Ragin’ Cajuns take home crawfish boil contest trophy

Shawn Fontenot and Ross Richard of Opelousas, La. Winners of the Crawfish Boil Contest benefiting the Dreams Come True of Louisiana organization. Fontenot and Richard are University of Louisiana at Lafayette graduates.

Shawn Fontenot and Ross Richard of Opelousas, La. Winners of the Crawfish Boil Contest benefiting the Dreams Come True of Louisiana organization. Fontenot and Richard are University of Louisiana at Lafayette graduates.

Ragin’ Cajun alumni Ross Richard (Pronounced ree-shard) and Shawn Fontenot of Opelousas took home the South Louisiana Crawfish Boil, Craft & Car Show’s first place trophy for their splendid batch of boiled crawfish. The proceeds from the event went to the Dreams Come True of Louisiana.

Sam Irwin, author of Louisiana Crawfish: A Succulent History of the Cajun Crustacean was one of the judges.

Way to go, Ragin’ Cajuns!

To donate to Dreams Come True of Louisiana, please visit Dreams Come True of Louisiana.

Crawfish Boiling Contest in Gonzales, La.

Crawfish Boiling Contest in Gonzales, La.