Festivals and Celebration


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FEBRUARY


Annual Rotary Club Mardi Gras Ball
February 22, 2014
Cade Community Center
Tickets $25.  Call 394-9726 for Information.  Dress rehearsal  Friday night February 1st.

Cornucopia Ball
March 1, 2014
Cade Community Center, Cade, LA
sponsored by the St. Martinville Creole Farmer's Market.
Children's Mardi Gras Ball, Tickets $15.00 
For Info call 337-789-3592.  Dress rehearsal Friday night 8th at 7PM.  $10.00

Mardi Gras Newcomer's Parade
Main St. , St. Martinville
March 2, 2014, 1:00pm
Sunday before Mardi Gras
Parade will travel down Hwy 31 (Main Street), starting the intersection
of Hwy. 31 and Hwy. 92 and traveling north to completion at the Sr. High.
For visitor information call Clara Tyler at 337-380-6031.

"Calling All Lovers"  Romance under the Evangeline Oak.
February 14, 2014
Reception in honor of couples who were married or
engaged under the Evangeline Oak in St. Martinville.
337-394-2258


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MARCH


Acadian Memorial Festival
Evangeline Oak Park, St. Martinville
March 15, 2014
Annually on the 3rd Saturday of March.
Museum style festival which highlights Cajun traditions and music. Wooden boats, theatre, Boudin & Cracklin Demonstrations, Bousillage Demonstration, children's activities, and a reenactment of the arrival of the Acadians on the Bayou Teche.  Call 337-394-2258 for more information.

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APRIL

Cycle Zydeco
Evangeline Oak Park, St. Martinville
April 24, 2014



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MAY

Okra & Creole Zydeco Festival
May 23-24, 2014
Festival Grounds on Bayou Teche, 203 N. New Market St., St. Martinville, LA.  Okra cook-off will take place on Saturday morning. There will be great food, crafts, carnival, and on-site RV parking available. Admission is $5 per person, children 12 and under are free. For more information, please call Danielle at 337.394.2230 / Arthur Champ at 337.394.4635 / Mr. Paul Richard 337.280.8243


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JUNE



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JULY

Acadian Day of Remembrance
July 28, 2014
Acadian Memorial
Memorial service to remember the Acadian victims who died during the years of the deportation.
337-394-2258

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AUGUST

National Day of the Acadians
August 15, 2014
Acadian Memorial
337-394-2258

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SEPTEMBER

Pepper Festival
September 19, 2014
St. Martinville City Fairgrounds
www.pepperfestival.org



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OCTOBER

Tour du Teche V
October 3-5, 2014
Paddlers race 135 miles along the Bayou Teche with the first nights stop in St. Martinville.
For more information please contact the St. Martinville Main Street Association
at 337-394-2230 or 337-394-2233.

La Grand Boucherie
October 4, 2014
11am to Midnight
St. Martinville Festival Grounds
337-394-2230


Chariot Parade
October 19, 2014
St. Martin Church Square at 6:30 pm
For more information call Carol Russo at 337-394-2230


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NOVEMBER





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DECEMBER

St. Martinville Garden Club Tour of Homes
December 7, 2014

St Martin de Tours Lighting of the Square / St. Martinville Christmas Parade / Christmas on the Blvd.
December 14, 2014
St Martin de Tours Church Square
337-394-2235

Supper on the Square
December 12, 2014
St. Martinville Historic Downtown Square.
Event begins at 6:00pm, with a second seating at 7:00pm. Tickets $40 per person. Stroll the Square and enjoy Christmas Carols, Christmas Lights, and a host of culinary samples at each featured venue. For ticket information, please call 337.394.2230 or 337.394.2235.