Outlying areas calendar for June 28, 2013

Photo provided by GERALD GUILBEAUX --The Acadian Wind Symphony will present music from the movies, including a symphonic suite from 'Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire,' John Williams' pieces 'Raiders March,' 'Catch Me If You Can' and 'Hymn To The Fallen,' and the 'Star Wars Trilogy.' The free concert is Sunday, June 30. Show caption
Photo provided by GERALD GUILBEAUX --The Acadian Wind Symphony will present music from the movies, including a symphonic suite from 'Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire,' John Williams' pieces 'Raiders March,' 'Catch Me If You Can' and 'Hymn To The Fallen,' and the 'Star Wars Trilogy.' The free concert is Sunday, June 30.

To submit event and entertainment items, email details to fun@theadvocate.com or fax to (225) 388-0351. Deadline is at noon Monday.

FRIDAY, JUNE 28

  • GRASS HEADS: 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., Ascension Parish Library in Dutchtown, 13278 La. 73, Geismar. Make and take craft for children. (225) 673-8699
  • LAST FRIDAY LOUISIANA FILM AND ART EXHIBIT OPENING: 5 p.m., art exhibit opening reception; 7 p.m., movie, Julien Poydras Museum and Arts Center, 500 W. Main St., New Roads. Opening reception for Local Wood: Painted Carvings by Allen Crochet and Henry Watson, on view through Sept. 2. Featured movie: Jezebel. Popcorn and cold drinks. (225) 240-3421.
  • FRIDAY NIGHT COOKIE JAR FISHING TOURNAMENTS: 7 p.m.-midnight, Morrison Parkway Boat Dock, New Roads. (225) 293-3402.
  • ALWAYS ... PATSY CLINE: 7 p.m., Eunice Players’ Theatre, 121 S. Second St., Eunice. $10. http://www.euniceplayers.blogspot.com.
  • THE JUNGLE BOOK: 2 p.m., Munchies with Mowgli & Friends and show; 7 p.m., show only, St. Albert the Great Catholic Chapel and Student Center, 409 W. Dakota St., Hammond. Munchies, $8, children; $15, adults, advance reservations required. Show only, $5, children; $10, adults. http://www.theoctavians.com.

SATURDAY, JUNE 29

  • PETITE TOUR DU TECHE: 6 a.m., registration begins; 9 a.m., races, Parc des Ponts de Pont Breaux, 251 E. Bridge St., Breaux Bridge. Kayak and canoe races for paddlers ages 5-17. Sanctioned by the United States Canoe Association. (337) 789-0319 or tourduteche.com.
  • TECHE AREA FARMERS 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.
  • JEANERETTE FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m.-noon, City Park, Tarleton Street, Jeanerette. (337) 276-4293.
  • LAFAYETTE PARISH 4-H HORSE SHOW: 8 a.m.-6 p.m., SugArena, 713 N.W. Bypass, New Iberia. 4-H Horse Show, concessions. (337) 365-7539.
  • 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.
  • INBOARD RACING AT ITS FINEST: 10 a.m., Lake Palourde Parkway, Morgan City. Boat racing, concessions, jumps for kids, live music from 7 p.m.-11 p.m. Fireworks show on Lake Palourde at 9 p.m. No glass, open fires, BBQ pits, pets or firearms. (800) 256-2931.
  • BOOK SIGNING: noon, Barnes & Noble, 5705 Johnson St., Lafayette. A discussion and signing of the book Second Line Rescue: Improvised Responses to Katrina and Rita. (337) 989-4142.
  • RENDEZ-VOUS DES CAJUNS: 6 p.m., Liberty Theater, Eunice. Cajun music radio and TV show. Music by Vorance Barzas & the Original Mamou Playboys with Steve Riley. $5; $3, children under 12. (337) 457-7389 or http://www.eunice-la.com.
  • ALWAYS ... PATSY CLINE: 7 p.m., Eunice Players’ Theatre, 121 S. Second St., Eunice. $10. http://www.euniceplayers.blogspot.com.
  • THE JUNGLE BOOK: 7:30 p.m., St. Albert the Great Catholic Chapel and Student Center, 409 W. Dakota St., Hammond. Pay what you want performance. http://www.theoctavians.com.
  • OLD FASHIONED FAIS-DO-DO DANCE: 8 p.m., Lakeview Park & Beach, 717 Veterans Memorial Highway, Eunice. Camping available. Live music by Gal Holiday & the Honky Tonk Revue. (337) 457-2881.

