Outlying areas calendar for Oct. 23-29, 2015 _lowres

Photo by Chris O'Meara -- Martina McBride, shown here performing in Tampa Bay, will sing at Parc International in Lafayette next Wednesday.


  • SPOOKTACULAR HAUNTED HOUSE: 7 p.m.-10 p.m., Cajun RVera/SugArena, 713 Northwest Bypass, New Iberia. There will be costume contests for all ages, a pumpkin patch for kids, arts and crafts, candy bar bingo, hayride trick or treating, karaoke, football games, a haunted house, live band and DJ. Admission for the haunted house will be $5.


  • HOME MOVIE DAY: 3 p.m.-6 p.m., West Feliciana Parish Library, 5114 Burnett Road, St. Francisville. A celebration of amateur films and filmmaking. Stop by at any point during the event to see a one-of-a-kind screening curated by the community. While you’re there, play a game of Home Movie Day bingo for a chance to win prizes. Admission is free.
  • IBERIA COMMUNITY BAND PRESENTS “INTO THE STORM”: 7 p.m.-8 p.m., Sliman Theater, 129 East Main St., New Iberia. Iberia Community Band concert with a special performance by Iberia Swamp Band. Adult admission $5, free for students and children 5 and younger.
  • BARON VAUGHN: 9 p.m. JP’s Bar, 4416 Johnston St., Lafayette. The comedian who has made appearances on “Conan” will stop by Lafayette. Tickets are $15.


  • “BROADWAY’S NEXT HIT MUSICAL”: 7:30 p.m., SLU’s Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts, 220 E. Thomas St., Hammond. An improvised musical comedy. Tickets range from $15-$39. (985) 543-4371 or www.columbiatheatre.org


  • AN EVENING WITH MARTINA MCBRIDE: 8 p.m., Parc International, 200 Garfield St. Lafayette. The country singer performs in an event that benefits the Miles Perret Cancer Services. Tickets are $90 and includes Cajun cuisine, wine and beer. For more information, visit milesperret.org.


  • BAYOU TECHE MUSEUM: 131 W. Main St., New Iberia. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Thursday through Saturday. (337) 606-5977 or bayouteche museum.org/

Halloween at Cajun RVera: 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Cajun RVera/SugArena, 713 Northwest Bypass, New Iberia. Trick or treat every Saturday in October. Costume contests also will be held.

The Haunted Theatre Haunted House: 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., The Teche Theatre for the Performing Arts, 501 Main St., Franklin. Every Friday and Saturday in Oct. Admission is $5.

SLU STUDENT ARTWORK: The Hammond Regional Arts Center, at 217 E. Thomas St., Hammond. The HRAC invites the public to stop by and see work currently being produced by SLU’s art and design students. Exhibit will run through Oct. 30.

“I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change”: Sliman Theater, 129 E. Main St., New Iberia. Presented by The Iberia Performing Arts League, this charming concoction, directed by Dianne Moss, scales the dizzying spectrum of romance and its many forms, from dating to marriage, the agonies and triumphs of dealing with in-laws and newborns, trips in the family car, and pick-up techniques of the geriatric set. Recommended for mature audiences only. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased online at eventbrite.com or by calling the theatre at (337) 364-6114 (Visa/Mastercard only). For further information visit ipaltheater.com. Show will run Oct. 29-31 and Nov. 1, 5, 6, 7, and 8.

Jam Session: 7 p.m.-11 p.m. Fridays, Cajun Campground, 5552 U.S. 190, Eunice. A Cajun tradition in which both amateur and seasoned musicians take turns playing a tune.

Jeanerette Museum: 500 E. Main St., Jeanerette. Learn about the last 200 years of the sugarcane industry, the cypress lumber industry and the days of the steamboat. Hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday. (337) 276-4408 or jeanerettemuseum.com

LE VIEUX VILLAGE: 828 E. Landry St., Opelousas. Hours are 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. cityofopelousas.com/le-vieux-village

ROSEDOWN PLANTATION STATE HISTORIC SITE: La. 10, St. Francisville. (225) 635-3110 or lastateparks.com

La Table FranÇaise at Java Square CafÉ: 4 p.m. Fridays, Java Square Café, 103 W. Landry St., Opelousas. Grab a cup of coffee and share conversation and fun with other French speakers. Free admission.

University art museum University of Louisiana at Lafayette: 710 E. St. Mary Blvd., Lafayette. “Selections from the UL College of Art Faculty” will be on display through Dec. 12. Also, the museum’s exhibits “Art Under the Big Sky” and “Imprinting the West” will run through Jan. 2. Hours are 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 are 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday-Sunday. See “Washington Historic,” an exhibit of paintings, including colorful, abstract Louisiana landscapes. (337) 351-3043 or artworkbybertrand@yahoo.com

Compiled by Marchaund Jones