Abbeville’s Giant Omelette Celebration This Weekend
The annual 5,000 egg Giant Omelette Celebration will take place Nov 1 and 2nd in historic downtown Abbeville. This is a huge festival, and a great way to celebrate our French roots! Some of the events include a walk for Charity, Juried Art Show, Live Entertainment, and of course the making of the giant omelet , which includes over 5,000 eggs, 50 pounds of onions, 75 bell peppers, 4 gallons of onion tops, 2 gallons of parsley, 1.5 gallons of cooking oil, 6.5 gallons of milk, 52 pounds of butter, 3 boxes of salt, 2 boxes of black pepper, Louisiana Crawfish Tails and TABASCO Pepper Sauce - one egg is added each year since the festivals' inception! Woo!