In the News

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Recent News & Updates

Moncus Park To Implement Paid Parking Model to Support Park Operations

Moncus Park to implement paid parking model beginning Tuesday, August 16th, to support the Park’s ongoing operations and maintenance. Moncus Park, a nonprofit organization, is tasked with developing, maintaining, and operating the 100-acre greenspace formerly known as the “Horse Farm.” The Park operates independently from the Lafayette Consolidated Government’s Parks and Recreation Department and receives no city

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Splish – Splashing Water Fun

Summer’s here and the kids are loving the Our Lady of Lourdes’ Interactive Water Adventure (Splash Pad)!   Here’s just a few reasons why you and your family should come and see it for yourself: Improve Mental Health Splash pads provide a place for kids to play and explore during the hot summer months when they need

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Ochsner Playground, Our Lady of Lourdes Interactive Water Adventure Open at Moncus Park

Moncus Park is thrilled to announce the opening of two features in the newly constructed play area: the Ochsner Lafayette General Playground and the Our Lady of Lourdes Interactive Water Adventure, beginning at noon on Saturday, June 11. Nestled under the oaks past the entrance to Moncus Park, these Louisiana-Themed play features include two fully accessible playgrounds

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Bob and Sandy Giles to fund Large Dog Park

Moncus Park is pleased to announce a generous pledge from Bob and Sandy Giles and Giles Automotive to fund the large dog park at Moncus Park!!! Bob Giles, community leader and Chairman/CEO of Giles Automotive, and his wife Sandy Giles, Vice President of the Board of Directors of Acadiana Animal Aid, united with the Pinhook Foundation to

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Moncus Park hosts its annual fundraising gala, “An Evening Under the Oaks…Let the Celebration Begin” presented by First Horizon Bank

Last Thursday, Moncus Park hosted its annual fundraising gala, “An Evening Under the Oaks…Let the Celebration Begin” presented by First Horizon Bank. The gala was the first in three years and celebrated the opening of the First Horizon Bank Amphitheater! Guests enjoyed dinner, cocktails, a live auction, and an evening of dancing with the On Call Band! We’d

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