To submit event and entertainment items for the Bon Temps calendar, email details to fun@theadvocate.com or fax to (225) 388-0351. Deadline is at noon Monday.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 16

REGIONAL RODEO SHOW, COMPETITION: 8 a.m., SugArena, 713 La. 3212, New Iberia. Rodeo competitions series and show. http://www.sugarena.com.

FIRST FRIDAYS IN ST. LANDRY: St. Landry Parish Visitor Information Center. Featured artists are Louisiana poets Darrell Bourque and Patrice Melnick. http://www.cajuntravel.com

OPELOUSAS FARMERS MARKET: 5:30-8:30 p.m., LeVieux Village/Farmer’s Market Pavilion, Opelousas Tourist Center, 828 E. Landry St., Opelousas. Musical entertainment; local market vegetables for sale. Performing this week will be the Dog Hill Stompers. Free. http://www.cityofopelousas.com

VICTORY BIG BAND, GLEN MILLER, ‘IN THE MOOD: 6 p.m., dinner, 8 p.m. performance, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Victory Band pays tribute to one of the most famous orchestras of the Big Band era. http://www.nationalww2museum.org.

OPENING RECEPTION: 6:30-8 p.m., The Grapevine, 211 Railroad Ave., Donaldsonville. The Moon in the Garden, Works by Two Sisters, art exhibit by Billie Bourgeois and Sheryl Southwick. Music by The Bill Kimbrell Jazz Trio. (225) 473-8463.

DRALION: 7:30 p.m., New Orleans Arena, New Orleans. Chinese acrobatic arts embodying harmony between humans and nature. Presented by Cirque du Soleil. $30-$75, adults; $24-$61, children under age 12; $27-$63, military, seniors, and students. http://www.cirquedusoleil.com/dralion.

POINTE COUPEE LAGNIAPPE: 7:30 p.m., Poydras Center, Main Street, New Roads. Musicians featured. Tickets, (225) 638-6049.

GOD OF CARNAGE: 8 p.m., third floor, The Shops at Canal Place, 365 Canal St., New Orleans. Tony Award-winning play presented by Southern Repertory Theatre. $20-$35. http://www.southernrep.com.

FOOTLIGHT FRENZY: 8 p.m., Playmakers Theater, 19106 Playmakers Road, Covington. Comedy, farce. $15, general public; $10, students. http://www.playmakersinc.com.

ADDAMS FAMILY MUSICAL: 8 p.m., Mahalia Jackson Theater, 1419 Basin St., Louis Armstrong Park, New Orleans. $30-$88. http://www.ticketmaster.com

SATURDAY, SEPT. 17

TECHE AREA FARMER’S MARKET: 6-10 a.m., Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia. Fresh, locally grown produce, arts and crafts, jams and jellies, preserves, baked goods and yard art. (888) 942-3742.

REDFISH DEBRY/SALTWATER REDFISH RODEO: 6 a.m.-4 p.m., Quintana Landing, La. 319, Beach Lane, Cypremort Point. Saltwater redfish rodeo. (337) 207-6206.

REGIONAL RODEO SHOW, COMPETITION: 8 a.m., SugArena, 713 La. 3212, New Iberia. Rodeo competitions series and show. http://www.sugarena.com

BANTA MEMORIAL BIKE-A-THON: 8 a.m., The Lady of the Lake at Assumption, Napoleonville. Bicycle/tricycle event dedicated to raise money for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. (985) 369-2111.

COVINGTON FARMER’S MARKET: 8 a.m.-noon, 600 Columbia St., Covington. http://www.cityofcovingtonla.com.

ERWIN GOLF TOURNAMENT: 8 a.m., two-man scramble, Northwestern State University, Natchitoches. Tenth Annual Eddie Erwin Memorial Golf Tournament. $150 per team. (225) 305-7029.

WEST FLORIDA BICENTENNIAL: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Audubon State Historic Site, 11788 La. 965, St. Francisville. Ordnance demonstrations, open hearth cooking, and period crafts during the times of rebellion against the Spanish Empire and ending with an independent Republic being created. (888) 677-2338.

