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Enjoy all-you-can-eat chili at the annual United Way of Acadiana Chili Cook-Off at 4 p.m. Friday at Warehouse 535 in Lafayette. The event also features music from Flow Tribe. Tickets are $10 at ticketweb.com

ADVOCATE PHOTO BY BRAD KEMP

FRIDAY

UNITED WAY OF ACADIANA CHILI COOK-OFF: 4 p.m., Warehouse 535, 535 Garfield Road St., Lafayette. Great food and live music featuring Flow Tribe. $10. ticketweb.com.

THESTREETCORNERPRESENTS — WON'T BE TELEVISED: 9 p.m., The Wurst Biergarten, 537 Jefferson St., Lafayette. Featuring performances by well known Lafayette hip-hop acts Loaded Team Porch Squad, Armed Rhymery, NEFA Records, and Swelly Swell. $5.

FRIDAY-WEDNESDAY

CINEMA ON THE BAYOU FILM FESTIVAL: Various times. Multiple venues across Lafayette. The annual festival presents narrative, documentary and animated films, including regional, U.S. and world premieres in the heart of Cajun country. $5 and up. cinemaonthebayou.com.

SATURDAY

LAFAYETTE CHILDREN'S CARNIVAL: 11:30 a.m., Dat Dog, 201 Jefferson St., Lafayette. Joined by the fantastic instructors at Nutty Scientists of Acadiana. $5 general admission and free for children under 13. lafayettechildrenscarnival.com.

CUMBIA WORKSHOP: 1:30 p.m., Segovia Dance Company, 1501 Kaliste Saloom Road, Suite I, Lafayette. Learn the basic steps, patterns and leading techniques in social dancing. $20 per person. eventbrite.com.

SALSA SOCIAL: 8 p.m., Segovia Dance Company, 1501 Kaliste Saloom Road, Suite I, Lafayette. Learn all about salsa dancing in this class. $10.

LOUISIANA WURST JAMFEST/WIZARD OF BARZ LIVE: 9 p.m., The Wurst Biergarten, 537 Jefferson St., Lafayette. Featuring live performances by different local DJs and more. $10 cover.

SUNDAY

SAVE THE BASIN ART AUCTION: 11:30 a.m., Artmosphere Bistro, 902 Johnston St., Lafayette. Enjoy bottomless mimosas during brunch with live music and a silent auction featuring Louisiana artists who are inspired by the beauty of the Atchafalaya Basin. eventbrite.com.

TAROT READINGS AT THE WURST FARMERS MARKET: Noon, Wurst Art Market, 537 Jefferson St., Lafayette. Gain insight into any area of your life. $2 per card for up to 15 cards.

SUSAN DAVID DEMO: 2 p.m., Freetown Studios, 421 E. Convent St., Lafayette. Artist, Freetown Studios founder Susan David will be giving a printmaking demo. Free.

JANUARY PÉTANQUE MEETUP NO. 2 — GETTING READY FOR THE TOURNAMENT: 2 p.m., Girard Park, 500 Girard Park Drive, Lafayette. Play on the petanque courts on the north end of Girard Park near the one-way street behind the UL-Lafayette alumni center.

ONCE IN A BLUE MOON PADDLE AND SUPPER: 4 p.m., Pack & Paddle, 601 E Pinhook Road, Lafayette. Enjoy a paddle and supper with Stacey Scarce as the guide for the event. $50 for solo kayak, and $50 per person for two-person kayak. fareharbor.com.

MONDAY

MONDAY NIGHT CHEF INVITÉ — KATIE PLATT/FEEL GOOD FOOD: 6 p.m., The Saint Street Inn, 407 Brook Ave., Lafayette. Enjoy a fresh and local menu that will be full of healthy fare.

LES VUES FILM SERIES — "RACING TO ZERO": 6:30 p.m., Vermilionville, 300 Fisher Road, Lafayette. A screening of a documentary that goes beyond recycling to show how garbage can be used as a resource. Free. vermilionville.org.

LUCINDA WILLIAMS: 7:30 p.m., Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. The Grammy-winning singer-songwriter performs an intimate show. $68 and up for members, $70 and up for non-members. acadianacenterforthearts.org.

COMEDY FOR LIZARD PEOPLE: 8 p.m., Bisbano's Pizza Parlor, 1540 Johnston St., Lafayette. Headlined by Jade Bronté Patton featuring Amanda G. Hosted by Joey Thibodeaux.

TUESDAY

INDIAN DANCE PARTY: 6 p.m., Carpe Diem! Gelato-Espresso Bar, 812 Jefferson St, Lafayette. Enjoy an Indian style dance with traditional music and food. $20. carpediemgelato.com.

ZYDECO DANCE LESSONS WITH ZYDECO MIKE HUMPHRIES: 6 p.m., Feed N Seed, 106 N. Grant St., Lafayette. Join Zydeco Mike Humphries for dance lessons. $15.

THE HOT SARDINES: 7:30 p.m., Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. Enjoy traditional and classic jazz hits from this group. Tickets start $30 for members and $32 for nonmembers. acadianacenterforthearts.org.

WEDNESDAY

LAFAYETTE COMEDY'S THE WURST OPEN MIC: 7 p.m., The Wurst Biergarten, 537 Jefferson St., Lafayette. Headlined by Geneva Joy Hughes featuring Camille Roane. Hosted by Maggie Shipley and Vaughan Veillon. Free for comedians. $3 for general public.

MARDI GRAS COCKTAIL DINNER: 7 p.m., Charley G's, 3809 Ambassador Caffery Parkway, Lafayette. The dinner will be four courses of great food and great libations. Tickets are $85.

THURSDAY

BASIN ARTS JAZZ FACTORY — UNITED WAY BENEFIT: 7:30 p.m., Basin Arts, 113 Clinton St., Lafayette. Come out for a swanky evening of jazz music, dance performance and live art.

RHUM & JOKES — A FREE STANDUP COMEDY SHOW: 8 p.m., Rhum Room, 535 Garfield St., Lafayette. This stand-up comedy showcase features the best regional comedians all for free.

ONGOING

ACADIANA CENTER FOR THE ARTS: 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. Featuring the exhibits "Art I-10," "Fresh Pickins 5" and "Black Patriots." 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 younger. childrensmuseumofacadiana.com.

HILLIARD UNIVERSITY ART MUSEUM: 710 E. St. Mary Blvd., Lafayette. Featuring "Tina Freeman: Artist Spaces," "William Kentride: Journey to the Moon," "Lin Emery: A Movement, 1957-2017" and "Spotlight on Francis Pavy." Yoga in the Galleries at 11 a.m. on the second Saturday of every month; free guided tour at 2 p.m. every Friday and Saturday. 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. Fridays, Jeanerette Chamber of Commerce grounds, 1440 Main St., Jeanerette. 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.

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

Compiled by Marchaund Jones.