Deanie's Seafood Presents

Sunday, April 23, 2017
11am-9:30pm In Bucktown, Baby

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Pinch A Palooza ~ Rain or Shine
Sunday, April 23, 2017
11am - 9:30pm

Free admission and open to the public, Pinch A Palooza is a family fun day featuring live music, crawfish eating contests, and kids activities like crawfish races and inflatables - and boat loads of delicious Deanie's crawfish!

From 11 am to 5 pm, join us for crawfish eating contests for kids and adults, inflatables and games for the kids, and family friendly bands like The Benchwarmers, Vince Vance & The Valiants, and The Sheik With Resurrection.

At 5 pm, the music heats up with Amanda Shaw & The Cute Guys followed by Rockin' Dopsie Jr. & The Zydeco Twisters. Flow Tribe takes the stage at 8 pm.

The Entertainment

Free entertainment for all ages featuring music by seven bands, kids games and activities, and photos and hugs from Deanie's mascot, Pincher the Crawfish ... READ MORE

The Food

In addition to boiled crawfish prepared with Deanie’s signature Creole seasonings, fest-goers can enjoy a variety of crawfish dishes made famous by Deanie's Seafood such as Fried Crawfish Tails, Crawfish Balls and Crawfish Nachos... READ MORE

Crawfish Eating Contests

Win a complimentary crawfish boil for 20 people! Register to compete in this year's Pinch A Palooza Crawfish Eating Contest. The contest will feature "heats" of individuals battling to be Deanie's Pinch A Palooza Crawfish Eating Champion!...READ MORE


Pinch A Palooza is a crawfish celebration and party during "Louisiana Crawfish Awareness Month" and a philanthropic event that supports and raises awareness of local charitable causes and organizations...READ MORE

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