L'Argent Chicken Run, Rodeo, & Parade

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Feb 9, 2018 to Feb 11, 2018

Lil Nate's 8th Annual L'Argent Chicken Run, Rodeo, & Parade

Time: Times listed below

It's a Mardi Gras weekend in Opelousas with parades, a chicken run, and zydeco headliners including Lil Nate, Chris Ardoin, Brian Jack, and Leon Chavis! Start making your plans now. 

Friday, February 9 
10pm-2am – Kickoff Dance 

Saturday, February 10 - Events at Yambilee Arena Building
1pm – Go to the rodeo featuring roping, barrel racing, and buddy pickup
10pm-2am – Live music  

Sunday, February 11 - Events at Yambilee Arena Building
12pm – The trail ride leaves from the Yambilee Arena
1pm – The parade will leave the Yambilee grounds, head south on Railroad Ave., west on Park Ave., and north on Bullard St. Once the parade approaches Hwy. 190, it will continue west on Charles Burr Ln., north on Colorado Ave., and back to the Yambilee grounds on Vine St.
4pm-8pm – Live music   

Miller's Zydeco Hall of Fame at 11154 Hwy. 190, Opelousas | Yambilee Arena at 1939 W. Landry St. (Hwy. 190), Opelousas

Venue:  Miller's Zydeco Hall of Fame,
Address:  1939 W Landry St, Opelousas, LA
 Contact:  Dustin Miller 337-319-0639 or Marilyn Potier 832-217-6935
Admission Cost:  
Phone:  337-319-0639 or 832-217-6935