Christmas on the Cajun Coast

Christmas on the Cajun Coast

Throughout St. Mary Parish

St. Mary Parish, LA



Find special holiday hotel and shopping deals along with events, and Come Christmas on the Cajun Coast! Check your shopping list twice!Christmas on the Cajun Coast

November 1-26th, 2022
Spirit of Morgan City Shopping Spree - Get your punch card and shop local in Morgan City Main Street and throughout the area. 

November 19, 2022
Season’s Beatings Wrestling - Gulf State Wrestling with host fundraiser for Toys for Tots at the Morgan City Auditorium.  Seasons Beatings 6, Doors Open, 5 pm, Bell Time, 6 pm.  985-518-0433.

November 20th, 2022
Friendsgiving brunch - Food by Morgan's Restaurant, bottomless mimosas and a photo set up. Held at The Old Building Event Venue 3190 First street in Berwick. Get tickets or call 985-384-1560 for more info. 

Papa Noel Cajun Coast Christmas

November 24th, 2022
Thanksgiving night at 6:00pm - Annual Shrimp boat lighting and Surprise meet/greet with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Located on Brashear Ave. in Morgan City. Call 985-380-4600 for more information.

November 25, 2022 – January 3, 2023
Always the Friday after Thanksgiving to January 3, 2023
Traditional Idlewild Plantation Christmas Lighting driving tour will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 5 to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Kemper Williams Park in Patterson for $2 per car (Dependent on Weather).  Contact 985-395-2298 for more information.

November 26, 2022
Spirit of Morgan City Christmas Festival - Join us for a new holiday tradition after Mistletoe & Moss in Lawrence Park! Enjoy live music, caroling, food & fun!

November 27, 2022
Mistletoe & Moss Holiday Market - HUGE holiday market with craft vendors, makers, food products and more! 11am to 4pm under the HWY 90 Bridge in Morgan City. Contact 985-380-4639, email or for more information or to become a vendor.

November 29, 2022
Annual Berwick Lighthouse Christmas Lighting will be held at 6 p.m. See the beautiful lights on the Atchafalaya and meet Santa & Mrs. Claus! Contact 985-384-8858 for more information.

December 1 – 31, 2022
Always the month of December
Victorian Christmas at the Grevemberg House and Shadowlawn with Victorian style tree and seasonal greenery will be held daily (closed Christmas Eve and Day) from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Franklin by the historic district for $12per person, $10 for seniors and $8 for children. Contact 337-828-2092 for more information.

December 1 – 31, 2022
Oaklawn Manor plantation home is the residence of Louisiana's current governor, Mike Foster. Elaborately adorned for Christmas, with a different style tree in every room. Open daily 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 3296 E. Oaklawn, Franklin. For more information, 337-828-0434.

December 3, 2022
Franklin’s Bayou to Main Market Place
Shop for family and friends. Jewelry makers, artists, homemade goods, and food, 8 am to 2 pm. Downtown Franklin.

December 3, 2022
Always 1st Saturday of December
City of Franklin Christmas Golf Cart Parade and Lamplighter Ceremony will be held with line up at 5 p.m. and parade will begin at 6 p.m. at corner of Jackson and Main Streets and ending at the Courthouse Square with the lighting of the parish tree immediately after the parade. 

December 5, 2022
Moonlight Monday Holiday Shopping - Morgan City Main Street, 4 to 8 p.m. downtown historic Front Street. Music, Food and Shopping with local vendors.
December 5th, 2022 - January 7th, 2023
Christmas Lights on Bayou Teche will be on nightly by tuning in to 93.5 FM on Teche Drive, Main, Martin Luther King and Iberia Streets in Franklin. Over 1 million lights along Parc Sur La Teche!
December 5, 2022
Christmas Teddy Bear Tea
Join us for an afternoon Christmas Teddy Bear Tea with Santa. We will have finger foods and Christmas treats, drinks for children (milk, tea, water options), champagne/mimosas and tea for adults. After storytime with Santa, pictures will be available for an additional $20 per digital image from Abigail Kathleen Photography. Tickets for girls and boys 12 and under $35 each, adults $50 each, 4:30 to 6:30 pm, 3190  1st Street, Berwick. Get tickets.
December 10, 2022 
Franklin Merchants Association Mingle & Jingle Downtown Franklin merchant's event where shops stay open until 8 p.m., Shopping discounts, Family Fun, Santa and more.  10 am to 8 pm.
December 10, 2022
Bernice Street Christmas by Candlelight will be held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. on Bernice Street (one way only) in Morgan City. Contact 985-384-8180 for more information.
December 10, 2022
Miracle on First Street - Join us for our 4th annual Miracle on First Street market along First Street in Berwick! More than 50 vendors, music, food, and more!, 3190 First Street, Berwick, 3 to 8pm.
December 11, 2022
City of Patterson Annual Christmas Street Parade will be held at 2 p.m. down Hwy. 182 Main Street in Patterson. Contact 985-395-5205 for more information.

December 11, 2022 
Don't miss the magnificent Tour of Homes, hosted by the St. Mary Louisiana Landmarks Society. The tour features private and public homes - Oaklawn Manor, Palfrey House, Arlington, Shadowlawn, Bittersweet, and the Smardon Home, as well as Church of Assumption and St. Mary's Episcopal. 

December 17, 2022
Spirit of Christmas Parade will run from Second Street to the Morgan City Historic District, beginning at 6 pm. Contact 985-225-6121 for more information.
December 31, 2022 – Happy New Year!
City of Franklin New Year’s Eve Celebration will be held beginning at 6 p.m. to Past Midnight – Historic Downtown Franklin.