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Tour des Atakapas

Festivals Acadiens et Creoles Run

If you love Festivals Acadiens et Créoles as much as we do then you will love the Tour des Atakapas! Celebrating our Cajun/Creole heritage is important to maintaining our culture here in south Louisiana, and what is more Cajun than a festival? Come join us at the Tour des Atakapas that will start and end at Girard Park, just before the start of festival. The longer routes will go through Vermillionville, while the 9 mile route will continue on all of the way to Bayou Tortue. When: Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015 Where: Girard Park (start and finish) to Bayou Tortoue (9 mile only) Time: Packet pickup begins at 7:30a. 9 mile run begins at 8:30 and the 5 & 2 mile runs begins at 9:00a Route options: 2 mi, 5 mi, & 9 mi Price: $45 till 9/1 $65 from 9/2-10/7 $90 day of registration Registration options: Mail in,, Swag items include official Festivals Acadiens et Creoles poster & coozie