Crawfest is a FREE ADMISSION, family friendly event held on Saturday March 24, 2018 in Shreveport’s historic Betty Virginia Park. This is the first festival of its kind ever to be held in the Park.
A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the South Highlands Neighborhood Association for improvements in the park. Crawfest is organized by PinPoint Local Marketing, Twisted Root Burger Co. – Shreveport, and Rhino Coffee.
Fresh boiled crawfish platters, burgers, hot dogs, and jambalaya will be for sale from Shane’s Seafood & BBQ. Ice cream, snow cones, and a selection of food from area vendors will also be available for purchase. We will have more options and more vending areas for food this year!
Water, soft drinks, beer, and wine will be available for purchase. Crawfest will continue the tradition of highlighting the best of Shreveport’s locally-brewed craft beer.
Our family fun zone will feature an expanded area for kids to enjoy rides & bouncies provided by Duvall’s Amusement Rentals.
ART & VENDORS
We will have a few of your favorite local makers and artists returning to the event! Stay tuned for details, and contact us if you would like to have a booth at Crawfest.
VIP EXPERIENCE Presented by Superior’s Steakhouse
New to this year’s festival, a limited number of VIP Tickets will be for sale. VIP ticket holders will have access to a private, tented, climate-controlled area with prime stage viewing and seating. VIP Tickets also come with food and drink vouchers, and access to private bathrooms and a cash bar. Eliminate the line and Crawfest in comfort with a VIP Ticket!
318 ROAD RACE Presented by Sportspectrum
New this year will be a 3.18mile road race, presented by our friends at Sportspectrum. This will be a fun race through the South Highlands neighborhood, terminating at Crawfest right before the festival kicks off! Details here: https://www.facebook.com/
-Admission to the event is free, all food and drink will be for purchase. Main food and beverage vendors take cash and credit. ATMs will be on site.
-Parking is available in the surrounding neighborhood – please be respectful of our neighbors (do not block driveways and park only in legal zones). Details on shuttle service will be announced.
-This is a pet-friendly event, just follow the park’s normal rules concerning your pups. Pets need to be leashed and picked up after.
-Park rules apply to anything prohibited in the park (like glass, firearms, outside alcohol, etc.).
-Feel free to bring chairs, picnic blankets, footballs, frisbees, and anything else to make your day in the park comfortable.
-Extra portalets and sinks are brought into the park for this event.
-Contact our Facebook page if you would like to Sponsor this event or participate as a vendor.
Sign up for the 318 Crawfest 5k by Clicking Here