Do you like crawfish? Do you like to eat them? How about cooking them? If the answer to all these questions is yes, then get ready because this Saturday, May 20th's event is for you! McVey's Seafood's 2nd Annual Crawfish Boil-Off is this Saturday In Lake Charles.

Crawfish (Photo by Mike Soileau/TSM)
Crawfish (Photo by Mike Soileau/TSM)

It is taking place outside at Mary's Lounge located at 4017 East Broad Street in Lake Charles and it's all going down this Saturday, May 20th. Here is all the information you need to know about the event.

  • Registration & Setup starts at 9:00 am. Teams need to be registered by 10:00 am. Check out McVey’s Seafood Facebook Page for information on how to register or contact Sara McVey at 337-884-3221.
  • Boiling time is from 10:00 am until 1:45 pm
  • Crawfish picked up to Judge at 2:00 pm
  • The Winners be announced at 5:30 pm

1st Place - $500

2nd Place - $250

3rd Place - $125

Best Dip - $75

People’s Choice

Photo by Mike Soileau TSM
Photo by Mike Soileau TSM

There will be live music all day long outside on stage. Here is who's playing

  • 11:00 am – 1:00 pm – Lolo Boudion & the Lakeview Playboys
  • 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm – Conner Haynie (Nephew of Steel Shot Lead Singer, Wes Haynie)
  • 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm – Blake Pickle Band
  • 5:00 pm-5:30 pm – Conner Haynie
  • 5:30 pm – Mike Soileau Winner Announcements
  • 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm – Johnny Jimenez Band

They will also have stuff for kids like Face Painting by Jami Marras 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm and Sno Cones ALL DAY and they will also have Fun Jump Castle from Gator Inflatables.

So make plans to head out to Mary's Lounge for McVey's Seafood's 2nd Annual Crawfish Boil-Off. They are also right next to Chenault so you will be able to see the air show too.

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