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Upcoming Events for Louisiana

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Ongoing, New Iberia
Teche Area Farmers’ Market
West Main Street

The market is open year round on Saturday mornings from 7-11 a.m. and on Tuesday afternoons 2:30-6 p.m. Experience our harvest of delicious homegrown produce and homemade products by area farmers, artists, and crafters. If you are interested in participating or would like additional information, contact Trent Broussard at 337-352-0691 or Jane Braud at 337-369-2330.

Ongoing, Lafayette
Lafayette Farmers’ and Artisans’ Market at the Horse Farm
2913 Johnston St.

This market serves as the premier venue for seasonal, farm-based products and artisanal creations offered by local producers, artists, and vendors. Every Saturday, rain or shine, 8 a.m.-noon; Wednesdays 4-7 p.m. For more information visit

Ongoing, Baton Rouge
Baton Rouge Orchid Society
Burden Center

Every third Wednesday at 7 p.m., the BROS will hold their monthly meeting with speakers, growing tips, plant clinics, and raffles. Join in the fun. For more information, visit


Ongoing, Ruston
Ruston Farmers' Market
220 E. Mississippi Ave.

Come shop for fresh, locally grown produce, plants, flowers, and value-added goods. 8 a.m.-noon on Saturdays. For more information, visit


Ongoing, Minden
Minden Farmers’ Market
417 E. Union St.

Every Saturday until September meet local farmers, backyard gardeners, artisans, craftsmen, and cooks invited to show and sell. 8 a.m.-noon Visit for more detailed information.



December 1, Baton Rouge
Poinsettia Sale
LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens

Get ready for the holidays and browse through the greenhouse and choose your fresh poinsettias from a wide selection. 8 a.m.-noon. For more information, call 225-763-3990.

December 2, Lafayette
Acadian Orchid Society 57th Annual Short Course
Wyndham Garden Hotel

Contact Dennis Wollard at for further information.

December 3, Baton Rouge
A Rural Life Christmas
LSU Rural Life Museum

Ring in the Christmas season with a 19th century Louisiana celebration. Musical groups, demonstrating artisans, storytellers, and costumed re-enactors will promise to set the holiday spirit. This event will conclude with a bonfire and a visit from Papa Noel. 11:30 a.m.-6 p. m. Admission is $9 for seniors 62 years and older, $9 for adults, children 10 and younger no charge. For more information, visit


State-by-State Gardening assumes no responsibility for the accuracy of listed events. It is recommended that you verify the date, time and location of any event you plan to attend.