Back in the Day: A Celebration of Folk Traditions

Longfellow Evangeline State Historic Site, 1200 N. Main St., St. Martinville ,  1200 N. Main St. St. Martinville, LA 70582

337-394-3754 or 888-677-2

Dates: November 2, 2019 - November 2, 2020

Recurring: Recurring every November 2nd

Price: $4, children and seniors 62 and older free.

Time: 10:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Second annual livinghistory demonstration event and cochon de lait.  Along with a costumed guide, visitors can tour an 1815 raised Creole cottage plantation home surrounding manicured grounds.   Demonstrations will be occurring throughout the day and may include:  farrier demonstrations, sugarcane harvesting/syrup making, storytelling, blacksmithing, circle dancing, chair caning, soap production, outdoor cooking, spinning/weaving and much more.  Live music throughout the day.  10am - 3pm.   Subject to weather conditions.  Longfellow Evangeline State Historic Site, Located at 1200 N. Main St., St. Martinville. Visitors can also tour the Interpretive Museum, Olivier plantation house and Acadian farmstead. 9 a.m.-4 p.m.