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July 29, 2016
9:00 p.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Performance Center
Beat the summer heat with an air conditioned Zydeco dance in our Performance Center! Enjoy live music by Leroy Thomas & the Zydeco RoadRunners. Admission is $10 (no membership discounts) and refreshments will be available for purchase for this smoke-free family-friendly event. For more information call (337) 233-4077.
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July 30, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Performance Center
Vermilionville's weekly Cajun Jam is led by some of the area’s finest musicians. The free jam is held in the Performance Center of Vermilionville and is open to all skill levels-beginner to professional. Free admission is for the jam only and does not include entry to the park. Special thanks to the Cajun French Music Association for sponsoring our weekly jams!
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Events at Vermilionville

July 29, 2016
9:00 p.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Performance Center
Beat the summer heat with an air conditioned Zydeco dance in our Performance Center! Enjoy live music by Leroy Thomas & the Zydeco RoadRunners. Admission is $10 (no membership discounts) and refreshments will be available for purchase for this smoke-free family-friendly event. For more information call (337) 233-4077.
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July 30, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Performance Center
Vermilionville's weekly Cajun Jam is led by some of the area’s finest musicians. The free jam is held in the Performance Center of Vermilionville and is open to all skill levels-beginner to professional. Free admission is for the jam only and does not include entry to the park. Special thanks to the Cajun French Music Association for sponsoring our weekly jams!
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July 31, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Performance Center
Come dance the afternoon away at Vermilionville's Performance Center with Wallace Trahan & Rice and Gravy. Admission is $10 and refreshments will be available for this smoke-free family-friendly event. For more information call (337) 233-4077.
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August 1, 2016
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Performance Center
Former poet laureate Dr. Darrell Bourque, ethnomusicologist Dr. Mark DeWitt and musician/luthier/archivist Chris Segura will present at this free folklife institute for teachers with the theme of "Music in our Community," focusing on our region's traditional music. Our objective for this workshop is to offer educators creative, engaging, hands on strategies to address curriculum requirements through the incorporation of traditional music/the village of Vermilionville/ folklife/ folk art integrated and inspired lesson plans.
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August 6, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Performance Center
Vermilionville's weekly Cajun Jam is led by some of the area’s finest musicians. The free jam is held in the Performance Center of Vermilionville and is open to all skill levels-beginner to professional. Free admission is for the jam only and does not include entry to the park. Special thanks to the Cajun French Music Association for sponsoring our weekly jams!
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August 6, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Vermilionville Historic Village
Vermilionville is now offering a chance to experience a guided tour to our walk-in visitors.
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August 6, 2016
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Vermilionville
Vermilionville is continuing to host monthly workshops that will allow you to learn crafts from our master artisans. On the first Saturday of every month (unless noted otherwise), we will highlight a different craft from the old Acadian, Creole and Native American ways of life. Topics will range from woodcarving to textiles to foodways and many things in between.
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August 7, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Performance Center
Come dance the afternoon away at Vermilionville's Performance Center with Lil Wayne & Same Ol' 2 Step. Admission is $10 and refreshments will be available for this smoke-free family-friendly event. For more information call (337) 233-4077.
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August 12, 2016
9:00 p.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Performance Center
Beat the summer heat with an air conditioned Zydeco dance in our Performance Center! Enjoy live music by Curley Taylor & Zydeco Trouble. Admission is $10 (no membership discounts) and refreshments will be available for purchase for this smoke-free family-friendly event. For more information call (337) 233-4077.
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August 13, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Performance Center
Vermilionville's weekly Cajun Jam is led by some of the area’s finest musicians. The free jam is held in the Performance Center of Vermilionville and is open to all skill levels-beginner to professional. Free admission is for the jam only and does not include entry to the park. Special thanks to the Cajun French Music Association for sponsoring our weekly jams!
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August 14, 2016
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Vermilionville
The community is invited to join the Bayou Vermilion District’s Vermilionville as they celebrate their annual Acadian Culture Day on Sunday, August 14 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at their historic village. Every year Vermilionville hosts this free event for the public to explore how the Acadian community maintains its heritage.
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August 14, 2016
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Performance Center
Come dance the afternoon away at Vermilionville's Performance Center with the Huval, Dupuy & Fuselier Cajun Band and the Lafayette Rhythm Devils. Admission is free as this Bal du Dimanche takes place on Acadian Culture Day! Refreshments will be available for this smoke-free family-friendly event. For more information call (337) 233-4077.
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August 20, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Performance Center
Vermilionville's weekly Cajun Jam is led by some of the area’s finest musicians. The free jam is held in the Performance Center of Vermilionville and is open to all skill levels-beginner to professional. Free admission is for the jam only and does not include entry to the park. Special thanks to the Cajun French Music Association for sponsoring our weekly jams!
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August 20, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Vermilionville Historic Village
Vermilionville is now offering a chance to experience a guided tour to our walk-in visitors.
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August 21, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Performance Center
Come dance the afternoon away at Vermilionville's Performance Center with Jesse Lége & Bayou Brew. Admission is $10 and refreshments will be available for this smoke-free family-friendly event. For more information call (337) 233-4077.
