Hotels and Travel



Cajun Cup: A block of rooms has been reserved for November 8, 2019 – November 10, 2019 at Hilton Garden Inn. The special room rate will be available until October 18th or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first. You can make reservations by simply calling the hotel at 337.291.1977 and using the group code RUNNER or online.

Air Travel

Lafayette Regional Airport accommodates inbound flights from most major cities across the US.


Lafayette is located in southwest Louisiana, and is approximately the following distances from these cities:

  • 150 miles from New Orleans, LA
  • 60 miles from Baton Rouge, LA
  • 220 miles from Houston, TX
  • 240 miles from Biloxi, MS
  • 230 miles from Jackson, MS
  • 350 miles from Little Rock, AR

About Lafayette

Lafayette is at the heart of  Cajun Country,  known as the ‘Happiest City in America’.

Travel to Lafayette and enjoy our thriving culinary scene and the unique culture in the heart of Cajun Country. Our area has a wide range of things to do what ever your interest are. Festivals, history, culture, and wildlife will give you lots to discover.

Marathon weekend is an especially fun time in Lafayette, sign up and find out why Lafayette is called the happiest city in America.

To find more information about the area and what it has to offer, please visit our friends at Lafayette Convention & Visitors Center.

Recent News

October 26, 2018

Staying Visible While Running

April 29, 2017

Festival International Race Results Posted

April 8, 2017

LOPA’s 5K Race Results Posted on Cajun Road Runner’s Website

September 22, 2016

Big Pete’s Classic and the Triple Crown Series

September 22, 2016

CTC 5KolorRun in Crowley