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Community

Thursday, Apr 17, 2014

Other Events

Fete de la Terr

by: Acadiana 365

The Corner of St. Mary and Hebrard Blvd.

11:00am-2:30pm

Admission: Free

Join us in the University of Louisiana at Lafayette's annual Earth Day Celebration! There will be food, music and more! Different organizations from our university and community will be joining us and offering valuable information about sustainable careers, practices, and curriculum. At 1:30, we will have our Cajun ensemble, the Angelle Aces performing music for all to enjoy. At 2:00, our new Bluegrass ensemble, Vermilion Express, will be performing as well. Check out our Facebook page for other … [Event Website]

"Beautiful Louisiana" Photography by Linda Smith

by: Lafayette Public Library

Jefferson St Library

Photography by Linda Smith ‘Beautiful Louisiana’Exhibit Dates: April 17 - June 11, 2014Galerie LafayetteFeatured at ArtWalk May 10Galerie Lafayette is located in the Jefferson Street Branch at 538 Jefferson Street. For more information, Call … [Event Website]

New Iberia Azalea Trail

by: Acadiana365

Maint Street, New Iberia

Admission:

Delicate azaleas bloom early each spring flooding the landscape with a sea of red, pink, white, purple and salmon. Our easy self guided driving tour offers a glimpse of all the beautiful flowers along the trail from the miniature varieties to the massive. All day at various locations. Main Street, New Iberia, 337-365-1540, Iberiatravel.com, Facebook.com/VisitIberia… [Event Website]

Lafayette Farmers and Artisans Market

by: LCVC

Horse Farm,2913 Johnston St.,Lafayette,LA,70503

8 a.m.-noon

The Market at The Horse Farm serves as the premier venue for seasonal, farm-based products, and artisanal creations, offered by local producers, artists and vendors in a celebratory atmosphere of community, enrichment and entrepreneurism, created through the mutual support of its members and patrons.… [Event Website]

Dutch Oven Gathering

by: LCVC

Palmetto Island State Park,

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Admission: $2 per person to enter t

Join the Latanier Cookers for a complimentary main meal tasting with Dutch Oven sides and desserts. Come by a visit with the cookers to find out how it's done. Gathering begins at 9am and pots are on the table at noon. Donations welcome. [Event Website]

Kaplan Farmers' Market

by: LCVC

Turnley Park,

8am-noon

Admission: Free

Open air market with local produce and baked goods. [Event Website]

Food Tasting Tour

by: LCVC

Cajun Food Tours,

10am and 2:30pm

Admission: $49/ person includes all

Hop aboard our cozy bus for a delicious taste of Acadiana. Your knowledgeable guide brings our culture to life while you visit 6 of the area's best eateries to sample local favorites. Yum! [Event Website]

Delcambre Shrimp Festival

by: LCVC

Delcambre Shrimp Festival Grounds, 411 S Richard St, Delcambre,

Thurs-Fri, 6 p.m.-midnight; Sat, 8 a.m.-midnight; Sun 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Admission: No

The Delcambre Shrimp Festival honors the shrimping industry with events including a shrimp cook-off, queens' pageants, fais-do-do's, carnival rides, food court and much more.

Community

Friday, Apr 18, 2014

Other Events

Lao New Year Celebration

by: Acadiana365

What Thammarattanaram Temple, 7913 Champa Ave., Broussard

8:00am-8:00pm

Admission:

Lanexang Village celebrates the Lao New Year every Easter weekend with a three-day festival that includes live music, a beauty pageant, parades, sand castle building, kids activities, and several vendors selling clothes, jewelry, music and food from Southeast Asia. What Thammarattanaram Temple, 7913 Champa Ave., Broussard, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., 337-364-3403, Facebook.com/pages/Wat-Thammarattanaram/189403961120455… [Event Website]

