Lafayette, Louisiana named Happiest City in America
Posted: July 24, 2014
The Wall Street Journals Market Watch has released the results of data collected from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention survey called the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System to determine which cities and states are the happiest in the U.S.The studys findings revealed that of all the cities in America Lafayette is the happiest and Louisiana is the happiest state. For those who live here or have visited, we have known this for a while, but now its official. To celebrate this milestone Lafayette Travel in partnership with Holbrook Multi-Media produced a local version of the popular song If Youre Happy and You Know It. The song features local Grammy winning musicians Chubby Carrier and Wayne Toups putting their spin on the classic song with a Lafayette twist. And here's a look at a behind the scenes version with the musicians in the studio creating the song. We alsocreated some Facebook cover photos and profile pics below for you to upload to your account to share the happy. To download simply click on the image, in the new browser window right click, select save image as and upload to your Facebook profile.You can also let us know why you think Lafayette is the happiest city in America by leaving a comment on our Facebook page by clicking here.