Le Cajun French Music Festival & Awards Show

Rayne Civic Center ,  201 Frog Festival DR Rayne, LA 70578

Helen Pulnik@ 281-256-3097

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Dates: Aug 18 - 19 2017

Price: Fri. $10 per person; Sat. $10 per person; Children under 12 are free.

Time: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM

The Le Cajun Award and Music Festival is a unique three day event that features an awards ceremony honoring the best in Cajun music and Cajun musicians and includes a two-day dance festival with award winning Cajun bands providing the music. The Grammy style awards ceremony, sponsored by the Cajun French Music Association (CFMA) includes awards for Band of the Year, Best Accordionist, Best Fiddler, Best Male and Female Vocalist, Song of the Year and Best Recording of the Year. Cajun bands from outside Louisiana including Europe are also recipients of awards.

Thursday Aug 17: La Poussiere-Breaux Bridge, La.

Doors Open @ 5PM—Program Starts @ 6PM. Music by CFMA young musicians.

Presentation of the French Speaking contest winners, Annual Chapter Awards and New Dawn Awards--- No Charge---Free Admission

Friday Night - Aug. 18: Awards Night
Rayne Civic Center, 201 Frog Festival DR, Rayne, LA 70578

Doors Open @ 5PM—Program Starts @ 7PM.

Admission $ 10.00, children under 12 free.

Presentation of the 2017 Music Awards, CFMA Hall of Fame Recipients and Miss Le Cajun Crowning.

Entertainment provided by Donny Broussard & the Louisiana Stars.

 

Saturday August 19:
Rayne Civic Center: Rayne, LA

Doors Open @ 8 AM—Program Starts @ 9 AM..

Admission $ 10.00, children under 12 free.

 

Bands and performance times.

10:00 AM : Paul Daigle & Cajun Gold

11:45 AM : Donovan Bourque & Friends

1:30 PM : Chris Miller & Boyou Roots

3:15 PM : Kyle Huval & the Dixie Club Ramblers

5:00 PM : Kevin Naquin & the Ossun Playboys