Louisiana Beard & Facial Hair Association, LLC will host their 5th annual Beard, Mustache, and Facial Hair Competition in Lafayette, Louisiana at the Jefferson St. Pub. brought to you by C.Wolf Barber & Shop.
An annual eight-day film festival held during the last week in January at various venues in and around Lafayette, Louisiana, the 12th Cinema on the Bayou Film Festival will be held on January 25-February 1, 2017.
The Festival will screen nearly 200 films from around the world -- including U.S., Louisiana and World premieres -- with over 200 filmmakers, producers, actors, musicians, distributors, grant source representatives and other industry professionals in attendance from across the United States and Canada, as well as from Japan, Australia, India, the U.K. and France. In addition to the film screenings, the Festival will present expert panel discussions, workshops, filmmaker Q&A's, nightly parties and live music.
The Festival will open on Wednesday, January 25, 2017, at 6:30 pm at the Acadiana Center for the Arts with the U.S. Premiere of Zachary Richard, Cajun Heart. The film will be followed by a gala reception with French Canadian filmmaker Phil Comeau and Zachary Richard in attendance.
The Festival will continue through Wednesday, February 1, 2017, with films screening at Cite des Arts beginning on Thursday, January 26 through Wednesday, February 1. Films will also screen at Vermilionville Performance Center on Thursday, January 26 and Friday, January 27, and at Acadiana Center for the Arts on Saturday, January 28 and Sunday, January 29. Films will screen for free at the Lafayette Parish Library South Regional Branch on Saturday, January 28 and Sunday, January 29.
The Festival will close on Wednesday evening, February 1, 2017, at Acadiana Center for the Arts with the U.S. Premiere of the narrative feature film Tatara Samurai. The evening will end with a closing gala reception with honored guests, Japanese director Yoshinari Nishikori, executive producer Eugene Nomura and actors in the film, as well as a Japanese TV and press crew.
A complete description of the films and schedule of the events will be posted on the Festival website: www.cinemaonthebayou.com.
To register for this event, go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/12th-cinema-on-the-bayou-film-festival-tickets-30189962992?aff=es2
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Travel back in time and celebrate the season with us. Magnolia Mound's annual Creole Christmas celebration is back and even bigger -- featuring seasonal decorations in the historic house, traditional songs in French and Spanish sung by local school children, period demonstrations, folk crafts and the annual bonfire to welcome Papa Noel, as well as new artisan and craft demonstrations and wares for sale, even more musical performances and additional food vendors.
Repticon Baton Rouge is a reptile event featuring vendors offering reptile pets, supplies, feeders, cages, and merchandise as well as live animal seminars and frequent free raffles for coveted prizes. Exciting, educational, family-oriented fun for everyone!
Celebration in the Oaks in City Park is one of the most spectacular holiday lights festivals in the country, with more than 165,000 visitors pouring into the park to see the magical winter spectacle. - See more at: http://neworleanscitypark.com/celebration-in-the-oaks#sthash.nOTCC7nl.dpuf
The 25th Annual Gonzales Tree Lighting will be held at City Hall, on Tuesday December 6th at 6:00pm. “Santa” will be at Jambalaya Park giving out gifts of all the children (infant-5th grade). Hot Chocolate and Jambalaya will be served. Entertainment will be provided by Center Stage.
Music in the Village! Stores will be open from 10am to 5pm offering tremendous specials on merchandise. Come check out the brand new inventory that has arrived in the Denham Springs Antique District. Carolers will be singing throughout the village from 11AM to 3PM. Carousel rides will be available at Old City Hall from 12pm to 5pm.
Saturday, November 26, 201610:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday, December 17, 201610:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Bocage State Cultural District will host its Art Walk on November 26, 2016, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. The evening's festivities include open studio tours of Baton Rouge's largest working artist studio complex, N the Art Space, as well as Biletnikoff Gallery exhibit, local music, food and many other guest artists from around the region.
For the first time in six years, the Sorrento Lions Club is celebrating the festival upon which the town once staked its reputation as the "Boucherie Capital of the World. On the festival's schedule is the Miss Sorrento Boucherie Festival Pageant; live music by Hai Karate, Sofa Kings and Foret Tradition; jambalaya and cracklin' cooking competitions; plus a separate "Champ of Champs" cooking competition where past Boucherie Festival jambalaya and cracklin' champions will compete for the grand title, Templet said." -The Advocate Read the full article here! For information or to volunteer at the Boucherie Festival, contact the Lions Club at email@example.com or visit the club's Facebook page at sorrentolionsclub-louisiana. For information about the Miss Sorrento Boucherie Festival Pageant, contact pageant volunteers at (225) 622-5455.