June is festival time is South Louisiana, and when you hear the music and smell delicious food coming from clouds of smoke, then it's Le Festivale de la Viande Boucanee, better known as the SMOKED MEAT FESTIVAL. This two day event, promoted by Chapter 632 of the Vietnam Veterans of America, is held on the last full weekend of June each year in the "Smoked Meat Capital of the World", Ville Platte, Louisiana.

This is not only a really delicious festival, but how could you not love the friendly folks in Ville Platte? Bring the entire family for great food, entertainment, and fun this weekend as we celebrate the Smoked Meat Capital of the World!