2014 Semaine Franaise dArnaudville Creative Placemaking Summit

by: Acadiana 365

NuNu's, 1510 Bayou Courtableau Hwy, Rte 93 E, Arnaudville

Admission:

Cultural economy and how it works to shape the physical and social character of local job creation takes center stage this April during the 2014 Semaine Franaise dArnaudville. Join in this six-day Creative Placemaking summit, April 18-23, when keynote speakers Marco Flez and Fabienne Mabon present concepts and processes that shaped two of Frances most successful cultural partnerships; and Dr. Guy Saez ofUniversit Grenoble, France, explores the sociology of public and cultural policies. Building on conversati… [Event Website]

New Iberia Azalea Trail

by: Acadiana365

Maint Street, New Iberia

Admission:

Delicate azaleas bloom early each spring flooding the landscape with a sea of red, pink, white, purple and salmon. Our easy self guided driving tour offers a glimpse of all the beautiful flowers along the trail from the miniature varieties to the massive. All day at various locations. Main Street, New Iberia, 337-365-1540, Iberiatravel.com, Facebook.com/VisitIberia… [Event Website]

Lafayette Farmers and Artisans Market

by: LCVC

Horse Farm,2913 Johnston St.,Lafayette,LA,70503

8 a.m.-noon

The Market at The Horse Farm serves as the premier venue for seasonal, farm-based products, and artisanal creations, offered by local producers, artists and vendors in a celebratory atmosphere of community, enrichment and entrepreneurism, created through the mutual support of its members and patrons.… [Event Website]

Dutch Oven Gathering

by: LCVC

Palmetto Island State Park,

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Admission: $2 per person to enter t

Join the Latanier Cookers for a complimentary main meal tasting with Dutch Oven sides and desserts. Come by a visit with the cookers to find out how it's done. Gathering begins at 9am and pots are on the table at noon. Donations welcome. [Event Website]

Kaplan Farmers' Market

by: LCVC

Turnley Park,

8am-noon

Admission: Free

Open air market with local produce and baked goods. [Event Website]

Food Tasting Tour

by: LCVC

Cajun Food Tours,

10am and 2:30pm

Admission: $49/ person includes all

Hop aboard our cozy bus for a delicious taste of Acadiana. Your knowledgeable guide brings our culture to life while you visit 6 of the area's best eateries to sample local favorites. Yum! [Event Website]

Delcambre Shrimp Festival

by: LCVC

Delcambre Shrimp Festival Grounds, 411 S Richard St, Delcambre,

Thurs-Fri, 6 p.m.-midnight; Sat, 8 a.m.-midnight; Sun 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Admission: No

The Delcambre Shrimp Festival honors the shrimping industry with events including a shrimp cook-off, queens' pageants, fais-do-do's, carnival rides, food court and much more.

Community

Saturday, Apr 19, 2014

Eggs & Arts

by: Acadiana 365

Horse Farm, 2913 Johnston St.

8:00am-1:00pm

Admission:

Eggs & Arts The Lafayette Farmers and Artisans Market at the Horse Farm will celebrate Eggs & Arts, on Saturday, April 19th, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. The egg-themed, springtime event will kick off a new Monthly Art Market tradition at th… [Event Website]
Other Events

Spring Brunch Series with Nouveau String Band

by: Acadiana 365

Saint Street Inn, 407 Brook Ave.

12:00pm-2:00pm

Admission: Free

The Saint Street Inn is welcoming spring with open arms during its Spring Brunch Series. [Event Website]

Teche Area Farmers Market

by: Acadiana365

Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia

7:00am-11:00am

Admission: Free

Experience our harvest of delicious, locally grown produce and homemade products by area farmers, artists and crafters. Also included are handcrafted cypress yard objects, bread and fresh baked goods, ceramics, honey, jellies, jams, herbs, candies, wooden bowls and utensils, birdhouses, garden benches and much more. Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia, Tues. 2:30 - 6 p.m., Sat. 7 - 11 a.m., 337-369-2330, Facebook.com/TecheFarmersMarket… [Event Website]

