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Acadian Village Christmas (1983)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1983-12-23

Duration: 00:04:01

Subjects: Christmas | Holidays | Acadian Village (Lafayette, La.)


  • Ekings, Robyn Reporter
  • Young, Cindy Interviewee
  • Doiron, Marie Interviewee


This segment from the December 23, 1983, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Robyn Ekings’ visit to the 4th Annual Christmas Comes Alive celebration at Acadian Village in Lafayette. This report includes highlights from a recitation of the “Cajun Night Before Christmas” and a choir’s performance of “Carol of the Bells.” Ekings also interviews Cindy Young and Marie Doiron of the Junior League of Lafayette about the event.