Are you searching for the perfect location for your next meeting or convention? Look no further than Lafayette, Louisiana! Known as the Happiest City in America, Lafayette offers a unique blend of family-friendly attractions, affordability, a vibrant music scene, world-renowned cuisine, and a rich cultural history that you won’t find anywhere else.

Family-Friendly Atmosphere

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Moncus Park Splash Pad

Family-Friendly Atmosphere: Lafayette caters to visitors of all ages, making it a work trip your family will want. Whether you're planning a vacation or extending your convention travel, the city offers a wide range of activities for the family, from exploring historical sites to enjoying outdoor adventures.


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DoubleTree by Hilton Lafayette

Affordability: In Lafayette, fun doesn't have to break the bank. As the Happiest City in America, we understand the importance of staying within budget. Our planners work tirelessly to ensure that your convention experience remains affordable, allowing you to focus on making lasting memories without financial stress.

Vibrant Music Scene

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Parc Sans Souci in Downtown Lafayette

Vibrant Music Scene: Known as the Heartbeat of Acadiana, Lafayette boasts a lively music scene that showcases the best of Cajun, Creole, and Zydeco music. Whether you're looking to two-step or savor authentic Cajun and Creole cuisine, Lafayette has live music seven nights a week at local dancehall eateries

Culinary Delights

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Pamplona Food Spread

Culinary Delights: Lafayette is a food lover's paradise, offering a tantalizing array of international flavors, fresh seafood, and innovative culinary creations. Whether you're looking for catering for a convention, fine dining dinner, or casual breakfast and lunch eateries, you'll find a locally owned Lafayette restaurant to satisfy even the pickiest of eaters.

Rich Cultural Heritage

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Playing the Accordion at Vermilionville

Rich Cultural Heritage: At the heart of Louisiana's Cajun & Creole Country, Lafayette boasts a rich cultural heritage that dates back to the 18th century. Visitors can immerse themselves in Acadian, Native American, and Creole history, music, and food, experiencing the genuine hospitality of the region.

Centrally Located

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Stay Happy. Stay Lafayette.

Centrally Located: Dubbed "The Hub City," Lafayette is centrally located with easy access to major roadways heading in all directions. This makes it convenient to discover hidden gems and surrounding communities of Acadiana before, after, or as part of the convention, discovering the hidden gems of Acadiana.

Economical Food Options

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Economical Food Options: Whether you're feeding a family or a thousand people at a convention, Lafayette offers economical food options without compromising quality. With various local and national eateries to choose from, you're sure to find something to suit every taste and budget.

Free Parking

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Downtown Lafayette - Aerial

Free Parking: Say goodbye to parking woes! Unlike larger cities, Lafayette offers free parking at all hotels and on-site parking at convention and meeting spaces. This means you can spend less time worrying about parking fees and more time enjoying all that Lafayette has to offer.

If you're searching for a memorable and hassle-free destination for your next meeting or convention, look no further than Lafayette, LA. Take advantage of our warm hospitality, unique offerings, and convenient amenities to ensure a successful event for all. Plan your next meeting or convention in Lafayette, and let us help you create unforgettable memories in the Happiest City in America!