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The Wetlands Acadian Cultural Center will team up with the Thibodaux Farmers Market (right next door to the center) for Christmas Fest. The fun features local artists, Cajun music 10:00 a.m.-noon, and a visit from Santa Claus himself. The man in red will arrive via boat on Bayou Lafourche at 11:00 a.m., so you better be good for goodness' sake!
The day ends with a free concert by the Rejubilation Evangelical Community Choir at 6:30 p.m. featuring gospel songs and holiday favorites.
The Wetlands Acadian Cultural Center is located at 314 St. Mary Street in Thibodaux.