LARC’s Acadian Village hosts its 23-night christmas festival fundraiser annually in December to benefit persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities.


Noel Acadien au Village features half-a-million lights, including the fully lit Open Door Chapel, themed Acadian home porches, lighted holiday displays, live entertainment, carnival rides, local cuisine, photos with Santa, holiday shopping in the Shannon’s Hardware Christmas Store & The Village Art Gallery, and much more! Displays include themed acadian homes, lighted grounds, Santa’s Sleigh, floating oil rigs, The Gingerbread House, and The Christmas Carolers.


All proceeds directly benefit LARC’s Acadian Village and the residential, vocational, and community supports and services at LARC.


Major community sponsors include LUS, Coca-Cola, Cox, The Open Door, Cargill Salt, Shannon Hardware, Farmers Merchant Bank, Brown & Brown Insurance, AMERIHEALTH CARITAS LOUISIANA, RAISING CANE'S, KLFY, Dr. Gina Liggio Maestri, Don's Specialty Meats, Cumulus Broadcasting, Big 102.1 / Bayou 106.7, and The Daily Advertiser.






Thank You to all festival

visitors for supporting

Noel Acadien au Village

this year!

Our 33rd year was a tremendous success for LARC!


**Please check our additional Christmas pages from the drop down menu bar for more information on the festival