Zwolle Tamale Fiesta

Zwolle Tamale Fiesta
October 7, 2021 to October 10, 2021

The Zwolle Tamale Fiesta is celebrating its 45th Anniversary! The festival will be held October 8, 9, & 10, 2021 at the Zwolle Festival Grounds. Come out & enjoy a fun-filled weekend of reliving the area’s heritage with plenty of delicious hot tamales, entertainment, arts and crafts, dancing, parades, and children’s activities. The Fiesta is fun for the entire family.

 

45th ANNUAL TAMALE FIESTA PROGRAM

Oct. 2ND Trail Ride

2:00 pm Trail Ride departs Zwolle Festival Grounds

Cochon De Lait & Tamales

5-7:00 pm Fiesta at Festival Grounds

7-11:00 pm Dillon Etheridge and the River Bottom Band

Admission: $5.00

EVERYONE WELCOME!

 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 7

4:00 pm Festival Gates Open- $2 Admission

6:00 pm Kick-Off Supper & Opening Ceremonies

Fiesta Royalty Presented! Singing! Dancers & More!

Arts & Crafts! Food! Treasure Hunt!

Tamales! Music! Souvenirs!

Carnival- Johnson’s Rides & Concessions

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 8

9:00 am-2:00 pm 3rd Grade Educational Day

4:00 pm Festival Gates Open- Admission: $5.00

Johnson’s Rides & Concessions

Arts & Crafts, Food Booths, Treasure Hunt!

Fiesta Souvenirs! Tamales! Dancing!

4:00 pm Music Begins

6:00 pm Zwolle’s Got Talent Ages 19 And Under

8:00-11:30 pm Next Of Kin

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 9

7:00 am 1 Mile Run 8:00am 5-K Run

Starting Line at Festival Grounds

10:00 am Parade

 

Festival Gates Open 8:00 am

Admission to Fiesta: $5.00 Per Person

Tamales! Tamales!

Food Booths! Arts & Crafts!

Tamale Fiesta Souvenirs!

Treasure Hunt – Prize $500 Savings Bond –

Clues Posted At Festival Grounds

 

11:15 am (After Parade) Queen’s Tea

Festival Grounds Behind the Stage

11:00 am Carnival- Johnson’s Rides & Concessions

11:30-1:00 pm Toledo Cruisers Car Club Car Show

11:30 am Tamale Eating Contest

12:00 pm Spanish Costume Contest

12:30pm Arm Wrestling

1:00 pm Tamale Judging

 

2:00 pm Mud Bog – Trucks Only

$10.00 *Bracelet Per Person

Coolers $25.00 Tent Space $40 Plus Admission

*Bracelet Will Allow Entry to Fiesta & Mud Bog

 

Music Begins!

2:00-3:30 pm Cody Wayne & The Cody Wayne Band

4:00-5:30 pm Henry Reggans &

The Louisiana Sidemen Band

6:00-7:30 pm Sundown Band

8:00-11:30 pm Cypress Band with Willie Tee &

Special Guest Lynn August

 

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 10

11:00 am *Fiesta Royal Court Mass

St. Joseph Catholic Church Zwolle

(*Only event held on Sunday)

Zwolle Festival Grounds
100 Main Street
Zwolle, LA 71449