Acadiana's 2016 Susan G Komen Race For The Cure is nearly here!

The race will be held in Downtown Lafayette Saturday (March 19) and all of Acadiana is invited.

Kate LaBlue, of Susan G. Komen of Acadiana, joined Rob and Bernie in the KPEL studio this morning to talk about this year's event which will prove to fun for the whole family.

The race site will open at 6:30 a.m. Saturday. A Survivor's Breakfast will be held at Jefferson Street Pub at 8:00 a.m.  The 5K Race will begin at 9:30 a.m.

For the Jambalaya Cook-Off, LaBue said there will be more than $500 in prizes for the wining team!

For more information on the race, how to volunteer and where to donate, visit

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