Our Lady of Prompt Succor Church
& School invites St. Bernard Parish residents and visitors to
celebrate a local delicacy and kick-off the Creole tomato season with
delicious food including Raw and Grilled Oysters, Tomato-a-la-Chalmette,
BBQ Shrimp, Jambalaya, Shrimp Fettuccini, Crawfish Fried Rice, Italian
Sausage, Pizza, Funnel Cakes, Chicken Strips, Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, and
much more. The weekend features live local entertainment, games, &
rides. The annual Tomato Queen Pagaent and Baby Contests are held on
the Saturday of the festival and a 5K race and Fun Run is held before
2320 Paris Road
Chalmette, LA 70043
Friday, May 2nd (6:00pm to midnight)
Saturday, May3rd (11:30am til midnight)
Sunday, May 5th (11:30am til 10:00pm)
P.O.P ride armbands will be available for $15 in advance and $20 on grounds (prices subject to change).
P.O.P Ride Schedule:
Friday 6:00 11:00
Saturday 12:00 5:00 and 6:00 11:00
Sunday 12:00 5:00 and 5:00 10:00
WEEKEND armbands will be available for $45 in advance and $50 on grounds (prices subject to change).
and P.O.P. armbands may be purchased in advance the week before the
fair from 6:00 to 8:00pm on the blacktop near the gym.
baby contest will take place on Saturday, May 4th, and is open to any
child up to but not yet 6 years of age by the date of contest.
5K Race and Fun Run:
Date: Sunday, March 30, 2014
Tomato Queen Pageant:
pageant is open to young ladies currently residing in Louisiana, who
presently attend school and are between the ages of 13 16 for the Teen
division and 17 21 for the Miss division. The cost of entry is $100.
The pageant will be held during the Tomato Festival, in the school
cafeteria on Saturday, May 3rd. Applications may be picked up at the
school office and church rectory or downloaded from the school website www.olpsschool.org
. Winning contestants will receive $150 cash prize, with Miss Queen receiving paid entry into the Queen of Queens Pageant.