2020 Bayou Regional Suspended

Please read the letter from Larry Cohen, President of FIRST, below. We appreciate your patience and understanding during this time. Please keep an eye out for future posts and emails as more information comes available.

New New Orleans Kickoff!

Still trying to decide which kickoff to attend? We went to the organizers of the new Delgado Kickoff, Samantha Candler and Ellie Buehler, to get the skinny on the new event in New Orleans! 1. Why does Delgado think it is important to support FIRST?                Our mission is to support K-12 education and encourage students[…]

Sponsor Spotlight: Laitram and Intralox

FIRST Louisiana-Mississippi are beyond grateful to our sponsors and supporters! Today, we are showcasing Laitram and Intralox for their continuous support to the FIRST program and investment in the future of STEM. Similar to FIRST, Laitram was founded by an avid inventor and engineer. Laitram is committed to continuous improvement and understands that by investing[…]

FREE Build Space for Local FRC Teams

Hello Mentors, Students, and FIRST Enthusiasts, The Delgado Community College Fab Lab and Automotive Department have teamed together and would like to extend an invitation for teams to have the opportunity to play on our campus. The Fab Lab is a wonderful resource that offers the opportunity of making and creating by use of tools[…]

Hotel cutoff dates start TOMORROW! 1/25/19

HILTON GARDEN INN CUTOFF IS TOMORROW! We are quickly approaching cutoff dates for our hotel room blocks. The HILTON GARDEN INN’s deadline for booking within the block is TOMORROW JAN 25, 2019.  We have added additional hotels for your convenience.  The Doubletree and Comfort Suites are now also available.  Please visit the HOTELS link on[…]

Book your 2019 Bayou Hotels

Looking for a hotel for Bayou?  Each hotel room booked in one of our blocked hotels means a donation to the Bayou Regional from the Convention and Visitor’s Bureau PLUS a commission to the event from each hotel.  But that’s not the only way booking in our blocks helps pay for the Bayou.  For every[…]