Eden Bubrig, 2011 Seafood and Heritage QueenMay 25th, 2011 | By Terri Sercovich | Category: news
Name: Eden Bubrig
School: Mount Carmel
Plans for the future: Pursuing a degree in business at LSU, with a career in insurance.
What is your favorite seafood? Crawfish
Do you own a pair of shrimp boots? Yes, of course!
What is your favorite thing to do at the Seafood Fest? Ride the carnival rides and dance and sing along with the bands.
Why did you decide to run for Seafood Queen? I wanted to represent my parish. I love the Seafood Festival, and I love seafood!
What does it mean to you that you won? A year full of traveling to wonderful Louisiana festivals and meeting beautiful queens.
How will you promote the Seafood Festival? Telling any one who will listen about our delicious seafood and the rich heritage of our people.
After the BP oil spill, Louisiana seafood’s reputation took a hit. What do you say to people who question the quality of Plaquemines or Louisiana seafood? Through the hard work of our parish president and the fishermen and shrimpers, our seafood is back and better than ever. It’s safe to eat and just as plentiful as before the oil spill.