The Plaquemines Parish Seafood Festival is set May 17-20 at the parish fair grounds in Belle Chasse.

The festival opens May 17 at 6 p.m. with Croatian Night as its theme. Ludi Ritam will perform Croatian music at 7 p.m. while the Croatian American Society will sell charbroiled oysters and Croatian cuisine.

There will be entertainment throughout the festival as well as carnival rides, a beauty pageant, an arts and crafts show and a variety of seafood dishes for sale.