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2023 Annual Waterway Village Zydeco & Crawfish Festival

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Name: 2023 Annual Waterway Village Zydeco & Crawfish Festival
Date: April 21, 2023 - April 22, 2023
Event Description:
The City of Gulf Shores is excited to announce the Waterway Village will be filled with the sounds of Zydeco music for two days this year during the Waterway Village Zydeco & Crawfish Festival.

Friday, April 21
Friday will feature a ticketed concert by the iconic Rebirth Brass Band out of New Orleans, LA. Rebirth will take the stage from 7 to 9 p.m., with the opening act beginning at 6 p.m. Tickets are $29 each and can be purchased online at Crawfish will not be served at Friday's concert, but food trucks will be on site for those wanting to purchase food, and beverages for all ages to enjoy will be sold as well. For more information, please call 251-968-1171.

Saturday, April 22
The good times will continue to roll on Saturday, April 22, with our traditional Zydeco & Crawfish Festival activities. Locals and visitors are invited to join us for this free event and sink their teeth into hot, juicy crawfish throughout the day while dancing to the infectious rhythms of some of the best Zydeco bands from around the South. There will also be arts and crafts vendors and children's activities on site. Saturday's festivities will kick off at 8 a.m., with the Zydeco Crawfish Festival 5K benefitting the Waterway Village Merchants Association. The good times will roll all day long as art vendors open their tents at 9 a.m., crawfish pots begin boiling at 10 a.m., and the Zydeco sounds continue grooving until 6 p.m.
Waterway Village
East 24th Avenue
Gulf Shores, Alabama
Date/Time Information:
Friday, April 21st: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday, April 22nd: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Contact Information:
Brigette Reynolds, Programs & Event Manager - 251-968-1432
Friday evening's ticketed concert: $29
Saturday morning & afternoon: FREE admission into the event grounds
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