SugaSheaux

by: Acadiana365

Sugarena@Acadiana Fairgrounds, 713 NW Bypass (Hwy. 3212), New Iberia

Admission:

Regional horse show and ranch sorting competition. SugArena @ Acadiana Fairgrounds, 713 NW Bypass (Hwy. 3212), New Iberia, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m., 337-365-7539, Sugarena.com, Facebook.com/pages/SugArena [Event Website]

Lao New Year Celebration

by: Acadiana365

What Thammarattanaram Temple, 7913 Champa Ave., Broussard

8:00am-8:00pm

Admission:

Lanexang Village celebrates the Lao New Year every Easter weekend with a three-day festival that includes live music, a beauty pageant, parades, sand castle building, kids activities, and several vendors selling clothes, jewelry, music and food from Southeast Asia. What Thammarattanaram Temple, 7913 Champa Ave., Broussard, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., 337-364-3403, Facebook.com/pages/Wat-Thammarattanaram/189403961120455… [Event Website]

2014 Semaine Franaise dArnaudville Creative Placemaking Summit

by: Acadiana 365

NuNu's, 1510 Bayou Courtableau Hwy, Rte 93 E, Arnaudville

Admission:

Cultural economy and how it works to shape the physical and social character of local job creation takes center stage this April during the 2014 Semaine Franaise dArnaudville. Join in this six-day Creative Placemaking summit, April 18-23, when keynote speakers Marco Flez and Fabienne Mabon present concepts and processes that shaped two of Frances most successful cultural partnerships; and Dr. Guy Saez ofUniversit Grenoble, France, explores the sociology of public and cultural policies. Building on conversati… [Event Website]

New Iberia Azalea Trail

by: Acadiana365

Maint Street, New Iberia

Admission:

Delicate azaleas bloom early each spring flooding the landscape with a sea of red, pink, white, purple and salmon. Our easy self guided driving tour offers a glimpse of all the beautiful flowers along the trail from the miniature varieties to the massive. All day at various locations. Main Street, New Iberia, 337-365-1540, Iberiatravel.com, Facebook.com/VisitIberia… [Event Website]

Lafayette Farmers and Artisans Market

by: LCVC

Horse Farm,2913 Johnston St.,Lafayette,LA,70503

8 a.m.-noon

The Market at The Horse Farm serves as the premier venue for seasonal, farm-based products, and artisanal creations, offered by local producers, artists and vendors in a celebratory atmosphere of community, enrichment and entrepreneurism, created through the mutual support of its members and patrons.… [Event Website]

Dutch Oven Gathering

by: LCVC

Palmetto Island State Park,

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Admission: $2 per person to enter t

Join the Latanier Cookers for a complimentary main meal tasting with Dutch Oven sides and desserts. Come by a visit with the cookers to find out how it's done. Gathering begins at 9am and pots are on the table at noon. Donations welcome. [Event Website]

Kaplan Farmers' Market

by: LCVC

Turnley Park,

8am-noon

Admission: Free

Open air market with local produce and baked goods. [Event Website]

Food Tasting Tour

by: LCVC

Cajun Food Tours,

10am and 2:30pm

Admission: $49/ person includes all

Hop aboard our cozy bus for a delicious taste of Acadiana. Your knowledgeable guide brings our culture to life while you visit 6 of the area's best eateries to sample local favorites. Yum! [Event Website]

Delcambre Shrimp Festival

by: LCVC

Delcambre Shrimp Festival Grounds, 411 S Richard St, Delcambre,

Thurs-Fri, 6 p.m.-midnight; Sat, 8 a.m.-midnight; Sun 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Admission: No

The Delcambre Shrimp Festival honors the shrimping industry with events including a shrimp cook-off, queens' pageants, fais-do-do's, carnival rides, food court and much more.

