St. Landry Parish, LA

St. Landry Parish, LA

St. Landry Parish Tourist Commission | 337.948.8004 | www.cajuntravel.com

Here in the heart of Cajun Country, we host a wide range of events and activities for residents and visitors alike. Enjoy your stay in St. Landry Parish, Louisiana. This printable listing of events was generated on www.cajuntravel.com!

Events

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  • Jul 29, 2017

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    337-584-2260
    828 E. Landry St.
    Opelousas, LA 70570

    4th Annual Southwest Louisiana Attakapas Opelousas Prairie Tribe Festival

    Experience Opelousas' colorful Native American heritage with traditional dancing, drumming, arts & crafts, storytelling, food, and special guest speakers. Learn something new with lessons demonstrating traditional dance, jewelry making, and basket weaving. Bring the entire family for fun and educational kids' activities including face painting, storytelling, and a talking stick contest. This is a family friendly event, and therefore alcohol-free.

    All day – Dancing by the Attakapas Opelousas Prairie Tribe 

    10am – Opening Ceremony (Blessing) Deputy Chief Merniva Broussard Francois
    11am – Grand Entry + Presentation of Flags  
    11:30am – Education speaker, Harvey Whitford
    12pm – Lunch
    3pm – Silent Auction
    3:30pm – Opelousas Blacklegged Drummers 
    4pm – Closing Ceremony 

    Need accommodations? Visit the "Stay" page for area hotels, B&Bs, and RV Parks. 

    Farmers' Market Pavilion | 10am-5pm | Free Admission 

    337-584-2260
    828 E. Landry St.
    Opelousas, LA 70570

  • Jul 29, 2017 - Jul 29, 2017

    337-457-7389
    200 Park Ave.
    Eunice, LA 70535

    Steve Riley & The Mamou Playboys Cajun Dance Party

    Steve Riley & The Mamou Playboys are celebrating 29 years of Cajun music, and you're invited to the party! Other musical guests will include David Greely, Eric Adcock & singers Melete Terry & Alena Savoy. 

    Steve Riley & The Mamou Playboys is a Grammy-nominated, Cajun French band hailing from Southwest Louisiana. 

    The Liberty Theatre | 6pm-8pm | Admission Charged 

    337-457-7389
    200 Park Ave.
    Eunice, LA 70535