From the official Jazz Fest web site, here are the 2011 Cajun, Louisiana Creole and zydeco performers:

  • April 29:  Corey Ledet, Lil Nathan & the Zydeco Big Timers, Hadley J. Castille Family & Sharecroppers Cajun Band, Jonno & Cajun Experience
  • April 30:  Terrance Simien & the Zydeco Experience, Pine Leaf Boys, Sunpie & the Louisiana Sunspots, Wayne Toups & Zydecajun, The Savoy Center of Eunice Saturday Cajun Jam, Willis Prudhomme & Zydeco Express
  • May 1:  Lil’ Buck Sinegal Blues Band, Lil’ Malcolm & the House Rockers, Jesse Lege, Joel Savoy & the Country Cajun Revival,
  • May 5: Amanda Shaw, Steve Riley & the Mamou Playboys, Dwayne Dopsie & the Zydeco Hellraisers, Cedric Watson & Bijou Creole, Belton Richard & the Musical Aces
  • May 6: Buckwheat Zydeco, Roddie Romero & the Hub City Allstars, Nathan & the Zydeco Cha Chas, Yvette Landry, Bruce Daigrepont Cajun Band, Jambalaya Cajun Band
  • May 7: BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet, C.J. Chenier & the Red Hot Louisiana Band, Geno Delafose & French Rockin’ Boogie, D.L. Menard & the Louisiana Aces
  • May 8: Rockin’ Dopsie Jr. & the Zydeco Twisters, The Bluerunners Reunion, Lost Bayou Ramblers, Feufollet, Goldman Thibodeaux & the Lawtell Playboys, Sunpie Barnes with Louisiana Creole Music

It doesn’t look like a full lineup for Cajun, Creole and zydeco to me.  Maybe this isn’t complete and maybe they’ve cut back.  Time will tell.