Outlying Areas for Jan. 25, 2013

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FRIDAY, JAN. 25

BAYOU STORM RISING: 7:30 p.m., Teche Theatre for the Performing Arts, 501 Main St., Franklin. Performance by Techeland Arts Conference. (337) 907-6412 or http://www.techelandarts.org.

SATURDAY, JAN. 26

TECHE AREA FARMER’S MARKET: 6 a.m.-10 a.m., Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia. Fresh, locally grown produce, arts and crafts, jams and jellies, preserves, baked goods and yard art. (888) 942-3742.

BAYOU TECHE FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m.-noon, Hamilton and North New Market streets, St. Martinville. Produce, arts and crafts for sale. (337) 394-2230.

CAJUN JAM SESSION: 9 a.m.-noon, Savoy Music Center, 4413 U.S. 190 East, Eunice. Bring instrument. (337) 457-9563.

DAWN HENDRICKS BARREL RACE COMPETITION: 9 a.m., New Roads Multi-Use Center, 1400 Major Parkway, New Roads. (225) 718-2438.

HAMMOND MARKETS: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. arts and crafts market, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., farmers’ market. Arts market is at #2 W. Thomas St., and the Farmers’ Market is at Southwest Railroad Avenue. Information and vendor applications, (985) 277-6880 or http://www.dddhammond.com.

PLAQUEMINE LOCK REUNION: 10 a.m.-noon, Plaquemine Lock State Historic Site, La. 1, Plaquemine. Annual reunion for relatives of former lock employees, boaters who once used it and longtime residents of Plaquemine. Participants are welcome to bring pictures, newspaper articles or other items associated with the lock. A tour of the lock house, chamber and antique boat pavilion will be given. (877) 987-7158 or http://www.lastateparks.com.

KREWE OF CRONUS MARDI GRAS PARADE: 3:30 p.m., Bunkie. https://www.facebook.com/events/468804556488231/?ref=22.

RENDEZ-VOUS DES CAJUNS: 6 p.m., Liberty Theater, Eunice. Cajun music radio and TV show. Musical guests Nancy Simon’s School of Music and Jamie Berzas & Cajun Tradition. $5; $3, children under 12. (337) 457-7389 or http://www.eunice-la.com.

BAYOU STORM RISING: 7:30 p.m., Teche Theatre for the Performing Arts, 501 Main St., Franklin. Performance by Techeland Arts Conference. (337) 907-6412 or http://www.techelandarts.org.

SUNDAY, JAN. 27

DAWN HENDRICKS BARREL RACE COMPETITION: 9 a.m., New Roads Multi-Use Center, 1400 Major Parkway, New Roads. (225) 718-2438.

KREWE OF CYLLENIUS MARDI GRAS PARADE: 2 p.m., Marksville.

BAYOU STORM RISING: 3 p.m., Teche Theatre for the Performing Arts, 501 Main St., Franklin. Performance by Techeland Arts Conference. (337) 907-6412 or http://www.techelandarts.org.

VIDEO GAMES LIVE: 6:30 p.m., Heymann Performing Arts Center, 1373 S. College Road, Lafayette. A touring video multimedia concert presented by the Acadiana Symphony. $49-$162. (800) 745-3000 or http://www.ticketmaster.com.

TRAVIS TRITT WITH ROB BAIRD: 7:30 p.m., James Devin Moncus Theater, Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. $85-$115. (337) 233-7060 or http://www.acadianacenterforthearts.org.

TUESDAY, JAN. 29

TECHE AREA FARMER’S MARKET: 2 p.m.-6 p.m., Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia. Produce, arts and crafts, jams, jellies, baked goods and art.

MOTHER GOOSE TEACHES: 6 p.m., Ascension Parish Library in Donaldsonville, 500 Mississippi St., Donaldsonville. “Will it sink or float” demonstration of why different objects sink or float in water and a reading of Pamela Allen’s “Who Sank the Boat?” For children ages 3-5. Registration required. (225) 473-8052.

BAYOU STORM RISING: 7:30 p.m., Teche Theatre for the Performing Arts, 501 Main St., Franklin. Performance by Techeland Arts Conference. (337) 907-6412 or http://www.techelandarts.org.

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 30

BAYOU STORM RISING: 7:30 p.m., Teche Theatre for the Performing Arts, 501 Main St., Franklin. Performance by Techeland Arts Conference. (337) 907-6412 or http://www.techelandarts.org.

THURSDAY, JAN. 31

JOEL SAVOY’S HONKY TONK MERRY-GO-ROUND & SPECIAL GUESTS: 7:30 p.m., Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. Part of the Louisiana Crossroads series. Casual Cajun fare available before the show. $15-$25. (337) 233-7060 or http://www.acadianacenterforthearts.org.

ONGOING

2012 FIDDLE MANIA: throughout downtown Opelousas. Public art exhibit featuring over-sized fiddles fabricated from metal that were painted and designed by local artists. The exhibit is dedicated in memory of local musician/fiddler and cultural ambassador Hadley J. Castille. (337) 948-5227 or http://www.cityofopelousas.com

ACADIANA CENTER FOR THE ARTS: 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. http://www.acadianacenterforthearts.org. Works by Chicory Miles and Malcolm McClay, through March 2. Art by Jean Rosen, through Feb. 1. Works by JJ Wilson & Company, through March 1. Views from the Point by Bonnie Camos, through Feb. 26.

IMAHARA’S BOTANICAL GARDEN: 5341 Mahoney Road, St. Francisville. Self-guided tours, Saturdays 10 a.m.-3 p.m. and Sundays 1 p.m.-3 p.m. http://imaharasbotanicalgarden.blogspot.com.

OHR-O’KEEFE MUSEUM OF ART: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi, Miss. Dusti Bongé: Revisiting the Legacy, Lydia Thompson: Roots, Connections and Pathways and Terry Tjader: Ingrained in Wood, through May. George E. Ohr: Selections from Gulf Coast Collections, ongoing. https://www.georgeohr.org.

ST. LANDRY PARISH VISITOR INFORMATION CENTER: Interstate 49, exit 23, north of Opelousas. Masks and Mayhem II — The Courir de Mardi Gras, artwork by Herb Roe, Jan. 26-Feb. 28. (337) 948-8004.

UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT LAFAYETTE, HILLIARD ART MUSEUM: 710 E. St. Mary Blvd., Lafayette. http://museum.louisiana.edu. Contemporary Folk Art from the Permanent Collection, through August. John Buck: C’est Magnifique, through May 11. Uros House, a site-specific, lighting sculpture installation by artist Grimanesa Amoros.