The West Baton Rouge Museum is offering a day trip in conjunction with its current "Water Trails of the Atchafalaya" exhibit. Celebrate the region's Cajun culture, history, music, and cuisine with a charter bus excursion departing from West Baton Rouge Museum on Sunday morning, August 13 and returning by sunset. Enjoy lunch at the famed Pat's Fisherman's Wharf in Henderson followed by a visit to Vermilionville's Historic Village in Lafayette for the annual Acadian Culture Day celebration featuring live music, cooking and historic craft demonstrations, and optional boat tours. On the return trip back to West Baton Rouge Museum, allons danser! We will make a stop at the legendary Whiskey River Landing Live Cajun & Zydeco Music Dance Hall known as "The place to be on a Sunday afternoon!" in Henderson to kick up our heels before we head home! (Must be 21+ to enter.)
Participants will meet at West Baton Rouge Museum at 9 a.m. for check in and a tour of the "Water Trails of the Atchafalaya" exhibit.
The bus will depart at 9:30 a.m. and return to the West Baton Rouge Museum by 7 p.m.
The cost of the trip is $75. Space is limited and advanced, paid registration is required
. Reservations can be made in person by visiting the West Baton Rouge Museum or mailing in contact information along with cash or check payment made out to West Baton Rouge Museum.
For more information, please call West Baton Rouge Museum at 225-336-2422 Ext.15 or visit www.westbatonrougemuseum.com.
Please click here to download a registration form