KTDY has been collaborating with the people of Acadiana to make some great lists of the best of what the area has to offer. Here's a list of some of of those businesses.

  • Where To Find Lafayette’s Best Boudin Balls

    Boudin balls are essentially the content of boudin molded into a ball, battered a few times, then fried to perfection. Yes they will clog your arteries but they sure are good when cooked right. So I set out on a Facebook quest to find out where you thought we could find the best boudin balls in the area, here are some of the responses:

  • Best Playgrounds in Lafayette – Our Top Five

    Thankfully, here in Lafayette, we've got plenty to choose from when it comes to entertaining venues for the family. Most kids love to swing and slide, run and have fun, so here's a list of five of our top playgrounds and play areas in Lafayette.

  • Best Places to Go Swimming in Lafayette – Our Top Five

    It's South Louisiana, and Summers can be brutal when it comes to temperatures. In order to keep you cooled off and ready for summer we have compiled a list of our top 5 places to go swimming in the Lafayette area.

  • Best Places To Take Dad On Fathers Day – Top Five

    Your dad, pops, the old man, he's been there for you your whole life, now it's time to be there for him on this special day. Whether your dad's an outdoor type, tech savy, or appreciates some of the finer things in life, this list will help guide you on where to bring your dad on Fathers Day.

  • Five Labor Day ‘We Hope You’re On Sale’ Items In Acadiana

    In order to get you ready for this year's Labor Day, we have compiled a list of what we want to save on. Labor Day is known for it's sales, so here are our Top 5 “we hope you're on sale” items.

  • Where to Buy Halloween Costumes in Lafayette – Our Top Five

    Whether you’re digging in Grandma’s attic or shopping for the newest, coolest packaged ensemble, we wish you happy hunting! Here are some of the best places in Lafayette to find your Halloween 2011 costume.

  • Restaurants Serving Thanksgiving Dinner in Lafayette [Or Get You Ready For Home]

    Thanksgiving is a special time, and can also be quite stressful if you’re not comfortable in the kitchen. Well, it’s a good thing we live in Lafayette (and Acadiana), recently voted the best small town for food by Rand McNally. With all the options available, it should make things just a little easier this year. From eating out to having the main courses prepared for you, check out the list of places that will help make your Thanksgiving a snap.

  • Shopping for a Christmas Tree in Lafayette – 5 Great Tree Farms

    If you opt for live rather than artificial, there's plenty of places in Lafayette and the Acadiana to shop for a Christmas tree. Here are 5 great places to get your tree this year, from tree farms to sales that benefit the community.