Cameron Parish residents love to celebrate life. And since so much of life in the area is based on the land and water, and their rich natural resources, that’s what we celebrate!

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.

142 Jim Bonsall Rd.
Grand Chenier 70643
10 am til dark.
(337) 775-5316

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.

722 Davis Road
Cameron 70631
(337) 775-5316

One of the oldest and coldest festivals in Louisiana!

Cameron Parish
January 8-9, 2016

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.

P. O. Box 1
Hackberry 70645
Always the last Saturday and Sunday in July!
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. For Rules & Registration form email request to steugene@camtel.net or call 337-538-2245.

142 Jim Bonsall Road
Grand Chenier 70643