Fairs & Festivals for Aug. 22-28, 2014

WEDNESDAY-MONDAY, AUG. 27-SEPT. 1

SOUTHERN DECADENCE: Throughout the French Quarter, New Orleans. Six-day GLBT celebration with music, dancing, and a parade at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 31, starting from 1239 Royal St.

THURSDAY-MONDAY, AUG. 28-SEPT. 1

SHRIMP AND PETROLEUM FESTIVAL: downtown Morgan City. Food, continuous free live music, children’s activities, arts and crafts, cooking showcase, car show and more. shrimpandpetroleum.org

Compiled by Red staff