Around Acadiana

Places to be and things to see in Cajun Country

National Pro Fast Pitch Tournament

Aug. 1-2. Marshland Festival. Civic Center, Lake Charles. 337/491-1256.

Aug. 1-30. Artist of the Month Patty Sue Babin. Downtown Art Gallery, Houma. 985/851-2198.

Aug. 2-Sept. 27, every Tuesday and Saturday. Teche Area Farmers’ Market. Bouligny Plaza, New Iberia. 888/942-3742.

Aug. 5-6. Mamou Cajun Music Festival. Mamou Recreational Center, Mamou. 337/550-5814.

Aug. 5-6. Terrebonne Sportsman League 61st Annual Fishing Rodeo. East Park Recreation Center, Houma. 985/601-4110.

Aug. 6. Acadiana Barrel Race Association. SugArena, New Iberia. 888/942-3742.

Aug. 6. Silver Dragon Annual Competition. Berwick Civic Center, Berwick. 985/384-8858.

Aug. 6-7. Cerebral Palsy Telethon. Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center, Houma. 800/375-8275.

Aug. 7. Horse Show. Houma Air Base Arena, Houma. 985/655-1005.

Aug. 12-13. SugaSheaux. SugArena, New Iberia. 888/942-3742.

Aug. 12-14. Hercules Festival on the Bayou and Fishing Rodeo. Agriculture Pavilion at Houma Airbase, Houma. 985/852-9507.

Aug. 13. August Angler’s Addition Fishing Tournament. Quintana Landing, Cypremort Point. 888/942-3742.

Aug. 13. Franklin Main Street Art Walk. Downtown, Franklin. 337/828-6345.

Aug. 13-14. B.H.P.A. City Championship Horseshoe Pitching Tournament. Kemper Williams Park, Patterson. 985/385-3858.

Aug. 18. Singin’ the Brews. Jennings Golf Club, Jennings. 337/821-5521.

Aug. 18-20. Le Cajun Music Awards and Festival. Bayou Vermilion, Lafayette. 337/367-1526.

Aug. 18-21. Delcambre Shrimp Festival. Delcambre Shrimp Festival Grounds, Delcambre. 888/942-3742.

Aug. 18-21. National Pro Fastpitch Tournament. SPAR Frasch Softball Facility, Lake Charles.

Aug 20. Girl Scouts Kid Fest. Berwick Civic Complex, Berwick. 985/384-8858.

Aug. 20. Arts & Crabs Experience. Lake Charles Civic Center, Lake Charles. 337/439-2787.

Aug. 20. Blues, Brews & Boudin. Bayou Teche Museum, New Iberia. 888/942-3742.

Aug. 22. Senior Games – Last Chance Golf Tournament. Atchafalaya Golf Course at Idlewild, Patterson. 985/395-4653.

Aug. 25-28. Gueydan Duck Festival. Gueydan. 888/536-6456.

Aug. 26. Downtown Live After 5. Courthouse, Houma. 985/873-6408.

Aug. 26-28. “Fire Eye” by Daniel Povinelli. Essanee Theater, New Iberia. 888/942-3742.

Aug. 27. Acadiana Barrel Racing Association. SugArena, New Iberia. 888/942-3742.

Aug. 27-28. Lafayette Reggae and Cultural Festival. Pelican Park, Carencro. 337/886-0572.

Sept. 1-5. Shrimp and Petroleum Festival. Downtown, Morgan City. 985/385-0703.

Sept. 3. Original Southwest Louisiana Zydeco Festival. Zydeco Park, Plaisance. 337/942-2392.

Sept. 4. Creole Zydeco Festival. Adam Carlson Memorial Park, St. Martinville. 888/565-5939.

Sept. 5. BooZoo’s Dog Hill Festival. Lake Charles Civic Center, Lake Charles. 800/456-7952.

Sept. 9-10 Roastin’ With Rosie Barbecue Festival. Grand Marais Courtyard, Jennings. 337/821-5534.

Sept. 9-10. Cajun Food Festival. Weeks Park, Lydia. 337/365-5577.

Sept. 9-10. Uplifting the Coast Festival. Bridge Side Marina, Grand Isle. 225/2684254.

Sept. 9-11. Bayou Lafourche Antique Show and Sale. Warren J. Harang Municipal Auditorium, Thibodaux. 985/413-1147.

Sept. 15-18. Cruisin’ Cajuns RV Rally. Kemper Williams Park, Patterson. 985/395-2298.

Sept. 17. Cajun French Music Association Cajun Music Festival. City Park, New Iberia. 337/364-7975.

Sept. 21-25. Louisiana Sugar Cane Festival. New Iberia. 337/369-9323.

Sept. 24. Louisiana Rice Run. Founders Park, Jennings. 337/824-4457.

Sept. 25. Calca-Chew Food Festival. St. Margaret Family Center, Lake Charles. 337/439-4585.

Sept. 26. La Fete d’Ecologie. Jean Lafitte National Historic Park, Thibodaux. 800/259-0869.

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