Acadian Culture Day
The community is invited to join us as we celebrate our annual Acadian Culture Day on Sunday, August 12th from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Every year, we host this FREE event to explore how the Acadian community maintains its heritage.
This year’s theme will focus on "What’s Happening Now."
- Live music by the The Babineaux Sisters and Jason Bergeron
- Community booths (i.e. The New Acadia Project, CODOFIL, The Acadian Memorial, The Richard Guidry Foundation, etc.)
- French table
- Boat tours and canoeing
- Open Cajun Jam session for all skill levels
- Sharing circle on "Being Cajun Today"
- Film showings
- Historical & contemporary cooking demonstrations
- Kids’ crafts
- Demonstrations (i.e. musket firing, trapping, courier des bois, fiddle making, accordion making, dance lessons and more)
Want to volunteer?
Please contact our volunteer coordinator at 337.233.4077 x. 207 or email outreach@BayouVermilionDistrict.org.