From large malls to boutique and antique shops, the Lafayette area has something for everyone. Lafayette is also the Hub City for shopping, drawing visitors from within a 50-mile radius. These 600,000 shoppers add up to continuously record-breaking sales tax revenues generated by Lafayette’s retail centers. Over 30 percent of dollars in Lafayette is brought in by spenders from outside of the parish’s borders.
There are five major shopping areas: the Acadiana Mall, the Oil Center, River Ranch Traditional Neighborhood Development, Upper Lafayette, and Downtown Lafayette. All five offer the consumer a great variety of goods and services in Lafayette, and each offers a unique atmosphere. At the Acadiana Mall, shoppers can find
major department stores and national retail chains. The Oil Center, River Ranch, and Downtown Lafayette contain locally owned shops selling clothing, gifts and unique items, in addition to restaurants. There are also dozens of other shopping centers and national chains to meet the needs of shoppers.
Van Eaton & Romero
Service Chevrolet Cadillac
Paragon Casino Resort