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One of the many colorful floats on parade during Mardi Gras in Lafayette
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Lafayette is considered the center of Cajun culture in Louisiana.

A family having fun at the Festivals Acadiens et Creoles in Lafayette
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Lafayette was named Happiest City in America by “Wall Street Journal’s”

Lily pads float in a pond in front of a country house in Vermilionville
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The city was first called Vermilionville.

The sunset over Lafayette's Lake Martin
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