LOST 19TH CENTURY ARTS: 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., Rosedown Plantation, 12501 La. 10, St. Francisville. Program examining the lost art of hunting practices. Program part of regular park admission, $10, adults; $8, seniors; $4, students ages 6-17. (225) 635-3110.

QUEEN OF THE SUN DOCUMENTARY: 1 p.m., St. Landry Tourist Information Center, Opelousas. Documentary on the importance of bees in the ecosystem.

LIGO SCIENCE CENTER OPEN HOUSE: 1-5 p.m., 19100 Ligo Lane, Livingston. Science exhibits and opportunities to tour and discuss scientific topics with LIGO scientists. Free. (225) 686-3173.

DRALION: 4 and 8 p.m., New Orleans Arena, New Orleans. Chinese acrobatic arts embodying harmony between humans and nature. Presented by Cirque du Soleil. $30-$75, adults; $24-$61, children under age 12; $27-$63, military, seniors, and students. http://www.cirquedusoleil.com/dralion.

RENDEZ-VOUS DES CAJUNS: 6 p.m., Historic Liberty Theater, 200 W. Park Ave., Eunice. Live music and dancing. Music performances by The Fugitive Poets and Joe Simon & the Louisiana Cajuns. Tickets $5, available at Liberty Theater 4-6 p.m. Saturdays. (337) 457-7389 or http://www.eunice-la.com.

VICTORY BIG BAND, GLEN MILLER, ‘IN THE MOOD’: 6 p.m., dinner, 8 p.m. performance, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Victory Band pays tribute to one of the most famous orchestras of the Big Band era. http://www.nationalww2museum.org.

COMPLETELY HOLLYWOOD: 7 p.m., Eunice Players Theatre, 121 S. 2nd St., Eunice. Comedy survey of Hollywood movies. http://www.euniceplayers.blogspot.com.

DANCING WITH THE FAUBOURG: 7:30 p.m., Nims Black Box Theatre, New Orleans Center for the Creative Arts, 2800 Chartres St., New Orleans. Faubourg Quartet performs classical, tango, ballet and swing compositions. $20. http://www.noccainstitute.com

GOD OF CARNAGE: 8 p.m., third floor, The Shops at Canal Place, 365 Canal St., New Orleans. Tony Award-winning play presented by Southern Repertory Theatre. $20-$35. http://www.southenrep.com.

ADDAMS FAMILY MUSICAL: 8 p.m., Mahalia Jackson Theater, 1419 Basin St., Louis Armstrong

Park, New Orleans. $30-$88. http://www.ticketmaster.com

FOOTLIGHT FRENZY: 8 p.m., Playmakers Theater, 19106 Playmakers Road, Covington. Comedy, farce. $15, general public; $10, students. http://www.playmakersinc.com.

SUNDAY, SEPT. 18

BARREL RACE COMPETITION: 8 a.m., SugArena, 713 La. 3212, New Iberia. Acadian Barrel Race Association event, competition. http://www.sugarena.com

NEW START CENTER FUNDRAISER: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Magnolia Park, St. Martinville. Jambalaya plate lunches to benefit the New Start Center mission aiding battered women, children. To order advance meal tickets, call (337) 394-8559.

VICTORY BIG BAND, GLEN MILLER, ‘IN THE MOOD: 11 a.m. brunch seating, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Victory Band pays tribute to one of the most famous orchestras of the Big Band era. http://www.nationalww2museum.org.

COMPLETELY HOLLYWOOD: 2 p.m., Eunice Players Theatre, 121 S. 2nd St., Eunice. Comedy survey of Hollywood movies. http://www.euniceplayers.blogspot.com.

ADDAMS FAMILY MUSICAL: 2 p.m., Mahalia Jackson Theater, 1419 Basin St., Louis Armstrong Park, New Orleans. $30-$88. http://www.ticketmaster.com

FOOTLIGHT FRENZY: 2 p.m., Playmakers Theater, 19106 Playmakers Road, Covington. Comedy, farce. $15, general public; $10, students. http://www.playmakersinc.com.

