LAKE ARTHUR, LA (KPLC) - The 2013 Lake Arthur Regatta will be held Saturday and Sunday in downtown Lake Arthur, coinciding with Memorial Day weekend.
The festival will open at 8 a.m. and close at about midnight on both days.
Admission to the festival is $10 for adults and free for children ages 5 and under.
Among the events planned are the following:
Triathalon on May 25 at 7:30 a.m.
Miss Regatta Pageant on May 25 at 10 a.m.
Miss Sizzlin' Sailor Bikini Contest on May 25 at 4 p.m. on the Main St. stage.
Mr. Sizzlin' Sailor Swimsuit Contest on May 26 at 3:30 p.m. on the Main St. stage.
Performers at the event will include Keith Frank & The Soileau Zydeco Band, The Chee Weez, Chis Ardoin & Nu Step Zydeco, Frank Foster, Wayne Toups & ZydeCajun and more.
The following items will not be allowed into the festival: Ice chests, glass or weapons. Pets will not be allowed to enter the festival grounds.
For more information, visit http://www.lakearthurfestivals.com/#!regatta/mainPage.