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Plaquemines Parish Fair & Orange Festival

December 1, 2017 - December 3, 2017

This year we are celebrating the 71st Anniversary of the Plaquemines Parish Fair & Orange Festival held annually the first full weekend of December. The festival will be held at Historic Fort Jackson in Buras, Louisiana.

For The Adults:

Seafood Contest for Adults:
Shrimp-Peeling and De-Heading, Catfish-Skinning, Oyster Shucking, Duck Calling, Orange Eating, Orange Peeling
– the longest peel and unusual or decorative peel

For The Entire Family:

Activities and Entertainment, Carnival Rides, 5K Run/Walk, Helicopter rides available from Jesuit Bend Helicopters to view local sites

For The Kids:

Pie Eating, Sack Races, Shoe Find, Orange Rolling, Egg Carry, Orange Eating and Peeling Contest, Children’s Revue Fun Pageant (Open to Children ages 6 months – 4 years girls and boys and girls 5 years – 13 years) prior to Hurricane Katrina or are now residents of Plaquemines Parish)


December 1, 2017
December 3, 2017


Fort Jackson
Belle Chasse, LA 70037 United States + Google Map