FRIDAY

BACH LUNCH: 11:15 a.m., Parc Sans Souci, downtown Lafayette. Featuring local music and local food to benefit the Lafayette Science Museum Foundation.

DOWNTOWN ALIVE! WITH MARC BROUSSARD: 5 p.m., Parc International, downtown Lafayette. A Blue Monday Blues review show featuring Lil' Buck Sinegal, Major Handy, Lee Allen Zeno and Steve Adams. Free. downtownlafayette.org

DRIVE IN MOVIE "THE GOONIES": 5:30 p.m., Moncus Park, 2913 Johnston St., Lafayette. This will be an authentic drive-in movie experience, complete with jumbo screen and tune-in car radio audio. There will also be outdoor speakers for those of you who would rather walk-in and sit at the front of the screen on the lawn. $20.

BEAUX ARTS BALL: 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., University of Louisiana at Lafayette College of the Arts. Celebrating artistic contributions of students, faculty and alum. 

MOVIE SCREENING — "THE PEOPLE VS. LARRY FLYNT": 7 p.m., AOC Community Media, 101 Jefferson St., Lafayette. Meet an unlikely hero of the First Amendment at this free movie screening. Pizza and popcorn will be provided. Rated R. For mature audiences only. 

RHONDA VINCENT & THE RAGE: 7:30 p.m., Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. Enjoy bluegrass from the award-winning group. acadianacenterforthearts.org

HAMMOND HORROR 7: 8 p.m., Southeastern Louisiana University Pottle Hall, 310 Ned McGehee Drive., Hammond. Hammond Horror Fest and Alpha Psi Omega presents the 24 hour theater project. $7.

PUERTO RICO RELIEF & RECOVERY: 8 p.m., The Jefferson Street Pub, 500 Jefferson St., Lafayette. Featuring performances from Tonomono, Spygladd and Derrick Savoie. Proceeds donated to Red Cross. $10. downtownlafayette.org. facebook.com/sickbay.party

FRIDAY-SATURDAY

WASHINGTON PARISH FREE FAIR: Washington Parish Free Fair Grounds, 115 Main St., Franklinton. This rural fair dates back to 1911 and maintains a country feeling with a pioneer village, market, rodeo, midway, pageants, food and music. (985) 516-7078. freefair.com.

FRIDAY-SUNDAY

CALCASIEU-CAMERON FAIR: West Calcasieu Arena and Event Center, 401 Arnea Road, Sulphur. Located near Lake Charles in southwest Louisiana, this 93-year-old event features rides, music, food, cooking competitions, pageants, and wildlife exhibits. (337) 527-9371. visitlakecharles.org.

INTERNATIONAL RICE FESTIVAL: Downtown Crowley. One of the oldest and largest of the state's agricultural festivals, this Acadia Parish event celebrates one of Acadiana's most prolific crops with food, contests, rides, a parade, pageants and entertainment. (337) 783-3067. ricefestival.com.

"A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE": 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, Cité des Arts, 109 Vine St., Lafayette. The Lauren-Reilly Eliot company tackles Tennessee Williams classic drama. $20. citedesarts.org

SATURDAY

BOO BAYOU FALL FESTIVAL: 10 a.m., Vermilionville, 300 Fisher Road, Lafayette. There will be plenty to keep the kids busy including old-time games, a picture station, face painting, a coloring station and trick-or-treating throughout our historic village.

2017 BOUDIN COOK-OFF: 10 a.m., Parc Sans Souci, downtown Lafayette. Sample local boucherie delicacies, win prizes, drink local brews and listen to music. boudincookoff.com

ACADIANA PRIDE DRAG BRUNCH: 11 a.m., The Jefferson Street Pub, 500 Jefferson St., Lafayette. Celebrate Pride with drag queens and bottomless mimosas. acadianapride.org

LATIN MUSIC FESTIVAL 2017: 11 a.m., Moncus Park, 2913 Johnston St., Lafayette. Come and celebrate 15 years of The Latin Music Festival, with live music, traditions, culture, food from different countries, artesian crafts, family games, face painting, and much more.

