Another beautiful weekend is here! Make the most of the great weather and do something fun outside this weekend. Here are our picks for fun things to do in Acadiana for September 21-23, 2012.

Downtown Alive featuring Soul Track Mind, a seven-piece ensemble from Austin whose infectious blends of old school soul, rock grooves and funk inspirations. Parc International - Officially starts at 5:30 tonight, but the music begins at 6 PM.

Strut Your Mutt 9 AM Saturday at Parc Sans Souci -  Best Friends Animal Society’s First Annual event in Lafayette, Louisiana. Take a leisurely morning walk to help homeless pets in the Lafayette area, and then celebrate afterwards at the ultimate doggie festival.

Hunters for the Hungry invites local sportsmen and their families are encouraged to “clean out your freezers” and donate frozen processed game and fish from the 2011 season. Collection sites will be set up throughout Lafayette and other area communities. from 10 AM- 3 PM Sunday.