Apr 22 2023


3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Springfest – A Moncus Park Showcase

Springfest is a Park showcase highlighting Moncus Park during the most beautiful time of the year! Visitors can visit our symposium to learn about native plants, historic Live Oaks, and our ecosystem, enjoy guided canopy tours, kite-flying, interactive kid’s activities, food trucks, park tours, and more! 


  • Saturday, April 22
  • 3 – 7 pm
  • FREE to the public, FREE parking
  • Keynote Speaker: Bill Fontenot
  • Symposium Speakers: 
    • “10 Things I Wish I Knew when I started Gardening” by Charity Phillips of Acadiana Growers
    • “Louisiana Irises” by Jim Leonard
    • “History of the Cajun Prairie” with Dr. Malcom Vidrine
    • More to come!
  • Multi-age Outdoor Activities: Canopy Tours with Bob’s Tree Preservation, Kite-flying, and more!
  • Food/Beverage: Food Truck Vendors and Drinks available for purchase
  • Guided experiences: Park Tours, Nature Walks, and Iris Viewing

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