Let's celebrate! Lafayette was founded in 1848 — and then incorporated in 1968. Please join us as we commemorate the 50th anniversary of our incorporation at this family-friendly and fun-filled community event. This free event is open to all so invite your friends and neighbors!
Here is a quick list of featured activities:
— Live Music by David Martins House Party
— Parade (5pm)
— Historical Displays, featuring Town Hall Theatre
actors in period custom.
— Community Organization Booths
— KidZone with games and fun activities
— Time Capsule
— Food and drink for sale, including a special Back Forty Texas BBQ Roadhouse & Saloon
dinner that will be served from 4-7pm — see insider tip #1 below for how you can save 50% on the dinner!
Get full event details on the City's website by clicking: http://bit.ly/Lafayette50th
(1) Save on your Back Forty BBQ Dinner: Be among the first 1000 people to pre-buy the BBQ dinner tickets online and save 50%! Click «Tickets» Link in this event to buy an adult dinner ticket for $10 (instead of $20) and a child's ticket for $5, instead of $10) — or go to http://bit.ly/lafayette-50
(2) Time Capsule Contributions: Don't forget to bring something to put into our new Lafayette time capsule to be opened in 2068!
(3) Don't Miss Anything: Arrive at 2:30pm (instead of 4pm) and take part in the pre-event reception honoring early City Council members, mayors, and longtime members of our community, including businesses operating 50+ years and people who have lived in Lafayette for at least 50 years. (Community Room, Lafayette Library and Learning Center)