Valentine’s Day is almost here. We are giving away gift cards to Romacelli!
Four lucky couples will win a $50 gift card for Valentine’s Day dinner.
Click the below link and email us your
NAME, PHONE NUMBER, EMAIL ADDRESS
Winners will be announced and contacted February 13th.
Gift cards can be picked up at:
The Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess
605 West Congress St., Lafayette
Win (2) Tickets to the Acadian Village Christmas lights display Noel Acadien au Village.
The Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess is giving away 500 tickets to the light display at Acadian Village. Pairs of tickets will be given away every weekday.
Noel Acadien au Village features 500,000 lights, including the fully lit Open Door Chapel, new displays for our themed Acadian home porches, lighted holiday displays with three new featured additions, live entertainment, carnival rides, local cuisine, photos with Santa, holiday shopping in the Christmas Store and much more!
Over 20 winners chosen daily from December 1st – 16th. (Weekdays)
To enter our contest, please submit your Name, Phone Number & Address to our team!
Winners must submit their name, address, email & phone number to enter the contest.
Tickets can be picked up at 605 West Congress St, Lafayette, La. (Must have ID.)
You can only win once!
If tickets are unclaimed after 5 days or we are otherwise unable to make contact with you to notify you of your prize, the tickets will be forfeited.
Early voting has begun in Louisiana for the November 8th election.
Early voting is open to all registered voters within their parish. There are no special qualifications to be eligible for early voting. If you will be out of town for the election, you are eligible. Are you scheduled to work on election day? No worries, you are eligible. If you are gonna be in town and not busy at all and have no reason that you can’t make to the polls on November 8, you are still eligible for early voting.
In Lafayette Parish, early voting is October 25 – November 1 (except Sunday). Voting opens at 8:30am – 6:00pm. All early voting takes place at the Lafayette Parish Government Building, located at 1010 Lafayette St. Office 313. Parking is available in the S. Buchanan St Parking Garage. Bring your garage ticket to the voting office to have your parking validated for free. You will need to present picture identification.
On the Ballot
There may be more on your ballot than you are expecting to see.
Along with the Presidential election, Louisiana has one U.S. Senate seat up for grabs, each Congressional District will be voting for a House seat and there are 6 Constitutional Amendments on every ballot statewide. In addition to the statewide initiatives, you may have Judges, mileages or other local officials on your ballot.
Take a few minutes before you head to the polls to study your sample ballot. Know who and what issues you will be voting on so you are not taken by surprise and trying to make a last minute decision once you are in the booth.
Sample ballots with all the voting measures are available to view at geauxvote.com
Early Voting Information
October 25th – November 1st (excluding Sunday)
8:30am – 6:00pm
1010 Lafayette St. #313 (Lafayette Parish Government Building)
Get out and vote!!
Rio Olympic Games
The 2016 Olympic Games officially start in Rio on Friday August 5th with the opening ceremony at the Maracana Stadium.
Athletes from 206 nations and a refugee team are in Brazil to compete in 28 sports and be watched by a global audience of billions.
Crude Oil Spill in Barataria Bay
The United States Coast Guard reports roughly 8 square miles of the Lake Grande Ecaille area, including a patch of wetlands, have been affected by the 4,200 gallons of crude oil that has spilled from an abandoned flow line in the Lake Washington oil field in Plaquemines Parish.
Parc Hardy :2090 Rees Street, Breaux Bridge, LA
The Crawfish Festival has also become one of the largest gatherings of world famous Cajun musicians. All weekend long you can hear the sound of authentic Cajun, Zydeco and Swamp Pop music rising from the festival.. Watch the Cajun dance contests, and if you’re brave, join in. There’s no better way to learn. There are even Cajun music workshops held in the heritage tent.
If Cajun or Creole music excites you, there’s no better place to experience it than at the Crawfish Festival!
New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival
The 47th two weekend, seven day music festival features an amazing list of musicians performing not just jazz, but rock, hip hop, funk, indie, blues, zydeco and gospel. Performances to include emerging local artists and musical legends like Paul Simon, Neil Young, Stevie Wonder, Snoop Dog, Pearl Jam and the Red Hot Chili Peppers. The full schedule of performances.
Beignets, bands and brews make the Festival International de Louisiane a prime destination for the nearly 400,000 visitors who travel to Lafayette each year to join in the festivities. The festival features an incredibly diverse lineup of talented musicians from around the world performing across several stages throughout the five-day affair. Continue reading