Community

Sunday, Apr 20, 2014

Other Events

Free Field Trip to LITE centers IOpener event in Lafayette for West End Students

by: Cal Editor

West End Park, New Ibria

9:00am-4:00pm

Admission: Free

The West End STEAM initiative is kicking off its first educational activity with a field trip to the Lafayette LITE centers IOpener even on Saturday, April 20th 9am-4pm. This event is offered free of charge with transportation and lunch provided to West End students from Anderson Middle, Westgate High School, Johnston-Hopkins and Park Elementary. The activities are: tour of the Total Immersion Space (virtual reality), technology demonstrations, demonstration about special effects for film production, video… [Event Website]

SugaSheaux

by: Acadiana365

Sugarena@Acadiana Fairgrounds, 713 NW Bypass (Hwy. 3212), New Iberia

Admission:

Regional horse show and ranch sorting competition. SugArena @ Acadiana Fairgrounds, 713 NW Bypass (Hwy. 3212), New Iberia, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m., 337-365-7539, Sugarena.com, Facebook.com/pages/SugArena [Event Website]

Lao New Year Celebration

by: Acadiana365

What Thammarattanaram Temple, 7913 Champa Ave., Broussard

8:00am-8:00pm

Admission:

Lanexang Village celebrates the Lao New Year every Easter weekend with a three-day festival that includes live music, a beauty pageant, parades, sand castle building, kids activities, and several vendors selling clothes, jewelry, music and food from Southeast Asia. What Thammarattanaram Temple, 7913 Champa Ave., Broussard, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., 337-364-3403, Facebook.com/pages/Wat-Thammarattanaram/189403961120455… [Event Website]

2014 Semaine Franaise dArnaudville Creative Placemaking Summit

by: Acadiana 365

NuNu's, 1510 Bayou Courtableau Hwy, Rte 93 E, Arnaudville

Admission:

Cultural economy and how it works to shape the physical and social character of local job creation takes center stage this April during the 2014 Semaine Franaise dArnaudville. Join in this six-day Creative Placemaking summit, April 18-23, when keynote speakers Marco Flez and Fabienne Mabon present concepts and processes that shaped two of Frances most successful cultural partnerships; and Dr. Guy Saez ofUniversit Grenoble, France, explores the sociology of public and cultural policies. Building on conversati… [Event Website]

New Iberia Azalea Trail

by: Acadiana365

Maint Street, New Iberia

Admission:

Delicate azaleas bloom early each spring flooding the landscape with a sea of red, pink, white, purple and salmon. Our easy self guided driving tour offers a glimpse of all the beautiful flowers along the trail from the miniature varieties to the massive. All day at various locations. Main Street, New Iberia, 337-365-1540, Iberiatravel.com, Facebook.com/VisitIberia… [Event Website]

Lafayette Farmers and Artisans Market

by: LCVC

Horse Farm,2913 Johnston St.,Lafayette,LA,70503

8 a.m.-noon

The Market at The Horse Farm serves as the premier venue for seasonal, farm-based products, and artisanal creations, offered by local producers, artists and vendors in a celebratory atmosphere of community, enrichment and entrepreneurism, created through the mutual support of its members and patrons.… [Event Website]

Dutch Oven Gathering

by: LCVC

Palmetto Island State Park,

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Admission: $2 per person to enter t

Join the Latanier Cookers for a complimentary main meal tasting with Dutch Oven sides and desserts. Come by a visit with the cookers to find out how it's done. Gathering begins at 9am and pots are on the table at noon. Donations welcome. [Event Website]

Kaplan Farmers' Market

by: LCVC

Turnley Park,

8am-noon

Admission: Free

Open air market with local produce and baked goods. [Event Website]

Food Tasting Tour

by: LCVC

Cajun Food Tours,

10am and 2:30pm

Admission: $49/ person includes all

Hop aboard our cozy bus for a delicious taste of Acadiana. Your knowledgeable guide brings our culture to life while you visit 6 of the area's best eateries to sample local favorites. Yum! [Event Website]

Delcambre Shrimp Festival

by: LCVC

Delcambre Shrimp Festival Grounds, 411 S Richard St, Delcambre,

Thurs-Fri, 6 p.m.-midnight; Sat, 8 a.m.-midnight; Sun 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Admission: No

The Delcambre Shrimp Festival honors the shrimping industry with events including a shrimp cook-off, queens' pageants, fais-do-do's, carnival rides, food court and much more.

