CrawFest 2024

JUNE 15TH & 16TH

Isleton, Sacramento County, CA


Original Crawdad Festival



Join us for 33 years of
tradition and timeless memories in
Isleton, CA


We are not affiliated with the event going on in Cal Expo.
The crawdad festival remains in Isleton.


A list of performers

Live Entertainment

Jam out to live music as you make your way around the festival. Good music, good food, while making memories with good people. Our summer motto!


30+ Food Vendors

A foodie’s paradise! We don’t want you to get FOMO … We partnered with a diverse selection of food vendors offering you a mouthwatering lineup of delicious culinary creations.



Bring the little ones to enjoy a lively carnival designed just for them. An adventure packed day awaits the whole family!


Car Show

Grab a beer at our fully stocked alcohol booth and check out modified rides, or sign up to show case yours!

JUNE 2024


Isleton, CA




Isleton, CA





Isleton, CA





Isleton, CA



We can't wait to see you!


See the line up

“Said a hip-hop, the hippie to the hippie The hip, hip-a-hop and you don’t stop rockin'” Watch Sugar Hill Gang perform live! First group to take Hip Hop worldwide in 1979 with Rappers Delight and Apache.
Experience the soulful sounds of Grammy member Ruben Moreno live on stage, delivering Bayou Soul Music!

Feast Mode

Meet some of our vendors

Six crawdad windows

15,000lbs of crawdads so you know it’s about to go down. Come enjoy some Louisiana style crawfish boil!
A group of four people from Louisiana Heaven standing together in front of a table with food


Find Cajun/Soul food at Louisiana Heaven

Get fired up with hot and fresh wood fire pizza


Treat yourself to delicious, warm donuts from the Donut Shack!


Meet our head chef, the mastermind behind our festival’s crawdad boil! He’s crafting cherished recipes passed down through generations, straight from his Louisiana-raised grandmother. Get ready for a flavor-packed feast, including gator, frog legs, and more!

Fully stocked alcohol booth

Celebrate Father’s Day and Mardi Gras with some booze.

Watch Ralph slap one stick of butta on it! Catch him live as he hosts an unforgettable smoked alligator cooking demo! Chill vibes, good people, & good food.


Stay cool in the festival heat with pitayaslocas refreshing Aguas Frescas, Exotic Smoothie Bowls, and Fresh Fruit Cups!


Steamy Garlic Noodles 🍝 + Tender Lobster 🦞 = A Match Made In Foodie Heaven!

When is the Crawdad Festival held each year?

The crawdad festival is held every year on father’s day in Isleton

Isleton, Sacramento County, CA

No, the crawdad festival remains in Isleton.

33 years! The crawdad festival has been going on in Isleton since 1986.

Saturday 10am-10pm l Sunday 10am-7pm

As long as you share with the chefs! Jokes aside, NO. Please don’t bring your own crawfish to cook.

Yes, there will be a shuttle to take you from the parking lot to the festival as well. Parking fee is $20.

Yes! Sign up here

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