Acadiana Profile - June-July 2017

Best New Restaurant

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.


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

Beat Summer Heat

When the temperatures rise in Cajun Country, the cool kids go for cold treats

Summer Fruits

Tomatoes, corn and figs take center stage during the hottest season

Artful Outdoors

Entertaining rituals are amplified by summer’s full spectrum at a sprawling country estate

Nouvelles De Villes

From the Crescent City to Acadiana On the Horizon Fans are eagerly anticipating the opening of several popular New Orleans establishments that are migrating to Acadiana. This includes the first-ever Rock n’ Bowl that will be opening outside of New…

Note from the Editor

Despite the heat and humidity, Summer is still one of my favorite times of year. As the temperatures rise, getting out into nature falls slightly down the priority list, in favor of activities a little closer to home (and the…

Fête du Village

Rustic elegance marries simple sophistication for a match made in Acadian heaven

Goods for the Guys

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.

Ways to Say Thanks

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.


Common wedding etiquette questions answered