Bayou Vermilion Festival & Boat Parade

May 19, 2019 (7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.)

The community is invited to let the good times flow as Bayou Vermilion District’s 8th Annual Bayou Vermilion Festival & Boat Parade returns to Vermilionville. Check back for more details on this annual event.

Bayou Vermilion Excursion Group

Bayou Vermilion Festival

The Bayou Vermilion Festival kicks off at 10 a.m. at Vermilionville. Activities include free yoga, free face painting for adults and children, a bubbles station, live music, fishing, food, drinks and much more! New this year, we are incorporating the Catfish Rodeo and Cook-Off.

Bayou Vermilion Boat Parade

Begin your paddle at Vermilionville after the festival at 2 p.m. with a celebratory toast by this year’s Grand Marshal. The parade ends at the Camellia Bridge Canoe and Kayak Launch near the Camellia Blvd. Bridge with a celebration complete with live music by Patrick Henry and the Liberation Band plus food and drinks.

Online registration is open for the 7th Annual Boat Parade and closes on May 19th. If you don't have a chance to register, no worries. You can also register at Vermilionville the day of the event.