Outlying areas calendar for June 7, 2013

Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Visitors can see Eve's Garden at  Rosedown Plantation State Historic Site in St. Francisville during Garden Tour Fridays at 10 a.m. June 7. Cost to tour the historic gardens only is $5. For more information, call (888) 376-1867. Show caption
Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Visitors can see Eve's Garden at Rosedown Plantation State Historic Site in St. Francisville during Garden Tour Fridays at 10 a.m. June 7. Cost to tour the historic gardens only is $5. For more information, call (888) 376-1867.

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FRIDAY, JUNE 7

  • GARDEN TOUR FRIDAYS: 10 a.m., Rosedown Plantation State Historic Site, 12501 La. 10, St. Francisville. Manager Patricia Aleshire leads a stroll through Rosedown’s historic gardens. $5, garden only. (888) 376-1867.
  • ART EVENTS: 1 p.m.-6 p.m., art exhibit; 7:30 p.m., performance by vocalist Trisha Guidroz Morrison, Poydras Center, 500 W. Main St., New Roads. Treasures of Pointe Coupee exhibit sponsored by the Arts Council, Petite Gallerie, treasure hunt. http://www.artscouncilofpointecoupee.org. Call (225) 638-6049 for tickets to the performance.
  • FRIDAY NIGHT COOKIE JAR FISHING TOURNAMENTS: 7 p.m.-midnight, Morrison Parkway Boat Dock, New Roads. (225) 293-3402.
  • THE DAY THE WAR STOPPED: 7 p.m., graveside histories at Grace Episcopal Church; 8 p.m., historical presentation at Masonic Lodge, downtown St. Francisville. Free. http://www.daythewarstopped.net.
  • SEE HOW THEY RUN: 7:30 p.m., Essanee Theater, 126 Iberia St., New Iberia. Live theatrical production with concessions. (337) 364-6114.

SATURDAY, JUNE 8

  • 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.
  • LOUISIANA APPALOOSA HORSE SHOW: 8 a.m.-6 p.m., SugArena, 713 NW Bypass, New Iberia. (337) 365-7539.
  • JEANERETTE FARMERS’ MARKET: 8 a.m.-noon, Jeanerette City Park, Tarleton Street. (337) 276-4293.
  • 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 E., Eunice. Bring instrument. (337) 457-9563.
  • HAMMOND MARKET: 9 a.m.-3 p.m., downtown Hammond. Arts and crafts and seasonal homegrown produce. http://www.dddhammond.com.
  • THE DAY THE WAR STOPPED: 10 a.m.-9 p.m., downtown St. Francisville and Oakley House (Audubon State Historic Site). Check website for a list of events: http://www.daythewarstopped.net.
  • ART EVENTS: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Poydras Center, 500 W. Main St., New Roads. Treasures of Pointe Coupee exhibit sponsored by the Arts Council, Petite Gallerie, treasure hunt, demonstrations, art market and conversation with an artist. http://www.artscouncilofpointecoupee.org.
  • ROSENWALD SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE: 2 p.m.-5 p.m., 511 Williams St., Donaldsonville. Celebrating Booker T. Washington and Julius Rosenwald’s shared vision for education. Special guest Robin Washington Banks. (225) 474-5553.
  • NATIONAL MARINA DAY: 3 p.m.-6 p.m., Port of Delcambre/North Pier Marina, 307 Isador St., Delcambre. Music by Beau Young, free food, drinks for sale, free admission. (800) 884-6120.
  • RENDEZ-VOUS DES CAJUNS: 6 p.m., Liberty Theater, Eunice. Cajun music radio and TV show. Music by Johnny Sonnier and Cajun Heritage. $5; $3, children under 12. (337) 457-7389 or http://www.eunice-la.com.
  • YESTERDAY — THE BEATLES TRIBUTE SHOW BAND: 7 p.m., doors open; 8 p.m., show, Lafayette Event Center, 4607 Johnston St., Lafayette. $20, single; $35, couple. Email gumboyaya@kreweofacadiana.com.
  • SEE HOW THEY RUN: 7:30 p.m., Essanee Theater, 126 Iberia St., New Iberia. Live theatrical production with concessions. (337) 364-6114.
  • THE WAYANS BROTHERS: 8 p.m., Paragon Casino Resort, La. 1, Marksville. $30. http://www.paragoncasinoresort.com.