Community

Monday, Apr 21, 2014

Other Events

Gentle Yoga for Adults

by: Lafayette Public Library

North Regional Library

6:00 PM

Mondays at 6:00 pmNorth Regional Library 896-6323March 24, April 7, April 21Certified yoga instructors lead a slow flow, yin style of hatha yoga in this series of free classes. Please bring a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothes. Register online for each date you are interested in attending. Registration begins Monday, March 3.… [Event Website]

SPREADSHEETS: Free Computer Class

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

1:00 PM

Electronic Resources Librarian Martin Cooperson will teach computer classes. Spreadsheets Prerequisite: Introduction to Computing Using Windows classes Material covered: This course will introduce students to spreadsheet terminology and concepts. Specifically, students will learn how to enter text and numbers, use mathematical functions and create formulas, and develop some basic charts.… [Event Website]

2014 Semaine Franaise dArnaudville Creative Placemaking Summit

by: Acadiana 365

NuNu's, 1510 Bayou Courtableau Hwy, Rte 93 E, Arnaudville

Admission:

Cultural economy and how it works to shape the physical and social character of local job creation takes center stage this April during the 2014 Semaine Franaise dArnaudville. Join in this six-day Creative Placemaking summit, April 18-23, when keynote speakers Marco Flez and Fabienne Mabon present concepts and processes that shaped two of Frances most successful cultural partnerships; and Dr. Guy Saez ofUniversit Grenoble, France, explores the sociology of public and cultural policies. Building on conversati… [Event Website]

New Iberia Azalea Trail

by: Acadiana365

Maint Street, New Iberia

Admission:

Delicate azaleas bloom early each spring flooding the landscape with a sea of red, pink, white, purple and salmon. Our easy self guided driving tour offers a glimpse of all the beautiful flowers along the trail from the miniature varieties to the massive. All day at various locations. Main Street, New Iberia, 337-365-1540, Iberiatravel.com, Facebook.com/VisitIberia… [Event Website]

Lafayette Farmers and Artisans Market

by: LCVC

Horse Farm,2913 Johnston St.,Lafayette,LA,70503

8 a.m.-noon

The Market at The Horse Farm serves as the premier venue for seasonal, farm-based products, and artisanal creations, offered by local producers, artists and vendors in a celebratory atmosphere of community, enrichment and entrepreneurism, created through the mutual support of its members and patrons.… [Event Website]

Dutch Oven Gathering

by: LCVC

Palmetto Island State Park,

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Admission: $2 per person to enter t

Join the Latanier Cookers for a complimentary main meal tasting with Dutch Oven sides and desserts. Come by a visit with the cookers to find out how it's done. Gathering begins at 9am and pots are on the table at noon. Donations welcome. [Event Website]

Kaplan Farmers' Market

by: LCVC

Turnley Park,

8am-noon

Admission: Free

Open air market with local produce and baked goods. [Event Website]

Food Tasting Tour

by: LCVC

Cajun Food Tours,

10am and 2:30pm

Admission: $49/ person includes all

Hop aboard our cozy bus for a delicious taste of Acadiana. Your knowledgeable guide brings our culture to life while you visit 6 of the area's best eateries to sample local favorites. Yum! [Event Website]

Delcambre Shrimp Festival

by: LCVC

Delcambre Shrimp Festival Grounds, 411 S Richard St, Delcambre,

Thurs-Fri, 6 p.m.-midnight; Sat, 8 a.m.-midnight; Sun 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Admission: No

The Delcambre Shrimp Festival honors the shrimping industry with events including a shrimp cook-off, queens' pageants, fais-do-do's, carnival rides, food court and much more.

