Eunice will host the 30th annual World Championship Crawfish Etouffee Cookoff March 29th - and what a party it will be! This tasty festival is always held the last weekend in March at Northwest Pavillion in Eunice, and features Amateur, Professional and Club/Organization categories.Teams also compete for People's Choice and the Best Decorated booth awards, and it gets more creative every year!

This year, the Pre-Crawfish Cook-off Barn Dance will be held on Saturday March 28th from 9pm-12am at Lakeview Park and Beach featuring Geno Delafose and French Rockin Boogie. Then on Sunday March 29th from 10:00 am - 6:00 pm is the World Famous Etouffee Cookoff, with musical entertainment all day, including "La Bande de Plaquemine Brulee" then Horace Trahan & the Ossun Express and closing with Steve Riley and High Performance. For more information contact the Eunice Chamber of Commerce at (337) 457-2565 or Eunice Mayor’s Office at (337) 457-7389. You can also check for updates on their Facebook page.