The Dermott Community Festival, formerly known as the Dermott Crawfish Festival, will be held in downtown Dermott on May 20 and 21, 2016 from 8 a.m. until midnight. The festival will feature crawfish dinners, live music and arts and crafts. On Saturday, there will be free train and fire truck rides for children.

Festival entertainment includes: Nicky Parrish, Serene, the Cummins Prison Band, Melvin Crockett & Lorenzo Jiles, Dat Boy Los, UN\’QSOUL and others.