Throughout the year, we scour Acadiana in search of the latest crop of eateries striving to uncover new favorites and those poised to stand the test of time. Our 2017 picks will keep you well-entertained and, better yet, well-fed for months to come.
The Creole Birdman
Add the above ingredients, mix in a pinch of music and prepare for a steamy summer featuring tasty bites and cold drinks with friends in the backyard
Rustic elegance marries simple sophistication for a match made in Acadian heaven
Imani Guillory Fruge has Cajun country and beyond talking about her savory Southern pies
4 fabulous cake designs that delight and inspire
Entertaining rituals are amplified by summer’s full spectrum at a sprawling country estate
When the temperatures rise in Cajun Country, the cool kids go for cold treats
Stationery suites with Acadian style
Remember to say “thanks for donning a tux with me” by heading to downtown Lafayette to complete your shopping all in one spot. Genterie Supply Co. has gifts for every discerning gentleman in your bridal party.
An invigorating summer cocktail that delivers eye candy and wow factor in Lake Charles
Acadiana wedding venues to fit any couple’s style
A wedding (magazine) four years in the making
(and you should, too!)
Breaux Bridge fiddler David Greely goes acoustic, sort of
Common wedding etiquette questions answered
Things to consider 10 to 12 months in advance
While fun, being a bridesmaid can come with loads of responsibilities. They’ve helped you in planning your perfect day so show them your gratitude with these fabulous finds.
Sun protection + style
Lafayette native Cayla Zeek’s illustrations go big for Festival International
Tomatoes, corn and figs take center stage during the hottest season