Festivals Acadiens et Créoles

Festival de Musique Acadienne et Créole

Festival de Musique will showcase the best of Cajun and Zydeco music at the annual Fetivals Acadiens beneath the spreading oaks of Girard Park in Lafayette, LA. Festival de Musique Acadienne, celebrating 36 years of entertainment, originated as the Tribute to Cajun Music Festival, and event that was designed to attract and educate the younger generation to the traditional values of the Cajun culture. Festival de Musique Acadienne now attracts Louisiana's best Cajun and Zydeco bands and draws thousands of people from across the country and around the world.


Absolutely no ice chests allowed on festival grounds. For safety purposes, open fires/pits, glass containers, bicycles, skateboards, RVs and pets are also not allowed. Schedule subject to change without notice.


  • 5:30 - 7:00: Roddie Romero & Hub City All-Stars with Special Guest
  • 7:15 - 8:45: Rockin Dopsie
  • 10:30 - 11:30: Ryan Brunet et Les Ferailles
  • 10:45 - 11:45: Kira Viator & Bayou Beat
  • 11:00 - 12:00: Donny Broussard & Cajun All-Stars
  • 11:00 - 12:00: Huval – Fuselier Cajun Trio
  • 11:45 - 12:45: Junior Hebert with Special Guest Walter Mouton (Canadian Band)
  • 12:00 - 1:00: Ruben Moreno & Zydeco Re-Evolution
  • 12:15 - 1:15: Jeffrey Broussard & the Creole Cowboys
  • 12:15 - 1:15: Mid City Playboys
  • 1:00 - 2:15: Lil Wayne & Same Ole Two Step
  • 1:15 - 2:15: Lost Bayou Ramblers
  • 1:30 - 2:30: JJ Callier
  • 1:30 - 2:30: Savoy Family Band
  • 2:30 - 3:30: Belzebuth
  • 2:30 - 3:30: Pine Leaf Boys
  • 2:45 - 4:00: TK Hulin & Smoke featuring Charlene Howard and Steve Adams
  • 3:45 - 4:45: Bonsoir Catin
  • 3:45 - 4:45: Jackie Callier with Special Guest Walter Mouton
  • 2:45 - 3:45: Magnolia Sisters
  • 4:00 - 5:00: Leroy Thomas
  • 4:15 - 5:30: Nathan Williams & the Zydeco Cha Cha's
  • 5:00 - 6:00: Feufollet
  • 5:00 - 6:30: Geno Delafose & French Rockin Boogie
  • 5:15 - 6:15: Terry & the Zydeco Bad Boys
  • 6:15 - 7:30: Balfa Toujours
  • 9:00 - 10:00: French Mass
  • 10:30 - 11:30: La Recolte
  • 10:30 - 11:30: Robert Jardell & Pure Cajun
  • 11:00 - 12:00: Jambalaya featuring DL Menard
  • 11:00 - 12:00: TBD
  • 11:45 - 12:45: Babineaux Sisters
  • 11:45 - 12:45: Jason Frey
  • 12:15 - 1:15: Preston Frank and the Frank Family Band
  • 12:15 - 1:15: Rusty Metoyer
  • 1:00 - 2:00: High Performance
  • 1:00 - 2:00: The Revelers
  • 1:30 - 2:30: Kyle Huval and the Dixie Ramblers
  • 1:30 - 2:30: Zydeco Radio
  • 2:15 - 3:15: Cedric Watson & Bijou Creole
  • 2:15 - 3:15: Keith Frank & Soileau Family Band
  • 2:45 - 3:45: Jesse Leger
  • 2:45 - 3:45: The Has Beans with Special Guest Mike Hanisee & Tommy Shreve
  • 3:30 - 4:30: Chris Ardoin & the Original Hi-Rollers - Tribute to Beau Jocque
  • 3:30 - 4:45: Courtbouillon
  • 4:00 - 5:00: Cedryl Ballou & Zydeco Trendsetters
  • 4:00 - 5:30: Creole String Beans Swamp Pop Revue Featuring Warren Storm & Tommy McLain
  • 4:45 - 5:45: Steve Riley & Mamou Playboys
  • 5:00 - 6:15: Lil Nate & Zydeco Big Timers
  • 5:15 - 6:15: Richard Lebeouf
  • 6:00 - 7:30: Wayne Toups ZydeCajun with Special Guest Walter Mouton
  • Scène Ma Louisiane

    Scène Ma Louisiane is sponsored by Capital One Bank.

    Friday, Oct. 14

    Saturday, Oct. 15

    Sunday, Oct. 16

    Scène Mon Héritage

    Scène Mon Héritage is sponsored by Lafayette Utilities System.

    Friday, Oct. 14

    Saturday, Oct. 15

    Sunday, Oct. 16

    Salle de Danse

    Salle de Danse is sponsored by Chevron.

    Friday, Oct. 14

    Saturday, Oct. 15

    Sunday, Oct. 16

    Atelier

    Atelier is sponsored by Festivals Acadiens et Créoles.

    Friday, Oct. 14

    Saturday, Oct. 15

    Sunday, Oct. 16

    Anniversary Stage

    Anniversary Stage is sponsored by Bradley, Moreau, Howay & Stagg.

    Friday, Oct. 14

    Saturday, Oct. 15

    Sunday, Oct. 16

    Jam Ça!

    Jam Ça! is sponsored by the Dr. Tommy Comeaux Endowed Chair in Traditional Music at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. The mission of the Comeaux Chair is to stimulate research on traditional music worldwide and to advance its preservation, instruction, and performance. With the Chair's support, the School of Music now offers a B.A. in Music with a concentration in Traditional Music, as well as a music minor and individual classes that emphasize participatory music-making. So come make some music with us this weekend!

    Friday, Oct. 14

    Saturday, Oct. 15

    Sunday, Oct. 16

    KRVSCallNo
    Radio Acadie will be broadcasting live from the festival grounds! Interviews as well as live music will hit the airwaves throughout festival weekend. Stop by the tent and visit with the KRVS staff and get info on how you can become a member!