Outlying areas calendar for June 5-11, 2015 _lowres

Photo by Phillip Colwart -- A Mardi Gras photography exhibit by Philip Colwart opens with a reception Friday evening at Hammond Regional Arts Center, 217 E. Thomas St., Hammond.

FRIDAY

  • OPENING RECEPTION: 5 p.m.-8 p.m., Hammond Regional Arts Center, 217 E. Thomas St., Hammond. 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. (985) 542-7113
  • RHYTHMS ON THE RIVER: 6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m., downtown Front Street, Morgan City. Weekly live music series. Featuring a performance by Don Rich. (985) 384-9291 or morgancitymainstreet.com
  • 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-SUNDAY

  • TREASURES OF POINTE COUPEE ART EXHIBIT: Julien Poydras Museum, 500 W. Main St., New Roads. (225) 718-5083
  • IT’S A BUG’S LIFE: Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center, 113 N. Cypress St., Hammond. LCDC is dedicating June to camping. To continue the theme the center will explore bugs that can be spotted at a campsite. (985) 340-9150 or lcdcofhammond.org
  • “THE RAINMAKER”: 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday and 3 p.m. Sundays, Essanee Theatre, 126 Iberia St., New Iberia. An Iberia Performing Arts League production. IpalTheatre.org

SATURDAY

  • COLOR RUN: 6 a.m., race starts at 8 a.m., Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia. All participants pick up their packet with number and shirt the morning of the race. There will be a post race party with live music and festivities. (337) 344-9397
  • TECHE AREA FARMERS MARKET: 7 a.m.-11 a.m., Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia. (337) 369-2330 or Facebook.com/TecheFarmersMarket

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

Louisiana Appaloosa Horse Show: 8 a.m.-5p.m., SugArena, Acadiana Fairgrounds, 713 N.W. Bypass (La. 3212), New Iberia. (337) 365-7539 or IberiaTravel.com

Louisiana Stock Horse Association: 9 a.m., New Roads Multi-Use Center, 1400 Major Parkway, New Roads. (225) 638-5548 or pcpolicejury.org

DElcambre Seafood & Farmers Market: 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Bayou Carlin Cove Boat Landing and Pavilion, 605 S. Railroad St., Delcambre. There are tasting opportunities and recipes, live music, children’s activities and other events. DelcambreMarket.org

Arts & Craft Show: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Main Street, New Roads. (225) 718-5153 or (225) 202-7127

Music on the river: 6 p.m.-9 p.m., The Lock, Plaquemine riverfront, 57730 Main St., Plaquemine. Featuring a performance by Loose Endz. (225) 687-7158

Louisiana Lagniappe: 6:30 p.m., Julien Poydras Museum and Arts Center, 500 W. Main St., New Roads. The event offers a theater performance featuring “The Marvelous Wonderettes.” Reservations required. (225) 718-5083 or roygaleb@bellsouth.net

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

  • POINTE COUPEE SHERIFF AND POLICE DOG VISIT: 10 a.m., Pointe Coupee Parish Library, 201 Claiborne St., New Roads.
  • 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

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 Renaissnce 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. (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. “Environmental Impact,” produced by David J. Wagner, through Aug. 8; and “Herself: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

Compiled by Leslie D. Rose