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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.

Scène Ma Louisiane

Scène Ma Louisiane is sponsored by Capital One Bank.

Friday, October 10


5:00
Fortieth Anniversary of Festivals Acadiens et Créoles Official Kickoff and Cutting of the Boudin
5:30 - 7:00
Tribute to Balfa Brothers Tribute: Balfa Toujours, with Special Guest Tony Balfa, Peter Schwartz, Ray Abshire
7:15 - 8:45
Tribute to Clifton Chenier: Corey Ledet & his Zydeco Band featuring Lil Buck Senegal, with Special Guest C.J. Chenier

Saturday, October 11


10:30 - 11:30
Ray Abshire and Friends
11:45 - 12:45
T-Salé with tribute to Cyp and Adam Landreneau
1:00 - 2:15
Jambalaya, with Vin Bruce and D. L. Menard
2:30 - 3:30
Rockin' Dopsie Jr. & the Zydeco Twisters
3:45 - 4:45
Beausoleil avec Michael Doucet & Joel Sonnier
5:00 - 6:00
Feufollet
6:15 - 7:45
Wayne Toups ZydeCajun

Sunday, October 12


10:30 - 11:30
Terry and the Zydeco Bad Boys
11:45 - 12:45
Dexter Ardoin and the Creole Ramblers
1:00 - 2:00
Kevin Naquin and the Ossun Playboys
2:15 - 3:15
Robert Jardell tribute to Nathan Abshire
3:30 - 4:30
Bruce Daigrepont
4:45 - 5:45
Savoy Family Band
6:00 - 7:15
Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys

Scene Mon Heritage

Scene Mon Heritage is sponsored by LUS.

Saturday, October 11


10:45 - 11:45
Sheryl Cormier & Cajun Sound
12:00 - 1:00
Sons of Voodoo
1:15 - 2:15
Courtbouillon
2:30 - 3:30
Bonsoir Catin
3:45 - 4:45
The Revelers Presented by Festival International de Louisiane
5:00 - 6:30
Roddie Romero and the Hub City All-Stars

Sunday, October 12


9:00 - 10:00
French Mass
10:30 - 11:30
Chubby Carriere & Bayou Swamp Band
11:45 - 12:45
The Babineaux Sisters
1:00 - 2:00
Lost Bayou Ramblers
2:15 - 3:15
Geno Delafose and French Rockin' Boogie
3:30 - 4:45
Horace Trahan and the New Ossun Express
5:00 - 6:30
Pineleaf Boys

Salle de Danse

Salle de Danse is sponsored by Chevron.

Saturday, October 11


11:00 - 12:00
Lafayette Rhythm Devils
12:15 - 1:15
Mercy Brothers
1:30 - 2:30
Corey Ledet & his Zydeco Band
2:45 - 3:45
High Performance
2:45 - 3:45
Warren Storm, Willie T and Cypress, with Special Guest T.K. Hulin

Sunday, October 12


11:00 - 12:00
TBA
12:15 - 1:15
Walter Mouton and the Scott Playboys
1:30 - 2:30
Sweet Crude Presented by Festival International de Louisiane
2:45 - 3:45
Richard LeBoeuf and Two-Step
4:00 - 5:30
The Traiteurs Tribute to Al Berard featuring Sweet Cecilia, Roddie Romero & Special Guest

Anniversary Stage

Anniversary Stage is sponsored by Coca-Cola.

Saturday, October 11


11:30 - 12:30
The Legacy of Rockin' Dopsie -- Rockin' Dopsie Jr., Anthony Dopsie
12:45 - 1:45
John & Alan Lomax, Ralph Rinzer & Festivals Acadiens et Créoles: Cultural Guided Missiles -- Josh Caffery, Nick Spitzer, Barry Ancelet, Nathan Salsberg
2:00 - 3:00
Crafts, Portraits, and Cuisine through the Decades -- Francis Pavy, Robert Dafford, Benny Graeff, Philip Gould, Miles Peterson, Patrick Mould
3:15 - 4:15
A Conversation with Wayne Toups
4:30 - 5:30
The Legacy of Balfa and Chenier -- Christine Balfa, C.J. Chenier

Sunday, October 12


11:30 - 12:30
Louisiana Festivals: A New Kind of House Dance -- Chris Ardoin, Goldman Thibodeaux
12:45 - 1:45
Festivals Acadiens...ET Créoles -- Jeffrey Broussard and Richard Lebeouf
2:00 - 3:00
Forty Years of Festival Memories: Barry Ancelet, Patrick Mould, Keith Cravey, Mark Savoy, & Ray Abshire
3:15 - 4:15
One Generation at a Time: Families That Play Together – Terry, Phillip & Luke Huval, Yvette & Trevor Landry, Richard & Stephen Comeaux
4:30 - 5:30
Young Talents on Stage - Babineaux Sisters, Huval Brothers, Megan & Briggs Brown Moderated by Roddie Romero

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!

Atelier

Atelier is sponsored by Festivals Acadiens et Créoles.

Saturday, October 11


11:30 - 12:30
One Generation at a Time: Families That Play Together - Christine Balfa & Amelia & Sophie Powell, Steve, Elise, Burke & Dolsy Riley
12:45 - 1:45
Fiddlers with Amps -- Jamie Bearb, Jason Bergeron, Travis Matte
2:00 - 3:00
Archives to Itunes -- Michael Doucet, Chris Segura, Josh Caffery, David Greely, Moderated by Barry Ancelet
3:15 - 4:15
One Generation at a Time: Families That Play Together – Mike, Cameron & Cade Dupuis, Travis & Janson Matte
4:30 - 5:30
Creole Fiddle Summit Presented by Festival International -- Jeffrey Broussard, Morris Ardoin, Djalma Garnier

Sunday, October 12


11:30 - 12:30
Romantic Negotiations in Song--Marce LaCouture, Megan Brown, David Greely
12:45 - 1:45
Accordion Workshop -- Corey Ledet, Roddie Romero Moderated by Patrick Mould
2:00 - 3:00
Women's Ballads -- Ann Savoy & Jane Vidrine
3:15 - 4:15
David Greely Solo
4:30 - 5:30
Milton & Orsy Vanicor with Chris Miller

Jam des Amis Tent

Jam des Amis Tent is sponsored by Festivals Acadiens et Créoles.

Saturday, October 11


12:00 - 1:15
Kristi Guillory
1:30 - 2:45
The Angelle Aces with Mitch Reed
3:00 - 4:15
Terry Huval & Sons

Sunday, October 12


12:00 - 1:15
Terry Domingue
1:30 - 2:45
The Babineaux Sisters
3:00 - 4:15
Kevin Wimmer

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.

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!