Festival International de Louisiane Announces 2016 Lineup

Lafayette, LA- Festival International de Louisiane has released the 2016 performance lineup. The 30th Anniversary bill will include some of the world’s most talented and influential performers such as Alpha Blondy & the Solar System from the Ivory Coast, France’s CharlElie Couture, Latin-inspired Boogat of Québec, along with up-and-coming female front-runners, A-WA of Israel. The… Continue reading

Festival International de Louisiane Presents Patron’s Preview Haiti: Paintings from Paradise, A Special 30th Anniversary Exhibition

Lafayette, LA - In celebration of its 30th anniversary, Festival International de Louisiane proudly presents a Patron’s Preview of Haiti: Paintings from Paradise featuring the collection of Yvonne and Glenn Stokes with additional paintings from the collections of John Allen Franciscus, Paul and Madlyn Hilliard and Sandra and Joel Wallins. The Preview will be held… Continue reading

Registration opens for 2016 Courir du Festival 5K, presented by Stuller

Lafayette, LA – Stuller and Festival International de Louisiane have opened registration for the annual Courir du Festival 5K, presented by Stuller. The race is open to all ages and will take place at Scène Chevron Héritage on Jefferson Street, across from Chase Towers on Saturday, April 23rd at 8am. Registration is open early this… Continue reading

Festival International hosts Artist-in-Residence Program

Lafayette, LA - Festival International de Louisiane will be hosting an artist residency program featuring France native, Pascal Danae. Danae will visit Lafayette in December 11-19th, 2015 to meet the participating Louisiana artists.  Pascal’s residency program will last for two weeks and will take place a week leading up to Festival in Lafayette, and a week after… Continue reading


Cyber Monday Sale

Get comforts like express drink lines and private rest stops (bring the kids too) for a great deal today only!                                   Continue reading

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Black Friday Sale

Stock up on Official Festival gear - apparel, accessories, vintage pins and posters! Complete your collection - 50% off now through November 30, 2015. Continue reading

Revised Amis du Festival and Festival Passes Announced

Lafayette, LA - Festival International de Louisiane is proud to announce a revised Festival Pass program and the re-introduction of Amis du Festival! After 2015’s pilot year for the Festival Pass program, the organization has tweaked and simplified the options for pass holders. In addition, the organization revised the Amis du Festival program to show… Continue reading


Don’t miss La Fête du Festival – with Chic Gamine!

Join other Festival International supporters for a roaring good time at the Grouse Room on November 7th! Be among the first to see and get your hands on the 30th Anniversary Pin and Poster, listen to live performances by the Julie Williams Duo and festival favorite, Chic Gamine! Enjoy a cocktail menu hand-picked especially for… Continue reading

2nd Annual Fundraiser, La Fête du Festival Announced

Lafayette, LA - Festival International de Louisiane is proud to announce the second annual La Fête du Festival, presented by Helmer Directional Drilling, to be held on Saturday, November 7, 2015 from 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm at The Grouse Room. “We’re looking forward to this event and are grateful for Helmer Directional Drilling for… Continue reading


Festival International is currently seeking an Executive Director. If you are a dynamite leader, a non-profit guru, perfect at grant-writing, we want to hear from you! The application window closes September 30, 2015 . Click here for more information or to apply. Continue reading