Fundraisers & Parties
Second Saturday ArtWalk
New and exciting art, every month
During Second Saturday ArtWalk, Downtown comes alive as each independent gallery, studio, and art house opens their doors for this free community event. Art aficionados and casual patrons alike will leave inspired as they explore the Downtown Lafayette Cultural District.
AcA is a buzzing hive of activity for this monthly gathering, with one or more new art exhibitions opening every month and a host of free art activities for the whole family.
AcA Member Events
Enhancing the cultural life of the community and promoting local artists
We are the central, organizing and convening hub of arts and culture in Acadiana. AcA’s professional staff serve to support artists, musicians, creatives, and cultural organizations across the region.
Sunny Side Jazz Brunch
The Sunny Side Jazz Brunch calls to the experiences of legendary Creole Jazz brunches at Commander’s Palace and Brennan’s, and features a performance of classic New Orleans tunes by accomplished bass-baritone André Courville.
Student Arts Expo
Experience the arts at this year’s Expo with performances and visual arts exhibitions from Lafayette Parish public schools!
Celebrating the craft of beer at the best time of year!
We honor these individuals, and we celebrate our thriving culture in the best way we know how: with a night full of food, music, and artful surprises amidst the core ‘flock’ of Acadiana’s cultural community.