Businesses “Paint the Town Red” for University Homecoming contest


Several businesses earned bragging rights on Thursday, Nov. 5, for displays of Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns spirit and pride.

They were recognized as part of the University's traditional Homecoming Week “Paint the Town Red” contest.

A group of local judges selected the best red and white decorations in several categories.

Best Exterior Decorations

  • First place: Lowry’s Printing and Copying
  • Second place: The Wetlands Golf Course

Best Interior Decorations

  • First place: Axis Student Living
  • Second place: University of Louisiana Federal Credit Union

Spirit Award

D.R.E.A.M.S Foundation of Acadiana / Unique Fitness LLC

"Paint the Town Red" is sponsored by the UL Lafayette Alumni Association.  View a video of decorations.

Learn more about Homecoming 2020.

Photo caption: As part of the traditional "Paint the Town Red" contest, businesses are helping the University celebrate Homecoming Week 2020.