The Kiwanis Club is hosting its annual Pepper Festival this Saturday, October 26, in St.  Martinville.

The club promises a smokin' hot time, with lots of music, crafts, food, entertainment for the kids, a jambalaya cook-off, and a pepper eating contest.

John Falcon

This year's lineup includes music from Darel Gros, Chubby Carrier, Keith Frank, and Jaryd Lane.

The event will begin at 10 am and is being held at Magnolia Park. Admission is only $5 for adults, kids 12 & under $1 (with paid adult).

For more information, head to the festival's Facebook page.