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World Championship Crawfish Etouffee Cook-Off

On Sunday, March 24th from 10AM-4PM, The 28th Annual World Championship Crawfish Etouffee Cook-Off will be held at the Northwest Community Center Pavilion in Eunice. There’ll be a poker run, arts & crafts, petting zoo, pony rides, fun jumps, boiled crawfish, plenty of etouffee and a variety of other great foods. Fun for the whole family! [...]

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Eunice Marshal’s Reserves 8th Annual Poker Run

The Eunice Marshal’s Reserves 8th Annual Poker Run is March 24th. Registration is at 8AM. First Bike out at 9AM. Last Bike in at 2PM. Motorcycles, cars and trucks are welcome. $20 per driver and $15 per passenger per hand. This is held in conjunction with the World Championship Crawfish Etouffee  Cook-Off at the Northwest [...]

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Vermilionville’s Easter Celebration

The Bayou Vermilion District’s Vermilionville will be getting in the Easter spirit early on Saturday, March 23 beginning at 11AM with an Easter celebration for the whole family. The day will include a natural egg dyeing demonstration, sweet dough tart cooking demo, prettiest egg contest, paquer tournament and Cajun jam. Admission is $10 for adults, [...]

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Rendez-Vous Des Cajuns Live at the Liberty Theater

Rendez-Vous Des Cajuns live at the Liberty Theater in Downtown Eunice is every Saturday Night from 6-7:30PM. Performing on March 23rd is Acadien with Ryan Simon. Admission is $5. For details or a schedule call (337) 457-7389 or visit www.eunice-la.com

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Seven Marines Killed, Others Injured, in Blast at Nevada Training Site

At least seven U.S. Marines were killed and seven others were injured  during a mortar firing exercise in Nevada, the Pentagon said today. The Marines were all from the 2nd Marine Division based at Camp Lejeune, N.C., and were training at the Hawthorne Army Depot 140 miles southeast of Reno, Nev., when a mortar exploded [...]

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