Festivals Acadiens et Créoles

October 10-13, 2019
Girard Park

Lafayette, LA's annual Festivals Acadiens et Créoles, held the second full weekend in October, provides the ideal opportunity to discover Lafayette, LA's blend of food, music and culture that makes the city so unique. For over 40 years this free festival has offered locals and visitors alike the opportunity to experience three days of nonstop music, dancing, food as well as crafts and a genuine Cajun and Creole experience like no other. See below for a complete list of performers.

See below for 2019 Music Schedule

2019 Performance Schedule

Scène Ma Louisiane

Friday, Oct. 11
5:30 - 6:45: Bonsoir, Catin with Special Guests
7:00 - 8:30: Jeffery Broussard: Zydeco Force to Creole Cowboys

Saturday, Oct. 12
10:30 - 11:30: Lafayette Rhythm Devils
11:45 - 1:00: Ervin Frey and Cajun Prairie
1:15 - 2:15: Cameron Dupuy & The Cajun Troubadours
2:30 - 3:30: Wayne & Same Ol 2 Step
3:45 - 4:45: Kevin Naquin and the Ossun Playboys
5:00 - 6:15: Joel Sonnier 60th Anniversary
6:30 - 7:45: Horace Trahan and the Ossun Express Through the Years

Sunday, Oct. 13
10:30 - 11:30: The Pot Luck Band
11:45 - 12:45: Jambalaya with John Trahan
1:00 - 2:00: Jesse Lége and Bayou Brew
2:15 - 3:15: Magnolia Sisters with Special Guests
3:30 - 4:30: Jourdan Thibodeaux et les Rôdailleurs
4:45 - 6:00: Feufollet Through the Years
6:15 - 7:45: Wayne Toups & ZydeCajun

Scène Mon Héritage

Saturday, Oct. 12
10:45 - 11:45: Huval-Fuselier Cajun Band
12:00 - 1:00: Leroy Thomas and the Zydeco Roadrunners
1:15 - 2:15: Babineaux Sisters
2:30 - 3:30: TBA
3:45 - 4:45: Roddie Romero and the Hub City All-Stars
5:00 - 6:30: Pine Leaf Boys

Sunday, Oct. 13
10:45 - 11:45: Terry & the Zydeco Bad Boys
12:00 - 1:00: T’Monde
1:15 - 2:15: Geno Delafose & French Rockin’ Boogie
2:30 - 3:30: Lost Bayou Ramblers
3:45 - 5:00: Curley Taylor & Zydeco Trouble
5:15 - 6:30: Steve Riley & the Mamou Playboys

Salle de Danse

Saturday, Oct. 12
10:30 - 11:30: Forest Huval & Friends
11:45 - 12:45: Chris Miller & Bayou Roots featuring Jimmy Breaux
1:00 - 2:00: Yvette Landry & the Jukes
2:15 - 3:15: Travis Matte and the Kingpins
3:30 - 4:45: Cedric Watson & Bijou Créole
5:00 - 6:30: Warren Storm and Willie T with T.K. Hulin

Sunday, Oct. 13
9:00 - 10:30: French Mass
10:45 - 11:45: Kegan Navarre & Louisiana Traditions
12:00 - 1:00: The Daiquiri Queens
1:15 - 2:15: Kyle Huval and the Dixie Club Ramblers
2:30 - 3:30: Nathan & the Zydeco Cha Chas
3:45 - 5:00: Gregg Martinez with Charlene Howard and Steve Adams

Scène D'Anniversaire

Saturday, Oct. 12
11:00 - 12:00: Paul Daigle and Cajun Gold
12:15 - 1:15: Rusty Metoyer and the Zydeco Krush
1:30 - 2:30: Ruben Moreno
2:45 - 3:45: The Revelers
4:00 - 5:00: Corey Ledet & His Zydeco Band
5:15 - 6:30: Chris Ardoin & NuStep

Sunday, Oct. 13
12:15-1:15: Quatre Coin Throwdown
1:30 - 2:30: Chubby Carrière and the Bayou Swamp Band
2:45 - 3:45: Blake Miller and the Old-Fashioned Aces
4:00 - 5:00: Soul Creole
5:15 - 6:30: Sweet Crude

Scène Atelier

Saturday, Oct. 12
11:15 - 11:45: 2019 Tradition Bearer Award Presentation: Elaine Bourque
12:00 - 12:45: The True Story of Jolie Blonde with Wade Falcon
1:00 - 1:45: B… Pour Bayou: The Making of a Cajun French Alphabet Book
2:00 - 3:00: Joel Savoy and Linzay Young
3:15 - 4:15: The Savoy Family Band
4:45 - 5:45: Femme: A Celebration of Louisiana Women Musicians

Sunday, Oct. 13
11:30 - 12:30: Juré with the Broussard Sisters and Jeffery Broussard
12:45 - 1:45: The Singing Drummers of South Louisiana with Warren Storm, Glenn Fields, Callie Huval & Vernon Bergeron, moderated by Yvette Landry
2:00 - 3:00: Cory and Lisa McCauley with Clint Ward
3:15 - 4:15: Brazos Huval School of Music
4:30 - 5:30: Sheryl Cormier & Cajun Sound

Jam Ça!

Saturday, Oct. 12
12:00 - 1:15: Gina Forsyth
1:30 - 2:45: Corey Ledet
3:00 - 4:15: Drew Simon

Sunday, Oct. 13
12:00 - 1:15: Angelle Aces with Blake Miller
1:30 - 2:45: Sheryl Cormier
3:00 - 4:15: Jeffery Broussard

Upcoming Festival Dates

October 8-11, 2020
October 7-10, 2021
October 13-16, 2022
October 12-15, 2023
October 10-13, 2024

Clifton Chenier 1975 - Festivals Acadiens et Créoles

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