Enjoy a celebration of the Catholic faith in southwest Louisiana at St. Landry Church, “Mother Church of Acadiana.”
St. Landry Church is the church parish from which most Catholic Church parishes in Acadiana were established. The celebration begins Wednesday, September 28 with the Soir de Comedy (Night of Comedy). Tours of the church and cemetery, plus cultural events of the day, will give participants the experience of how the Acadians are grounded in their spiritual life.
Festival events will also include a two-mile color run, tours of historic St. Landry Church & Cemetery, a jambalaya cook-off, bingo, youth activities, and Eucharistic celebration.
The events begin at 9:00 AM and continue all day culminating with the Eucharistic celebration at 4:00 PM. For more information, call 337-942-6552 or 337-308-3474.