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August 27, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Performance Center
Vermilionville's weekly Cajun Jam is led by some of the area’s finest musicians. The free jam is held in the Performance Center of Vermilionville and is open to all skill levels-beginner to professional. Free admission is for the jam only and does not include entry to the park. Special thanks to the Cajun French Music Association for sponsoring our weekly jams!
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August 27, 2016
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Performance Center
Healing Traditions in Acadiana is a quarterly lecture series with the Lafayette Parish Master Gardeners that serves as an introduction to the general public about the healing traditions of the Cajun and Creole peoples of the area as well as the need to preserve medicinal plants, and the knowledge of their uses. This event is free and open to the public, but donations are encouraged.
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August 27, 2016
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Native American Common Ground
Vermilionville is hosting a series of Native American residencies. A different Louisiana tribe will be onsite at the Native American Common Ground, our newest expansion which is a ceremonial site for Native American representation and residency, the last Saturday of every month. This month, the Avogel Tribe of Louisiana will be on site performing traditional crafts and interpreting their culture.
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August 28, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Performance Center
Come dance the afternoon away at Vermilionville's Performance Center with Gerard Delafose & the Zydeco Gators. Admission is $10 and refreshments will be available for this smoke-free family-friendly event. For more information call (337) 233-4077.
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August 29, 2016
6:30 p.m.
Performance Center
Join us for the free monthly cultural film series, Les Vues, held the last Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m. in the Performance Center. Les Vues is curated by filmmakers and enthusiasts, mostly from around the state. The films will range from features, documentaries, student film, shorts, animation, etc. that focus on the themes surrounding various aspects of culture. Following the screenings will be an open discussion between the audience and the curator about the themes of the movie and how they apply to that culture as well as our own.
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September 3, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Performance Center
Vermilionville's weekly Cajun Jam is led by some of the area’s finest musicians. The free jam is held in the Performance Center of Vermilionville and is open to all skill levels-beginner to professional. Free admission is for the jam only and does not include entry to the park. Special thanks to the Cajun French Music Association for sponsoring our weekly jams!
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September 3, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Vermilionville Historic Village
Vermilionville is now offering a chance to experience a guided tour to our walk-in visitors.
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September 4, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Performance Center
Come dance the afternoon away at Vermilionville's Performance Center with Donny Broussard & Louisiana Stars. Admission is $10 and refreshments will be available for this smoke-free family-friendly event. For more information call (337) 233-4077.
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September 10, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Performance Center
Vermilionville's weekly Cajun Jam is led by some of the area’s finest musicians. The free jam is held in the Performance Center of Vermilionville and is open to all skill levels-beginner to professional. Free admission is for the jam only and does not include entry to the park. Special thanks to the Cajun French Music Association for sponsoring our weekly jams!
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September 11, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Performance Center
Come dance the afternoon away at Vermilionville's Performance Center with Leroy Thomas & the Zydeco Road Runners. Admission is $10 and refreshments will be available for this smoke-free family-friendly event. For more information call (337) 233-4077.
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September 17, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Performance Center
Vermilionville's weekly Cajun Jam is led by some of the area’s finest musicians. The free jam is held in the Performance Center of Vermilionville and is open to all skill levels-beginner to professional. Free admission is for the jam only and does not include entry to the park. Special thanks to the Cajun French Music Association for sponsoring our weekly jams!
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September 17, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Vermilionville Historic Village
Vermilionville is now offering a chance to experience a guided tour to our walk-in visitors.
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September 18, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Performance Center
Come dance the afternoon away at Vermilionville's Performance Center with the Bon Ami Cajun Band. Admission is $10 and refreshments will be available for this smoke-free family-friendly event. For more information call (337) 233-4077.
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September 23, 2016
8:00 p.m.
Vermilionville Performance Center
Frank & Tony Productions presents crowd favorite Paul Thorn in concert at Vermilionville's Performance Center September 23. This is a reserved seating event. Doors open at 7 p.m., show starts at 8:00 p.m. sharp. FOR QUESTIONS, PLEASE DO NOT CALL VERMILIONVILLE. Call 233-4984.
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September 24, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Performance Center
Vermilionville's weekly Cajun Jam is led by some of the area’s finest musicians. The free jam is held in the Performance Center of Vermilionville and is open to all skill levels-beginner to professional. Free admission is for the jam only and does not include entry to the park. Special thanks to the Cajun French Music Association for sponsoring our weekly jams!
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September 24, 2016
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Vermilionville
The community is invited to join the Bayou Vermilion District’s Vermilionville as they celebrate their annual Native American Culture Day on Saturday, September 24 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at their historic village. Representatives from many of Louisiana’s Native American tribes will be on hand throughout the village to celebrate their living cultures through craft demonstrations, food, music, dance and cultural exchange.
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September 25, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Performance Center
Come dance the afternoon away at Vermilionville's Performance Center with Horace Trahan & the Ossun Express. Admission is $10 and refreshments will be available for this smoke-free family-friendly event. For more information call (337) 233-4077.
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