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The Voice runner-up Jake Worthington headlines Crawfish Fest

Who is ready for some crawfish? … and great music? Wayne Toups and Jake Worthington will headline the concert series at the 37th annual Mauriceville Crawfish Festival April 21-23. The gates will open at 5 p.m. today at 7441 Cohenour Rd, Orange Texas, with Danny Dillon on stage. The festival runs through Sunday.

Jake Worthington was named “Runner-Up” on Season 6 of the hit NBC TV Show “The Voice.” Wayne Toups has been an area favorite for years.

Other regional acts include: Twangsters Union, Bernie Allan and Bretten Low. Specific times can be viewed at http://www.crawfishfest.org/featured-entertainers Continue reading The Voice runner-up Jake Worthington headlines Crawfish Fest

Mauriceville Crawfish Festival kicks off April 17

10917367_618019138304316_1934804547722370106_nThe 35th annual Mauriceville Crawfish Festival will be held April 17-19, 2015 at the festival grounds in Mauriceville, Texas.

The festival has been an area staple since 1981. Mauriceville was designated the Crawfish Capital of Texas in 1983 by the Texas Legislature.

Along with plenty of mudbugs to eat, there will also be an unsanctioned barbecue cook-off on Saturday. Continue reading Mauriceville Crawfish Festival kicks off April 17

Crawfish Benefit in Memory of Roscoe LeBlanc

A crawfish benefit in memory of Roscoe LeBlanc will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, March 14, 2015 at Jewel Cormier Park in Orangefield, 8235 FM 1442. Cost is $20 per person for crawfish, potatoes and corn. There will also be a link, boudain and bake sale.

A horseshoe tournament will be held at 1 p.m. Cost is $30 per team. Registration begins at noon.

There will be a live band, auction and raffle.

Bring your own drinks and lawn chairs.

For donations or more information contact Kelly LeBlanc at 409-679-7491.