Lighting of Le Vieux Village
The Lighting of Le Vieux Village is a holiday favorite event in Opelousas held each year on the first Friday in December. The lighting offers visitors the perfect way to experience the magic of the holiday season.
Lighting of Le Vieux Village feature many activities for kids such as a petting zoo, train rides, Santa photos, a cupcake decorating station, and an ornament making station and a Christmas choir music. Special guests at the event include Elsa & Olaf, Mickey & Minnie, Paw Patrol, Elmo, Minion. Vendors with specialty items will be set up around the village. Some of these items include arts and craft, baby, handmade jewelry, Christmas specialties, baked goods, and more. In addition, food items will be available for purchase.