- “OEDIPUS”: 7:30 p.m., Vonnie Borden Theatre, 1220 SGA, Hammond. The SLU Theatre will host one of the most dramatic masterpieces of Greek theatre.
MOVIES IN THE PARK: 7:30 P.M., NEW IBERIA CITY PARK, 300 PARKVIEW DRIVE, NEW IBERIA. COME WATCH “THE GOOD DINOSAUR.” CONCESSIONS SOLD. NO ICE CHESTS. BRING BLANKETS AND CHAIRS.
- SUGARFEST JR. & HIGH SCHOOL RODEO: 8 a.m., SugArena at Acadiana Fairgrounds, 713 N.W. Bypass Highway 3212, New Iberia. High school rodeo, prizes, and concessions.
FILMS AT FESTIVAL: 4 P.M. AND 7:30 P.M. FRIDAY, 4 P.M. AND 7 P.M. SATURDAY, 3 P.M. SUNDAY, CITÉ DES ARTS, 109 VINE ST., LAFAYETTE. THE DOWNTOWN VENUE WILL SCREEN FILMS THROUGHOUT FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL.
- 18TH ANNUAL ST. JUDE OPEN CAR SHOW: 8 a.m., Bayou Plaquemine Waterfront Park, 57845 Foundry St., Plaquemine. Open to all vehicle types of cars, trucks, motorcycles, & ATV’s. $40 entry fee includes T-shirt and wooden plaque with a picture of you and your vehicle.
WHITE DRESS RUN: 11 A.M., CAJUN FIELD, 444 CAJUNDOME BLVD., LAFAYETTE. COME PRE-BURN CALORIES AND START THE DAY OFF RIGHT WITH A 3 MILE RUN/JOG/WALK. COST IS $10.
- AUDITIONS FOR “LES MISERABLES”: 2 p.m., Iberia Performing Arts League, 126 Iberia St., New Iberia. All auditioners must be between the ages of 8 and 19, and must be prepared to sing up to 32 bars from a selection not from the production.
- TECHE AREA FARMERS MARKET: 7 a.m., Bouligny Plaza, 102 W. Main St., New Iberia.
- JAZZ BRUNCH: 11 a.m., The Berry Barn on Liuzza Farm, 56457 Holden Circle, Amite. $60 for adults and $10 for children.
SHADOWS PRESERVATION JAZZ BRUNCH: 11 A.M., SHADOWS-ON-THE-TECHE, 317 E. MAIN ST., NEW IBERIA. SIP AND SAVOR GOOD FOOD AND DRINK, LISTEN TO INFECTIOUS MUSICAL RHYTHMS AND EXPERIENCE CAMARADERIE UNDER HISTORIC LIVE OAKS.
- SOUTHEASTERN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA SPRING CONCERT: 7:30 p.m., Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts, 220 E. Thomas St., Hammond. Will feature world-renowned violinist Ilya Kaler. General admission tickets are $12; $8 faculty, staff and seniors; Southeastern students are admitted free with their student ID card, and kids 12 and under are also free. columbiatheatre.org
- “THE BROADWAY BOYS”: 7 p.m., Arts Council of Pointe Coupee, 500 W. Main St., New Roads. Six male vocalists bring Broadway’s hits to the Acadiana town.
- ACADIANA GROWERS ALLIANCE FARMERS MARKET: 4 p.m., First United Methodist Church Ministries Center, 211 W. St. Peter St., New Iberia.
- A TASTE OF ROSÉ: 6:30 p.m., Whole Foods Market, 4247 Ambassador Caffery Parkway, Lafayette. Enjoy an afternoon tasting and learning about wines from Italy, Spain, France, and Argentina. $10 per guest.
- “TOUCHING LOSS”: 7:30 p.m., Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. An original dance play, “Touching Loss” tells the store of seven individuals in a dance therapy group confronting personal losses. Tickets range from $10-$20. acadianacenterforthearts.org
- BAYOU TECHE MUSEUM: 131 W. Main St., New Iberia. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Thursday through Saturday. Current exhibits include George Rodrigue’s “Saga of the Acadians” and a permanent Civil War exhibit. For information, call (337) 606-5977 or visit bayoutechemuseum.org.
Depictions of Louisiana From the Permanent Collection of the Hilliard University Art Museum: The Hilliard University Art Museum, 710 E. St. Mary Blvd., Lafayette. Uses works dating from mid-19th Century to the present and selected texts from literature to interpret Louisiana. On display through Aug. 20. hillliardmuseum.org
“Fashion from Fiction” — Romance Novel Dresses by Carrie Ann Schumacher: The Hilliard University Art Museum, 710 E. St. Mary Blvd., Lafayette. Explores the relationship between fictional, romanticized representations of women in romance novels and the real-life experiences of women in contemporary American society. On display through May 14. hillliardmuseum.org
From the Vault — Works on Paper by Dali and Picasso: The Hilliard University Art Museum, 710 E. St. Mary Blvd., Lafayette. Showcases print portfolios of each artist – Salvador Dali’s La Conquête du Cosmos II and Pablo Picasso’s Femmes et Faunes. On display through May 14. hillliardmuseum.org
“Haiti — Paintings from Paradise”: Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. Featuring selections from the collections of John Allen Franciscus, Madlyn and Paul Hilliard, Sandra and Joel Wallins. Runs through April 30.
- 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
- NEW IBERIA AZALEA TRAIL: Iberia Parish Convention and Visitors Bureau, 2513 La. 14, New Iberia. Enjoy a self-guided driving tour along the trail. (337) 365-1540. iberiatravel.com
- “PROMISED LAND”: Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St., Lafayette. This exhibition explores the concept of how one’s sense of home or place shapes our personal visions of the world. Runs through May 14. acadianacenterforthearts.org
The Spring 2016 Senior Exhibition: 8 a.m., Southeastern Louisiana University’s Contemporary Art Gallery, 100 E. Stadium, Hammond. Southeastern seniors completing their bachelor’s degrees in visual art and design showcase their artwork. On display through May 14.
- UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT LAFAYETTE ART MUSEUM: 710 E. St. Mary Blvd., Lafayette. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday; and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. hilliardmuseum.org or (337) 482-2278.
Compiled by Marchaund Jones