2018 Louisiana Pirate Festival set for May 3-13

2018 Louisiana Pirate Festival set for May 3-13
(Source: Louisiana Pirate Festival)

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - The 2018 Louisiana Pirate Festival will be held May 3-13 at the Lake Charles Civic Center.

This year's festival will feature live music, a boat parade, a petting zoo, games and attractions, a barbecue cook-off and more. This year, the newly renamed festival will hold a parade extravaganza on May 6 as well as the Louisiana Pirate Festival Costume Ball on May 11 before a fireworks display over the lake.

A full lineup of the events and performances will be announced on March 13, according to the Southwest Louisiana Convention and Visitors Bureau.

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