If you are looking to laissez le bon temps rouler,
then look no further.
If you’re looking to live somewhere that “lets the good times roll,” living in Acadiana is the place to be! Acadiana is also known as the “Cajun Country” and is made up of many great places including but not limited to Breaux Bridge, Maurice, and New Iberia. This ever-growing region has a little lagniappe (something extra) for everyone who is considering calling this area their home!
The Acadiana region hosts gatherings with a sole purpose to bring people together and immerse themselves into Cajun culture year-around. From festivals and live music to hospitality and good food at every corner, the fun never really ends in Acadiana. We’re a big family here, and we want you to be a part of it!
Experience the cuisines, art, and music that makes us stand out from the rest.
Below are two of the most popular festivals in the Acadiana area.
Festival International de Louisiane
The largest FREE international festival in the United States. Every April, people from all over the world gather in the heart of Downtown Lafayette to enjoy this festival.
Festivals Acadiens et Creole
Another festival that occurs every October in Girard Park right next to the ULL Campus. This festival celebrates the unique Cajun & Creole heritage of Acadiana.