ACADIANA PRIDE FESTIVAL: 1 p.m. to 6 p.m., Parc International, downtown Lafayette. The fourth annual event features entertainment, vendors and community resources. acadianapride.org

BOO BASH: 2 p.m., Zemurray Park, 400 S. Oak St., Hammond. Join Tangipahoa Relay For Life for a Fundraising Fall Festival that benefits your American Cancer Society. There will be food, fun, and games for all ages! $2 to enter the costume contest and $2 per child for Trunk-or-Treat.

COOKING SERIES — DELICIOUS VEGAN MEALS: 6 p.m., Vermilionville, 300 Fisher Road, Lafayette. Chef Agnes Cappeollo will teach the benefits of being a vegan and how to prepare meals and offer delicious recipes to try at home. $50 per person.

HALLOWEEN AT THE SQUARE: 6 p.m., Hammond Square, 411 Palace Drive, Hammond. Join us for a delightfully, frightfully, spooky fun evening of trick-or-treating. Free.

COMEDY CORNER: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., The Greenroom, 229 Jefferson St., Lafayette. With Avery Moore, Robert Segovia, Matt Owens, Lane Lonion, Kate Mason, Maggie Shipley, Terence Delaine and Jason P. Leonard. Free. lafayettecomedy.com

SELECTOR DUB NARCOTIC, CHRISTIAAN MADER, BRUISEY PEETS: 7 p.m., The Hive, 810 Jefferson St., Lafayette. Sickbay presents an evening of music. $10. All ages. facebook.com/sickbay.party

SATURDAY-SUNDAY

ROUGAROU FEST: Downtown Houma. Festival fundraiser for South Louisiana Wetlands Discovery Center, celebrating the legend of the werewolf-like rougarou, with music, food, activities, a parade with witches and zombies, carnival rides and contests. (985) 580-7289. rougaroufest.org.

SUNDAY

ABITA SPRINGS WATER FESTIVAL: Noon, Abita Springs Tourist Park, 22044 Main St., Abita Springs. Celebration of water, culture and heritage of the town. (985) 892-0711. abitawaterfest.com.

FREETOWN HISTORY WALK: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., Freetown neighborhood, Lafayette. Starting at 300 Stewart St., followed by an after-party at Warehouse 535. Free. 

SOUPER SOUL SUNDAY FEATURING "SOMETHING MIRACULOUS": 5 p.m., African American Heritage Center, 1600 Phoenix Square, Hammond. Come enjoy a mouth full of drama, a taste of love on stage, eat your heart out with smooth jazz, music & dancing, scripted with a little pain, deliverance & spiritual evolution then top it off with fellowship, pictures and an a cast after party.

MAGNOLIA SHED SERIES: 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., 507 Evangeline Drive, Lafayette. With a barbecue potluck, poetry, music and art. Donations accepted. 

WEDNESDAY

SILVERBACKS IMPROV PRESENTS UNTOLD HORROR: 7:30 p.m., Feed N Seed, 106 N. Grant St., Lafayette. The local company takes its show on a creepy ride. $10, $8 with student ID. Ages 18 and up. 

THURSDAY

MAGICAL LIGHTS ON AFTER SCHOOL EVENT: 5:30 p.m., Tangipahoa Parish Library, 314 E. Thomas St., Hammond. The event's theme is “Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry” and will include “house sorting”, games, snacks and trivia that are all Harry Potter-themed.

ONGOING

ACADIANA CENTER FOR THE ARTS: 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. Featuring "Art I-10" and "Steve Breaux: Waking Space." acadianacenterforthearts.org.

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. Free for children 12 months and under. childrensmuseumofacadiana.com.

HILLIARD UNIVERSITY ART MUSEUM: 710 E. St. Mary Blvd., Lafayette. "Spotlight on Francis Pavy" through Dec. 9; 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. hilliardmuseum.org.

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

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. marketatthehorsefarm.com.

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. lafayettesciencemuseum.org.

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 past 200 years of the sugar cane and cypress lumber industries and the days of the steamboat. (337) 276-4408 or jeanerettemuseum.com.

JEANERETTE WEEKLY MARKET: 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., Jeanerette Chamber of Commerce Grounds, 1440 Main St., Jeanerette, every Friday, locally grown vegetables, canned items, jewelry and other homemade items. (337) 339-3383.

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. cityofopelousas.com/le-vieux-village.

NUNU COLLECTIVE: 1510 Bayou Courtableau Highway, Arnaudville. Featuring a marketplace at 11 a.m. Fridays through Sundays.

Compiled by Marchaund Jones