A list of events around Acadiana canceled due to COVID-19 precautions


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The following is a list of cancellations and closures in Acadiana. We will update this list as new information becomes available.

  • Lafayette Consolidated Government is canceling public events including Downtown Alive! until Sunday March 15, 2020.
  • The Acadiana Po’Boy Festival, originally set for April 4, has been postponed. A later date will be announced.
  • Upcoming Cajundome events: Comic-Con canceled, Kiss and Toughest Monster Trucks are postponed. Cirque du Soleil’s Lafayette performances have also been canceled.
  • Friends of the Library book sale in Lafayette set for March 26-28 has been postponed
  • Activities at LCG senior centers
  • The March 18, 2020, senior citizen workshop in Arnaudville is canceled. “This is the first time we had to cancel in 26 years but it is in everyone’s best interest,” organizers said. The next TRIAD is scheduled for June 10th, 2020 in Port Barre.  
  • The Alexandre Mouton House will be closed effective Tuesday. Also the Vignettes 2020 event, which was planned for this Sunday and Monday, March 15th and 16th have been postponed.
  • St. Patrick’s Day March on March 15 has been postponed.
  • The Festival of Live Oaks, set for March 21 has been postponed.
  • The Acadiana Dragon Boat races set for March 28 has been postponed.
  • The 12th Annual Heartstrings & Angel Wings Gumbo Cookoff originally scheduled for March 21 is going to be postponed.
  • The Liberty Theater will be closed to performances until further notice.
  • The Boys & Girls Clubs of Acadiana will be closed effective Monday, March 16 resuming Monday, April 13
  • Iberia Council on Aging St. Patrick’s Day Celebration is canceled.
  • April 4th ACT testing at Acadiana High canceled
  • Acadiana Po-Boy Festival is canceled for April 4. Will be rescheduled later in the summer.
  • VFW Post 9822 Sunday afternoon Bingo will be canceled until April 19, 2020.
  • Lafayette’s 2020 Kitchen Tour scheduled for Sunday, March 15 has been canceled
  • Carencro’s Easter Family Fest set for April 4 has been canceled.
  • Shadows on the Teche is closed through March 28.
  • Rhythms on the River in Lafayette has postponed its start date for its spring series. It will be rescheduled for a later date.
  • St. Francis Diner in New Iberia will be closed March 16-20.
  • State Officials have canceled Rosedown’s participation in the Audubon Pilgrimage, March 20-22.
  • La Boule Cadienne de Lafayette Petanque Club has canceled the sponsored event at Teche Brewery in Arnaudville, scheduled Sunday at 1:30. The Pentanque tournament for March 21 is canceled. The Youth Day on Saturday, March 22 is canceled.
  • United Christian Outreach is closed until further notice. Please do not drop off any donations or visit the site until further notice.
  • The monthly meeting of Notariat Acadien was originally scheduled for Wednesday, Mar 18 at 6 p.m. at the Lafayette Public Library, downtown has been canceled.
  • Hospice of Acadiana is postponing the Hit the Road with Hospice of Acadiana Memorial 5K Run & 1 Mile Walk raffle kick-off originally scheduled for March 28.
  • St. Martin Council on Aging Recreation and Meal services will shut down at the Sydnie Mae Activity Center (Breaux Bridge) as of Tuesday, March 17. Beginning Wednesday, March 18, congregate meals will be delivered along with Meals on Wheels until further notice. Services at Magnolia Park (St. Martinville) were shut down on March 16, per the instructions of the City of St. Martinville.
  • St. Martin Council on Aging will close at 1:00 p.m. daily, beginning Wednesday, March 18, until further notice. During this time, the Activity Center will be unavailable for use for any reason.
  • Rendez-vous de Cajuns canceled.
  • Cajun Accordion Kings canceled.
  • Exit 11 Yard Sale canceled.
  • Bayou Bird Fest canceled.
  • World Championship Crawfish Étouffée Cook-Off postponed
  • St. Landry Parish Visitor Center Jam Sessions are canceled
  • The Liberty Theatre and its events are closed until further notice
  • St. Landry Parish Economic Development Lunch & Learn on March 19th is postponed
  • St. Landry Parish Tourism Networking Meeting on March 19th canceled.
  • Lafayette Art Association’s Kids Are Artists Too art competition is postponed.
  • Cajun Comedy Relief, scheduled for Saturday, March 21, has been postponed. Tickets already purchased will be good for a future date. For refunds, go to the point of purchase.
  • Lafayette Parks and Recreation has canceled their Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Sunday, April 5 from 2- 4 p.m.
  • Zoosiana (The Zoo of Acadiana) is closed until further notice.
  • Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival, set for May 1-3, postponed. No new date set yet.
  • Economic Development District No. 1 and Iberia Parish Council meetings scheduled for Wednesday, March 25, 2020.
  • The Acadiana Bird Fair scheduled for April 4-5 has been canceled
  • Catholic Charities Food for Seniors, scheduled for Wednesday, March 25 in Parc Hardy in Breaux Bridge has been canceled.
  • Lafayette Consolidated Government’s Council Meetings of April 7th Cancelled. “Although it has not been confirmed, the consideration is to reschedule the April 7th and April  21st meetings to April 14th and April 28th, respectively.”

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