15th Annual HFOS Crawfish Cookoff
    Dates: April 21, 2018
    Time: 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
    Price: $30.00 in advance, $35 at gate; 12 and under free
    Location: Fritchie Park
    Address: 905 W. Howze Beach Rd., Slidell, LA 70458
    Phone: (985) 643-5470

It's the Hospice Foundation of the South’s signature event!

The largest one-day event on the Northshore boasts over 45,000 pounds of crawfish boiled by up to 60 teams competing for the title of “Best Crawfish in St. Tammany Parish."

Celebrity judges as well as the teams themselves decide the winners. Local musical guests entertain the crowds of 8,000+ every year.

Held in Slidell's Fritchie Park, 905 W. Howze Beach Rd., admission for ages 13 and up is $30 in advance, $35 at the gate*. Children 12 and under are admitted free. Kid Zone tickets are $20. Advance tickets available at

Included in your admission is all the crawfish you can eat and live music. Other food and beverages will be available for purchase. This event is rain or shine (no refunds).


The Hospice Foundation of the South (HFOS) is dedicated to providing resources for medical and emotional care for terminally ill patients and their families.

*No outside food or drink, ice chests, tables, tents or animals will be permitted inside the park. All crawfish must be consumed on premises (no "crawfish to go").

905 W. Howze Beach Rd.
Tel: (985) 646-4358
Sports facility with 176 acres. Two softball and one baseball field. One covered pavilion and Nature Trail. Also home to the… Read More
15th Annual HFOS Crawfish Cookoff