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Events Near Lafayette LA

Shadows Arts and Crafts Fair

Saturday, Mar 2, 2024 at 9:00am
Shadows on the Teche
New Iberia, LA
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Eagle Gleaux Run

Saturday, Mar 2, 2024 at 6:00pm
Sugar Mill Pond
Youngsville, LA
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Celtic Bayou Festival - Pre Party

Friday, Mar 15, 2024 at 5:00pm
Hideaway on Lee
Lafayette, LA
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Celtic Bayou Festival

Saturday, Mar 16, 2024 at 11:30am
Warehouse 535
Layfayette, LA
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KD Color Run

Sunday, Mar 17, 2024 at 10:00am
Kappa Delta Sorority House
Lafayette, LA
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Gulf Coast Series: Day 2

Tuesday, Mar 19, 2024 at 7:30am
Louisiana Oil and Gas Park
Jennings, LA
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Ducks Unlimited - Vermilion Banquet

Ducks Unlimited - Vermilion Banquet

Thursday, Mar 21, 2024 at 6:00pm
QSA Indoor Facility
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Rolling Boil 5K

Saturday, Mar 23, 2024 at 8:30am
Sugar Mill Pond
Lafayette, LA
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VI Family Fun Day

Saturday, Mar 23, 2024 at 8:30am
Lafayette, LA
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Scamper For A Panther Color 5K Walk/Dash

Sunday, Mar 24, 2024 at 8:00am
Delcambre, LA
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