NewsAround Acadiana


St. Landry Parish Chamber of Commerce to host its 100 year celebration gala

Posted at 6:29 AM, Mar 20, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-20 07:29:25-04

Raquella Manuel, President and CEO of of the St. Landry Chamber of Commerce, dropped in for GMA this morning to invite us all to a St. Landry celebration!

In 2019 The St. Landry Chamber of Commerce will make history by reaching a milestone that few organizations in the Parish, or even the state, have reached before: their centennial year. In celebration of this momentous occasion they will be hosting a new event, the likes of which have never been seen in St. Landry Parish. The parish invites you to join them in making history.

The centennial gala will be held on March 22, 2019, at 6:00 pm, located at the Evangeline Downs Event Center. This evening of spectacular glamour and awe will serve as a celebration for St. Landry Parish’s members and community with one central theme in mind, Make History. With unbelievable performances, live music, historic displays, incredible food and countless surprises along the way, the St. Landry Chamber of Commerce invites you to step back in time and party like it’s 1919! The group is partnering with municipalities, businesses, and vendors from across St. Landry and Louisiana to bring you a night you will never forget. Simply put, this will be the event remembered for the next 100 years.

Tickets can be purchased in advance by Cash or Check by visiting the Chamber Office at 109 W Vine Street in Opelousas, or tickets can be purchased via Credit Card on their website.

For more information on the 100 year celebration and to purchase tickets for the event, visit the St. Landry Parish Chamber of Commerce website at