Community

Tuesday, Apr 22, 2014

Other Events

Teche Area Farmers Market

by: Acadiana365

Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia

2:30pm-6:00pm

Admission: Free

Experience our harvest of delicious, locally grown produce and homemade products by area farmers, artists and crafters. Also included are handcrafted cypress yard objects, bread and fresh baked goods, ceramics, honey, jellies, jams, herbs, candies, wooden bowls and utensils, birdhouses, garden benches and much more. Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia, Tues. 2:30 - 6 p.m., Sat. 7 - 11 a.m., 337-369-2330, Facebook.com/TecheFarmersMarket… [Event Website]

2014 Semaine Franaise dArnaudville Creative Placemaking Summit

by: Acadiana 365

NuNu's, 1510 Bayou Courtableau Hwy, Rte 93 E, Arnaudville

Admission:

Cultural economy and how it works to shape the physical and social character of local job creation takes center stage this April during the 2014 Semaine Franaise dArnaudville. Join in this six-day Creative Placemaking summit, April 18-23, when keynote speakers Marco Flez and Fabienne Mabon present concepts and processes that shaped two of Frances most successful cultural partnerships; and Dr. Guy Saez ofUniversit Grenoble, France, explores the sociology of public and cultural policies. Building on conversati… [Event Website]

New Iberia Azalea Trail

by: Acadiana365

Maint Street, New Iberia

Admission:

Delicate azaleas bloom early each spring flooding the landscape with a sea of red, pink, white, purple and salmon. Our easy self guided driving tour offers a glimpse of all the beautiful flowers along the trail from the miniature varieties to the massive. All day at various locations. Main Street, New Iberia, 337-365-1540, Iberiatravel.com, Facebook.com/VisitIberia… [Event Website]

Lafayette Farmers and Artisans Market

by: LCVC

Horse Farm,2913 Johnston St.,Lafayette,LA,70503

8 a.m.-noon

The Market at The Horse Farm serves as the premier venue for seasonal, farm-based products, and artisanal creations, offered by local producers, artists and vendors in a celebratory atmosphere of community, enrichment and entrepreneurism, created through the mutual support of its members and patrons.… [Event Website]

Dutch Oven Gathering

by: LCVC

Palmetto Island State Park,

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Admission: $2 per person to enter t

Join the Latanier Cookers for a complimentary main meal tasting with Dutch Oven sides and desserts. Come by a visit with the cookers to find out how it's done. Gathering begins at 9am and pots are on the table at noon. Donations welcome. [Event Website]

Kaplan Farmers' Market

by: LCVC

Turnley Park,

8am-noon

Admission: Free

Open air market with local produce and baked goods. [Event Website]

Food Tasting Tour

by: LCVC

Cajun Food Tours,

10am and 2:30pm

Admission: $49/ person includes all

Hop aboard our cozy bus for a delicious taste of Acadiana. Your knowledgeable guide brings our culture to life while you visit 6 of the area's best eateries to sample local favorites. Yum! [Event Website]

Delcambre Shrimp Festival

by: LCVC

Delcambre Shrimp Festival Grounds, 411 S Richard St, Delcambre,

Thurs-Fri, 6 p.m.-midnight; Sat, 8 a.m.-midnight; Sun 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Admission: No

The Delcambre Shrimp Festival honors the shrimping industry with events including a shrimp cook-off, queens' pageants, fais-do-do's, carnival rides, food court and much more.

