VISIT VERMILION PARISH!
Taste the food - enjoy the music - and get captivated by the sights and sounds of Vermilion Parish! Below are just a few of the attractions and festivals Vermilion Parish has to offer.
Abbeville Cultural & Historical Alliance Museum & Gallery
108 South State Street, Abbeville
Abbeville Main Street
101 North Main, Abbeville
Depot at Magdalen Place
2 South Magdalen Square, Abbeville
For information on what to see and do call 337-893-8550 or 337-898-4264
Le Musee de la Ville de Kaplan
405 North Cushing Boulevard, Kaplan
Musee Acadien (Acadian Museum)
Preserving Cajun Culture and Heritage
203 South Broadway, Erath
Palmetto Island State Park
RV campsites and cabins along Vermilion River
19501 Pleasant Road, Abbeville, LA 70510
Phone: 337-893-3930 or 888-677-0094
Krewe Chic-A-La-Pie Mardi Gras Parade - Kaplan
Held Mardi Gras Day. Call 337-643-7600 for information.
Louisiana Cajun Food Festival - Kaplan
Held the Saturday before Mother's Day. Competitive Cook-offs, Music, and Dancing.
Daylily Festival and Garden Show - Abbeville
Held the Saturday after Memorial Day. Plant Booths (Daylily & other plants), Educational Speakers, Food Booths & more!.
Erath 4th of July - Erath
Parade, fireworks, BBQ cookoff, Fais Do Do, fun run, waterfights, and more. For more information call 337-937-5861 or visit www.erath4.com
Delcambre Shrimp Festival - Delcambre
Held in August. Carnival rides, food, shrimp cook-off, music, fais-do-do, water fights, blessing of the shrimp boat fleet, at more. Call 337-685-2653 or visit www.shrimpfestival.net
Gueydan Duck Festival - Gueydan
Held the 4th weekend in August. Carnival rides, parade, food, music, dog trials, skeet shooting, duck and goose calling contest and more. Call 337-536-6456 or 337-536-9328 or visit www.duckfestival.org for more information.
Louisiana Wetlands Fair and Festival - Abbeville
Held in September. For information call 337-652-6155
Louisiana Cattle Festival - Abbeville
The weekend of the first Saturday in October. Call 337-893-6328 or visit www.louisianacattlefestival.org.
Giant Omelet Celebration - Abbeville
Held the weekend of the first Sunday in November. Cooking of 5000 egg omelet, arts & crafts, Cajun music and food, antique car show, and more. Call 337-893-0013 or 337-898-5884 or visit www.giantomelette.org.
Vermilion Carousel of Arts - Abbeville
Music, arts & crafts, antique car show, Cajun food & more. Call 337-898-4114 for information.
Les Lumieres du Village d'Abbeville - Abbeville
Held in early December to early January. Enjoy a Christmas stroll to view the annual Christmas lighting.