I-10 to I-49 North. Take exit 4 Carencro. Head east down Hector Connoly Road, straight through the roundabout. Turn right onto Beau Basin Road. Drive approximately 1.5 miles, then turn left onto the Beau Basin Bridge. Turn right onto N Wilderness Trail Road. Campground entrance will be on the left. Thank you for staying with us.

Events

Reservations are strongly recommended, especially during holidays & festivals. We also have special celebrations here at the resort. Come join us and “pass a good time!”

January:

Occurs every second Saturday of the month. Local artists, galleries, and studios showcase their current works in Downtown Lafayette.

Artwalk – Downtown Lafayette Unlimited – Lafayette, LA

Louisiana’s Second oldest Film Festival. It’s an 8 day festival beginning in the last week of January in and around Lafayette, LA.

 (cinemaonthebayou.com)

Live music every Wednesday at pelican park in Carencro, LA.

The Mercredi Show | Carencro LA | Facebook

February:

Parades throughout the month in Lafayette and surrounding areas. Parades schedule on Home page.

March:

Free outdoor concert series in Downtown Lafayette, LA.

Downtown Alive! – Free concert in Downtown Lafayette, LA

St. Patrick’s Day celebration at  Downtown Lafayette at Parc International.

Patty In The Parc | Lafayette LA | Facebook

Celebrate Celtic and Irish American Culture. 

Celtic Bayou Festival

3-day overnight paddle down the Bayou Vermilion starting from the Acadiana Park Nature Station to the Palmetto Island State Park. 50 Miles.

Lafayette Vermillion Voyage | March 27-29 | Guided Canoe Tour (lafayettetravel.com)

 

Music, Food, and Art in Eunuce, LA.

ETOUFFEE COOKOFF

April:

Celebrate the Poboy sandwich! First Saturday of April in Downtown Lafayette, LA.

acadianapoboyfestival.com

A 4-day touring ride through south Louisiana that is a festival on wheels. Eat, Dance, and Ride your Bicycle. Takes place the week after Easter.

CYCLE ZYDECO – Louisiana’s Cajun & Creole Cycling Festival

 

 

A 5-day celebration of music, food, and art from around the world.

Festival International de Louisiane

Black Pot Beef Cook-Off

May:

First weekend in May. Enjoy fun, food, and Music.

 Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival

The largest 1-day zydeco festival in the world. Takes place Downtown Lafayette, LA.

Zydeco Extravaganza | Home

June:

Event includes: Car Show, Arts and Crafts Fair, Queen’s Pageant, and a 5K Race

Buggy Festival 2024 & 2025 in Church Point, Louisiana, USA – FestivalNexus

A 2-day music festival, presenting traditional Cajun musicians, dancing, food, and contests.

MAMOU CAJUN MUSIC FESTIVAL

July:

A summer-long celebration of Lafayette’s local restaurants. Diners are treated to deals offered by some of the EatLafayette restaurants.

EatLafayette Celebration | Restaurants & Cuisine (lafayettetravel.com)

August:

Events include: a shrimp cook-off, queen’s pageant, Fais-do-do’s, food booths, carnival rides, and the blessing of the shrimp boat fleet.

shrimpfestival.net

September:

Enjoy people, food, and music. Located in Rayne, LA.

Creole Renaissance Fest 

A celebration of sugar cane the last full weekend of September in New Iberia, LA.

 Louisiana Sugar Cane Festival

October:

Parades, pageants, and hot air balloons in Abbeville, LA.

Louisiana Cattle Festival

In Lafayette, LA, have fun with live music, dancing, a cook-off, and even camping!

Blackpot Festival & Cookoff

Celebrate cotton with the king and queen, watch the parade, and join the tournament. Located in Ville Platte, LA.

Louisiana Cotton Festival

Largest agricultural event in Louisiana.

Rice Festival

Hot Rods, Vintage Cars, and Live Music in Lafayette, LA.

Bayou Round Up

135-mile race in canoes, kayaks, SUPs, and pirogues along the entire length of Bayou Teche.

Tour du Teche 135 Race – tourduteche

November:

Rides, Games . and a Cracklin Cook-Off in Port Barre, LA.

2023 Port Barre Cracklin Festival

A 4-day celebration filled with screenings, workshops, panels, parties, and live performances. Located in Downtown Lafeyette, LA.

Southern Screen

December:

A tour of several local historic and modern homes as well as local businesses. The first Sunday of the month in St. Martinville, LA.

Christmas Tour of Homes (lafayettetravel.com)

 

 

Second Sunday in December. Parade with Santa Clause, Marching bands, and dance groups.

Delcambre Main Street Christmas Parade (lafayettetravel.com)

Take photos with Santa Clause and sip Hot Chocolate while walking through the magical wonderland of lights.

Acadian Village-Lafayette

6-week long Christmas series. Includes: The City of Lights, The Parade, The Fireworks, The Santa House, and More.

Natchitoches Christmas Home