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

2017 Fall Schedule of Performers

Sept. 15
Parc International
Geno Delafose & the French Rockin’ Boogie
Kevin Naquin & the Ossun Playboys

Sept. 22
Street Party
Grand Nathaniel & the Ghosts
The Shake Backs

Sept. 29
Parc Sans Souci
Bayou Round Up and King James & the Special Men

Oct. 6
Parc Sans Souci
Mike Dean Band
Stop the Clock Cowboy Jazz

Oct. 13
No DTA! (Festivals Acadiens weekend)

Oct. 20
Parc International
Marc Broussard & Blue Monday Blues Review featuring Lil Buck Sinegal, Major Handy, Lee Allen Zeno & friends

Oct. 27
Parc Sans Souci
Los Texmaniacs

Nov. 3rd
Parc International
Flow Tribe

Nov. 10
Parc International
Big Sam’s Funky Nation
UL Jazz Ensemble

Nov. 22
Parc Sans Souci
Pine Leaf Boys and Special Guest

Downtown Alive! - Youngsters