Crawfish Festival

Date:      June 1, 2019
Time:      6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Address:  211 E. Pleasant Run Road 
               DeSoto Amphitheater
This free festival includes food, vendor booths, children's activities and great entertainment.

Come and enjoy tons of delicious spicy crawfish, great food, live music, vendors and games. Revel in the best blues and funk and enjoy the infectious rhythms. This will be a friendly, relaxed and fun community event.

Vendor Opportunities

Community participation is the key to making this event a success. The City of DeSoto would like to invite your organization to be a part of this fun-filled event through active participation or financial support. Opportunities are available for community non-profit organizations for fund raising or to promote your organization. Local businesses can set up a booth to promote your products or services. We will also have an area for commercial vendors to sell their products. Click here to view vendor application.
  • Information Booth - $75
  • Craft Booth - $150
  • Food Vendor Booth - $225


Exhibitors at must provide their own equipment including tables, chairs, shade cover and electricity. Set-up will begin at 2 p.m. Exhibitors must be set up and ready to open to the public by 4 p.m. and remain open until 10 p.m. On-site security will be provided by the DeSoto Police Department. 


Because of the anticipated crowds, festival organizers are augmenting the plentiful on-site parking with nearby off-site parking and shuttle bus service from STAR Transit at the DC3 Church, 901 S. Polk Street at the corner of Pleasant Run and Polk Street. STAR Transit’s buses are ADA compliant and can accommodate mobility devices. Shuttle buses will pick up remote parking patrons at the DC3 Church beginning at 5PM, and take them to the Crawfish Festival Event Site at 211 E. Pleasant Run Road (The DeSoto Amphitheater). Shuttle’s will then head from the event site back to the remote parking lot following this continuous service loop throughout the evening until 10PM.

crawfish parking