LAFF Convention Awards

The Shrimp & Petroleum Festival brought home five awards from the Louisiana Association of Fairs and Festivals, including Festival of the Year!

79th Shrimp and Petroleum Festival

The 79th Shrimp and Petroleum Festival is coming up this Labor Day weekend. Come on out for the best in music, food, crafts, rides and games!

Miss Louisiana USA and Miss Teen Louisiana USA to attend coronation

Brittany Guidry, Miss Louisiana USA, and Mary Risener, Miss Teen Louisiana USA, will be at our coronation on August 23 when we crown the 79th Shrimp & Petroleum Festival Queen. Brittany and Mary are both alumna of Vanderbilt Catholic High School of Houma.

2014 band lineup announced

If music is what you are after then head on down to historic Lawrence Park in downtown Morgan City, La. This festival is known for the diverse music which may be heard in this 4 day event.