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  • Bus convention headed to Shreveport

    February 10, 2014 7:01 AM

    SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) - The National Association of Motorcoach Operators has selected Shreveport for its 2014 convention. The Times reports the proposal offered to the bus group by the Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau won out over Niagara Falls, N.Y. The convention will be Aug. 15-17. More than 100 motorcoach... more »
  • Louisiana State Knights of Columbus Convention Play Video

    April 18, 2013 7:55 AM

    The Louisiana State Knights of Columbus will have three days full of events. Between April 26 - 28, 2013, there will be a Community Golf Tournament, Crawfish Boil, KC Kid Camp and a State Banquet at the Cajundome Convention For more info on these events call: 337-235-2220 Or... more »
  • Police jury convention draws events to Terrebonne

    March 19, 2012 5:43 AM

    HOUMA, La. (AP) - Organizers of two statewide events are eyeing the Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center as a potential venue thanks to the success of last month's Police Jury Association convention, officials said. Parish officials tell the Courier that The Justices of the Peace and Constables 2013 Convention and the Louisiana... more »
  • Women's Conference at the Cajundome Convention Center

    March 12, 2012 8:11 AM

    University of Louisiana at Lafayette will be hosting its 5th annual Women's Conference at the Cajundome Convention Center. This year's theme is "Women's Education - Women's Empowerment." Participants will hear from local leaders on managing personal finances, keys to confidence, and empowering through philanthropy, among other subjects. The conference will... more »
  • Krewe of Rio Kicks-Off Carnival Season

    January 8, 2012 12:14 PM

    Mardi Gras season officially kicked off Friday and Saturday was the first ball of the season. The carnival season has officially kicked off and it was a huge party at the Cajun Dome Convention Center as the Krew of Rio kicked off their Mardi Gras celebration Vivid colors,... more »
  • National Urban League brings 2012 convention to NO

    December 3, 2010 9:27 PM

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - National Urban League president Marc Morial says the group will hold its 2012 national conference in his hometown. Morial, a former mayor of New Orleans, says he expects the event to attract more than 10,000 visitors and have an economic impact of about $10 million. This... more »
  • 2012 Republican Convention Will Be Held In Tampa, Florida

    August 6, 2010 2:14 PM

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Republican National Committee has made its 2012 convention city official. The committee voted to approve a plan to hold its presidential nomination convention in Tampa, Fla. It was a formality. The RNC had announced the decision earlier. Florida is a crucial swing state -... more »
  • Ceremonies set for 256th deployment

    December 30, 2009 11:36 AM

    LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - Ceremonies are planned throughout the state next week as about 3,000 members of the Louisiana National Guard's 256th Infantry Brigade Combat Team prepare to deploy for duty in Iraq. The main headquarters ceremony will take place at 10:30 a.m. Jan. 7, at Lafayette's Cajundome Convention... more »
  • ULĀ Graduation

    December 20, 2009 3:58 PM

    A big day for about 12-hundred UL students it's fall graduation for the class of 2009. We caught up with the College of Liberal Arts at noon. This was one of nine ceremonies taking place around the Cajundome and Convention Center. Four KATC employees got their diplomas this afternoon. Good... more »
  • Louisiana Baptist Convention Moving To Cajundome

    November 24, 2009 6:24 PM

    The Louisiana Baptist Convention says its Youth Evangelism Conference is moving to Lafayette's Cajundome. Organizers say the event has become too large and high-tech for the Rapides Parish Coliseum in Alexandria. The coliseum has hosted the conference for 19 of its 22 years. This year's event attracted about 5,000 people.... more »
  • Cajundome's alcohol sales at risk

    October 30, 2009 9:49 AM

    LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - Beer and liquor sales at the Cajundome could be halted unless a dispute surrounding $1.4 million in overdue sales taxes is resolved. The alcohol permit for the Cajundome and Convention Center is due for renewal Saturday. As part of the renewal, the Cajundome must obtain state... more »
  • 16th Annual Tinsel & Treasures

    September 22, 2009 8:40 AM

    16th Annual Tinsel & Treasures: The fun begins on Wednesday, September 23, 2009 and ends on Friday, September 25, 2009 at the Cajundome Convention Center. Tickets are needed and can be purchased at "Headquarters"(504 Richland Ave.) for $8 or later at the door. Preview Party: 7pm Wednesday, September... more »

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