- The list below includes 53 free or cheap things to do in or near Lafayette, Louisiana, including 34 different types of inexpensive activities like Bowling, Art Museum, Historic Sites and Hiking Trails.
- From Evangeline State Park to Thomas Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Lafayette and in nearby cities within 25 miles like New Iberia, St. Martinville, Opelousas and Breaux Bridge.
Painting with a Twist is a private party facility that also hosts occasions including weddings, family reunions, corporate events, and team building activities. The studio also contains a refrigerator and cups.
The New Iberia City Park has playgrounds, a pool, a recreation center with weight room and a walking track, softball fields, pavilions, a meditation garden, gazebo, horseshoe pit, senior citizen's building, a public boat launch, tennis courts.
The Community Center is a multi-purpose recreational facility that includes basketball courts, volleyball courts, and a badminton court. The facility also has a fitness room, pickle ball courts, and several activity rooms.
Dedicated to the event of transporting orphan, and sometimes homeless children, to an orphanage the Louisiana Orphan Train Museum will provide heart wrenching exhibits. View painted depictions of the event or discover who the children of the events were.