The 28th annual Port Barre Cracklin Festival is November 7-10, and is the major fundraiser for the Port Barre Lions Club.There's plenty to do for the whole family - a festival pageant, parade, cracklin cook off, and of course lots of great entertainment, which includes Geno Delafose and French Rockin' Boogie, and Country Music legend John Conlee

The Cracklin Festival is held on the grounds of Veterans Memorial Park, 524 Sazian Ave. Festival admission is $5 per day Friday through Sunday, and kids 10 and under are admitted free.