Ready for Festival food? Find out which vendors will be at Festival International 2022

WaTeasa Freeman
Lafayette Daily Advertiser

Festival International is quickly approaching. The music festival will feature artists from across the globe in dozens of different genres. With all the great music, fantastic food is a must. This year Festival International has over 20 different food vendors scattered around downtown Lafayette to quench your hunger.

Only contactless payments are accepted during the five-day festival starting April 27. Bracelets will be available upon entry with reloading stations throughout downtown to add money to your payment bracelets. The food vendors and the menu for festival are listed below.    

Aww shucks

  • Loaded fries 
  • Shucks deluxe
  • Shrimp skewer
  • Chargrilled oysters

Best Burger

  • Craft hamburger
  • Craft cheeseburger
  • Hangover burger

Big Wil and the Warden

  • Dutch Cake
  • Alligator sausage kabob  
  • Cajun chicken kabob
  • Cajun shrimp taco
  • Eggplant seafood volcano

Blu Basil Wine and Grill

  • Fried pork and shrimp eggroll
  • Blu's bang bang shrimp
  • Siracha kimchi fries

Bon Creole

  • Red beans and rice with sausage 
  • Praline chicken and waffles 
  • Crawfish Po'boys 
  • Crawfish spinach boat
  • Shrimp po'boys

Cafe 20.3 on the Bayou

  • Boudin, egg and cheese burrito
  • Boudin eggroll with sweet chili
  • Vermillion wrap
  • Les trois cochons

C'est bon Manger

  • Crawfish, shrimp and spinach bread bowl
  • Festival finger
  • Fried fish with garlic fries
  • Bang bang shrimp po'boy with garlic fries
  • Bayou fries with shrimp and fish


  • Chicken and sausage gumbo
  • Chicken and sausage jambalaya
  • Red beans and rice with sausage 
  • Crawfish etouffee 
  • Smothered okra

Dairy King

  • Soft serve Ice cream cone
  • Soft serve ice cream cup
  • Soft serve ice cream in waffle cone

Exquisite Gourmet Cotton Candy

  • Cotton candy bag
  • Glow stick cotton candy


  • Creamy Crawfish Nachos
  • Fried catfish combo
  • Sausage po' boy
  • Fried catfish with shrimp etouffee 
  • Bread pudding with rum sauce


  • Croffle
  • Choco Almond
  • Ferrero Rocher 
  • Magical sea salt 
  • Ore'oreo


  • Summertime
  • Strawberry chance
  • Mojito
  • Cranstatic
  • Cookie Mac-ster

Jambalaya by Shake

  • Boudin balls
  • Alligator balls
  • Chicken and sausage gumbo
  • Chicken and sausage jambalaya
  • Seafood gumbo

Jefferson Street pub

  • Nachos
  • Chicken and sausage jambalaya
  • Pulled pork sandwich
  • Red beans and rice with sausage 

Kona Ice

  • Klassic Kona
  • King Kona
  • Kowabunga Kona
  • Color change kona

La Casa del Taco

  • Dutch cakes
  • Caribbean jerk quesadilla
  • Colombian empanadas 
  • Tacos pastor
  • White queso nachos


  • Boudin
  • Seafood Jambalaya
  • Shrimp po'boy
  • Alligator bites

Mandez's Seafood

  • Crawfish Monica
  • Duck quesadilla 
  • Beignet fries

NHI: Taste of Asia

  • Snow crab nachos
  • Sweet honey ribs 
  • Agedashi Tofu

Norbert's restaurant 

  • Boudin
  • Meat pie
  • Pork Jambalaya
  • Fried shrimp with fries
  • Shrimp etouffee with fried fish

Food Finds:Want to try something new? The flavors at Patacon won't disappoint.


  • Ground beef empanada 
  • Chicken Tequenos 
  • Chicken Arepa
  • Potato and cheese pastelitos
  • Beef patacon

Poke Geaux

  • Flaming tuna bowl
  • Geaux shrimp bowl
  • Shrimp tempura bowl
  • Zesty salmon bowl
  • Cajun bowl

Poor Boy's Riverside Inn

  • Alligator ball with fries
  • Fish taco with fries
  • Grilled gator bites with fries
  • Crab cake with fries
  • Sweet potato beignet ball 


  • Greek potatoes 
  • Hummus
  • Spinach pie
  • Gyro sandwich

Umami Bites

  • Flash fried Brussel sprouts
  • Wonton tacos 
  • Pork and ginger pot-stickers
  • Vietnamese spring rolls 

Zeus Mediterranean Kitchen

  • Baklava 
  • Chicken Shawarma wrap 
  • Falafel wrap
  • Gyro wrap
  • Spicy chicken wrap