For Immediate Release
Brittany Racca
(337) 365-1540
(888) 942-3742
NEW IBERIA, La. – Join the newly renamed Downtown Creative Market (previously New Iberia ArtWalk) on Thursday, April 5, 2018 from 4 - 7 p.m., for the special Cycle Zydeco focused market. Art, crafts, music, photography, music, food and shopping are just a teaser of the offerings.

Cycle Zydeco, Louisiana's Cajun & Creole Cycling Festival is coming to New Iberia with special guest Bernard Hinault, the French cyclist and five-time Tour de France champion, will participate as the first ever Capitaine de Cycle Zydeco. With over 600 cyclists from across the USA, Canada and France, please join us in welcoming our visitors to New Iberia.

The Downtown Creative Market opens from 4 - 7 p.m. and will include artists, craftspeople, musicians, photographers and more. All restaurants and retail shops will be open. There will be traditional Cajun French music at Taunt NaNa's and Blue Merlot will be playing at Jolie Fleur Florist. KANE radio station will hold a CD signing party with Cajun and Zydeco artists, then starting at 6:30 p.m. Chubby Carrier will be entertaining in the Steamboat Pavilion until 9:30 p.m.

Click here to download/print the Downtown Creative Market flyer. For more information on the market, visit their Facebook, call (337) 369-2330 or email For Cycle Zydeco, call (337) 781-9416, visit or email

The Iberia Parish Convention & Visitors Bureau is the official parish marketing agency promoting New Iberia, Avery Island, Jefferson Island, Jeanerette, Loreauville and Delcambre as a destination. Marketing programs target leisure travelers, business travelers, media, entertainment industry, and the travel trade including group tour planners, meeting planners, sports planners and special event planners. The bureau operates a parish welcome center in New Iberia.
For more information on parish events and tourism assets, call the bureau at 337-365-1540 or visit