If you delight in Southern hospitality, diverse cuisine, and celebrations of all kinds, Louisiana is the place for you. Home to the annual Mardi Gras celebration as well as over 400 festivals that can be found throughout the state yearly, there is always something to get excited about here in our state. Explore the gorgeous bayous in the south and greenery in the north, and take part in endless outdoor activities including hunting, fishing, hiking, and team sports. Discover all there is to love about Louisiana when you join us today.
Recently named the ‘Happiest City in America’ by The Wall Street Journal, Lafayette is a wonderfully vibrant place to call home. From a rich cultural history to traditional Cajun and Creole cuisine, there is so much to enjoy about Lafayette. In the University Area, find The University of Louisiana at Lafayette and experience a friendly, college-town feel. Head to downtown and discover the city’s best and brightest restaurants, bars, music venues, museums, and art galleries. Enjoy mild winters, low costs of living, and endless outdoor adventures when you join us in Lafayette today.