Lafayette is at the heart of Louisiana’s Cajun & Creole Country, an area known for letting the good times roll and people are starting to notice. The Wall Street Journal’s MarketWatch.com named Lafayette as the ‘Happiest City in America’ and it’s no mystery why. With their distinctive blend of food, music and culture it’s no wonder people are heading down south with a smile on their face.
No matter what time of year you visit Lafayette they will have something for you to celebrate. That’s in large part because the region is teeming with celebratory festivals year round-from beer to boudin, shrimp to sugarcane, gumbo to gratons-there is literally something happening every week.
Whether your passion is for their rich cultural history, the bustling culinary scene or distinctive blend of Cajun and Zydeco music, you can be sure you will leave beaming from ear to ear. Plan your escape to the Happiest City in America at LafayetteTravel.com/Happy.
Address: 1400 NW Evangeline Trwy Lafayette, LA 70501 CLICK HERE FOR DIRECTIONS