La Asociación Española de Nueva Iberia

New Iberia, Louisiana, USA

"New Iberia, The Lost Treasure"

New Iberia Spanish Festival ~ April 11-13, 2025





La Asociación Española de Nueva Iberia, Inc. (LAENI) is a nonprofit, volunteer organization incorporated in the City of New Iberia, Louisiana to serve as a vehicle for the recognition and promotion of the Spanish ancestry and culture in New Iberia and throughout Louisiana. LAENI, Inc. encourages, supports and directs programs and activities involving educational, culinary, music, and art exchanges while creating an awareness and deeper understanding of our local Spanish heritage.


Unveiling of Tiles from Spain

    2024 Membership Registration

Annual Membership 2024

Festival Registration Forms

Paella/Jambalaya/Tapas Cook-off

Running of the Bulls 5K/1 Mile 

Arts & Craft Vendors 

Founding Families Parade 


Car Show

   Crochet Ceiling

Poster Contest 2024

2024 Membership Drive 




            LA Feed Your Soul

LA Feed YOUR Soul

Car Show flyer

  Crochet Ceiling down Church Alley    Backside view of Crochet Ceiling 

                  Crochet Ceiling Down Church Alley

                            WATCH NOW - Installing Crochet Ceiling down Church Alley



LA Feed Your Soul

                   City of New Iberia                Alhaurin de la Torre

                            Muchas Gracias to our Festival Supporters and Sustainers

City of New Iberia 

Alhaurín de la Torre

Iberia Travel

Iberia Sports & Rehabilitation

Louisiana Travel

Segura Farms

Statewide Electrical Services

Judge Retired Robert Segura 

Catherine & Donald Segura 

McGee Scott Realty

Pamplona's Tapas Bar

Quail Tools

Blake Miguez for State Senate

Iberia Aggregates & Construction Materials

Coastal Timbers

Schwing Insurance

Iberia Chamber of Commerce

A&A Appliance Center

Cajun Rides

                                                                Alhaurin de la Torre, Spain                          

2022 Board of Directors


Board of Directors

Brinkley Segura Lopez, President 

Lauren Greig,                     Vice President

Ashley Verret, Treasurer 

Dustin Johnson, Secretary

Darren Romero

Michelle Blanchard 

James Viator

Tessie Segura Dore

Barry Segura

Donna Gary

Korie LeBlanc 

Christopher Segura 

Chantel Peltier

Matt Lopez

Hannah Bee

Sydni LeBlanc

Sara Espinosa

Honorable Board Members, Queen, Chloé Mixon

Blake Miguez

2023-2024 Royalty

Spanish Festival Royalty

Chloé Mixon | Miss Queen VIII

Matt Lopez | King VII

Hannah Guidry | Ms. Queen VII

Lily Viator | Teen Queen VIII  

Isabella Espinosa | Jr. Queen VIII

Kassidy Bonin | Deb Miss

JP Salinas | Jr. King

Piper Rentrop | Petite Miss

Hope Prados | Little Miss

Mya Thibodeaux | Tiny Miss

Mateo Cranfill | Toddler Mr. 

Eloise Bello |Toddler Miss

Travis Colbert Jr.| Baby Mr.

Taitum Hebert | Baby Miss 


Crochet Ceiling

  Crochet Ceiling down Church Alley Featured on:


Click here to read the article from Spain!

Spanish Festival 2016

featured on 

AAA's Southern Traveler Magazine  

Festival Grounds


Bouligny Plaza- Downtown New Iberia