The Taste of Orleans festival at California's Great America returns for its fifth year this summer! Featuring authentic Orleans food, live music, and decor right in the heart of the park's Orleans Place area, Taste of Orleans pairs Cajun flavors with California thrills.
Orleans Comes to Life!
Foodies enjoy tasty regional Cajun cuisine, like chicken and sausage gumbo, crawfish boil, crawfish fritters, fried oyster po' boys, beignets, praline bread pudding, creole shrimp and crab cheesecake, and more! Exciting jazz and cajun bands roam the festival throughout the day. And the colorful cajun festival closes each evening with a light show down the midway and a Taste of Orleans fireworks show set to Cajun music. It's the perfect way to end your Orleans day at California's Great America.
This event is free with park admission. Special event food and drink will be available for purchase a la carte or with a sampling card.
Sample authentic cajun Orleans foods like crawfish boil, po'boys, gumbo and more. Plus, enjoy delicious desserts, like beignets and praline bread pudding!
Join in the revelry as Orleans Place comes to life with a lively, cajun festival atmosphere! Roaming jazz musicians add to the ambiance. Oversized board games are perfect for our youngest guests.
Celebrate Taste of Orleans with regional tastes and drinks. More than two dozen local brews and wines will be available, as well as a la carte bites and treats.
When the sun goes down, Taste of Orleans is just starting to heat up! Stick around past sunset to catch an incredible light show down Orleans Place and fabulous fireworks set to jazzy Cajun tunes.