Celtic Bayou Festival focuses on preserving and celebrating all aspects of Irish, Irish American and other Celtic cultures while instilling an appreciation of this heritage in current and future generations. A family friendly event, this annual festival is held on St. Patrick's Day weekend in Lafayette, LA. With performances by traditional Celtic bands from both close to home and around the world and unique events such as Irish Lenten Crawfish Boil, Guinness Cook-Off Competition, Bailey's Bake-Off Competition Green Mile Pub Crawl, and a Genealogy tent for Acadiana people to trace their Celtic roots, Celtic Bayou Festival is a crowd pleaser for both young and old… no matter which culture you hail from.
Celebrate this St. Patrick's Day weekend with the Celtic Bayou Festival! March 16th & 17th, make your friends green with envy as you celebrate Irish culture with traditional Celtic music and entertainment.
Event Highlights Include:
-Irish Lenten Crawfish Boil
-Guinness Cook-Off & Bailey’s Bake-Off Competitions
-Downtown Lafayette Pub Crawl
-Performances by traditional Celtic bands from both close to home and around the world
-Genealogy tent for Acadiana people to trace their Celtic roots
And much more!