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27th annual Kiwanis Pepper Festival continues in St. Martinville

Posted: 11:06 AM, Sep 15, 2018
Updated: 2018-09-15 12:43:32-04

Saturday is the final day of the 27th annual Kiwanis Pepper Festival in St. Martinville.

KATC’s Abby Breidenbach was LIVE in St. Martin Parish Friday morning with details on this weekend’s schedule of events.

Those events include live music and performances by local dance groups, arts and crafts, a carnival, vendors, food, drinks and a pepper eating contest. Check out the  Facebook page  for more info and schedules.

Saturday’s schedule can be viewed below:

Festival grounds open at 10:00 am and Carnival rides open at noon.

Local dance groups perform throughout the day

Pepper Jelly Band 5-6:30pm

Sideshow 7-8:30pm

Pepper eating contest 8:45pm ($200 1st prize)

Geno Delafosse and French Rockin Boogie 9-10:30pm

Festival grounds close at 11pm

Check out the photos from the festival this Saturday morning.