Posted: Sep 1, 2011 7:59 AM by Lauren Wilson
Updated: Sep 1, 2011 8:00 AM
Event Name- Downtown Alive!
Organization- Downtown Lafayette
Event Place- Parc International
Event Date- Septmeber 2
Event Time- 5:30-8:30
Event Phone Number- 337-291-5566
Event Website- www.DowntownLafayette.org
Event Information and Special Notes- For 29 years, Acadiana's premiere concert series, Downtown Alive! (DTA!) has united community and culture to create a weekly tradition and celebration in Downtown Lafayette every Fall and Spring. The Fall 2011 series kicks off September 2, 2011, with classic covers super group and DTA! favorite, Nik-L Beer. This Fall, DTA! once again offers great entertainment in the form of free, family-friendly, smoke free, outdoor concerts. Sponsored by Cox Communications, Lafayette Coca-Cola, Lets Be Totally Clear and Teche Drugs Pharmacy, DTA! features performances by Grammy nominated, renowned and up and coming musicians representing a variety of genres: Cajun, Zydeco, Blues, Reggae, Rock and more. The Fall season also includes special events throughout, celebrating Festivals Acadiens et Créoles, painting Downtown red for the UL Homecoming Pep Rally and celebrating the holidays with the lighting of the official City Christmas Tree at the last DTA! of the season on Thanksgiving Eve.