Festivals / Fairs

Saint Eugene Annual Alligator Festival

The Saint Eugene Parish Annual Alligator Festival is Sunday the 1st of October on the Mermentau River at Grand Chenier Park beginning at 9:45 in the morning. The festival includes the Little Mr. and Miss Alligator Festival Pageant, the South Cameron High School Dazzlers Dance Line, live music with Teardrops, a big prize raffle, live and silent auction with great deals for Christmas presents, BBQ Chicken and Beef Dinners and of course Fried Alligator and more. This year we are starting an Alligator Cook-Off.

Marshland Festival

Live music, great food, cold beverages, arts & crafts vendors - all set in the Lake Charles Civic Center. This non-profit festival raises funds for the various civic and school organizations of Hackberry.

Cameron Saltwater Fishing Festival

Sponsored by Cameron Lions Club. Always the first full weekend in August, on Friday and Saturday. Saltwater fishing rodeo, live music venues, good local food, children's activities, Queen's contest. Staged at end of Davis Road at the Cameron Jetty Pier Pavilion.

Alligator Festival

Sponsored by St. Eugene Catholic Church. Always held the first Sunday in October. Little Mr & Miss Pageant, large variety of food, alligator skinning demonstration, music, silent and live auctions.