The iconic Budweiser Clydesdales are in Acadiana and you have a chance to see them up close and personal. The majestic team of horses is in town in conjunction with the International Rice Festival in Crowley. Schilling Distributing founder Herbie Schilling is being honored as the king of this year's festival.

The Clydesdales will also parade through downtown Lafayette, making deliveries at various retail locations on Friday, Oct. 16th and will parade at the Rice Festival on Saturday, October 17th. They will be on display in a traveling stable in the parking lot of Cajun Field.

Budweiser Clydesdales at Cajun Field in Lafayette (October 15, 2015)

WEEKEND EVENTS: 

Friday, Oct. 16, 4:00 –6:00 p.m. – Full hitch parade through Downtown Lafayette

Saturday, Oct. 17, 3:00 p.m. – Full hitch parade at Rice Festival

Sunday, Oct. 18, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. – Public stable viewing at Cajun Field