Media Advisory Sixth Annual EatLafayette Kick-Off Event Thursday
June 15, 2010
(337) 235-2924 Ext. 18
Lafayette Convention & Visitors Commission
Sixth Annual EatLafayette™ Kick-Off Event
(Lafayette, La.) - The sixth annual EatLafayette™ campaign promotes locally owned restaurants in Lafayette Parish. The campaign is funded with a grant from the Lafayette Convention & Visitors Commission, sponsorships from local and national businesses and a nominal fee from each restaurant. A multi-media campaign will promote the restaurants and any specials they are offering as a part of the event. EatLafayette™ will kick-off Thursday, June 17, 2010 at Business After Hours.
The official website, www.eatlafayette.com, has a complete listing of all of the participating restaurants. The campaign runs June 21-August 15, 2010.
When: Thursday, June 17, 2010
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Where: Greater Lafayette Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours
Petroleum Club of Lafayette
111 Heymann Boulevard, Lafayette, Louisiana 70503
Who: Over 30 EatLafayette™ Restaurants will provide samples of their food
Lafayette City-Parish President, Joey Durel, will be in attendance at Business After Hours and will be available for media interviews.
Business After Hours is sponsored and funded by: Petroleum Club of Lafayette, Coca-Cola, Glazer’s, Bon Temps Magazine, Event Rental, Kim Veillon and the Lafayette Convention & Visitors Commission.
EatLafayette™ sponsors: Atmos Energy, Konriko, Lafayette Regional Airport, Travel Machine, Farmers Merchants Bank, Townsquare Media, Cox Media, Fox KADN TV 15, KLFY TV10, The Independent and Calzone with a major grant from the Lafayette Convention & Visitors Commission.