Spring Celebration at Vermilionville

Vermilionville Living History Museum & Folklife Park ,  300 Fisher Rd. Lafayette, LA 70508

(337) 233-4077 x 211

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Dates: March 17, 2018

Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

We invite you and the family to enjoy a fun filled day with lots of happenings throughout our historic village and folklife park. The event will take place on Saturday, March 17 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. The purpose is to honor how various cultures prepare for this gorgeous time of year in our area.
The event will consists of:

  •  Egg Dyeing using traditional techniques
  •  Egg Painting and Decorating for kids and for adults
  • Prettiest Egg Contest & Pâquer Tournament (bragging rights & a prize will be awarded)
  • Face painting by Laura Westbrook
  • Arts & crafts such as Basket Decorating, etc.
  • Historical games to enjoy including Gilbert's Game of Graces & Spoon Races
  • Village animals along with baby goats and baby chickens for guests to meet
  • Sweet Dough Tart Cooking Demonstration in the Cooking School
  •  Live Cajun music from our weekly Jam Session
  • Food available for purchase from our restaurant, La Cuisine de Maman

Eggs will sell at $1 for (2). Admission is $5 per person; kids ages 3 and under admitted free. Vermilionville members receive $1 off admission.