SUNDAY, JUNE 30

  • PETITE TOUR DU TECHE: 6 a.m., registration begins; 9 a.m., races, Parc des Ponts de Pont Breaux, 251 E. Bridge St., Breaux Bridge. Kayak and canoe races for paddlers ages 5-17. Sanctioned by the United States Canoe Association. (337) 789-0319 or tourduteche.com.
  • ACADIANA BARREL RACING ASSOCIATION: 8 a.m.-6 p.m., SugArena, 713 N.W. Bypass, Regional barrel race series, concessions. (337) 365-7539.
  • INBOARD RACING AT ITS FINEST: 11 a.m., Lake Palourde Parkway, Morgan City. Boat racing, concessions, jumps for kids. No glass, open fires, BBQ pits, pets or firearms. (800) 256-2931.
  • MUSIC FROM THE SILVER SCREEN: 4 p.m., Ducrest/Gilfry Auditorium, Angelle Hall, ULL, Lafayette. Performance by the Acadian Wind Symphony. Free. (337) 989-1279.
  • 4TH OF JULY CELEBRATION: 5 p.m.-9 p.m., Springfield. Fireworks show at 9 p.m.

MONDAY, JULY 1

  • FLOWER FUN BINGO: 9:30 a.m. for pre-K-first graders; 11:30 a.m. for second-fifth graders, Ascension Parish Library, Dutchtown Branch, 13278 La. 73, Geismar, (225) 673-8699 and Donaldsonville Branch, 500 Mississippi St., Donaldsonville, (225) 473-8052.

TUESDAY, JULY 2

  • FARMERS MARKET: 7 a.m.-11 a.m., 828 E. Landry St., Opelousas. Garden veggies, fruits, jellies, other fresh items. (337) 948-0561.
  • COOKING FUN AT THE MUSEUM: 9 a.m.-11 a.m., Bayou Teche Museum, 131 E. Main St., New Iberia. Children’s cooking workshop for ages 8-11. (337) 364-7923.
  • 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.
  • SPA DAY: 2 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez Branch, 40300 La. 42, Prairieville. For teens. (225) 622-3339.
  • GUY STUFF: 5:30 p.m., Dutchtown Branch, 13278 La. 73, Geismar. Crazy, manly fun for teens. (225) 673-8699.
  • 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, JULY 3

  • FLOWER FUN BINGO: 9:30 a.m. for pre-K-first graders; 11:30 a.m. for second-fifth graders, Ascension Parish Library, Galvez Branch, 40300 La. 42, Prairieville. (225) 622-3339.
  • WII GAMES: 4 p.m., Donaldsonville Branch, 500 Mississippi St., Donaldsonville. Teens will play a variety of Nintendo Wii games. (225) 473-8052.

THURSDAY, JULY 4

  • FOURTH OF JULY FISHING RODEO: 12:01 a.m., Quintana Boat Launch, La. 319 and Beach Lane, Cypremort Point. (337) 207-6206.

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.
  • 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.
  • JULIEN POYDRAS MUSEUM AND ARTS CENTER: 500 W. Main St., New Roads. Local Wood: Painted Carvings by Allen Crochet and Henry Watson, through Sept. 2. Hours: 1 p.m.-5 p.m., Fridays and 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturdays. (225) 638-6575.
  • 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; Following the Light-France to Mississippi: Paintings by Frank Janca, through Nov. 30; Visions: Art Outside the Box, through Nov. 30; and George E. Ohr: Selections from Gulf Coast Collections, ongoing. https://www.georgeohr.org.
  • OPELOUSAS MUSEUM AND INTERPRETIVE CENTER: 315 N. Main St., Opelousas. Works by Theon Guillory, through July 30. Gallery hours: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday. (337) 948-2589.
  • SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA UNIVERSITY CONTEMPORARY ART GALLERY: SLU campus, Hammond. Prints and paintings by Rosemary Goodell, paintings by Ann Nelson, and ceramics exhibit. Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday. (985) 549-5080.
  • 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.