Cajun Fest in Celina, Texas

April 05, 2024 3:18 pm

Get ready to spice up your calendar! This year, Celina is bringing the heart and soul of Louisiana right to your doorstep with our annual Cajun Fest. Held on May 11th in the Celina Downtown Square, this event promises a day packed with zest and more crawfish than you can shake a stick at.


Whether you're a long-time resident or new to the Green Meadows community, Cajun Fest is the perfect opportunity to join the fun, feast, and family-friendly festivities. If you're not convinced yet, keep reading for a sneak peek of what's in store for this year's event.


A Local Celebration

Cajun Fest is more than just a festival for foodies; it also celebrates our community. Hosted by Life in Celina, this event brings together residents from all around to enjoy a day filled with local vendors, live music, and plenty of opportunities to connect with your neighbors. 

Since its launch on a sunny Saturday in March 2013, Celina, Texas, has established Cajun Fest as a beloved tradition, bringing a taste of Louisiana to our doorstep. It's incredible how this event has grown from its modest beginnings into a must-attend gathering within the community.

Celebrating its anniversary, this year's fest is a testament to how traditions can foster unity and create lasting memories for every resident. Did we mention that the headliner for this year's fest is the talented Aaron Watson? 

Don't miss out if you're a fan of good music and good vibes! The Cajun Fest is also an excellent way to meet your neighbors and immerse yourself in the local atmosphere.

Activities and Attractions


This year's Cajun Fest is bursting at the seams with activities and attractions for everyone, ensuring a day full of excitement and community spirit. From mouthwatering dishes to foot-tapping tunes, here's a glimpse at what you can expect:


  • Crawfish Boil Extravaganza: Dive into the signature event—a crawfish boil that promises to be bigger and better than ever.


  • Live Music: Experience the infectious energy of a Zydeco band as they take to the stage and keep you on your feet throughout the day.


  • Gourmet Cajun Cuisine: Feast on various Cajun delicacies, from traditional gumbo and jambalaya to handmade goodies.


  • Family-Friendly Zone: A dedicated area with activities and fun for the little ones, ensuring a great time for all ages.


  • Local Artisans Market: Explore the talents of local artisans with a selection of handmade goods, perfect for finding that unique souvenir or gift.


  • Educational Shows: Engage with live educational presentations showcasing an exciting gator performance for a unique experience.


Join the Fun at Cajun Fest


Cajun Fest is not just an event; it's a vibrant celebration of community, culture, and connection. Whether it's your first time joining us or a seasoned attendee, this festival embodies the spirit of unity and the joy of discovery. From the heartwarming tunes to the tantalizing tastes, every moment spent here weaves into the fabric of our shared experiences in Green Meadows. 


We invite each of you to be part of this unforgettable gathering because together, we make Green Meadows a place to live and thrive. Contact us today for more information on our community amenities or to schedule a visit.