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Downtown Alive!

On the heels of the most successful, Downtown Alive! Year in our thirty-year history, Downtown Alive! is following up with one of the biggest schedules yet! We’re looking forward to an even bigger and better 2014 with: •An all-star lineup featuring: The Chee-Weez, Bonsoir, Catin, Lil’ Band O Gold, Beausoleil avec Michael Doucet, The Molly […]

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Vermilionville’s Sunday Afternoon Dance

Bal du Dimanche with La Recolte Cajun Band When: 31-Aug-2014 – 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Where: Vermilionville Performance Center Come dance the afternoon away at Vermilionville’s Performance Center with La Recolte Cajun Band. Admission is $10 and refreshments will be available for this smoke-free family-friendly event. For more information call (337) 233-4077. LA RECOLTE […]

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Louisiana Shrimp & Petroleum Festival

Louisiana’s oldest chartered harvest festival is scheduled to celebrate 79 years of tradition and family fun, this upcoming Labor Day Weekend, August 28th – September 1st, 2014. The Louisiana Shrimp & Petroleum Festival will be held in Morgan City, 90 miles from New Orleans, Baton Rouge and Lafayette. Most festivities are held within the Downtown […]

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Zydeco Breakfast

The 32nd annual Original Southwest Louisiana Zydeco Music Festival is Saturday, August 30th in Plaisance with music kicking off at noon. To help get everyone in the mood, Opelousas, which has been proclaimed as the Zydeco Capital of the World by the state, will that morning host its 12th annual Zydeco Breakfast on Courthouse Square from […]

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Creole Renaissance Festival

$5.00 – $15.00 All Ages An all day, family friendly celebration of Creole culture: family, food, and Zydeco!  Performers are as follows: Keith Frank Geno Delafose Brian Jack J. Paul Dexter Ardoin Brandon Ledet Doghill Stompers JoJo Reed Same Ol’ 2 Step The following will also take place: $1000 Dance Contest Creole Man of the […]

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