The annual tradition of ‘Raising the Flag’ over Lafayette Consolidated Governmet to mark the start of Festival International de Louisiane was held Wednesday.
City leaders and festival organizers gathered for the ceremony.
The event drew a huge crowd to the Downtown area, and featured music from all around the world, and more food than one can imagine.
The 33rd annual festival runs from April 24th through the 28th.
To see the full list of this year’s line up and activities, click here