Tuesday is a special day for Louisiana, especailly in Livingston Parish.
Laine Hardy receieved a warm welcoming during his homecoming parade after becoming a top three finalist on American Idol. This will be Hardy’s second attempt to win big on the show.
The two finalists competing against Hardy is Madison VanDenburg and Alejandro Aranda.
“He came back after a tough fall last year,” said a fan. “Now here he is coming back showing us don’t give up on your dreams.”
Following the parade, Hardy held a free concert for his fans at the fairgrounds.
Governor John Bel Edwards has declared Tuesday, May 14, as ‘Laine Hardy Day.’