Community

Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014

Other Events

Festival International de Louisiane

by: LCVC

Downtown Lafayette,444 Jefferson St,Lafayette ,LA,40501

Admission: Free

This free, five day event combines the best in International music, visual arts, theater, dance, and cuisine from the Francophone world with Louisiana's own artistic expressions. [Event Website]

SPREADSHEETS: Free Computer Class

by: Lafayette Public Library

South Regional Library

1:00 PM

Electronic Resources Librarian Martin Cooperson will teach computer classes. Spreadsheets Prerequisite: Introduction to Computing Using Windows classes Material covered: This course will introduce students to spreadsheet terminology and concepts. Specifically, students will learn how to enter text and numbers, use mathematical functions and create formulas, and develop some basic charts.… [Event Website]

GLC Farmers Market

by: Acadiana365

Maint Street, New Iberia

2:00pm-6:00pm

Admission:

Local farmers selling produce, plants, honey, homemade pies and other items grown locally. Grass-fed beef, pork and lamb are also available at the meat market during this time. GLC Meat Market, 211 N. Main St., Loreauville, 2 - 6 p.m., 337-577-9160, Glcranch.com/Glc-Meat-Market, Facebook.com/pages/Gonsoulin-Land-and-Cattle… [Event Website]

2014 Semaine Franaise dArnaudville Creative Placemaking Summit

by: Acadiana 365

NuNu's, 1510 Bayou Courtableau Hwy, Rte 93 E, Arnaudville

Admission:

Cultural economy and how it works to shape the physical and social character of local job creation takes center stage this April during the 2014 Semaine Franaise dArnaudville. Join in this six-day Creative Placemaking summit, April 18-23, when keynote speakers Marco Flez and Fabienne Mabon present concepts and processes that shaped two of Frances most successful cultural partnerships; and Dr. Guy Saez ofUniversit Grenoble, France, explores the sociology of public and cultural policies. Building on conversati… [Event Website]

New Iberia Azalea Trail

by: Acadiana365

Maint Street, New Iberia

Admission:

Delicate azaleas bloom early each spring flooding the landscape with a sea of red, pink, white, purple and salmon. Our easy self guided driving tour offers a glimpse of all the beautiful flowers along the trail from the miniature varieties to the massive. All day at various locations. Main Street, New Iberia, 337-365-1540, Iberiatravel.com, Facebook.com/VisitIberia… [Event Website]

Lafayette Farmers and Artisans Market

by: LCVC

Horse Farm,2913 Johnston St.,Lafayette,LA,70503

8 a.m.-noon

The Market at The Horse Farm serves as the premier venue for seasonal, farm-based products, and artisanal creations, offered by local producers, artists and vendors in a celebratory atmosphere of community, enrichment and entrepreneurism, created through the mutual support of its members and patrons.… [Event Website]

Dutch Oven Gathering

by: LCVC

Palmetto Island State Park,

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Admission: $2 per person to enter t

Join the Latanier Cookers for a complimentary main meal tasting with Dutch Oven sides and desserts. Come by a visit with the cookers to find out how it's done. Gathering begins at 9am and pots are on the table at noon. Donations welcome. [Event Website]

Kaplan Farmers' Market

by: LCVC

Turnley Park,

8am-noon

Admission: Free

Open air market with local produce and baked goods. [Event Website]

Food Tasting Tour

by: LCVC

Cajun Food Tours,

10am and 2:30pm

Admission: $49/ person includes all

Hop aboard our cozy bus for a delicious taste of Acadiana. Your knowledgeable guide brings our culture to life while you visit 6 of the area's best eateries to sample local favorites. Yum! [Event Website]

Delcambre Shrimp Festival

by: LCVC

Delcambre Shrimp Festival Grounds, 411 S Richard St, Delcambre,

Thurs-Fri, 6 p.m.-midnight; Sat, 8 a.m.-midnight; Sun 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Admission: No

The Delcambre Shrimp Festival honors the shrimping industry with events including a shrimp cook-off, queens' pageants, fais-do-do's, carnival rides, food court and much more.