Latin Music Festival

October 1, 2022
Parc International

The Latin Music Festival is put on by the Asociación Cultural Latino-Acadiana, which is a volunteer organization at the service of the Acadiana community in general and its Latin American members in particular to offer the free, family-friendly Latin Music Festival and other efforts promoting multiculturalism and preserving heritage. For event information, including maps and performance schedules, click here. To learn more about the Asociación Cultural Latino-Acadiana, please keep scrolling. 

2022 Schedule of Events

Latin Music Festival

ACLA Mission Statement

ACLA is an organization at the service of the Acadiana community in general and its Latin American members in particular. Their objective is to promote among its members and their families the fundamental values of the community: GOD, COUNTRY, FAMILY and FRIENDS, while preserving our heritage.

ACLA works with the community to raise funds for the implementation of programs to assist all immigrants of Latin descent residing in Acadiana, regardless of place of origin and religion, in order to orient and make them aware of existing resources; facilitate learning the language, their obligations and rights; facilitate educational, employment and business opportunities, as well as the procurement of services; so as to developing responsible and productive community members.

ACLA is an approved charity by the IRS under 501(c)(3), thus all donations are tax deductible.

ACLA Nuestro Lema 

ACLA es una organización al servicio de la comunidad de Acadiana en general y sus miembros latinoamericanos en particular. Su objetivo es promover entre sus miembros y sus familias los valores fundamentales de la comunidad: DIOS, PAÍS, FAMILIA y AMIGOS, mientras se preserva nuestro patrimonio.

ACLA trabaja con la comunidad para recaudar fondos para la implementación de programas para ayudar a todos los inmigrantes de ascendencia latina que residen en Acadiana, independientemente de su lugar de origen y religión, con el fin de orientarlos y hacerlos conscientes de los recursos existentes; facilitar el aprendizaje del idioma, sus obligaciones y derechos; facilitar oportunidades educativas, de empleo y comerciales, así como la adquisición de servicios; para desarrollar miembros de la comunidad responsables y productivos.

ACLA es una caridad aprobada por el Departamento del Impuesto Sobre la Renta de los Estados Unidos dentro de la categoría 501(c)(3), y por lo tanto, donaciones son deducidles de los impuestos.

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Lafayette, LA is at the heart of Louisiana’s Cajun & Creole Country, an area known as the ‘Happiest City in America’ and it’s no mystery. Whether your passion is for our 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.