Annual Events

Be sure to mark your calendar for our Annual Events. 

February 2017

Experience Mardi Gras like a King (or Queen)!Experience the parades and fun of Carnival in an authentic, small-town atmosphere. The whole family can participate in the traditional revelry of Fat...

March 2017

Location: Old Oaklawn Sugar Mill Site
Please join us for another year of fun and excitement with our Dreams Come True Family of Friends of The Brittany's Project...
2817 Hwy 87 @ Intersection of 323 Oaklawn Bridge Approach Rd Franklin, LA

March 2017

Location: from Onstead & 2nd Sts to Front & Everett Sts
Post-parade party, "Basin Brew Fest" sponsored by Morgan City Main Street.
Morgan City, LA

March 2017

Location: Kemper Williams Park
10 a.m. til 1 p.m. with children's egg hunt beginning at 11 a.m. by age category. Don't forget to bring your Easter basket!
Cotten Road Patterson, LA

April 2017

April 5-9, 2017 Road to 3rd Street Songwriter Festival and Conference...
Morgan City, LA

April 2017

Location: Downtown Historic District
Teche Drive Franklin, LA

April 2017

Location: Parc Sur La Teche down Bayou Teche
in conjunction with the Bayou Teche Black Bear Festival
Teche Drive Franklin, LA

April 2017

Location: Historic Downtown
A live music series from 6:30 to 9:30 pm on Front Street between Everett & Freret Streets in historic downtown Morgan City, held for 8 weeks every Friday evening beginning after Easter each...
Front Street between Everett and Freret Streets Morgan City, LA

May 2017

Location: Lawrence Park
Downtown Porch Fest will take place on the front porches facing Lawrence Park from 12 noon to 7:45 pm at the Corner of 3rd Street and Lawrence Park.PRINTABLE SCHEDULE12 noon to 1:15 pm - Jahne &...
Downtown Historic District Morgan City, LA

May 2017

Location: Chitimacha Nation
starting at 9 & 11 a.m. from New Iberia City Park
near Charenton, LA

May 2017

Location: Pierre Part Legion Post 328
The 3rd Annual Freedom Fest and 15th Annual Freedom Ride will be held at the Pierre Part Legion Post 328 at 333 Highway 70, Pierre Part, LA Music provided by Hal Bruni...
333 Highway 70 Pierre Part, LA

June 2017

Location: Russo's Boat Landing
EVENT CANCELlED - The Morgan City Volunteer Fire Department will be presenting the 2017 Deep South Racing Association’s “Battle of the Basin” Saturday, June 24 and Sunday, June 25th at the Russo Boat...
Off of Hwy 70 in the Atchafalaya Morgan City, LA

July 2017

Location: Under the Hwy. 90 Bridge
 Bayou BBQ Bash comes to Morgan City July 14-15, 2017 Bayou BBQ Bash VIDEO - CLICK HERE TO WATCHThe 6th annual Bayou BBQ Bash will take place July 14-15, 2017, rain or shine, under the U.S...
Morgan City, LA

August 2017

Location: Main Street Merchants
til 6 p.m.
Main Street Hwy. 182 Downtown Historic District Franklin, LA

August 2017

Location: Lawrence Park, Berwick Bay & under the bridge
A 5-day extravaganza paying tribute to two, time-honored industries, features great food, continuous free live music, arts & crafts, children’s activities, and traditional events, such as the...
Downtown Historic District Morgan City, LA

September 2017

Location: Morey Park
from Morey Park north to Bridge Road Bridge, then south to Captain Jack, then return north to Morey Park til 6 p.m.
Main Street Hwy. 182 Downtown Historic District Patterson, LA

September 2017

Location: Stevie G's
with music line up of Larouge, Peyton Falgoust, Waters Edge, Jason LeBlanc and South 70
on Belle River Pierre Part, LA

September 2017

Location: Main Street
End of Summer fundraiser includes the entire town where vendors will have a chance to line Main Street with everything from handmade jewelry to barbecue sandwiches and sno-balls. There's...
Hwy 182 Main Street Baldwin, LA

September 2017

from Bossier City to Berwick
Berwick, LA

October 2017

Location: Main Street Franklin
October 4, 2017Fit, Fun & FabulousDowntown FranklinPRINTABLE FLYER7:30 am to 2 pm - Breakfast - Local Physiciana & Programs - The LamppostSenior Adult Health Programs - The LamppostLuncheon...
Main Street Hwy. 182 Downtown Historic District Franklin, LA

