42nd Annual Gueydan Duck Festival

Posted at 10:36 AM, Sep 21, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-21 11:37:02-04

The 42nd Annual Gueydan Duck Festival is happening now through Sunday, September 23. Visit the “Duck Capital of America” this weekend for contests including duck calling, skeet shooting, and cooking, a queen’s pageant, live music, a parade, delicious food, carnival rides and more!

2018  Schedule of Events and Entertainment Line Up

Thursday September 20, 2018 
6:00PM Invocation and Opening Ceremonies *FAMILY NIGHT & FREE ADMISSION*
6:30-8:30 Blaine Roy and Second Wind

Friday September 21, 2018
4:00 PM Skeet Shoot Competition
5:15pm – 6:45pm Kevin Naquin & The Ossum Playboys
7:00-8:30pm Slideshow
8:45pm- 10:15pm Don Rich
10:30pm-12:00am Richard Lebouef & Two Step

Saturday Septemeber 22, 2018
9:00am-12:00pm Skeet Shoot Competion
12:30pm Opening Ceremonies
1:00pm Senior Queens Pageant
3:00pm Grand Parade
4:00pm until Sunset- Skeet Shoot Competion
4:15pm-5:45pm  Amy Nicole & Zydeco Soul
6:00pm – 7:30pm Leroy Thomas & Zydeco Roadrunners
7:45 – 9:45 Wayne Toups & Zydecajun
10:00pm – 12:00am  Colby Latiolais & Ambush

Sunday September 23, 2018
9:00am  Outdoor Cook-off Registration
9:00am  Duck Carving Demonstration
9:00am  Skeet Shoot Competion
2:00pm Outdoor Cook-off Judging and Sampling
1:00pm Skeet Shoot Finals
1:00pm – 4:00pm The Envies

For more information about this year’s festival, visit the following website:

And for more events happening throughout the community view the Acadiana Calendar.


Gueydan Duck Festival