Recurring: Recurring on the 1st Saturday of September
Time: 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
The City of Opelousas, Zydeco Capital of the World, hosts the 16th Annual Zydeco Breakfast on Saturday, September 1, 2018, from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. under the oak trees surrounding the historic St. Landry Parish Courthouse. This year, attendees and music lovers will experience the energetic sounds of Cupid and Koray Broussard & Zydeco Unit.
The annual downtown Labor Day event is held in conjunction with the Original Southwest Louisiana Zydeco Music Festival which celebrates its 36th festival this year. Opelousas Tourism, with support from Opelousas Main Street, Inc. and St. Landry Parish Government, host the event each year to get people excited about the Labor Day festival music and activities as well as to bring awareness of the downtown district.
Local downtown businesses will feature a unique assortment of breakfast menu items for sale from Bloody Mary’s and coffee to Clifton Chenier Casserole and pancakes. Local restaurants and bars around the Courthouse Square, that will be open, include Java Square, Back in Time, Palace Café and Dairy Queen and The Brass Rail.