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Acadiana Weekend Planner – Festivals, Concerts and More

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It is that time of year in south Louisiana where the weekends get busy but fun!

If you’re looking to get out and enjoy the nice temperatures, then you are definitely in luck. There are a ton of fun things to do throughout south Louisiana — from festivals to sporting events to family fun and much more.

Check out what’s going on in Acadiana with our Weekend Planner:

  • Uncle Kracker Concert (Lafayette) — Join us tonight at The District at 4607 Johnston St. for Uncle Kracker and Drake White live in concert. Doors open at 8pm and tickets are still available at www.thedistrictlafayette.com or at the door tonight.
  • Disney On Ice presents Princesses & Heroes (Cajundome) — Friday through Sunday with two shows each day. Visit cajundome.com for more info.
  • Le Festival du Bon Temps (Broussard) — Friday & Saturday in the parking lot of Stine Lumber in Broussard. Music from Nik-L Beer, Jaryd Lane, Geno Delafose, Richard Lebouef and more. Details at bontempsfest.org.
  • Cajun Frog Fest (Henderson) — Friday & Saturday at Basin Landing/Turtle’s Bar. A frogging competition, frog cook-off, Beast of the Basin Biathlon and live music from Nik-L Beer. Visit their Facebook page here.
  • Ragin’ Cajuns Baseball (Lafayette) — The #1 ranked UL baseball team will be hosting Western Kentucky for a three-game series at M.L. “Tigue” Moore Field. RaginCajuns.com for the scoop.
  • Ragin’ Cajuns Softball (Lafayette) — The Cajuns softball team will host Texas State in a three game conference series at Lamson Park. A doubleheader on Saturday starts at 2pm then a single game on Sunday at 1pm.
  • Family Adventure Day (Lafayette)– On Saturday, families can embark on a day of great fun at over 30 local businesses. It’s all to benefit Healing House, hope for grieving children. Details at Healing-House.org.
  • Barreling For a Cure (New Iberia) — This Saturday and Sunday at the Sugarena in New Iberia, St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital and American Cancer Society Relay For Life present Barreling For a Cure. There’s a $5 donation at the gate and concessions will be available. Click here for more details.
  • Zydeco Marathon (Lafayette) — Lafayette will host the first annual Zydeco Marathon and Half Marathon on Sunday. The marathon is a USA Track and Field sanctioned and certified full and half marathon. The race also serves as a qualifier for the Boston Marathon. ZydecoMarathon.com for more info.

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