The 76th Annual Sugarcane Festival starts this Thursday, September 26, 2019, through September 29, 2019. As a result, New Iberia City Officials have announced road closures beginning this week.

Below are the times and dates of the street closures from

Fulton Street, from Iberia to Jefferson Street, will be closed starting on Tuesday until Monday, September 30.

Main Street will be closed from Julia Street to Jefferson Street on the following dates and times.

  • Thursday, September 26, from 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
  • Friday, September 27, from 4:00 pm - 12:30 pm
  • Saturday, September 28, from 7:30 am - 12:30 am
  • Sunday, September 29, from 8:30, am - 5:30 pm

Main Street from Prairie Street to Jefferson will be closed at the following dates and times.

  • Friday, September 27, from 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Main Street from Lewis Street to Vine Street will be closed at the following dates and times.

  • Saturday, September 28, from 9:00, am - 1:00 pm
  • Sunday, September 29, from 11:00, am - 3:00 pm

Indest Street, Jefferson Street, and Front Street will remain open for traffic flow. Drivers are asked to be cautious in the festival areas through the weekend. Take alternate routes if possible.


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