Saturday April 27th

Breaux Bridge - Parks - St. Martinville - Catahoula - Loreauville - New Iberia

Main Route = 40miles / 64km

Long Route = 70miles / 113km
 

RIDE OVERVIEW:

Saturday will include the option to visit Lake Martin, a first for Cycle Zydeco. The final destination is New Iberia and their is plenty to see and do all day starting with the Spanish Festival then by New Iberia Creative Market and ending with Roddy Romero and the Hub CIty All Stars.

Breakfast: is on your own so check out your Zydeco Bucks options:

  • Cajun Market Donuts ZB

  • Buck & Johnny’s World Famous Zydeco Breakfast music starts at 7:30am

  • Chez Jacqueline ZB

  • Cafe Sydnie Mae ZB opens

  • Tante Marie ZB opens 6:00am (Cajun jam starts at 10:30a)

  • Cochon Cannery ZB on site at St. Bernard School

  • Cafe 20.3 ZB on site at St. Bernard School

LUNCH:

You will have a few options in St. Martinville along with live music by Amis du Teche underneath the oak. There are a couple of options in Loreauville. There will be several option in down town New Iberia and at the Spanish Festival.

  • Anna Durand Catering under the Oak in St. Martinville

  • St. John Restaurant in St. Martinville

  • Brown Skillet II in St. Martinville


  • Kajun King in St. Martinville

  • Roberts Lounge in St. Martinville (bloody Mary’s)

  • Teche Cafe in Loreauville

LUNCH & DINNER:

New Iberia will have a variety of lunch and dinner options available to you, inluding the vendors at the Spanish Festival.

  • Little River Inn in New Iberia ZB

  • Preservation Bar & Grill in New Iberia ZB

  • Beau Soileau Cafe in New Iberia ZB

  • @@ at Cane River Pecan with music @@-@@

  • Victor’s Cafeteria

  • Bojangle’s Sushi

  • Pelican’s on the Bayou

  • Freddie’s Almost Famous BBQ

6:00AM: Shuttle services start between Lafayette hotels, Blackham Coliseum and St. Bernard School/Parc Pont Breaux in downtown Breaux Bridge.

Luggage trucks will be staged at Microtel Inn (Breaux Bridge), Holiday Inn Express (Henderson) & Parc Pont Breaux. If you are staying in a Lafayette hotel or at Blackham Coliseum, pack a day bag with a change of shoes and clothes and bring them with you to Breaux Bridge to put in a luggage truck. If you are staying at the Microtel Inn or Holiday Inn Express be sure to put your luggage on the trailer at the hotel. Do not carry your luggage on the shuttle. Day bags are permitted on shuttles from Lafayette hotels and Blackham.

7:00a - 9:00a: Check-in for Part Time Partiers/weekend riders will be at St. Bernard School in Breaux Bridge. For route options, lodging and parking info please see the FAQ page "What is Weekend Warrior"

7:30a - 9:00a:  Start riding to the next party y’all. Breaux Bridge Police and St. Martin Sheriff Officers will provide traffic support as you leave Parc Pont Breaux.

NOTES: We will close up St. Bernard and start moving all equipment to New Iberia at 9:00a. Please have your bike and other gear situated before we leave. In addition to St. Martinville, consider New Iberia’s Spanish Festival for lunch.



2:00p - until:  Shower trucks, day bags, and luggage will be available for you at New Iberia City Park.

2:00p - 11:00p Shuttle Services between New Iberia City Park, Downtown New Iberia, our destination hotel Hampton Inn New Iberia, and the Lafayette hotels.

It is an easy 0.5 mile walk or ride from New Iberia City Park to the Steamboat Pavilion in the heart of Downtown. Bring your bike locks, lights, and Zydeco Bucks. 

3:00p - 5:30p Complimentary therapy and massages from Matt Smith with Clark Chiropractic. Available next to Matt will be Minute Med with IV Fluid Re-hydration.

NEW IBERIA SPANISH FESTIVAL

&

NEW IBERIA CREATIVE MARKET

GREAT DEALS & DINNER:

  • Taunt Na Na's Flea Market: Free Popcorn for Cycle Zydeco riders.

  • Shadows-on-the-Teche Historic Home: Experience a beautifully preserved Antebellum southern home from 2:00p - 5:30p.

  • Conrad Rice Mill/Konriko Company Store: Special tour rate of $2.80 for all participants in Cycle Zydeco. Tour hours are from 10:00a - 5:00p. More info.

  • Iberia Parish Library: Free tour of the Bunk Johnson Jazz Collection Room, where you can listen to a sampling of his music and/or watch an informative video. 445 E. Main St.

  • Sweet Interiors: 25% off all wall art

Zydeco Bucks Participating Restaurants:  To be Announced

2:00p - 10:00p   Cash bar next to the Steamboat Pavilion in Downtown New Iberia.  Be sure to bring the redeemable drink tickets provided in your registration packet!

6:30p - 9:30p    Live Cajun & Zydeco music with Roddie Romero and the Hub City All-Stars, at the Steamboat Pavilion in downtown New Iberia following the Spanish Festival

11:00p  Shuttles will run until 11:00p.

NEW IBERIA CITY PARK

Rest Stops(SAG stations):

  • 9:00a - 2:00p St. Martinville (Long Route)

  • 10:00a - 3:00p Clifton Cheneir Club (Main & Long)

  • 8:00a - 10:30p Catahoula (Long Route, mile 25)

  • 11:00p - 4:00p Sugar Co-Op area (Main & Long)

  • 2:00p - 6:00p New Iberia City Park

  • 12:00p Cycle Zydeco bar set up at Boulginy Plaza