As you know it's a big weekend for Mardi Gras celebrations all across Louisiana. Here in lafayette people are having lots of fun.
At Cajun Field for Mardi Gras the festival features great bands on a big stage and carnival rides of all kinds along with games galore.
You will not miss any floats because the festival is located right on the parade routes.
Now through Fat Tuesday festival Mardi Gras at Cajun Field is where you want to be.
Thanks to big events like this one, Mardi Gras here brings in the big bucks. In Lafayette parish alone last year the festivities brought in over 115 million dollars! We are told it could be more this year because organizers expect the crowds to be even bigger!