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July 6 @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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August 31 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 am

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March 2019

March 1 - March 5 Eunice Mardi Gras Celebration

Free

This unique five-day celebration is not your typical idea of Mardi Gras with beads and doubloons. In Eunice, Louisiana, festival goers chase chickens, dance in the street, romp around in silly costumes. Click the button below to learn more.

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March 2 @ 8:30 pm - March 3 @ 8:00 pm Lil’ Nate Zydeco Parade & Chicken Run

Yambilee Building, 1939 West Landry Street
Opelousas, LA 70570 United States
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Free

Every year, Lil' Nate and his zydeco "krewe" host a huge party during Mardi Gras weekend in Opelousas, Louisiana. Get your dose of zydeco music and experience a traditional chicken run. Click the button below to learn more.

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March 4 @ 8:00 am Lundi Gras Boucherie

Lakeview Park & Beach, 1717 Veterans Memorial Highway
Eunice, LA 70535 United States
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This culinary event features chefs from across the southern part of Louisiana. The Lundi Gras Boucherie takes place the Monday before Mardi Gras day at Lakeview Park & Beach in Eunice, and guests get to sample an array of Cajun dishes including boudin, cracklins, stew, stuffed ponce, and more. Live music is available all day and night in the dancehall! Click the button below to learn more.

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March 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm St. Landry Sounds

St. Landry Parish Visitor Center, 978 Kennerson Road
Opelousas, LA 70570 United States
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Free
St. Landry Sounds, Amédé Ardoin lemon, Opelousas LA

Celebrate Amédé Ardoin at this music and conversation event through the stories and musical stylings of Lawrence Ardoin. Find out more by clicking the link below.

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March 31 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm World Championship Crawfish Étouffée Cook-Off

Northwest Community Center Pavilion, 501 Samuel Drive
Eunice, LA 70535 United States
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Free
World Championship Crawfish Etouffee Cook-Off in Eunice, Louisiana

Taste the best crawfish étouffée in the world and vote for your favorite at this family-friendly event! There are things for the whole family to do including a petting zoo and fun jumps for the kids with live music and dancing for the adults. Click the button below to learn more.

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March 31 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm BREVE Lenten Concert

Our Lady Queen of Angels Catholic Church, 2125 South Union Street
Opelousas, LA 70570 United States
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Free
Baton Rouge Early Vocal Ensemble

Guest vocal artists, the Baton Rouge Early Vocal Ensemble, will present an hour program of stunning vocal music accompanied by a chamber orchestra.

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April 2019

April 6 @ 7:00 am - 2:00 pm Top of the Teche

Leonville Boat Launch, 131 Mistric Street
Leonville, LA 70551 United States
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$40
Paddling Bayou Teche in Leonville, Louisiana. Photo by Bayou Teche Experience

Top of the Teche is a 7.7-mile race for kayaks, canoes, pirogues and SUPs from Leonville to Arnaudville, Louisiana. There are 15 classes to choose from and competitors will vie for trophies. The six divisions include Men, Women, Mixed, Boys, Girls, and Mixed Youth. Click the button below to learn more.

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April 6 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm Congé

Academy of the Sacred Heart, 1821 Academy Road
Grand Coteau, LA 70541 United States
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Congé, Academy of the Sacred Heart, Grand Coteau, LA

At this family-friendly event, you can expect carnival games, train rides, and a petting zoo for the kids with music and auction items for the adults.

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April 13 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm Fête de la Nature

Atelier de la Nature, 1050 Andrew Gautreaux Road
Arnaudville, LA 70512 United States
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Atelier de la Nature, Arnaudville, Louisiana

Fête de la Nature is a family-friendly event inviting all children and families to celebrate Acadiana’s special natural surroundings, through art, music, food, and science.

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April 24 - April 28 Cycle Zydeco

Various Locations LA United States
$120 – $470
Cycle Zydeco Louisiana

Cycle Zydeco is a four-day bike ride through Cajun Country, often referred to as a “rolling party” and has been described as the "Best Touring Ride in the US." 2019 is the 18th year and will pass through several towns in St. Landry Parish, Louisiana including Arnaudville, Grand Coteau, Sunset, and Opelousas. Riders will get the opportunity to see the diversity and beauty of Louisiana's landscapes by bike, sample the best Cajun and Creole dishes, and hear live zydeco music. Click the button below to learn more.

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April 26 @ 5:00 pm - April 28 @ 5:00 pm Étouffée Festival

St. John Francis Regis Church, 370 Main Street
Arnaudville, LA 70512 United States
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Free
Annual Étouffée Festival in Arnaudville, Louisiana

Sample one of Louisiana's most iconic dishes, Étouffée, at the Mayor's Cook-Off. Click the button below to learn more.

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April 27 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm Step Outside Day at Sherburne WMA

Sherburne Complex Wildlife Management Area, Highway 975
Krotz Springs, LA 70756 United States
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Free
Kayaker, Step Outside Day, Sherburne WMA, Krotz Springs, LA

This family-friendly event will help you and your child learn about outdoor education and stewardship with fun activities like archery, birdhouse building, boat tours, and canoeing. Learn more by clicking the button below.

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May 2019

May 17 @ 12:00 pm - May 19 @ 5:00 pm Big 8 Trail Ride

Yambilee Building, 1939 West Landry Street
Opelousas, LA 70570 United States
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$15
Willie's Campground, Washington, LA

Grab your saddles and warm up your two-step, it is time for the Big 8 Epic Trailride. Listen to your favorite zydeco musicians live.

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May 23 - May 26 Annual Krotz Springs Sportsmen’s Heritage Festival

Nall Park, 562 Front Street
Krotz Springs, LA 70750 United States
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Free
Krotz Springs Sportsmens Heritage Festival in Krotz Springs, Louisiana

Voted Best New Event for 2013 by the Louisiana Association of Fairs & Festivals. The mission of this cultural event is to promote the wetlands and woodlands that surround the community of Krotz Springs and the Atchafalaya River. Click the button below for more information.

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June 2019

June 15 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm 37th Annual Juneteenth Folklife Celebration

Farmers Market Pavilion, 828 East Landry Street
Opelousas, Louisiana 70570
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Juneteenth Folklife Celebration, Opelousas, Louisiana

Celebrate the African American culture of St. Landry Parish while honoring the date when Texas slaves first heard the news of their freedom with live zydeco music by Geno Delafose and Goldman Thibodeaux. There will also be traditional Native American dancing by the Attakapas Opelousas Prairie Tribe.

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