Acadian Culture Day

When: 13-Aug-2017 - 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Where: Vermilionville

The community is invited to join the Bayou Vermilion District’s Vermilionville as they celebrate their annual Acadian Culture Day on Sunday, August 13th from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at their historic village. Every year Vermilionville hosts this free event for the public to explore how the Acadian community maintains its heritage.

This year’s Acadian Culture Day will focus on "Where We Come From" and the activities planned for the day will include live music, community booths, boat tours and canoeing, a Cajun Jam open to the public and all skill-levels, sharing circles, film showings, cooking demonstrations, kids’ crafts and games as well as demonstrations and more.

Timeline of events TBA.

Acadian Culture Day is supported by an External Agencies Funding Program grant, sponsored by Lafayette Consolidated Government and administered by the Acadiana Center for the Arts. Additional support comes from Party Central and the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation.