Events and Festivals

Work hard, play hard. That's our tradition here in French Louisiana. From Mardi Gras and Friday afternoon fais-do-dos (street dances), to festivals celebrating everything from Cajun and Zydeco music, crawfish and our French heritage, you'll find something every week in Lafayette.

Festivals & Events

Acadiana Cane Cutters Baseball
Dates: July 28 - July 31

August 4 - August 7
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Hours: 7 p.m.
Address: Fabacher Field
Phone: 337-451-6582
Admission: See website for ticket price. URL:
The Acadiana Cane Cutters of the Texas Collegiate League are a collegiate summer baseball team based in Lafayette.
Levitt AMP Lafayette Music Series
Dates: July 29
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Hours: 6:30 p.m.
Address: The Horse Farm, Lafayette
Phone: 337-504-2314
Admission: Free Admission; Food and drink vendors will be on site. URL:
Sponsored in part by Levitt Pavilions, the Levitt AMP Lafayette Music Series will present 10 free, family-friendly concerts to the public this Summer. The public is invited to bring their own blankets and lawn chairs to the concerts, which will have an open lawn setting. Line-up: 5/27: The Suffers; 6/3: Bonerama; 6/10: Marcella & Her Lovers; 6/17: Chris Thomas King; 6/24: Pine Leaf Boys; 7/1: Rex Moroux; 7/8: Geno Delafose & French Rockin' Boogie; 7/15: George Porter, Jr. & Runnin' Pardners; 7/22: Brass Bed; 7/29: Marcia Ball
Classic Arms Productions Gun & Knife Show
Dates: August 8 - August 9

October 10 - October 11

December 12 - December 13
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Hours: Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Address: Lafayette Event Center
Phone: 985-624-8577
Admission: $8 Adults, $2 Children 6-11. Under 18 admitted with parent only. URL:
Buy-Sell-Trade-Browse. Bring your gun & trade for the gun you've always wanted. See the hundreds of displays of new and old guns, ammo, gun parts, books, knives, jewelry, camouflage, militeria and related items at discount prices.