About

The Festival

The Eddie E. Hughes Foundation will host its 2nd Annual Stuffed Shrimp Festival in 2020. The family-friendly festival will take place Mother’s Day Weekend – Saturday & Sunday, May 9th & May 10, 2020, from 11 a.m. – 10 p.m. at the Louisiana State Fairgrounds, 3701 Hudson Ave.

The purpose of establishing a Stuffed Shrimp Festival is to foster understanding and appreciation of the unique style of stuffed shrimp that was created and popularized in Shreveport. While celebrating the rich history of stuffed shrimp in Shreveport, the Stuffed Shrimp Festival will offer the very best in family fun and entertainment in a casual and wholesome setting. The festival will include live musical entertainment, cooking demonstrations, historical presentations, food trucks, vendors, arts and crafts, and a kid-friendly play area with bounce houses and more.