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77th annual Sugar Cane Festival begins Wednesday

Posted at 6:04 AM, Sep 25, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-25 21:45:09-04

Fall festival season continues in Acadiana tomorrow with the 77th annual Sugar Cane Festival.

The festival is happening at the old Iberia Sugar Cooperative on Sugar Mill Road and several other locations in the city.

KATC’s Abby Breidenbach was LIVE this morning with a preview of this week’s festivities.

New Iberia will host the 77th annual Louisiana Sugar Cane Festival from Wednesday, September 26 through Sunday, September 30.

The festival kicks off Wednesday at 5:00 pm with the opening of the street fair and live entertainment.

On Thursday, the sugar celebration continues with food, games, entertainment and carnival rides. Friday, Saturday, and Sunday sees more fun from the festival with parades, arts and crafts, live music and all things sugar.

For more information about the Sugar Cane Festival and a schedule of events, visit