Tinsel & Treasures FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I purchase tickets? Tickets can be purchased in advance ($8) and at the door ($10.50 plus tax). Tickets are available at Junior League Headquarters, 504 Richland Avenue, Lafayette, LA., (337) 988-2739, and  from any Junior League of Lafayette member.  After September 25, 2013, tickets can be purchased at the door of the Cajundome Convention Center. Click here for more detailed ticket information. 

Where do I park?  During Tinsel & Treasures, parking will be available on a limited basis around the Cajundome and the Convention Center. Additional parking will be available in the designated areas next to Blackham Coliseum. Please look for the Tinsel & Treasures parking signs to make sure you are parking in the correct locations. For your convenience, a five-minute loading zone will be provided in front of the Convention Center’s main entrance. Please note that there will be no Tinsel & Treasures parking at Cajun Field. Any vehicle obstructing UL Lafayette entrance and exit zones will be towed away at the owner’s expense. Thank you to Adrian Vega Acadiana Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram Truck for sponsoring parking for Tinsel & Treasures 2012.

Is there shuttle service? There will be air conditioned, handicap-accessible shuttles for the guests of Tinsel & Treasures. These complimentary shuttles will run from the designated parking area next to Blackham Coliseum and from other parking areas around the Cajundome to the front doors of the Convention Center. Please look for the shuttle stop signs to guarantee your ride to and from Tinsel & Treasures. Many thanks to KW Smith Furniture and Acadian Ambulance for sponsoring the shuttle service.

Are strollers permitted? Strollers are only permitted on Thursday, September 26, 2013, from 3pm to 8pm. This is due to the small walkways on the show floor. Children's activities, such as Santa's Sneak Peek, are specifically scheduled during this time. Stroller parking is available in the lobby during the remainder of the market. 

Are children admitted free of charge? Children 10 and under are admitted free of charge with an adult. 

Which merchants are going to be there? We are excited to announce that we have a number of brand new merchants participating as well as some of your favorite merchants returning to our upcoming event.  Click here PDF Document for a map of our market, click here PDF Documentfor a merchant listing by category, or click here PDF Document for a list by merchant name.