SUNDAY, JUNE 9

  • ACADIANA BARREL RACING ASSOCIATION: 8 a.m.-6 p.m., SugArena, 713 NW Bypass, New Iberia. (337) 365-7539.
  • ART EVENTS: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Poydras Center, 500 W. Main St., New Roads. Treasures of Pointe Coupee exhibit and Petite Gallerie, treasure hunt. http://www.artscouncilofpointecoupee.org.
  • THE DAY THE WAR STOPPED: 1 p.m.-3 p.m., Rosedown Plantation, 12501 La. 10, St. Francisville. Historical demonstrations. http://www.daythewarstopped.net.
  • SEE HOW THEY RUN: 3 p.m., Essanee Theater, 126 Iberia St., New Iberia. Live theatrical production with concessions. (337) 364-6114.
  • CONTRA & SQUARE DANCE: 3 p.m.-5:30 p.m., NuNu’s, 1510 Bayou Courtableau Road, Arnaudville. Sponsored by Louisiana Contras and Squares. Beginners welcome. All dances are called. No partner necessary. Gumbo, water, soft drinks for sale. $5. Visit https://www.facebook.com/BatonRougeContraDance.

MONDAY, JUNE 10

  • MAKE A FABRIC WREATH: 10 a.m., Ascension Parish Library in Galvez, 40300 La. 42, Prairieville. For children in second through fifth grades. Registration required. (225) 622-3339.

TUESDAY, JUNE 11

  • FARMER’S MARKET: 7 a.m.-11 a.m., 828 E. Landry St., Opelousas. Garden veggies, fruits, jellies, other fresh items. (337) 948-0561.
  • 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.
  • OLD WEST AFTERNOON: 2 p.m., Ascension Parish Library in Dutchtown, 13278 La. 73, Geismar. (225) 673-8699.
  • MIND GAMES: 5:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library in Galvez, 40300 La. 42, Prairieville. Trivia game for teens. (225) 622-3339.
  • FALSE RIVER TUESDAY NIGHT FISHING TOURNAMENTS: 6 p.m.-9 p.m., Morrison Parkway Public Boat Dock, New Roads. Fishermen must qualify to fish the final “Classic Tournament,” date TBA. (225) 955-2460.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 12

  • MAKE AND TAKE CRAFTS: 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., Ascension Parish Library in Galvez, 40300 La. 42, Prairieville. (225) 622-3339.
  • GLC FARMERS’ MARKET: 1:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m., GLC Meat Market, 211 Main St., Loreauville. Local famers sell produce, plants, honey, homemade pies. (337) 577-9160.

THURSDAY, JUNE 13

  • CALAVERAS PAINTING: 4 p.m., Ascension Parish Library in Dutchtown, 13278 La. 73, Geismar. Teens will paint skulls. (225) 673-8699.
  • OPEN MIC: 5:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library in Donaldsonville, 500 Mississippi St., Donaldsonville. Teens can bring 10 minutes of material or two songs to perform. Refreshments provided. (225) 473-8052.

ONGOING

  • 2012 FIDDLE MANIA: throughout downtown Opelousas. Public art exhibit featuring oversized 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. 1000 Words exhibit through Saturday, July 13; “Pulse,” a multi-channel immersive video installation, through Saturday, July 6; Functional Sculpture by Terri Kennedy, through Monday, July 1. (337) 233-7060.
  • DISPLAY OF STUDENT ART: Jackson Assembly’s Pipes-McKowen Building, Jackson and office of the Clerk of Court, St. Helena Street, Clinton. Artwork created by junior and senior students as part of the curriculum of the Fine Arts class at Silliman Institute. On display through mid-June. (225) 683-8673.
  • IBERVILLE CHAPTER OF THE LOUISIANA ART AND ARTISTS’ GUILD: Accepting entries through Thursday, June 13, for the group’s annual show and sale Friday-Sunday, June 14-16, at the Rosedale Art Depot in Rosedale. Artists can enter one or more works in any media at the following locations: 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, June 9, and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday, June 12, Studio in the Park, 2490 Silverest Ave.; and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Tuesday and Thursday, June 8, 11 and 13, Rosedale Art Depot, 15021 Depot St., Rosedale. Open to artists ages 18 and older. Show offers cash prizes of $250, $150 and $100. http://www.laag-site.org/ibervillechapter.
  • IMAHARA’S BOTANICAL GARDEN: 5341 Mahoney Road, St. Francisville. Self-guided tours, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays and 1 p.m.-3 p.m. Sundays. http://imaharasbotanicalgarden.blogspot.com.
  • OHR-O’KEEFE MUSEUM OF ART: Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art, 386 Beach Blvd., Biloxi, Miss. Gallery hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday. Shearwater: The Christopher and Kristen Hogan Collection, through Nov. 30; Visions: Art Outside the Box, June 11-Nov. 30; and George E. Ohr: Selections from Gulf Coast Collections, ongoing. https://www.georgeohr.org.
  • UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT LAFAYETTE, HILLIARD ART MUSEUM: 710 E. St. Mary Blvd., Lafayette. http://museum.louisiana.edu. The New Art of the Loom: Contemporary International Tapestries, through Aug. 3. Contemporary Folk Art From the Permanent Collection, through Aug. 24. Gumbo: Connecting Community & Collections, through Dec. 14.