GOD OF CARNAGE: 8 p.m., third floor, The Shops at Canal Place, 365 Canal St., New Orleans. Tony Award-winning play presented by Southern Repertory Theatre. $20-$35. http://www.southenrep.com.

MONDAY, SEPT. 19

BAYOU BIJOU FILM SERIES: 4 p.m. and 7 p.m., Student Union, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 600 McKinley St., Lafayette. Foreign and independent film series. This week’s presentation: The Secret in Their Eyes (Argentina). Tickets $20 for the entire season, which runs through Nov. 24; each film, $3, general admission; $2, ULL students/faculty. (337) 482-6940.

TUESDAY, SEPT. 20

VICTORY BELLES, ‘LULLABY OF BROADWAY’ : noon buffet seating, 1 p.m., performance, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Broadway hits of the 1940s, compositions of Irving Berlin, Rogers and Hart and others. http://www.stagedoorcanteen.org or (504) 528-1943.

TECHE AREA FARMER’S MARKET: 2-6 p.m., Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia. Locally grown produce, arts and crafts, jams and jellies, preserves, baked goods and yard art. (888) 942-3742.

TEEN OPEN MIC: 6:30-7:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Donaldsonville. Teen musicians can perform in front of a crowd in a supportive setting. (225) 473-8052.

GARDENING SEMINAR: 6:30 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez. Seminar on attracting birds to backyard gardens. Registration required. (225) 622-3339.

ADDAMS FAMILY MUSICAL: 8 p.m., Mahalia Jackson Theater, 1419 Basin St., Louis Armstrong Park, New Orleans. $30-$88. http://www.ticketmaster.com

COMPLETELY HOLLYWOOD: 7 p.m., Nick’s, Second Street, Eunice. Dinner theater meal begins at 6 p.m. A Eunice Players comedy survey of Hollywood movies. http://www.euniceplayers.blogspot.com.

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 21

VICTORY BELLES, ‘LULLABY OF BROADWAY’ : noon buffet seating, 1 p.m., performance, Stage Door Canteen, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. Broadway hits of the 1940s, compositions of Irving Berlin, Rogers and Hart and others. http://www.stagedoorcanteen.org or (504) 528-1943.ADDAMS FAMILY MUSICAL: 8 p.m., Mahalia Jackson Theater, 1419 Basin St., Louis Armstrong Park, New Orleans. $30-$88. http://www.ticketmaster.com

COMPLETELY HOLLYWOOD: 7 p.m., Eunice Players Theatre, 121 S. 2nd St., Eunice. Comedy survey of Hollywood movies. http://www.euniceplayers.blogspot.com.

THURSDAY, SEPT. 22

4-H LIVESTOCK SHOW: 8 a.m., SugArena, 713 La. 3212, New Iberia. Youth livestock competition and sale. http://www.sugarena.com.

TINSELS & TREASURES HOLIDAY MARKET: 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Cajundome Convention Center, Lafayette. Junior League of Lafayette event. Tickets $8, in advance; $10, at the door. http://www.juniorleagueoflafayette.com.

JAPANESE CULTURAL ACTIVITIES: 5 p.m., Ascension Parish Library, Galvez. Japanese Culture Club Kokusaika participates in Japanese activities such as gomoku, origami and haiku. Open to teens 12-18. (225) 622-3339.

THURSDAYS AT TWILIGHT SERIES: 6 p.m., Pavilion of the Two Sisters, New Orleans Botanical Gardens, City Park, New Orleans. Julio and Cesar perform. $8, adults; $3, children under 12.

COMPLETELY HOLLYWOOD: 7 p.m., Eunice Players Theatre, 121 S. 2nd St., Eunice. Comedy survey of Hollywood movies. http://www.euniceplayers.blogspot.com.

ADDAMS FAMILY MUSICAL: 8 p.m., Mahalia Jackson Theater, 1419 Basin St., Louis Armstrong Park, New Orleans. Broadway in New Orleans theater series. $30-$88. http://www.ticketmaster.com

GOD OF CARNAGE: 8 p.m., third floor, The Shops at Canal Place, 365 Canal St., New Orleans. Tony-Award winning play by Southern Repertory Theatre. $20-$35. http://www.southernrep.com.