Posted: May 10, 2013 3:33 AM by AP
The Bateaux de Bois Festival is set for Saturday at the Center for Traditional Boat Building in the Lafourche Parish community of Lockport.
The Daily Comet reports the festival is sponsored by the Friends for Traditional Louisiana Boat Building and will run from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. The center is on Main Street.
Live music, an alligator display, a pirogue race, storytelling, museum tours and cultural demonstrations are planned and vendors will sell Cajun food as well as crafts.