ABOUT THE EVENT
Traditional Sweet Treats to Savory Delicacies Beignet Fest celebrates New Orleans’ most iconic dessert: the beignet. From traditional sweet treats to savory delicacies that feature seafood, cheese and more, Beignet Fest 2016 is serving up the best beignets in the South.
In true New Orleans tradition, Beignet Fest will feature a myriad of restaurant vendors; local and regional musical entertainment; and family-friendly activities in the Kid’s Village. The festival is free and open to the public with beignets and beverages available for sale.
Awards will be given for best sweet, best savory, most original and crowd-favorite beignets.
Proceeds from Beignet Fest will benefit the Tres Doux Foundation.