Media Advisory
July 20, 2016
For Immediate Release
Brittany Racca
(337) 365-1540
(888) 942-3742
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Shadows-on-the-Teche Tour Guide Training Sessions 


What: Free Guide Training Sessions

When: Tuesdays & Thursdays, Aug. 9-30, 2016, 5:15 p.m.

Where: Shadows Visitor Center, 317 E. Main St., New Iberia, La.


Shadows-on-the-Teche will hold FREE guide training sessions every Tuesday at the Shadows Visitor Center at 5:15 - 7:15 p.m. from Aug. 9-30, 2016.

The topics addressed will include the sugar industry and others, which will focus on the lives of the Weeks family and the men and women who worked in their homes and plantations. The training sessions are intended for their current volunteer guides too since additional information will be presented.

People interested in training need to register by Aug. 8 by calling the Shadows at (337) 369-6446, or by emailing

The Iberia Parish Convention & Visitors Bureau is the official parish marketing agency promoting New Iberia, Avery Island, Jefferson Island, Jeanerette, Loreauville and Delcambre as a destination. Marketing programs target leisure travelers, business travelers, media, entertainment industry, and the travel trade including group tour planners, meeting planners, sports planners and special event planners. The bureau operates a parish welcome center in New Iberia.
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Iberia Parish Convention & Visitors Bureau
2513 Hwy 14 | New Iberia, LA | 70560
(337) 365-1540 | (888) 942-3742