Saturdays at the Prairie Acadian Cultural Center

Image of people dancing in front of a stage where a Cajun band is playing
Every Saturday night, "Rendez-vous des Cajuns" rocks the rafters at the historic 1920s Liberty Theater in Eunice.

Come pass a good time any Saturday at the Prairie Acadian Cultural Center. Admission to the center is free.

10:00 a.m.-noon Explore & Restore crafts workshop for kids of all ages. Hands-on fun creating unique crafts out of everything from egg cartons to buttons to milk jugs. A parent or guardian must remain with children six and under. Free. Here's a list of items needed by Explore & Restore and how to donate.

1:00-2:00 p.m. Cajun Conversations led by Francophone student Mat Fruge encourages speaking and learning basic conversational Cajun French. Free.

Beginning at 2:45 p.m. Cajun music and dancing with center volunteers on hand to teach a dance step or two. Free.

Beginning at 4:00 p.m. Learn the secrets of local cuisine with area chefs and home cooks. Be sure to stay for the tasting after the cooking demonstration and don't forget to get a copy of the recipe of the week. Free.

At 6:00 p.m., it's time for an evening of live Cajun and zydeco music at Rendez-vous des Cajuns right next door to the center at the historic Liberty Theater. Follow the link for information on
tickets and who's performing or call 337-457-7389.

Laissez les bon temps roulez!

Last updated: October 24, 2018

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