Special Events

Monday, January 6, 2020


The Feast of the Epiphany

Official Kick-off of Carnival in Acadiana

Saturday, January 26, 2020


Beignet Boogie 5K, 


Friday, March 1, 2019


Le Festival de Mardi Gras

     Cajun Field, Lafayette 


Saturday, February 22, 2020


Le Festival de Mardi Gras

    Cajun Field, Lafayette

Children's Courir du Mardi Gras

     Church Point

Mardi Gras at the Market

    Moncus Park, 8 am-2 pm

Mardi Gras Festivities,

    Jean Lafitte Center, Eunice

Mardi Gras Run

    Coushatta Reservation, 7 am


Sun, February 23, 2020


Le Festival de Mardi Gras

    Cajun Field, Lafayette

Courir de Mardi Gras

       Church Point

Children's Courir  and Parade

      Eunice 9 am and 10 am

Old Time Boucherie

      Eunice, begins about 10 am

Bal du Dimanche at Vermilionville

Twentieth Annual Carnival d'Acadie,



Mon, February 24, 2020


Le Festival de Mardi Gras at Cajun Field, Lafayette

Lundi Gras Street Dance in Eunice

Lundi Gras, Opelousas, 5 pm

Twentieth Annual Carnival d'Acadie, Crowley



Tues, February 25, 2020


Le Festival de Mardi Gras

      Cajun Field, Lafayette

Basile Mardi Gras Run,

      Basile, 7 am (Fais Do Do at 2 pm

Mardi Gras Festival,

       Tee Mamou/Iota, 8 am-5 pm

Carnival d'Acadie, Crowley

Courir de Mardi Gras

      Mamou, 6:30 am

Courir de Mardi Gras

      Eunice, 8 am & Parade 3 pm

Family Friendly Mardi Gras

      Parc Putnam, Lafayette, 9 - 4

Mardi Gras Indians' Show

      Heymann Park, Lafayette 3 pm

Saturday, March 21, 2020

King Cake 5K,

    Sugar Mill Pond, Youngsville

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