RE/MAX Real Estate Limited - Paramus, NJ
Broker Associate, ABR, CRS, GRI, SRES

Mke, This sounds like a very fun day in Louisiana. Enjoy it. Wish I could be there!!!

Aug 21, 2010 04:38 AM
Marilyn Boudreaux
Marilyn Boudreaux, Century 21 Bono Realty - Lake Charles, LA
Lake Charles LA Century 21 Realtor

we have the best festivals!

Aug 21, 2010 07:46 AM
Mike Mayer
Mike Mayer, Broker/Owner - i List For Less Realty, LLC - Lafayette, LA

Jeana & Marilyn - Yes we do know how to throw a party "down da bayou"!

Aug 21, 2010 03:56 PM
Ray Saenz
Exit Realty Laredo - Laredo, TX
Homes for Sale in Laredo, TX - Texas, Realtor

I love festivals, here in colorado there is the renaissance festival on lakspur, colorado, it's an awesome festival, good vibes there !

Aug 21, 2010 09:36 PM
Mike Mayer
Mike Mayer, Broker/Owner - i List For Less Realty, LLC - Lafayette, LA

Ray - I perform at the Renaissance Festival in Texas and will likely do the one near New Orleans this year. They're great fun!

Aug 22, 2010 05:13 AM
Connie Harvey
Pilkerton Realtors - Brentwood, TN
Realtor - Nashville TN Real Estate

Mike, How much fun! I could eat shrimp all day long!

Aug 17, 2011 08:15 AM
Cathy Criado
Criado Realty - San Antonio, TX
Making Real Estate Profitable
How fabulous! Mike, I love festivals and such.  Hopefully you go and have some fun!
Aug 17, 2011 10:37 AM
Louise Thaxton NMLS 69996
Fairway Independent Mortgage Corp Louisiana NMLS#2289 Equal Housing Lender - Leesville, LA
Military Mtg Specialist - 866-960-9115 VA FHA USDA

Mike - sounds like a fun time going down down there!  Have a grand time - love those shrimp!

Aug 17, 2011 03:05 PM
Kristi Knutson
Kirkland, WA
Blog Trainer ☂

Stop, you're making me hungry!

There's a Bubba Gump shrimp shop in Monterey I visit when I drive to Anaheim!

(And that's a drive... wish LA was a little closer ;) )

Sep 02, 2011 11:13 AM