Why locals love it
Vermilionville hosts more than 30 special events geared toward education, music, environment and culture in addition to their weekly Saturday Cajun Jam and Sunday Dances. Bayou Vermilion has seven restored original homes with more than 13 local artisans that provide demonstrations on a variety of essential crafts performed by the early settlers.
Why you should visit it
Opened in 1990, Vermilionville is a living history museum and folklife park that preserves and represents the cultural resources of the Acadian, Native American and Creole cultures, from the time period 1765 to 1890. Such a cool way to really see the Cajun clture of Acadiana!