FRIDAY

  • HOT AUGUST NIGHT: 6 p.m.-10 p.m., downtown Hammond. Shopping, wine tastings, art shows, street dancing, “Lion-paw-looza” pep rally for Southeastern’s Lion football team. Free. dddhammond.com

FRIDAY-SUNDAY, THURSDAY

  • SEMINAR: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Thursday, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Cite des Arts, 109 Vine St., Lafayette. Comedy production presented by the Lauren-Reilly Eliot Company. Opening night gala after Friday performance will include free food and champagne. $16; $11 for seniors or students with ID. (337) 291-1122 or citedesarts.org

SATURDAY

  • STOCK HORSE SHOW: all day, New Roads Multi Use Center, 1400 Major Parkway, New Roads. Free. (225) 718-2438
  • 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

SCIENCE SATURDAY: 1 P.M.-5 P.M., LIGO SCIENCE EDUCATION CENTER, LIVINGSTON. PROGRAM IS “FEELS LIKE PRESSURE.” FREE. (225) 686-3173

SATURDAY AND TUESDAY

  • TECHE AREA FARMERS MARKET: 7 a.m.-11 a.m. Saturday, and 2:30 p.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday, Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia. Locally grown produce and homemade products. (337) 369-2330

WEDNESDAY

  • GLC FARMERS MARKET: 2 p.m.-6 p.m., GLC Meat Market, 211 N. Main St., Loreauville. Locally grown produce and homemade products. (337) 577-9160
  • TALK ON RUSSELL LONG: 6 p.m., Jeanerette Museum, 500 E. Main St., Jeanerette. Presented by Michael Martin, author of the new book, “Russell Long: A Life in Politics.” Free. (337) 276-4408

ONGOING

  • PAUL AND LULU HILLIARD UNIVERSITY ART MUSEUM: University of Louisiana at Lafayette. “Contemporary Masters: Works on Paper,” through Saturday; “Earth and Element: the Art of George Dunbar,” through Aug. 30. “The Walter Anderson Family Legacy: Shearwater Pottery,” through Sept. 6. Gallery hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, 9 a.m.-noon Friday, and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. (337) 482-2278
  • A&E GALLERY: 335 W. St. Peter St., New Iberia. Watercolor exhibit by Darnelle Delcambre’s students through Aug. 31. (337) 367-7668
  • LOUISIANA STATE MUSEUM-PATTERSON: 118 Cotten Road, Patterson. “Cleo Scott: The Wildlife Carvings of a Louisiana Artist,” an exhibit of waterfowl decoys and life-sized sculptures of songbirds, through Aug. 31. (985) 399-1268

Compiled by Red staff