Festivals Acadiens et Creoles is this weekend in Girard Park in Lafayette, La.

The event's first scheduled show features Bonsoir, Catin Friday, October 11, at 5:30 pm.

Other guests scheduled to perform include the Lafayette Rhythm Devils, Wayne & Same Ol 2-Step, Kevin Naquin and the Ossun Playboys, Joel Sonnier, Magnolia Sisters, Feufollet, Wayne Toups & ZydeCajun, Roddie Romero and the Hub City All-Stars, the Pine Leaf Boys, Curley Taylor & Zydeco Trouble, Geno Delafose & French Rockin' Boogie, Steve Riley & the Mamou Playboys, and a host of others.

Festivals Acadiens et Creoles, Facebook
Festivals Acadiens et Creoles, Facebook

Festival Acadienes et Creoles has a rich history of bringing great artists together to help preserve the Cajun culture through music, dancing, arts, crafts, and storytelling:

Festival de Musique Acadienne originated in 1974 as the Tribute to Cajun Music Concert, an event that was designed to attract and educate the younger generation to the traditional values of the Cajun culture. - Festivals Acadiens et Creoles

The event begins Friday, October 11, and runs through Sunday, October 13th, at Girard Park near UL's campus.

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