Local Restaurants http://redriverradio.org en Lafayette highlights 73 restaurants in eat local push http://redriverradio.org/post/lafayette-highlights-73-restaurants-eat-local-push <p>The city of Lafayette has launched its eat local campaign. EatLafayette is in its ninth year of promoting the mom-and-pop restaurants that have put Lafayette on the map as a foodie town. Ben Berthelot, executive director of the Lafayette Convention and Visitors Commission, has found that over the years more and more local restaurants have pulled together for this campaign.</p><p></p><p>“We went from 19 restaurants in a two-week campaign nine years ago, to this year we have basically a three-month campaign and 73 restaurants participating," Berthelot said.</p> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 14:16:33 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 29306 at http://redriverradio.org Lafayette highlights 73 restaurants in eat local push