FRIDAY

  • FRIDAY NIGHT COOKIE JAR FISHING TOURNAMENT: 7 p.m.-midnight, LA Express Boat Dock, Jarreau. Entry fees apply to fish the tournament and fisherman must qualify to fish the final “classic tournament.” $30. (225) 293-3402 or mr.guy@netzero.net

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY

  • BIRDS: Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center, 113 N. Cypress St., Hammond. A bird watching event featuring themed activities. lcdcofhammond.org
  • “PLAY!”: 7:30 p.m., Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. Featuring artist-in-residence Theresa Wasiloski. $12; members/students, $10. (337) 233-7060 or acadianacenterforthearts.org

SATURDAY

  • HAMMOND FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m.-noon, 2 W. Thomas St., Hammond. Fresh produce, arts and crafts. (985) 277-5681 or smith_tl@hammond.org

JEANERETTE FARMERS MARKET: 8 A.M.-NOON, JEANERETTE CITY PARK, TARLETON STREET, JEANERETTE. LOCALLY-GROWN FOODS AND HANDMADE ITEMS. (337) 276-4293 OR JEANERETTECHAMBER.ORG

LAFOURCHE CENTRAL MARKET: 8 A.M.-NOON, LAFOURCHE CENTRAL MARKET PAVILION, 4484 LA. 1, RACELAND. LOCAL FARMERS, FISHERMEN, ARTISANS AND MORE. FREE. (985) 438-1231

CLIFTON CHENIER CELEBRATION: NOON-6 P.M., CLIFTON CHENIER CLUB, 2116 FERNAND CROCHET ROAD, NEW IBERIA. A CELEBRATION OF THE LIFE AND LEGACY OF ZYDECO LEGEND CHENIER. TRIBUTE PERFORMANCES, ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION AND MORE. (337) 339-5903 OR CLIFTONCHENIERCLUB.COM

“INTERFERENCE”: 1 P.M.-5 P.M., LIGO SCIENCE EDUCATION CENTER, 19100 LIGO LANE, LIVINGSTON. PATRONS CAN EXPLORE THE COLORS CREATED BY OIL SLICKS AS LIGHT INTERFERES WITH ITSELF, AND CREATE THEIR OWN PERMANENT OIL SLICK. FREE. (225) 686-3173 OR LIGO-LA.CALTECH.EDU/SEC

JUNETEENTH FOLKLIFE CELEBRATION: 1 P.M.-5:30 P.M., FARMER’S MARKET PAVILION, 828 E. LANDRY ST., OPELOUSAS. A CELEBRATION THAT HIGHLIGHTS THE FOLK ART HERITAGE AND TRADITIONS OF THE AFRICAN-AMERICAN LOCAL CULTURE, AND PAY TRIBUTE TO THE DATE WHEN TEXAS SLAVES FIRST HEARD THE NEWS OF THEIR FREEDOM. (337) 945-5064

SATURDAY-MONDAY

  • AUDITIONS FOR “A RAISIN IN THE SUN”: noon-2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, and 5 p.m.-7 p.m. Monday, Essanee Theatre, 126 Iberia St., New Iberia. The Iberia Performing Arts League’s production will run Sept. 10-20. Casting needs African-American actors and actresses and one white actor. (337) 378-9469 or ipaltheatre.com

TUESDAY

TUESDAY NIGHT FISHING TOURNAMENT: 6 P.M.-9 P.M., FALSE RIVER. EVERY TUESDAY THROUGH SEPTEMBER. (225) 240-0174

WEDNESDAY

  • EUNICE FARMERS MARKET: 1 p.m., corner of Second and Park streets, Eunice. (337) 457-6503 or EuniceLa@hotmail.com

THURSDAY

  • ACADIANA GROWERS ALLIANCE FARMERS MARKET: 4 p.m.-6 p.m., First United Methodist Church Ministries Center, 211 W. St. Peter St., New Iberia. (337) 367-0838 or Facebook.com/BestLifeFlashMarket
  • AN EVENING WITH SINGER ALAYNA MATASSA: 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, 500 Mississippi St., Donaldsonville. A free concert. Registration is required. (225) 473-8052

UPCOMING

  • WEDDING PARTY: 7 p.m. June 26-27, Burke Theatre, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 231 Hebrard Blvd., Lafayette. Stage play presented by the New Orleans Renaissance Movement. $15, in advance; $20, day of show. theweddingpartynola.com

ONGOING

  • BAYOU TECHE MUSEUM: 131 W. Main St., New Iberia. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. (337) 606-5977 or BayouTecheMuseum.org
  • HAMMOND REGIONAL ARTS CENTER: 217 E. Thomas St., Hammond. Hours: 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. Phillip Colwart’s Mardi Gras photography exhibit, documenting the culture of New Orleans Mardi Gras Indians, the Skull & Bones Gangs and Baby Dolls for the past 13 carnival seasons, through June 26. (985) 542-7113 or hammondarts.org

Jeanerette Museum: 500 E. Main St., Jeanerette. Step into the past and learn about the last 200 years of the sugarcane industry, the cypress lumber industry and the days of the steamboat. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday. (337) 276-4408 or JeaneretteMuseum.com

University art museum: University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 710 E. St. Mary Blvd., Lafayette. “Selections from the UL College of Art Faculty” through Dec. 12; “Environmental Impact,” produced by David J. Wagner, through Aug. 8; and “Her Self:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorText ColorText ColorText Color Works by Kathy Sosa,” through Aug. 29. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Wednesday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. (337) 482-2278 or hilliardmuseum.org

Washington ARt GAllery: Corner of Veterans Boulevard and Church Street, Washington. Hours: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday through Sunday. “Washington Historic,” an exhibit of paintings, including colorful, abstract Louisiana landscapes. (337) 351-3043 or artworkbybertrand@yahoo.com

Compiled by Leslie D. Rose