Happiest City in America
 

Sunbelt Conference Championship Gameday Guide

Louisiana’s Cajun Country has a distinct personality, known for food, family, and fun and it’s no different when it comes to football. Voted best collegiate team nickname by ESPN, the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns embody fun.

Plans have already begun for UL’s participation in the Sun Belt Conference championship game at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 4 at Cajun Field. Season ticket holders have until 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 22 to lock in their seat location. After that time, tickets for the game will be opened to the general public. Ticket prices are $35 for reserved seats and $25 for general admission. Click the button below to purchase your tickets.

Tickets

If you’re visiting Lafayette, LA for the Sunbelt Conference Championship, check out our guide below to make the most of your time while visiting the Happiest City in America.

 

Things To Do

Whether your passion is music, cuisine, festivals, history, culture, shopping, outdoors, wildlife or a little bit of everything, Lafayette's got something for you to discover.

Places to Eat

The biggest challenge when visiting Lafayette will be working out what not to eat. If you are planning a food tour or just looking to explore the best Lafayette has to offer, here is a comprehensive guide to the city's best foodie delights.

Outdoors

Lafayette is known for its swampland dotted with moss-draped cypress trees teeming with wildlife, which makes it the perfect destination for bird watching, paddling, fishing, and numerous other outdoor activities.

Events

Work hard, play hard. It’s not just a motto; it’s a way of life here in the heart of Cajun & Creole Country. No matter what time of year you visit Lafayette, LA we will have something for you to celebrate.

Lafayette Weekly

New Orleans second-line giants Rebirth Brass Band swing into town this Thursday. The GRAMMY-winning horn-driven group will appear at the Acadiana Center... Read More

Black History Month in Lafayette

February may be one of the shorter months jam-packed with celebratory events like the Superbowl, Valentine's Day, President's Day, and Mardi... Read More

Black-Owned Restaurants

In celebration of the region’s black community, we’re exploring the Creole and soul food restaurants the area offers. Lafayette has a... Read More

Spring Has Sprung in Lafayette

In Lafayette, Spring parades in like a Mardi Gras and two-steps out like a Zydeco Queen. Gardens burst with azaleas in every shade of pink, peach, red,... Read More

Getting to Lafayette

The city of Lafayette, LA is located in the center of Lafayette Parish at the intersection of I-10 and I-49 between New Orleans and Houston and only 35 miles north of the Gulf of Mexico. The eight parishes that comprise the area are Acadia, Evangeline, Iberia, Lafayette, St. Landry, St. Martin, St. Mary, and Vermilion. Acadiana is made up of 22 South Louisiana parishes that extend from south of Alexandria in the center of the state, to Lake Charles on the west, south of New Orleans on the east, and to the Gulf of Mexico in the south.

Plan Your Escape

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.

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