Media Advisory: Seventh Annual EatLafayette Kick-Off Event
June 20, 2011
(337) 235 2924 Ext. 18
Seventh Annual EatLafayette™ Kick-Off Event
(Lafayette, LA) – The seventh annual EatLafayette™ brought to you by The New Fly Lafayette Club campaign promotes locally-owned restaurants in Acadiana. The Lafayette Convention and Visitors Commission, and local and national businesses sponsor the campaign and a nominal fee is collected from each restaurant. A multi-media campaign will promote the restaurants and specials they are offering as a part of the event. The EatLafayette™ kick-off event, A Taste of Lafayette, is set for Tuesday, June 21, 2011.
The official website, www.eatlafayette.com
, has a complete listing of all the participating restaurants. The campaign runs June 20-August 15th
What: A Taste of Lafayette, Kick-Off Event for 2011 EatLafayette™ Campaign
When: Tuesday, June 21, 2011
5:30PM – 7:30PM
Where: Acadiana Center for the Arts
101 West Vermilion Street. Lafayette, Louisiana, 70501
Who: 38 EatLafayette™ restaurants will provide samples of their food.
Tickets are required for admission. Townsquare Media is conducting a giveaway on its radio stations.
Gerald Breaux, the executive director of the Lafayette Convention and Visitors Commission, as well as restaurant owners and sponsors who are participating in the kick-off event will be available for media interviews.
Sponsors: A Taste of Lafayette Kick-Off Event is sponsored and funded by: The New Fly Lafayette Club, Lafayette Convention and Visitors Commission, Acadiana Center for the Arts, Sysco, Event Rental, Event Staffing, Bon Temps, Coca-Cola, Glazer's, and Bayou Teche Brewing.
EatLafayette™ is brought to you by The New Fly Lafayette Club, Lafayette Convention and Visitors Commission, Louisiana Pick Your Passion, Townsquare Media, Cox, KADN Fox 15, KLFY TV10, The Independent, Travel Machine, Atmos Energy, AT&T, and Louisiana Gold Pepper Sauce.