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35th annual Trash Bash happening tomorrow

Posted at 10:55 AM, Apr 05, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-05 11:55:40-04

Project Front Yard is reminding Lafayette residents that they can take part in 35th annual Trash Bash happening Saturday for the Bayou Vermilion.

Trash Bash 2019
Courtesy Project Front Yard / LCG

The annual clean-up event will take place from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm on Saturday, April 6. Participants are asked to meet at the Begnaud House across from the Beaver Park Pavilion at 500 Fisher Road at 8:00 am.

Supplies including gloves, litter bags, litter grabbers and high-visibility vests will be provided.

There is no cost to participate and Project Front Yard says that the first 100 volunteers will receive a free t-shirt.

Volunteers are encouraged to bring their own watercraft to help clean the bayou. A limited number of canoes will be provided.

After the cleanup, participants are invited back to the Begnaud House at 11:30 am for a complimentary lunch, live music, and prizes.

For more information and clean up site suggestions contact the recycling office at 337-291-5637.