19th Long Beach Crawfish Festival at Rainbow Lagoon, July 28th – 29th
2012-06-29 · By Editor
It’s the 19th Annual Long Beach Crawfish Festival. Serving seasoned Cajun Crawfish dinners, prepared to mouth-watering perfection by Bristol Farms. Live entertainment mixes Cajun, Brazilian, Zydeco, and New Orleans-style jazz and blues music.
New Orleans comes to Southern California! It’s the 19th Annual Long Beach Crawfish Festival. Serving seasoned Cajun Crawfish dinners, prepared to mouth-watering perfection by Bristol Farms. Crawfish meals include succulent red baby potatoes, buttery corn on the cob and creamy, delectable remoulade dipping sauce.
Live entertainment mixes the best Cajun, Brazilian, Zydeco, and New Orleans-style jazz and blues music. http://www.longbeachcrawfishfestival.com/
It’s the 19th Annual Long Beach Crawfish Festival runs July 28-29, 2012 at Rainbow Lagoon 400-403 Shoreline Village Drive, Long Beach, CA 90802.
Time and schedule for the event:
Saturday, July 28th: 12noon – 11PM
Sunday, July 29th: 12noon – 10:00PM
Confirmed acts for Saturday, July 28th:
- Cedryl Ballou and The Zydeco Trendsetters
- Andre Thierry & Zydeco Magic
- Bonne Musique Zydeco
- Royale Garden Dixieland Band
Confirmed acts for Sunday, July 29th:
- Wylon Thibodeaux
- Lil’ Brian & The Zydeco Travelers
- Step Rideau & The Zydeco Outlaws
- Bennie & The Swamp Gators
Confirmed acts for Saturday and Sunday:
- A.J. Gibbs- The Mydeco King (Zydeco Dancing Lessons)
- The Louisiana to L.A. Society (LALA) Second Line Dancers
- The High Steppers New Orleans Boogie Band
International food court featuring New Orleans inspired cuisine, Café du Monde-style chicory coffee and beignets, children’s stage featuring the comedy and magic of Kerry Ross, Storytelling, Magicians, Inflatable Impressions, Bounces and FREE E-Souvenir Picture. It’s time to dress up, get out the beads, feathers and umbrellas, and head to the largest Mardi-Gras Experience west of the Mississippi!
Learn More: http://www.longbeachcrawfishfestival.com/
Go Metro! Take the Blue Line all the way to the last stop in Long Beach. Walk just 3 blocks west to the Rainbow Lagoon. Plan your trip here: http://www.metro.net/default.asp
Tickets for the 19th Annual Long Beach Crawfish Festival:
$13 Presale General Admission Only (Valid only for advance online purchase- $15 onsite)
$25.00 Presale 1-Day General Admission, including a delicious CRAWFISH FEAST served by Bristol Farms. Feast includes 2 – 21/4lbs. fresh live steamed crawfish, red baby potatoes, corn on the cob and dipping sauce. (Valid only for advance online purchase- $35.00 onsite)
$30.00 – 1 Day General Admission, plus CRAW BUCKET FEAST, served by Bristol Farms. Craw Bucket feast includes: 3 lbs. fresh live steamed crawfish, red baby potatoes, corn on the cob, and dipping sauce. (Valid only for advance online purchase- $40.00 onsite)
Special admission discounts and packages available only online.
The Long Beach Crawfish Festival is proudly sponsored by Bristol Farms, the Long Beach Sea Festival, Harp, Guinness, DirecTV, The Varden Hotel, Red Stripe, Jeremiah Weed, Smithwicks, and Smirnoff Ice.