Tonight at the Acadiana Center for the Arts, Dave Trainer (pictured) and Tony Davoren present Dave & Tony's Excellent Musical. The duo's performance will feature musical instruments like the bouzouki, bodhran, fiddle, mandolin, guitar, accordion, banjo and even the kazoo, with songs from Ireland and the U.S. and "a good dose of fun, silly songs and sing-alongs." The show starts at 6:30 p.m. at the Acadiana Center for the Arts in downtown Lafayette. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for children. For tickets or more info, call the Acadiana Arts Council at 233-7060.
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.
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.