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.

2019 Fall Schedule of Performers

September 13
Chubby Carrier & the Bayou Swamp Band + Corey Ledet & His Zydeco Band (Zydeco/Cajun)
Parc International

Friday, September 20
Gregg Martinez & the Delta Kings (Blues/RnB/Swamp Pop)
Parc Sans Souci

Friday, September 27
All-Star Beatles Tribute w/ The Viatones + Special Guests (Rock-n-Roll)
Parc International

Friday, October 4
Doctor Nativo + Rio Luminoso (Mayan Reggae Cumbia/Classic Latin)
Parc International

Friday, October 18
Radio Zydeco + The South Austin Moonlighters (Zydeco/Roots Rock)
Parc Sans Souci

Friday, October 25
The Daiquiri Queens + The Haggard Bucks (Cajun/Country)
Parc Sans Souci

Friday, November 1
Evangeline Maid Centennial Celebration with Wanye Toups & Zydecajun (Zydecajun)
Parc International

Friday, November 8
Royal Teeth + Jelly Toast (Pop/Folk)
Parc International


Additional details:Metered parking spaces are free after 5:00 PM and additional parking is available with low hourly rates in the Parc-Auto du Centreville Garage (121 E Vermilion St). For more information, visit Downtown Alive is produced by Downtown Lafayette Unlimited in cooperation with Lafayette Consolidated Government.


Downtown Alive! - Youngsters