Pensacola Crawfish Festival

Friday, April 29, 2016 to Sunday, May 1, 2016

Don’t be shy, dig in! Fiesta of Five Flags is excited to announce that the 32nd annual Pensacola Crawfish Festival will take place Friday-Sunday, April 29, 30 and May 1 in Bartram Park, downtown Pensacola. Admission is $5 daily or $10 for a weekend pass (children 12 and under get in free). Join us before 3:00 PM on Friday, April 29th, and admission is free! Admission for active duty military with ID on Friday, April 29th is also free. Great food, live entertainment, and activities for all ages await you!

Friday, April 29th from Noon-11PM
Saturday, April 30th from 10AM-11PM
Sunday, May 1st from 11AM-5PM

Be sure to bring your appetite. We are excited to announce that this year’s festival features 16,000 pounds of boiled crawfish provided by the Cordova Crawfish Company of Pensacola, Florida. Cajun dishes such as red beans and rice, boudin balls, seafood gumbo, etouffee, jambalaya, and Cajun pasta will also be available in addition to traditional festival fare.

CRAWFISH EATING CONTEST
How many pounds of crawfish can you eat? Come take part in the 11th annual Cat Country 98.7 Crawfish Eating Contest. Contestants may participate in the kids, adults, or CrawDADDY division. Kids entry is free, adult entry is $5 and CrawDADDY entry is $10. Registration starts 30 minutes prior to each competition, and prizes are presented after each competition.

Friday, April 29th: 5:30 p.m. Adult Contest
8:00 p.m. CrawDADDY Contest

Saturday, April 30th: 3:30 p.m. Kids Contest
6:00 p.m. Adult Contest
8:30 p.m. CrawDADDY Contest

Sunday, May 1st: 12:15 p.m. Kids Contest
2:00 p.m. CrawDADDY Contest

CHILDREN’S AREA
The Children’s Area, sponsored by COX, will be open on Saturday (10AM-5PM) and Sunday (11AM-5PM) offering cost-friendly arts and crafts, face painting, wands, balloons, games, and the popular NASCRAW crawfish races.

Pets, coolers and outside food and beverages are not allowed.