Deadlines are approaching to participate in the annual Crawfish Festival and Parade in the Heights, scheduled for March 2 between 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Applications for entering the parade, which begins at 411 W. 20th St. and ends at the entrance to the festival, must be submitted by Feb. 8. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com for more information.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for information about sponsoring the festival, which is hosted by the Greater Heights Chamber of Commerce. Booth reservations, starting at $150, can be made by emailing email@example.com.
The festival also will feature an Idol of the Heights singing competition, with 10 finalists vying for top prizes of $1,500, $700 and $300. Preliminary rounds will be held Feb. 8 at Cactus Cove Bar & Grill, 3333 W. 11th St., and Feb. 15 at McIntyre’s, 1230 W. 20th St. The semifinals are scheduled for Feb. 22 at Karbach Brewing Co., 2032 Karbach St.