Wichita Falls Downtown Cajun Festival – May 12, 2012

Are you ready for boiled crawfish and the best Cajun food around? Cajun Fest is full day of music, Cajun and Creole foods, children's activities and all around ragin' Cajun fun!  Downtown Wichita Falls Development and the Elks Lodge #1105 once again put a Texoma twist on The 5th Annual Cajun Festival taking place Saturday, May 12th at the Farmer’s Market in historic downtown Wichita Falls; Gates will open at 12:00pm and the event will last until 10:00pm. Grab your friends & family, find your old Mardi Gras beads, slap on your craziest hat and Cajun attire and head downtown to shop, eat, play & dance!  You can participate in our Annual Downtown Proud Gumbo Cook-Off and Crawfish Eating Contest.

Enjoy delicious dishes ALL ranging in price from $2.00-$5.00 . Boudin, Cajun Catfish, Red Beans & Rice, Corn & Potatoes, Crawfish Etoufee, Crawfish pie, Gumbo, Jambalaya, Cajun Chicken on a stick, Cajun Shrimp on a stick, Cheeseburger baskets, Kettle Corn, Roasted Corn, Chili Dogs, Frito Pie, Nachos, Funnel Cakes....and of course, CRAWFISH, CRAWFISH, CRAWFISH!!!

Not only does the event boast delicious Cajun food, but the vendors are all nonprofits who make money for their various charities. For example, last year The Relay for Life team in made $3,000 for their contribution to the American Cancer Society and the Elks Lodge 1105, which does most of the cooking, donated $6,000 in scholarships.

When:
Saturday, May 12, 2012, 12:00pm - 10:00pm

Where:
Farmers Market
8th & Ohio St
Wichita Falls, TX 76301

Website:
http://downtownproud.com/events/downtown-cajun-festival/

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