Downtown Lafayette hosts galleries, fine art studios and art spaces. Locals and visitors take in the art scene regularly during the week and en masse especially during the 2nd Saturday ArtWalk each month. Patrons enjoy new exhibits and opportunities to enjoy the unique social and cultural experience of downtown and all it has to offer.
The Downtown Lafayette Cultural District has been featured in various state, national and international publications and draws visitors from all over the United States and the world. All original works of art purchased in the district is exempt from state Sales tax.
A few of downtown's arts and cultural attractions: