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Bo Diddley performing at the Heymann Center

Lafayette’s CAJUNDOME and Heymann Center Provide Entertainment

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The CAJUNDOME, a multi-purpose arena owned by the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, hosts a variety of shows, concerts and sporting and entertainment events throughout the year. The CAJUNDOME also hosts the Cajun Heartland State Fair, an 11-day festival that attracts thousands of visitors each year, as well as special events such as monster truck rallies, rodeos, the Ringling Bros. Circus and Disney on Ice.

The Heymann Performing Arts and Convention Center in Lafayette also hosts a number of entertainment events. The 2,2​00-seat venue brings in performances from the Acadiana Symphony Orchestra and Broadway shows every two months. The Heymann Center also hosts special performances from the Lafayette Ballet Theatre as well as a number of community-based events throughout the year.

Photo Credit: Brad Kemp; Feld Entertainment