Bach Lunch Spring continues this Friday, April 2 with family in for the Easter weekend and kids out of school on Easter break. This is a great way to spend your lunch hour. This Friday catch hillbilly chicken scratchers The Howdies at Parc Sans Souci.
The Howdies specialize in the sounds of folk, Komodo ragtime, speedboat blues, caucasoid swing, Presbyterian rockabilly, and greaseball honky tonk. The band includes a lot of cool dudes: Stuart Keller on harmonica, kazoo and vocals, Austin Keller on percussion, Julian Primeaux on guitar and vocals and Christopher Slim on bass. Good guys.
Bach Lunch, ongoing for 22 years now, is the popular free lunch hour series featuring different musicians performing from to Lunches are available for purchase from local restaurants on a first-come, first-served basis beginning at The concerts are held in downtown Lafayette at Parc Sans Souci at the corner of Polk, Congress and Vermilion streets. Proceeds go to the support of the LafayetteScienceMuseum.
David Calhoun and Elizabeth “EB” Brooks are the first two employees of Lafayette Central Park Inc., the nonprofit charged with turning Lafayette Consolidated Government’s 100-acre Johnston Street Horse Farm property into a passive public park. Calhoun was named executive director, and Brooks is director of planning and design.
Is it a crime for citizens to photograph, video, or take notes of a police officer in the line of duty, or a right protected by the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution? Locally, such activity, as witnessed recently, will at the very least result in a night spent behind bars.
There will soon be a whole lot of shakin’ going on at Benny’s Sportshack Supplement Depot, a new concept by Opelousas native Benny Nele. Located at 2002 Johnston St., the supplement shop, smoothie bar and café, featuring hot off the press paninis and wraps, plans to open in late May.