The gang returns from SWIBS
Thank you for your kind words about the boat show. Indeed,it was a success that met beautifully with our hopes and expectations. We were delighted with the response … the only issue being that if even a quarter of the people who signed up as being truly interested in coming this way actually do so … well, we’re going to need a bigger marina. Read More
Metal Shark Boats expands
You Seafood, You Eat It!
Louisiana seafood ranked 10th in the U.S. in terms of total economic impact generated from seafood sales in 2011. The new economic impact report issued by the National Marine Fisheries found that Louisiana fisheries caught 1.3 billion pounds of seafood in 2011. You can read more about this report in the Times-Picayune. Read More
Feast of Fields Serving Vermilion Bay Sweet
The Louisiana Feast of Fields is a showcase of the quality and variety of products available from Louisiana farmers to local chefs. It will be held on Friday, April 12, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. at the LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens at Burden 4560 Essen Lane, Baton Rouge, LA 70809. Our Vermlion Bay Sweet White Shrimp will be served on the menu as "Vermilion Bay Sweet Ceviche Read More
Shrimp Fishing Trawlers of the South
For years in Delcambre, we have been witnessing the demise of cypress shrimp boats. Here is a project by John E. Adams to photograph and raise awareness of the disappearing wooden trawlers. The project, called Evanescent Trawlers of the South, is "a photographic study of the disappearing beautiful hand crafted wooden Shrimp Fishing Trawlers of the South through a retrospective view."
The Around Town Show
Seafood and Farmers Market
The Delcambre Seafood & Farmers Market offers local, just-picked produce, wild-caught Delcambre Direct seafood, and homemade food and farm products. With food, music and special events, the Delcambre Market is a funand healthy!shopping experience.
Seafood Academy 2013
The North Pier Marina is now featured in Cruising Outposts magazine and website. The magazine is the revival of Latitudes & Attitudes, the demise of which is a great story as well as is the life of the founder, Bob Bitchin'. Read More