The RIOT Youth Foundation will be hosting a rally of 450 students to bring awareness and combat issues they face.
November 4-5 marks the first annual RIOT Experience at One Church in Lafayette.
This event will bring awareness and help to students ages 12-18 on issues they face on a daily basis including addiction, body shaming, depression, anxiety, abuse and abandonment/rejection.
The two day rally for students will also present nationally recognized motivational speakers as well as performers including; Tasha Cobbs Leonard, Dee 1, Tiphani Montgomery, Terrica Smith, Darryl Thomas Jr., Jered MacDowell, and Brandon and Katelyn Fontenot.
The event is FREE for students 12-18 years of age. Parents are also encouraged to attend and their ticket is $20.