When: Sat., March 28, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. and Sun., March 29, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. 2015
The festival features more than a dozen local and visiting street food vendors offering items like grilled oyster Rockefeller nachos, alligator sausage tacos and crab and crawfish bisque. There's a beignet-eating contest at 12:30 p.m. Sunday. Admission free. Visit www.nolafoodfest.com for details. 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.