Special Events

Special event and general admission tickets are available for purchase at Junior League of Lafayette Headquarters (504 Richland Avenue), the CAJUNDOME Box Office or Ticketmaster.com. Tickets purchased through the CAJUNDOME Box Office and Ticketmaster.com are subject to additional fees.


Preview Party

Wednesday, September 26, 2018
7 p.m. – 10 p.m.
CAJUNDOME Convention Center
Sponsored by Home Bank

$53 / Person
*Limited tickets available. Preview Party ticket includes one general admission entry to shop the market on Thursday, Friday or Saturday.

Kick-off Tinsel & Treasures with the cocktail party of the year. Get the first look at 135 merchants with an early shopping opportunity before the market opens to the public, food, drinks, live entertainment provided by Sweet Cecilia, raffles and fabulous auction items.


Preferred Shopping

Thursday, September 27, 2018
8 a.m. – 10 a.m.
Sponsored by Knight Family Foundation

$28 / Person
*Limited tickets available.

Exclusive early admission to the market that includes complimentary continental breakfast, door prizes and all-day market entry on Thursday.


Santa Sneak Peek

Thursday, September 27, 2018
3 p.m. – 7 p.m.
CAJUNDOME Convention Center, 1st Floor Market Center Court
Sponsored by Dwight Andrus Insurance, Inc.

Included with General Admission ticket.  (General Admission is free for children ages 10 and under.)

Bring the kids to visit, talk and take pictures with Santa! Enjoy a complimentary picture of your visit with Santa with additional picture packages available for purchase.

Please note that strollers are permitted from 3 p.m. – 8 p.m. on Thursday, September 27, 2018, only.


Cocoa with Mrs. Claus

Thursday, September 27, 2018
4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
CAJUNDOME Convention Center, 2nd Floor
Sponsored by John A. Hendry, DDS

Included with General Admission ticket. (General Admission is free for children ages 10 and under.)

Join Mrs. Claus in celebrating the upcoming holidays with cocoa, Christmas stories and carols.

Please note that strollers are permitted from 3 p.m. – 8 p.m. on Thursday, September 27, 2018, only.


Ladies’ Night

Friday, September 28, 2018
5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
CAJUNDOME Convention Center, 2nd Floor
Sponsored by Acadiana Health & Aesthetics / Vein Center of Louisiana

Included with General Admission ticket.

Join us for a fabulous Friday night shopping experience including hors d’oeuvres and a DJ. Specialty cocktail available for purchase.


Children’s Event

Saturday, September 29, 2018
Two Seatings Available: 8 a.m. – 9 a.m. OR 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
CAJUNDOME, Mardi Gras Ballroom
Sponsored by Keaty & Gouri Pediatric Dentistry

$28 / Child Ticket
(Adults enter with a General Admission ticket. Children 1 and under are free.)
*Limited tickets available.

Bring the children in their favorite Christmas pajamas to experience the Night Before Christmas to ring in the holiday season! There will be breakfast, Christmas stories, Christmas carols and pictures with Santa himself.


Merry Mimosas

Saturday, September 29, 2018
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
CAJUNDOME Convention Center, Breezeway
Sponsored by Levin Endodontics

Included with General Admission ticket.

Start your Saturday morning shopping experience with mimosas available for purchase.


Sparkle and Shine Raffle

Sponsored by Lee Michaels Fine Jewelry 

Win one of three fabulous prizes! Purchase raffle tickets online, from Junior League of Lafayette members, at Junior League of Lafayette Headquarters, at Lee Michaels Fine Jewelry and during Tinsel & Treasures.

$10.00 / Ticket
Purchase Raffle Tickets
*Only 3,500 tickets available.

  • First Prize: Rolex Ladies Watch: 28 mm Rolex stainless steel and 18 karat yellow gold. Retail value $9,150.
  • Second Prize:$2,500 Lee Michaels Fine Jewelry shopping spree
  • Third Prize:$1,000 Cash

Drawing will be held on Saturday, September 29, 2018, at 4:45 p.m. at the CAJUNDOME Convention Center. Three winners will be drawn. Must be 18 years or older to win. Need not be present to win. Charitable Gaming License #E0002756.