OSCARS TRIVIA NIGHT: 7 p.m., Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. Hosted by Santana Pilar Andrews. $30 spectator. $180 for table of 6.


“BATTLE OF THE PRESSES: TRADITIONAL VERSUS SELF-PUBLISHING": 9:30 a.m., the Terrebonne Parish Public Library, 151 Library Drive, Houma. Baton Rouge authors Emily Beck Cogburn and Ashley Michel will lead the session as part of the Jambalaya Writers Conference.

STORYBOOK ROYAL BRUNCH — LESSONS IN FAIRY TALES: 10 a.m., Esprit de Coeur, 402 Garfield St., Lafayette. Enjoy an hour and a half of dining while princesses visit tables to sign autographs and take pictures. $40 and up.

LES MAINS GUIDÉES — THE ART OF CHEESE MAKING: 10 a.m., Vermilionville, 300 Fisher Road, Lafayette. Mimi DelGizzi teaches this class at Vermilionville’s Cooking School. $60.

KAYAK DEMO DAY AT VERMILIONVILLE: 10 a.m., Vermilionville, 300 Fisher Road, Lafayette. Enjoy paddling a variety of boats. Free.

ABSINTHE PARTY: 10:30 p.m., Pamplona Tapas Bar, 631 Jefferson St., Lafayette. Celebrate National Absinthe Day with the theme is "Day of the Dead Green Fairy." Costumes strongly encouraged.

ALICIA OLATUJA: 7:30 p.m., Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W Vermilion St., Lafayette. The jazz singer performs in this intimate concert. $30 and up for members, $32 and up for nonmembers.


PLATINUM DANCE COMPETITION: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, and 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., Heymann Performing Arts Center, 1373 S. College Road, Lafayette.

AHBA HOME & DESIGN SHOW: 10 a.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. Sunday, Cajundome, 444 Cajundome Blvd., Lafayette. Featuring a comprehensive collection of products and services from local exhibitors.

ROULER LE BLEU MUSIC & ARTS FEST 2018: 3 p.m., Blue Moon Saloon, 215 E Convent St., Lafayette. A two-day event filled with food, music and art. Day pass is $10. $15 for a two-day pass.


ZYDECO MARATHON: 7 a.m., Parc International, Downtown Lafayette. Half and full-marathon race, qualifier for Boston Marathon. Gear check at 5:30 a.m. Featuring an end-of-race celebration with food and music from Chubby Carrier & The Bayou Swamp Band and The Bayou Boys.

VICTORY FESTIVAL: Noon, Gallery 333, 333 Monroe St., Lafayette. Enjoy art show and silent auction, food trucks, kids' activities, beer and bands. Free.


MUSE AFTER SCHOOL TEEN SESSION — SOUND HUNTING: 4:30 p.m., AOC Community Media, 101 Jefferson St., Lafayette. Students will experiment with sounds from around the world with ULL instructor and percussion expert Danny Devillier.

AN EVENING WITH THE AVETT BROTHERS: 7:30 p.m., Heymann Performing Arts Center, 1373 S. College Road, Lafayette. See a concert featuring the popular folk-rock band $40 and up.


OLYMPIC GROVE POP-UP: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Pop's Poboys, 740 Jefferson St., Lafayette. Monthly pop-up featuring ramen and drinks. Free admission, food available for purchase. 

LAFAYETTE COMEDY'S THE WURST OPEN MIC: 7 p.m., The Wurst Biergarten, 537 Jefferson St., Lafayette. Seth Hartley headlines. Hosted by Maggie Shipley and Vaughan Veillon. Free for comedians. $3 for general public.


FEMMES — CELEBRATION OF WOMEN IN LOUISIANA MUSIC: 7 p.m., Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. Top female musicians from southwest Louisiana present a musical evening of Louisiana songs. Tickets start at $22 for members, $24 for nonmembers.


THE UNIVERSE IN MUSIC: 7 p.m. and 9 p.m., Lafayette Science Museum, 433 Jefferson St., Lafayette. A concert and conversation with space music master Jonn Serrie. $25. 

RIVERDANCE: 7:30 p.m., Heymann Performing Arts Center, 1373 S. College Road, Lafayette. Drawing on Irish traditions, the combined talents of the performers propel Irish dancing and music into the present day.


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

CHILDREN'S MUSEUM OF ACADIANA: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, 201 E. Congress St., Lafayette. $7 for children and adults. Free for children 12 months and younger.

HILLIARD UNIVERSITY ART MUSEUM: 710 E. St. Mary Blvd., Lafayette. Featuring "Tina Freeman: Artist Spaces," "Spotlight on Francis Pavy," and "Bill Viola: The Raft." 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.

HUB CITY FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays, Oil Center, 427 Heymann St., Lafayette. 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 past 200 years of the sugar cane and cypress lumber industries and the days of the steamboat. (337) 276-4408 or

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.