Outlying areas calendar for Aug. 16, 2013

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FRIDAY

  • FRIDAY NIGHT COOKIE JAR FISHING TOURNAMENTS: 7 p.m.-midnight, Morrison Parkway Boat Dock, New Roads. (225) 293-3402.

SCORCHER TORTURE: 6 P.M., NORTH OAK PARK, DOWNTOWN HAMMOND. 5K RUN/WALK SPONSORED BY SOUTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY’S DEPARTMENT OF RECREATIONAL SPORTS AND WELLNESS. PROCEEDS GO TO NORTH OAK PARK BEAUTIFICATION. YOUNG ADULT DIVISION FOR AGES 10-17 AND ADULT DIVISION FOR THOSE 18 AND OLDER. $15, RECREATIONAL SPORTS AND WELLNESS MEMBERS; $20, NONMEMBERS. RSWCENTER.COM.

  • HOT AUGUST NIGHT: 6 p.m., downtown Hammond. Art hop, shopping, Southeastern Louisiana University pep rally, live music. Free; wine tasting, $20. ddhammond.com or (985) 277-5680, ext. 2.
  • SHRIMP FESTIVAL: 6:30 p.m., Delcambre Shrimp Festival Building, La. 14, Delcambre. Concessions, street fair and music by Beau Young, Gene Watson and Wayne Toups. $5; free, children 11 and younger. (337) 685-2653 or shrimpfestival.net.

HAIRSPRAY: 7 P.M., OPELOUSAS LITTLE THEATRE, NEXT TO DONALD GARDNER STADIUM, OPELOUSAS. PERFORMANCE OF THE BROADWAY MUSICAL. OPELOUSASLITTLETHEATRE.COM.

SATURDAY

  • RIDE THE BULL KAYAK FISHING RODEO: Bridge Side Marina, Grand Isle. Catch and release tournament fishing for Bull Reds in Caminada Pass. Advance registration, $50; day of tournament, $60. calmwatercharters.net

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.

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.

SUGASHEAUX: 9 A.M.-6 P.M., SUGARENA, 713 N.W. BYPASS, NEW IBERIA. REGIONAL HORSE SHOW AND RANCH SORTING COMPEITION, CONCESSIONS. (337) 365-7539.

  • SHRIMP FESTIVAL: 9 a.m., Delcambre Shrimp Festival Building, La. 14, Delcambre. Shrimp cook-off at 9 a.m. Concessions and street fair at 11 a.m., shrimp for sale, cooking demonstrations and live music. $10; free, children 11 and younger. (337) 685-2653 or shrimpfestival.net.
  • VENDOR AND CRAFT EVENT: noon-5 p.m., The Sliman Theater, Main St., New Iberia. Vendor drawings, gift basket giveaway, kitten adoptions, shopping. Bring gently used kids clothing, school uniforms and jackets to donate. Free. (337) 577-2117.

RENDEZ-VOUS DES CAJUNS: 6 P.M., LIBERTY THEATER, EUNICE. CAJUN MUSIC RADIO AND TV SHOW. MUSIC BY GOLDMAN THIBODEAUX & THE LAWTELL PLAYBOYS AND HUBERT MAITRE & THE TRIANGLE ACES. $5; $3, CHILDREN UNDER 12. (337) 457-7389 OR EUNICE-LA.COM.

HAIRSPRAY: 7 P.M., OPELOUSAS LITTLE THEATRE, NEXT TO DONALD GARDNER STADIUM, OPELOUSAS. PERFORMANCE OF THE BROADWAY MUSICAL. OPELOUSASLITTLETHEATRE.COM.

SUNDAY

  • SUGASHEAUX: 9 a.m.-6 p.m., SugArena, 713 N.W. Bypass, New Iberia. Regional horse show and ranch sorting compeition, concessions. (337) 365-7539.
  • SHRIMP FESTIVAL: 10 a.m., Delcambre Shrimp Festival Building, La. 14, Delcambre. Fisherman’s Mass and Blessing of the Fleet at 10 a.m. Concessions and street fair 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Live music. Free. (337) 685-2653 or shrimpfestival.net.

HAIRSPRAY: 2 P.M., OPELOUSAS LITTLE THEATRE, NEXT TO DONALD GARDNER STADIUM, OPELOUSAS. PERFORMANCE OF THE BROADWAY MUSICAL. OPELOUSASLITTLETHEATRE.COM.

TUESDAY

  • FARMERS MARKET: 7 a.m.-11 a.m., 828 E. Landry St., Opelousas. Garden veggies, fruits, jellies, other fresh items. (337) 948-0561.
  • TECHE AREA FARMERS 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.
  • 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

  • GLC FARMERS MARKET: 1:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m., GLC Meat Market, 211 N. Main St., Loreauville. Local farmers selling produce, plants, honey, pies and other items. Meat also available. (337) 577-9160.
  • JEANERETTE MUSEUM HISTORICAL LECTURE: 6 p.m., Jeanerette Sugar Museum, 500 Main St., Jeanerette. University of Louisiana at Lafayette professor Michael Martin will discuss Louisiana’s history after the Civil War. (227) 276-4408.

THURSDAY

  • UNVEILING OF THE EL FESTIVAL ESPAƑOL DE NEUVA IBERIA PAINTING AND POSTER/PIN BY JEAN WATTIGNY: 5:30 p.m., Clementine’s Dining and Spirits, 113 E. Main St., New Iberia. Tapas and wine. Posters and pins will be available for purchase. (337) 349-7343.

ONGOING

  • ACADIANA CENTER FOR THE ARTS: 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. (337) 233-7060. Off the Wall, exhibition of the works of 18 artists, through Oct. 12.
  • IMAHARAS 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. 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.
  • LIVINGSTON PARISH MAIN LIBRARY: 20390 Iowa St., Livingston. Always Thou Art, show by Chris Bajon Jones, of Denham Springs, through August. Show can be seen during regular library hours, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday and Thursdays, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Fridays and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays. Jones is a member of the Denham Springs Fine Arts Association. For more information, call (225) 686-2436.
  • OHR-OKEEFE 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, Following the Light-France to Mississippi: Paintings by Frank Janca, and Visions: Art Outside the Box, all through Nov. 30; and George E. Ohr: Selections from Gulf Coast Collections, ongoing. georgeohr.org.
  • OPELOUSAS MUSEUM AND INTERPRETIVE CENTER: 315 N. Main St., Opelousas. Louisiana: 200 Years of Taste, through Oct. 31. Tony Cutrera Art Exhibit, through Sept. 30. Gallery hours: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday. (337) 948-2589.
  • UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT LAFAYETTE, HILLIARD ART MUSEUM: 710 E. St. Mary Blvd., Lafayette, museum.louisiana.edu. Contemporary Folk Art From the Permanent Collection, through Aug. 24. Gumbo: Connecting Community & Collections, through Dec. 14.