Tuesday, September 30, 2014
St. John the Baptist Parish – The St. John the Baptist Parish Andouille Festival, slated for October 17-19 at the St. John Community Center in LaPlace, will feature great food, good music, and overall fun time for all ages. The Andouille Festival Committee is eager to announce this year’s special offers that make passing a good time a little easier.
Advanced All Weekend Pay-One-Price Ride Bracelet: $50.00
Save money on rides by purchasing an all weekend pay-one-price ride bracelet which includes unlimited ride access throughout the entire festival weekend. This deal alleviates the cost of normal ride rates which range from $3-$5 for one ride and will only be available for purchase until Thursday, October 16, 2014. Take advantage of this great opportunity and get your bracelets early!
4-hour Session Pay-One-Price Ride Bracelet: $20 advance, $25 at Festival
Advance ride bracelets for four hour sessions are also available for $20 before October 16 and $25 at the festival. Session times are Friday 6 p.m. - 10 p.m.; Saturday 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.; Sunday 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
All ride bracelets can be purchased during normal operating hours at:
• Matherne's Supermarket, 1424 W Airline Hwy, LaPlace
• Greg's Supermarket, 148 Central Avenue, Reserve
• Don's Supermarket, 388 Central Avenue, Reserve
• Percy Hebert Building Receptionist Desk, 1801 W. Airline Hwy, LaPlace
• West Bank Courthouse, 2393 Highway 18, Edgard
$1 Night: Friday, October 17, 2014
Bring a canned food item to the Andouille Festival admission gate on Friday, October 17 and pay an admission price of just $1 (normally $3 for 12 years and older). Donated canned goods will be provided to Second Harvest Food Bank. This won’t be the only $1 special of the night – all rides will cost $1 all night as well as popcorn, cotton candy and drinks! Grab your family and friends and head to the Festival on opening night for this great deal.
For more information on the Festival including the list of bands, craft and food vendors, please visit www.andouillefestival.com. Festival hours are Friday 6:00 pm to midnight, Saturday 11am to midnight and Sunday 11am to 9 pm. The St. John Community Center is located at 2900 Hwy 51 in LaPlace.