The 2014 Louisiana Seafood Festival will be held Friday, October 10 through Sunday, October 12 at the Festival Grounds of City Park.

The event will include musical performances from 18 bands and food from 22 vendors including Galatoire's, Jaques-Imo, Superior Seafood and the Red Fish Grill restaurants.

The festival will feature celebrity chef cooking demonstrations inside a covered pavilion, an arts village, a kid's tent and an Oktoberfest-themed beer garden.

There will be no charge for admission.

Last year the event attracted over 45,000 people.

The title sponsor is the Louisiana Seafood Promotion and Marketing Board.