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  • Every Saturday Weekly from 01/23/2016 to 03/26/2016 Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve

    Folklife Demonstrations

    Discover life "the Cajun way" at the Prairie Acadian Cultural Center, 250 West Park Avenue, Eunice.

    • 1:00 p.m. - Cooking demonstration. Learn local favorites from local cooks.
    • 2:00-2:20 p.m. - Quilting and sewing lesson.
    • 3:00 p.m. - Cajun music and dancing with center volunteers on hand to teach a dance step or two. The Jean Lafitte Jammers provide the music and are guaranteed to get everyone's toes tapping. The Jammers performed at the Liberty Theater's Rendez-vous des Cajuns in July 2013; thanks to Ginny Moore for sharing her pictures.
    • 4:00 p.m. - Remember that cooking demonstration? It's time to sample the dish of the day!


    Location: Prairie Acadian Cultural Center, Eunice, Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve | Map Fee Information: free Contact Name: Prairie Acadian Cultural Center Contact Email: jela_interpretation@nps.gov Contact Phone Number: 337-457-8499

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