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.

DTA! Fall 2018 Lineup Video from Carly Viator on Vimeo.


2018 Fall Schedule of Performers

September 14
Lane Mack & the Balladeers (Rock'n'roll/Blues) with special guests Sweet Cecilia (Americana/Country/Cajun/Folk)
Parc International

September 21 
Keith Frank & the Soileau Zydeco Band (Zydeco)
Parc International

September 28
A Fleetwood Mac Tribute ft. Julie Williams, Kelli Jones, Lane Mack, Megan Brown, Leah Graeff, Brian Fischer, Jessie Lalonde, Carolina Chauffe and more (Rock)
Parc International

October 5
Motel Radio (Indie Rock) and Jourdan Thibodeaux et Les Rôdailleurs (Cajun)
Parc Sans Souci

October 12
No DTA! (Festival Acadiens et Creoles)

October 19
Bayou Roundup and Curley Taylor & Zydeco Trouble (Zydeco)
Parc Sans Souci

October 26
Atchafalaya 40 Year Reunion! (Louisiana Folk Rock)
Parc Sans Souci

November 2
35 Alive! Extravaganza ft. The Downtown Collective Band w/ special guests TK Hulin, Wayne Toups, Michael Doucet, Chubby Carrier, Sonny Landreth, Ward Lormand, Charlene Howard, Mike Burch and more! (Variety)
Parc International

November 9
Samantha Fish (Contemporary Blues)
Parc International

November 21
The Pine Leaf Boys w/ special guests (Cajun/Zydeco/Swamp Pop/Country/Soul)
Parc Sans Souci

Downtown Alive! - Youngsters