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Arts & Crabs Fest 2018 - Expired Event

Location Burton Coliseum Complex
7001 Gulf Hwy.
Lake Charles, LA 70607
August 18, 2018 - August 18, 2018 1

From Arts & Crabs Fest 2018 Website:

August 18, 2018

Presented annually by the Arts & Humanities Council and the SWLA Convention & Visitors Bureau, this signature culinary event will take place on Saturday, August 18th, 5pm-8pm, at the Burton Coliseum.

Arts & Crabs Fest is a homegrown festival celebrating the ties between seafood and culture our regions greatest national assets. Festivalgoers sample from an extensive crab and seafood dish tasting, featuring local chefs preparing a unique dish representative of their cuisines styles. Louisiana craft beer samples are offered as complementary pairings.

Participating chefs battle for festivalgoers votes in the annual Best Crab Dish award, determined by popular vote.

Arts & Crabs Fest, recognized for five years in a row as a Top 20 Event by the Southeast Tourism Society, also features live Louisiana music and an eclectic art market with live demonstrations.
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Show hoursSat 5-8
Public Admission Price$30-$40

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