Downtown Alive

Downtown Alive! has merged community and culture to create a weekly tradition and celebration in Downtown Lafayette, LA Friday evenings from 6 – 8 p.m. in the fall and spring. Downtown Alive! offers free entertainment by way of smoke free, family friendly outdoor concerts with genres ranging from Cajun to Zydeco and even modern and world music. Food and beverage concession are available and sales help keep Downtown Alive! free, so please leave your ice chests at home with your pets. Downtown Alive! is produced by Downtown Lafayette in cooperation with Lafayette Consolidated Government.

Downtown Alive - Dancers

2018 Spring Schedule of Performers

March 16
Parc Sans Souci
Jaryd Lane (Country)

March 23
Parc Sans Souci
Rockin’ Dopsie Jr. & the Zydeco Twisters (Zydeco)
Remembering David Egan (Blues/Soul)

April 6
Parc International
Connie G & Creole Soul (Soul/Party Band)

April 13
Parc Sans Souci
All-Star Tribute to Tom Petty (rock 'n' roll)
The Viatones (rock 'n' roll)

April 20
Parc International
Chubby Carrier and the Bayou Swamp Band (Zydeco)    

May 11
Parc International
Marcia Ball (Blues/Rock N' Roll) with special guests Roddie Romero and Yvette Landry

May 18
Parc International
Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys (Cajun)

May 25
Street Party Location TBD
Dylan LeBlanc and the Pollies (Folk Rock), Jourdan Thibodeaux et Les Rôdailleurs (Cajun/Creole)

Downtown Alive! - Youngsters