LAFAYETTE, LA – The Bayou Vermilion District is hosting their annual Bayou Festival and Boat parade Saturday, September 25, 2021. This annual parade begins at Vermilionville and continues downriver to Southside Park. Join us on the water or for the after party which includes food, refreshments, and live music.
Attendees can rent or bring their own paddle craft or motorized boat to join the parade. Gather your friends, your canoe, your cooler, your fiddle, your best costumes, your dogs are even welcome and get ready to join us for a day to celebrate the Bayou Vermilion!
For more information, and to get registered visit www.BayouVermilionDistrict.org.
The purpose of the event is to increase awareness of the river as a viable source of recreation for Lafayette Parish citizens. In addition, we celebrate the efforts of the Bayou Vermilion District to conserve and preserve sites along the river, trash/debris cleanup and water quality management.