This is the weekend for the Louisiana Cajun-Zydeco Festival!  It’s in Armstrong Park, 701 N. Rampart Street, across S. Rampart St. from the French Quarter.  That’s Saturday, June 6 and Sunday, June 7, 2015, open 11 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. both days.  Admission is free!  The main stage is adjacent to the venerable Municipal Auditorium.  Here’s the lineup:

Saturday, June 6
11:00 am to 12:15 pm      Bruce Daigrepont
12:45 pm to 2:00 pm        Mary Broussard & Sweet La La
2:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.      Corey Ledet & His Zydeco Band
4:15 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.      Lost Bayou Ramblers
5:45 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.      Nathan & the Zydeco Cha Chas

Sunday, June 7
11:00 am to 12:15 pm     Ruben Moreno & Zydeco Re-Evolution
12:45 pm to 2:00 pm       Bonsoir Catin
2:30 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.     Roddie Romero & the Hub City Allstars
4:15 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.     Dwayne Dopsie & the Zydeco Hellraisers
5:45 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.     Terrance Simien & the Zydeco Experience

And there will be food, drinks and crafts!  WWOZ-FM will be broadcasting Sunday’s bands from 11am to 7pm, so listen in if you can’t make it.

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