October 2017

Location: Berwick Lighthouse Park
First top-to-bottom canoe and kayak challenge, 52-hour, 125-mile marathon down Bayou Teche from Port Barre to Berwick Lighthouse. The City of Franklin will host its portion of the "Sugar Race" on...
Front Street Berwick, LA

October 2017

Location: Berwick Lighthouse
Saturday, October 7, 2017 • 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.Sunday, October 8, 2017 • 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.The Town of Berwick presents its Lighthouse Festival in conjunction with the Tour du Teche where it serves as the...
3246 Bellview Front Street Berwick, LA

October 2017

Location: Kemper Williams Park
  
Cotten Road Patterson, LA

October 2017

Location: Morey Park
til 8 p.m.
Main Street between Church & Catherine Streets Patterson, LA

October 2017

Location: Historic Downtown
October 28, 2017Harvest Moon FestDowntown Franklin9 am to 6 pm**DOGS WELCOME**  Please be a responsible dog owner.  You are responsible for your dogs.  Please bring doggie bags for...
Main Street Hwy. 182 Franklin, LA

October 2017

Location: Pavilion at Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel
4th Annual Chitimacha POW WOW presented by KETA Group The Pavilion at Cypress Bayou CasinoOpen to the PublicCompetition Dancing, Food and Craft VendorsPRINTABLE FLYER Grand Entry - 1 pm & 7...
832 Martin Luther King Rd Charenton, LA

November 2017

Location: Morey Park
Main Street Hwy. 182 Downtown Historic District Patterson, LA

December 2017

Location: Throughout St. Mary Parish

December 2017

Location: Courthouse Square Historic District Downtown
with line up at 5 p.m. at corner of Jackson & Main Streets til 9:30 p.m. for lighting of the parish tree immediately after the parade
Main Street Hwy. 182 Downtown Historic District Franklin, LA

December 2017

Location: Morey Park
Main Street Hwy. 182 Downtown Historic District Patterson, LA

December 2017

Location: Morey Park
sponsored by The Patterson Economic Development Tourist Committee will be held starting at Cajun Jack and ending at Bridge Road in the Lower Atchafalaya with an award ceremony following afterwards
Main Street Hwy. 182 Downtown Historic District Patterson, LA

December 2017

Location: Main Street
with line-up at 11 a.m.
Main Street Patterson, LA

December 2017

Location: Hwy. 182
Main Street Patterson, LA

December 2017

February 2018

Location: Morgan City area and Stephensville
Boat tours into various waterways, presentations by wildlife & birding experts, photography seminar and dinner with guest speaker.
Morgan City, LA

April 2018

Location: Downtown Historic District
Teche Drive Franklin, LA

April 2018

Location: Parc Sur La Teche down Bayou Teche
in conjunction with the Bayou Teche Black Bear Festival
on Bayou Teche Franklin, LA

May 2018

Location: Lake Palourde Judges Stand
hosted by American Legion Riders Post 96 Morgan City Atchafalaya Chapter on behalf of the American Legion Charitiestil 8 p.m.
Off of Hwy 70 between MC & Stephensville Morgan City, LA

August 2018

Location: Historic Downtown
til 6 p.m.
Main Street Hwy. 182 Downtown Historic District Franklin, LA

August 2018

Location: Downtown Historic District
5 days of free live music in Lawrence Park, a Gospel Stage, street parade, a water parade with the Blessings of the Fleet in Berwick Bay, great Cajun food, street fair, Poker Run, Fireworks, Cultural...
Downtown Historic District Morgan City, LA

October 2018

Location: Parc Sur La Teche down Bayou Teche
First top-to-bottom canoe and kayak challenge, 52-hour, 135-mile marathon down Bayou Teche will be held from Port Barre to Berwick Lighthouse.  The City of Franklin will host its portion of the...
Teche Drive Franklin, LA

October 2018

Location: Pavilion at Cypress Bayou Casino Hotel
with doors opening at 11 a.m.
832 Martin Luther King Rd Charenton, LA

October 2018

Location: Historic Downtown
til 6:30 p.m.
Main Street Hwy. 182 Downtown Historic District Franklin, LA