POP-UP FEATURING LOCAL ARTIST DEE DEE LANTZY: 10 a.m., Hemline Lafayette, 1910 Kaliste Saloom Road, Lafayette. Shop mixed media art. Enjoy sips and sweets and a special meet-and-greet with Dee Dee.

FRIENDS MYSTERY BOOK SALE: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Lafayette Main Library, 301 W. Congress St. Proceeds support Friends of the Lafayette Public Library. 


DANCING WITH AURORA BOREALIS: 7:30 p.m. Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. A collaborative work written by poet Kelly Clayton and lighting designer Brian Schneider. Tickets are $10-$12.


"THE BAD SEED": 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, Cité des Arts, 109 Vine St., Lafayette. Set against the American Cold War society, this darkly-comedic thriller is about a woman afraid of her own child. Through Jan. 21. Tickets are $20. For more information, go to


DRAWING IN THE WILD — OUTDOOR ART WITH BRYAN LAFAYE: 5:45 a.m., Pack & Paddle, 601 E. Pinhook Road, Lafayette. Paddle amongst the hardwoods and cypress as your guide, Bryan Lafaye, leads you from the north launch and through the waters of Lake Chicot.

PAW PRINTS — AN ANIMAL ART SHOW: 11 a.m., The Wurst Biergarten, 537 Jefferson St., Lafayette. An art show dedicated to animals and for animals. Food and beverages for purchase, live music and more.

MR. & MISS MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. PAGEANT: 6 p.m., Martin Luther King Multipurpose Center, 309 Cora St., Lafayette.

ARTWALK ASTRONOMY: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Parc Sans Souci, downtown Lafayette. The planetarium will have a telescope near the fountain at the park to try and view Venus. 

SILVERBACKS IMPROV THEATRE — MAGICAL LYING HOUR: 8 p.m., Cité des Arts, 109 Vine St. Featuring a comedy group from Houston. $5. Make reservations by calling (337) 291-1122. 


THE ORIGINAL HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS 2017 WORLD TOUR: 3 p.m., Cajundome, 444 Cajundome Blvd., Lafayette. The famed team will feature a star-studded roster that includes Big Easy Lofton, Ant Atkinson, Hi-Lite Bruton, Thunder Law, Bull Bullard and Cheese Chisholm — plus female stars TNT Lister and Ace Jackson.


FROZEN CAMP: 10 a.m., Competitive Edge Training Academy, 623 W. Pont des Mouton Road, Lafayette. Enjoy singing, dancing, crafts, build a snowman, take a picture with Elsa, and more. Bring a bag lunch. $5.


SONNY LANDRETH AND FRIENDS FAN APPRECIATION NIGHT: 7:30 p.m., Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. The blues guitarist will perform an extra night before his two-night stand at the downtown venue. $12 general admission. 


MINI WORKSHOP FOR EDUCATORS — MOVING ROCKS: 4:30 p.m., Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. Study the creation of rock types, how rocks weather, and the forces of erosion, all through movement. $5, free for LPSS educators.

MAPPING THE SPIRIT OF PLACE: Hilliard University Art Museum, 710 E. St. Mary Blvd., Lafayette. Featuring Paddy Bowman of Local Learning: The National Network for Folk Arts in Education. Free. 

HOMEBREWING 101: 6:30 p.m., Lafayette Main Library, 301 W. Congress St. Members of the Dead Yeast Society will show you how to get started on the brewing process. Ages 21 and up. 


A SILVERBACKS IMPROV CLASS: 7:15 p.m., Basin Arts, 113 Clinton St., Lafayette. Level one class taught by Elaine Kibodeaux, perfect for comedy fans who have yet to perform.


AT ACADIANA CENTER FOR THE ARTS: 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. Featuring "American Beauty" through Saturday; and "Works from Ellen Soffer" through Jan. 24; "Manifest Graffiti" and "Fresh Pickins'" through Feb. 25;

CHILDREN'S MUSEUM OF ACADIANA: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, 201 E. Congress St., Lafayette. Admission is $7 for children and adults. Children 12 months and under get in free. For information, visit

HILLIARD UNIVERSITY ART MUSEUM: 710 E. St. Mary Blvd., Lafayette. "Face to Face: A Survey of Contemporary Portraiture by Louisiana Artists" through Saturday; "Oliver Wasow: Hudson Valley Studio Portraits" through Saturday; "Sandra Eula Lee: Make of/Make do" through May 6; "Spotlight on Shawne Major" through May 13. Yoga in the Galleries on the second Saturday of every month at 11 a.m., and free guided tour every Friday and Saturday at 2 p.m.

HUB CITY FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays, Oil Center, 427 Heymann St., Lafayette. Located across from Champagne's. The first and third Saturdays include an arts weekend.

LAFAYETTE FARMERS AND ARTISAN MARKET: 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays, Horse Farm, 2913 Johnston St., Lafayette. Includes a Cajun Jam at 9 a.m.

OPELOUSAS FARMERS MARKET: 7 a.m. Saturdays and Tuesdays, Farmers Market Pavilion, 925 E. Landry St., Opelousas.

TECHE AREA FARMERS MARKET: 7 a.m. Saturdays and Tuesdays, Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia.

LAFAYETTE SCIENCE MUSEUM: 433 Jefferson St., Lafayette. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.

JAM SESSION: 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Fridays, Cajun Campground, 5552 U.S. 190, Eunice. A Cajun tradition in which both amateur and seasoned musicians take turns.

JEANERETTE MUSEUM: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 500 E. Main St., Jeanerette. Learn about the last 200 years of the sugar cane and cypress lumber industries and the days of the steamboat. (337) 276-4408 or

LE VIEUX VILLAGE: 828 E. Landry St., Opelousas. 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

Compiled by Marchaund Jones.