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Sunday, September 17, 2006

10:00 a.m.

5th Annual B.B. Gun Tournament


Saturday. September 23, 2006

9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Cattle Baby, Cattle Petite, Cattle Deb and Cattle Junior Pageants

3:00 p.m.

Cattle Teen Pageant


Sunday, October 1, 2006

Cattle Festival Beef Cook-Off

Judging begins at 1:00 a.m.

Entry Form


Thursday, October 5, 2006

6:00 p.m.

Honorees Banquet Social

St. Theresa Family Life Center


6:30 p.m.

Opening Ceremonies, Honorees Banquet

Sponsored by Golden Corral Restaurant, Abbeville

National Anthem sung by Blake LuQuette

DJ Wesley James

Colors presented by the Abbeville City Police honor guard

Catering by Chef Bobby and Dot Catering


Friday, October 6, 2006


8:00 AM
Alice Lancon Memorial Cooking Contest
LA Extension Service Bldg.
Judging starts at 10:00 AM
Public viewing at Noon - 1:00 PM


5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Timbo the One-Man band

Fais-Do-Do Stage 1


5:45 p.m.

Opening Ceremonies

Main Courthouse Bandstand


6:00 p.m.

Double Queen Pageant

Abbeville High School Auditorium


6:00 p.m.

Downtown Booths and Street Fair Open


6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

The Cypress Band, featuring Warren Storm and Willie Tee

Fais Do-Do- Stage 2


6:30 PM
Judging of the Sheep Show, Cecil McCrory Exhibit Bldg.
West Port St., Abbeville

7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Bobby and the Rockers

Fais Do-Do Stage 1


9:00 p.m. - Midnight

Knight Train

Fais-Do-Do Stage 2


9:30 p.m. - Midnight

Prentice James, Sponsored by Maxi-Mart (Maxwell Chreene, Owner)

Fais-Do-Do Stage 1


Saturday October 7, 2006

10:30 a.m.

Reception for Queens and Dignataries


Ray Chevrolet Olds, Inc

Sponsored by Ray Chevrolet Olds, Inc.


11:00 a.m.

Downtown Booths and Street Fair Opens


1:00 p.m.

Grand Parade

Dedicated to the vermilion Parish Veteran's Auxiliaries

2006 LA Cattle Festival King, Brigadier General Bob Leblanc (Ret.)

2006 Grand Marshall State Superintendent of Education Cecil Picard

2006 Citizen of the Year Sheriff Mike Couvillon

2006 Humanitarians of the Year Calvin LeBouef and Hank Moss


4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Lee Benoit and the Bayou Stompers

Fais-Do-Do Stage 1


4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Jo Jo Reed and the Happy Hill Band

Fais-Do-Do Stage 2


6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Geno Delafosse

Fais-Do-Do Stage  1


6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Jaryd Lane, Sponsored by Courtesy Automotive Group

Fais-Do-Do Stage 2


9:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.

Travis Matte & the Zydeco Kingpins

Fais-Do-Do Stage 2


9:30 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.

The Fabulous Boogie Kings in their Farewell Concert


Sunday, October 8, 2006

Louisiana Cattle Festival Family Day, sponsored by Gulf Coast Bank

11:00 a.m.

Downtown Booths and Street Fair Opens


11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Westbound, Wesley James- DJ


1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Acadiana Kids

Fais-Do-Do Stage 2


2:00 p.m.

Children's Parade

Downtown Abbeville


2:45 p.m.

Abbeville Fire Department Ladder Truck Demonstration


3:30 p.m.

Fire Department Water Fight

South State Street


4:00 p.m.

Closing Ceremonies

Main Grandstand, Courthouse



Louisiana Beef Industry Council

Gulf Coast Bank

Ray Chevrolet Olds, Inc.

Pace Communications

Louisiana Lottery Corporation

Coca Cola Bottling

Courtesy Automotive Group

Golden Corral of Abbeville

Stine Limber Company

Minvielle Lumber Company of Abbeville

Lingo International