Lejeune Cove Courir de Mardi Gras

A very old, very traditional Courir de Mardi Gras that takes place in the rural area north of Iota, known as Lejeune Cove. Traditional foods are served including gumbo, syrup pies, boudin, and more. If you would like more information or are interested in taking part, please call our office.

The Church Point Chicken Run

A brand new Creole tradition in Church Point! The Church Point Chicken Run will take place at the Community Center Pavilion in Church Point. Music by Keith Frank and Geno Delafosse. Gates open at 1pm, showtime at 3pm. Plenty of food, music, drinks, and activities for the kids!

Lundi Gras Street Dance

The annual Lundi Gras Street Dance will take place at the Veterans Memorial Pavilion in Iota on Monday, February 20. This is a free event with live entertainment and lots of dancing! BBQ burgers and cold drinks will be sold. 6pm-8pm: The Eighties Experience 9pm: Appearance from Tee Mamou Mardi Gras 8:30-11:30: Colby Latiolais & […]

Rayne Mardi Gras Parade & Cookoff

The Rayne Chamber of Commerce celebrates the Mardi Gras Season with their parade and Southern Style Cookoff. The Parade starts at 3:00PM and the cookoff will follow. Sampling for the Cookoff will be from 3:45PM – 6:00PM. A $5 sampling fee will be charged and will include a People’s Choice ticket to vote for your […]

CPCDC Mardi Gras Ball

Church Point Community Development will host is annual Mardi Gras Ball fundraiser a the Church Point Community Center on February 11. Doors open at 6:00pm, music begins at 7:00pm. Music by Nik-L-Beer. General Admission tickets can be purchased online at: https://www.tickettailor.com/events/churchpointcommunitydevelopment/826828/

Carnival D’Acadie

Join the City of Crowley for their annual Mardi Gras celebration, taking place in historic downtown Crowley! Bands begin at 10am. Parade begins at 2pm. Band Lineup: 10am-11:30am – Wayne Singleton 12pm-1:30pm – Swampland Revival 3pm-4:30pm – Adam Leger Band 5pm-7pm – Dustin Sonnier VENDOR SPOTS AVAILABLE! CONTACT CITY HALL (337-788-4100) FOR PARADE AND VENDOR […]

Valentine’s Social

Feb 11th, 6pm- 10pm (or later), Iota Banquet Hall Valentine’s Dance/Social. Join us for a local night out on the town! Only $20 per person! Gift your spouse, friend, Date, Parents, or yourself, with a Valentine Card (with envelope) entrance ticket! (Bring your card for entrance) Tickets include a meal of Shrimp Fettuccine, Salad, Bread […]

Nunsense: A Musical Comedy

A zany, wholesome, hilarious musical revue presented by the Little Sisters of Hoboken, Nunsense is a heavenly delight! Under the direction of Logan Frederick. March 2nd, 3rd, and 4th at 7pm, and March 5th at 2pm

Mire VFD Annual Fundraiser

Support Mire’s local Volunteer Fire Department on February 25 at the Rayne Civic Center for their annual fundraiser! FREE admission, doors open at 1pm. Silent auction, live auction (6pm AND 9pm), bake sale, fun jumps, pork jambalaya ($4/bowl), event t-shirts, concessions, DJ Casey Richard, 50/50 raffle. Music Lineup: 4pm-6pm – Hunter Courville & Cajun Fever […]

Cajun Saturday Night ft. Seth Spell and Cajun Strong

Enjoy live Cajun music by Seth Spell and Cajun Strong on February 18 from 7:30pm-10:30pm at the American Legion Post 77 in Rayne. It’s a Mardi Gras party with a costume contest! Burgers and fries, cold beer, bar tabs, and bucket specials. Check out the new and improved atmosphere while supporting local veterans! $10 entry […]