Downtown Cajun Festival

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Aiyeeee! Laissez les bon temps rouler y’all!

Are you ready for boiled crawfish and the best Cajun food around? Cajun Fest is full day of music, Cajun and Creole foods, children's activities and all around ragin' Cajun fun!  Downtown Wichita Falls Development and the Elks Lodge #1105 once again put a Texoma twist on the 7th Annual Cajun Festival taking place Saturday, May 10th at the Farmer’s Market in historic downtown Wichita Falls.  Gates will open at 12:00pm and the fun lasts late into the evening!  Grab your friends & family, find your old Mardi Gras beads, slap on your craziest hat and Cajun attire and head downtown to shop, eat, play & dance!  Activities abound ofr attendees of all ages.  Watch the Gator Show as they teach the public about all things alligator!  Afterwards, swing by the children's area and catch the magician show, the bird show, complete a Mother's Day craft or have fun on our carnival rides.  In between, make sure to check out our diverse selection of vendors, and grab some delectable Cajun food.


(Are you brave enough to take your picture with the huge, wild fake gator?)

Enjoy delicious dishes ALL ranging in price from $2.00-$5.00

Boudin, Cajun Catfish, Red Beans & Rice, Corn & Potatoes, Crawfish Etoufee, Crawfish pie, Gumbo, Jambalaya, Cajun Chicken on a stick, Cajun Shrimp on a stick, Cheeseburger baskets, Kettle Corn, Roasted Corn, Chili Dogs, Frito Pie, Nachos, Funnel Cakes....and of course, CRAWFISH, CRAWFISH, CRAWFISH!!!










Event Schedule:


Band Schedule:

12:00-12:10 Matt Castille

12:10-1:40 Under the Influence

1:40-2:00 Matt Castille

2:00-3:30 Bayou Funk Debris

3:30-3:50 Matt Castille

3:50-5:20 Shinyribs

5:40-6:00 Matt Castille

6:00-7:30 Acadien Cajun Band

7:30-7:50 Matt Castille

7:50-9:20 T-Broussard and the Zydeco Steppers


Activities Schedule:

1:00-2:00 Cajun Dance Lessons

2:15-3:00 Gator Show

3:15-4:00 Magician

4:15-5:00 Gator Show

5:00-6:00 Cajun Dance Lessons

6:15-7:00 Magician

7:00-8:00 Cloggers

8:15-9:00 Gator Show

Buy your tickets here:

Cajun Fest Tickets



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For any questions, please feel free to contact Erin at the DWFD office at 940-322-4525 or at

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