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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.

Friday night, October 11

5:00
Official Cutting of the Boudin to Kick off 39th Festivals Acadiens et Creoles - Scène Ma Louisiane
5:15 - 6:45
Geno Delafose & French Rockin Boogie with Special Guest Joel Sonnier - Scène Ma Louisiane
7:00 - 8:45
Jambalaya Cajun Band with Special guest Jimmy C Newman, Belton Richard and DL Menard - Scène Ma Louisiane

Saturday, October 12

10:00 - 11:30
Jackie Caillier & The Cajun Cousins - Scène Ma Louisiane
10:30 - 11:15
Terry and the Zydeco Bad Boyz - Scène Mon Héritage
10:45 - 11:45
Lee Benoit and the Bayou Stompers - Salle de Danse
11:30 - 12:30
Joel Martin and Friends - Scène Mon Héritage
11:45 - 12:45
Huval and Fusilier - Scène Ma Louisiane
12:00 - 1:00
Sara Jayde and the Sharecroppers - Salle de Danse
12:45 - 1:45
Sheryl Cormier and Cajun Sounds - Scène Mon Héritage
1:00 - 2:00
Les Bassettes - Scène Ma Louisiane
1:15 - 2:45
Creole Stringbeans - Dance Hall
2:00 - 3:00
Savoy Family Band - Scène Mon Héritage
2:15 - 3:15
Balfa Toujours - Scène Ma Louisiane
3:00 - 4:00
Curly Taylor & Zydeco Trouble - Salle de Danse
3:15 - 4:15
Lost Bayou Ramblers - Scène Mon Héritage
3:30 - 4:30
Dog Hill Stompers - Scène Ma Louisiane
4:15 - 5:30
Richard LeBoeuf and Two Step - Salle de Danse
4:30 - 5:30
Corey Ledet & His Zydeco Band - Scène Mon Héritage
4:45 - 6:45
Lafayette Rhythm Devils, Roddie Romero and Mitch Reed, Roddie Romero & the Hub City All Stars - Scène Ma Louisiane
5:45 - 6:45
Michael Doucet et les Amis Cadjins - Scène Mon Héritage
5:45 - 7:00
TK Hulin and Smoke - Salle de Danse
7:00 - 8:00
Feufollet - Scène Ma Louisiane
7:00 - 8:00
Bonsoir Catin - Scène Mon Héritage

Sunday, October 13

9:30 - 10:30
French Mass - Salle de Danse
10:30 - 11:30
Forest Huval and Friends - Scène Ma Louisiane
10:30 - 11:30
Chris Miller and Friends - Scène Mon Héritage
11:00 - 12:00
Mercy Brothers - Salle de Danse
11:45 - 12:45
Kevin Naquin and the Ossun Playboys - Scène Ma Louisiane
11:45 - 12:45
Jimmy Breaux and Friends - Scène Mon Héritage
12:15 - 1:15
Sons of Voodoo - Salle de Danse
1:00 - 2:00
Ray Abshire and Friends - Scène Ma Louisiane
1:00 - 2:00
Magnolia Sisters - Scène Mon Héritage
1:30 - 2:30
Walter Mouton and the Scott Playboys - Salle de Danse
2:15 - 3:15
Babineaux Sisters - Scène Ma Louisiane
2:15 - 3:15
High Performance - Scène Mon Héritage
3:00 - 4:15
The Lucky Playboys - Salle de Danse
3:30 - 4:15
Courtbouillon - Scène Ma Louisiane
3:30 - 4:30
Horace Trahan & the Ossun Express - Scène Mon Héritage
4:30 - 5:45
Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys - Scène Ma Louisiane
4:30 - 5:45
Nathan Williams and the Zydeco Cha Chas - Salle de Danse
4:45 - 6:15
Pine Leaf Boys - Scène Mon Héritage
6:00 - 7:15
Wayne Toups & ZydeCajun - Scène Ma Louisiane

Atelier & Jam Des Amis Tent

Louisiana Folk Roots Atelier, based in Lafayette, was founded in 1999. They have been on a mission to celebrate as much of Louisiana's rich cultural heritage as possible. They celebrate Louisiana's culture at the source and explore the cultural traditions that make our corner of the world such an amazing place. Cajun and Creole Jam des Amis sessions hosted by guest artists. All players are welcome!

Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013

11 a.m. - Noon
LFR Kids' Camp Spotlight hosted by Yvette Landry and Brazos Huval - Atelier
12:15 - 1:15
Zydeco keyboard styles with Curley Taylor & Keith Clements - Atelier
12:30 - 2:00
UL Lafayette Traditional Music Ensemble - Jam Tent
1:30 - 2:30
The Life and Music of Boozoo Chavis with Pancho Chavis, Margaret John, Barry Ancelet and members of The Dog Hill Stompers - Atelier
2:15 - 3:45
Sheryl & Russell Cormier - Jam Tent
2:45 - 3:45
La musique de la maison avec Marce Lacouture et Kristi Guillory - Atelier
4:00-5:00
The Roots of Swamp Pop with T.K. Hulin, Rob Savoy and Rick Olivier - Atelier
5:15 - 6:30
The Metro Playboys Reunion with Coz Fontenot, Tony Balfa and Mick Kinney - Atelier

Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013

Noon - 1:00
Milton Vanicor, Orsy Vanicor, Chris Miller - Atelier
12:30 - 2:00
Brandon Ledet - Jam Tent
1:15 - 2:15
Horace Trahan & Rodney Bernard - Atelier
2:30 - 3:30
Cajun & Creole Cowboy Culture with Charles Broussard, Conni Castille, Jimmy C. Newman and Barry Ancelet - Atelier
3:45 - 5:00
Brandon Ledet & Creole Touch - Atelier

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.
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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!