Outlying areas calendar for June 10-June 16, 2016 _lowres

Advocate staff photo by PATRICK DENNIS -- An American flag flies in the wind above the Red Stick Plaza fountain along the Mississippi River in downtown Baton Rouge.

FRIDAY

  • PRISON MUSIC SYMPOSIUM: 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Angola Museum, 17544 Tunica Trace, St. Francisville. Charles Neville, of The Neville Brothers, will speak about prison music in Louisiana.

FRIDAY-SUNDAY

  • TEEN BOOK FESTIVAL: 10 a.m., 5705 Johnston St., Lafayette. Feature engaging events and activities for teens, including a story development workshop, cosplay, trivia and interactive games.
  • “OUT OF SIGHT, OUT OF MURDER”: 7:30 p.m., Essanee Theater, 126 Iberia St., New Iberia. A witty play about an author writing his next murder mystery novel. $10. (337) 229-6919 or (337) 523-9653

SATURDAY

  • TECHE AREA FARMERS MARKET: 7 a.m., Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia. Experience a harvest of delicious, locally-grown produce and homemade products by area farmers, artists and crafters.
  • JEANERETTE FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m., Jeanerette City Park, Tarleton Street, Jeanerette. Locally grown foods and handmade items.
  • 5TH ANNUAL BAYOU BASH POKER RUN: 8 a.m., Lake Des Allemands, Thibodaux.
  • THE DAY THE WAR STOPPED ANNUAL FESTIVAL: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Rosedown Plantation, La. 10 off U.S. 61, St. Francisville. This festival commemorates when Civil War hostilities between the Union and the Confederacy were set aside to allow Southern Masons to hold a burial service in West Feliciana Parish for a deceased Northern Mason. Will also feature 19th-century medical arts. $10.
  • HAITI COMMUNITY CRAFT FAIR: 9 a.m., Westside Community Church, 7631 First St., Addis. Enjoy local artists, food, games, baked goods and more.
  • BATON ROUGE BARREL RACE COMPETITION: 9 a.m., Pointe Coupee Parish Multi-Use Center, 1400 Major Parkway, New Roads. Various competitions will be held throughout day.
  • FOOD TRUCK FESTIVAL: 10 a.m., Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia. Tables and chairs provided for participants to enjoy lunch and listen to music in the gazebo. Fresh produce and handmade items sold by local farmers and artisans.
  • COOKING DEMONSTRATION: 4 p.m., Prairie Acadian Cultural Center, 250 Park Ave., Eunice. Guest chef Johnny Laine Carriere Jr., from Prayer House Coffee, will demonstrate coffee roasting and brewing.
  • BOURBON TASTING: 5 p.m., The Red White & Brew, 120 E. Thomas St., Hammond. Eight unique craft spirits and light snacks. $20.
  • NATIONAL MARINA DAY AT THE DELCAMBRE MARINA: 5 p.m., North Pier Marina at the Port of Delcambre, 307 Isadore St., Delcambre. Free music and lots of food and beverages.
  • “TREASURES OF POINTE COUPEE”: 6:30 p.m., Poydras Center, 500 W. Main St., New Roads. Enjoy a performance and view the collection of artwork in the “Treasures” exhibit.
  • BAKER BASH: The Bear’s Den, 7171 Morganza Highway, Morganza. An annual benefit poker run, raffle and jambalaya dinner in memory of Larry Baker. www.lavetfest.org

MONDAY-THURSDAY

  • SHADOWS CHILDREN’S HISTORY CAMP: 9 a.m., Shadows-on-the-Teche, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia. Children ages 6-11 will be engaged in activities and crafts connected to Louisiana history.

TUESDAY

  • TECHE AREA FARMERS MARKET: 2:30 p.m., Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia. Experience a harvest of delicious, locally-grown produce and homemade products by area farmers, artists and crafters.
  • FLAG DAY CEREMONY: 6 p.m., Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia. Ceremony honoring veterans and fallen soldiers.
  • AN EVENING WITH JASON MRAZ AND HIS GUITAR: 8 p.m., Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. Mraz will perform a pop-up concert to a sold-out audience.

ONGOING

  • BAYOU TECHE MUSEUM: 131 W. Main St., New Iberia. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Thursday through Saturday. For information, call (337) 606-5977 or visit bayoutechemuseum.org.
  • HILLIARD UNIVERSITY ART MUSEUM: 710 E. St. Mary Blvd., Lafayette. “Condition Report,” a behind-the-scenes look at the daily preservation practices at the museum, through Aug. 13. “Depictions of Louisiana” from the permanent collection, works dating from the mid-19th century to the present and selected texts from literature to interpret Louisiana. On display through Aug. 20. hillliardmuseum.org
  • “FROM THE HAT — JOHN GARGANO”: Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. Works created by the artist while he was at his residency program in Alberta, Canada. Through June 18.
  • 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 playing a tune.
  • JEANERETTE MUSEUM: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 500 E. Main St., Jeanerette. Learn about the last 200 years of the sugar cane and cypress lumber industries and the days of the steamboat. (337) 276-4408 or jeanerettemuseum.com
  • 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. cityofopelousas.com/le-vieux-village

Compiled by Marchaund Jones