The Jean Lafitte Pirogue Races are back this year! First held in 1934, the Pirogue Races on Bayou Barataria are an important part of Jean Lafitte’s heritage and we are excited to see its return. Festivities include live music, local food, arts and crafts, boat making and of course the world championship pirogue races. Admission is free!
Date: Saturday, July 21, 2018
Location: Jules Nunez Seafood Pavilion and AJ & Sheron Fabre Market
Address: 920 Jean Lafitte Boulevard, Lafitte, LA 70067
Phone: (504) 756-3714
Time: 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Music: Junior and Sumtin’ Sneaky
For information please email the event organizers at [email protected]
or locate them on Facebook at 2018 Jean Lafitte Pirogue Races. Additional details are also available by contacting Timmy Kerner Jr. at 504-756-3714. Updates will be provided on Facebook as additional activities and appearances are confirmed.