Apr 1, 2014 6:08 PM
The eighth annual Southern Garden Festival takes place this weekend, April 4-6, in the gardens of Sarah and Harold Schoeffler, 3502 E. Simcoe Street, Lafayette. It's a weekend full of wonderful events for the whole family.
April 4, 6-8 p.m. - Evening Under the Stars
$100/couple or $75/person includes entry to all weekend events, Al fresco dinner in the gardens, silent and live auctions, music by jazz vocalist Patsy Bienvenu and pianist Darryl Washington, and pottery demonstrations.
April 5, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. - Southern Garden Festival
$10 at the garden gate Garden tours, live music and artists in the garden, expert gardening advice and presentations from Master Gardeners and LSU AgCenter Extension agents, bayou boat tours, various artisans and exhibitors, the Fairies, Lafayette Racing Pigeon Club, the Cajun Invasion BCS Dragon Boat, and much more.
April 6, 2-6 p.m. - Gospel Music in the Gardens
$5 at the garden gate Local gospel choirs and members of the Acadiana Ecumenical Choir perform throughout the afternoon.