CrawFest 2024

JUNE 15TH & 16TH

Isleton, Sacramento County, CA

  1. Saturday June 15th 10am-10pm 

  2. Sunday June 16th 10am-7pm 

Admission Prices
  1. Standard Price $20 per day –  Saturday June 15th or Sunday June 16th. 

  2. Kids free (12 & Under)

  3. Forms of payment we accept: Visa, MasterCard, Amex, Discover, Cash (only onsite).

  4. Preferred Parking $25 (Parking Located near entrance and space is limited)

  5. Regular Parking $12

  6. Motorcycle parking $20 

  7. RV Parking $40 (Space is limited) 

  8. Handicap Parking $12

  9. Each ticket will have an unique QR code to be scanned at the gate.  Tickets can also be purchased onsite.  A stamp will be provided for re-entry.  

  10. All Sales are final 

Festival Rules
  • Security Screening process
  • No Smoking Marijuana but there is a cannabis consumption lounge on Main Street where you can legally smoke then return to the festival. Entry to Cannabis Consumption Lounge $10.
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Isleton Crawdad Festival Information

The 2024 edition of the Isleton Crawdad Festival will take place from Saturday, June 15 to Sunday, June 16, in Isleton in Sacramento. This page covers all official and tickets info, including dates, times, activities and fun things to do at the Isleton Crawdad Festival.
Festival Timings:

Saturday: June 15th, 10 am – 10 pm

Sunday: June 16th, 10 am -7 pm

Tickets can be purchased:




*All tickets are non-refundable


Adults and Kids above age 12: $20 per day 

Kids below age 12 (allowed only if accompanied by adults): Free 

*The ticket does not include food, or rides.


All forms of payments are available

 Card and bank transfers for online and offline payments 

Cash accepted only for tickets purchased from the Ticket Box office

Parking Facility:

Regular and Ada: $12 

Preferred: $25 

RF: $40


Re-entry is allowed by showing the QR code you receive when you purchase the tickets. This is to be shown to enter the festival on the dates of booking.

Kids Zone:

FREE. Kids below age 12 (allowed only if accompanied by adults)

Disabled Accessibility

Accessible parking space for the disabled is available. The venue and bathrooms are accessible with wheelchairs.

Food Festival

The festival will provide you with an assortment of dishes and desserts from Asia and Latin America. The Crawdad festival carries the essence of wherever it goes. The food menu will present a mosaic of influences in the form of cuisines from the Asian, Cajun, the Delta region, and the local farming community. A huge line-up of crawfish dishes will be accompanied by non-crawdad barbeque, beer, and specialty drinks.

Music Festival

The 2-day extravaganza will be set alive with live performances from artists of diverse genres. You won’t be disappointed whether you love a Rock festival or plan to dance to the tunes of country music. Zydeco and Blues artists will also perform to take you through the history of Louisiana, the Crawfish capital of the World.

Father's Day Experience

Make yourself and your family, feel special at this Father’s Day events in Isleton, Crawfish Festival. You deserve unlimited entry and exit all day! Enjoy the food fest and music fest. Plus, meet and greet the artists. Sip through all sorts of beverages and indulge in delightful activities through out the festival.

Lost and Found Arena

The lost and found counter will be located at the information booth


Marijuana smoking will not be allowed. However, there will be a cannabis consumption lounge on the Main Street. Cannabis intake is legal only in the lounge. Entry fees to the lounge are $10.

Security Arrangements:

Top Notch! There will be security checks at the entry and reinforcement available across the festival area.

FAQ - The Isleton Crawdad Festival 2024

Yes, all credit cards are accepted online for ticket purchases (which we highly recommend), and cash is also accepted on-site.

We offer various parking options: Regular parking for $12, preferred parking for $25, motorcycle parking for $20, and RV parking for $40. Spaces are limited.

No, the festival requires admission. Standard price is $20 per day. Children 12 and under accompanied by adults can enter for free.

No ID is required for entry. However, children under 12 must be accompanied by adults.

Yes, tickets can be purchased online in advance, which we highly recommend.

No, customers will receive a QR code upon purchasing tickets online, which can be scanned at the gate for entry.

All sales are final. There are no refunds for purchased tickets.

Pets are not allowed at the festival, except service dogs.

Please refer to our website for updated information on Covid-19 safety measures.

The festival is located on Main Street, Isleton, California 95641, United States.

Feel free to bring your appetite and excitement! However, outside food and drinks are not permitted.

The Isleton Crawdad Festival takes place in Isleton, California.

Isleton is known for its annual Crawdad Festival, featuring music, food, and fun.

For information on the history of Isleton, please visit: Festival History:

The Isleton Crawdad Festival attracts crawfish enthusiasts from all over.

The Isleton Crawdad Festival is an annual event celebrating Cajun culture with local traditions, music, food, and entertainment.

The festival takes place on June 15th and 16th, 2024, coinciding with Father’s Day weekend.

The festival will take place on Main Street, Isleton, California, on June 15th and 16th, 2024.

Visitors can expect amazing food vendors, live performances, car shows, a kid’s zone, carnival, arts & crafts vendors, and more.

Accommodations may be available in nearby areas. Visitors are advised to make arrangements in advance. You can make it a whole weekend event.

Yes, tickets are required for entry. Children 12 and under accompanied by adults can enter for free.

Absolutely! The festival offers fun for the whole family.

Yes, various parking options are available, including regular, preferred, motorcycle, and RV parking. You can purchase the parking when you buy tickets.

Unfortunately, pets are not allowed at the festival, except service dogs.

In California, crawfish are often referred to as crawdads.

Yes, the Isleton Crawdad Festival is scheduled for June 15th and 16th, 2024 (Father’s Day weekend).

There are no specific age restrictions for entry, but children under 12 must be accompanied by adults.

Isleton offers a unique small-town charm, rich history and hosts popular events like the Crawdad Festival and many other festivals.

For demographic information about Isleton, California, please refer to available census data.

The Crawdad Festival is held on Main Street in Isleton, California. Usually on Father’s Day Weekend.

A crawdad is another term for a freshwater crustacean, also known as crawfish or crayfish. “Where the Crawdads Sing” is a famous novel by Delia Owens that takes place in the marsh land of NC but filed in Louisiana.

The term “crawdad” is a colloquial variation of “crayfish” or “crawfish.”

There is no difference; “crawdad” and “crawfish” are alternate terms for the same creature.

Yes, they are different terms for the same freshwater crustacean.

The festival will include live performances:
Entertainment Schedule
Saturday 6/15
Time Slot
DJs All Day on both Stages
10:30 – 12:30AM
11:00 -12:00AM
Element w/ NolaCal Second Liners
12:30 – 1:30PM
1:30 – 3:00PM
Delta OG
2:30 – 4:30PM
Delta Wire
4:00 – 5:30PM
5:00 – 7:00PM
6:30 – 8:00PM
Groovy Judy
7:30 – 9:00PM
Buck Ford
Sunday 6/16
Time Slot
DJs All Day on Two Stages
10:30 – 12:30AM
Groovy Judy
11:00 -12:00AM
Dirty Chops w/ NolaCal Second Liners
12:30 – 1:30PM
Dirty Chops   
1:30 – 3:00PM
2:30 – 3:00PM
Home Team BFA
3:30 – 5:00PM
Blues Tone
4:00 – 5:30PM
Delta OG
6:00 – 7:30PM