NEW IBERIA, La. -- The New Iberia Recreation Department (NIRD)’s annual Festival of Live Oaks will be held on June 12, 2021 from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Donna Angelle, Louisiana Kids and Cajun Company Bank will be providing entertainment for people of all ages under the beautiful oak trees at New Iberia City Park (300 Parkview Dr.). There will be various kid and family activities along with crafts and sweets booths. Admission is free.
The NIRD Barbecue Cookoff adds lots of flavor to the celebration. This year they are adding the first annual Junior Barbecue Cookoff (first 10 entries will be accepted). The festival is currently registering barbecue teams and crafts and sweets booths.
Any barbecue team or vendor interested in participating may contact Pat Thibodeaux at (337) 519-5886 or New Iberia City Park at (337) 369-2337 for registration forms or more information.