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Music & Nightlife

Friday, Apr 18, 2014

Downtown Alive!

by: LCVC

Parc International, Downtown Lafayette

5:30 p.m., music performance 6-8:30 p.m.

Admission: Free

Kate Durio, Director of Marketing and Events stated, "We worked extra hard this season to thank our loyal fans with an exciting Downtown Alive! series. From The Marshall Tucker Band, who helped to establish the Southern Rock genre in the 1970's, to putting together a never-before pairing of the 18-piece UL Big Band with stellar vocalist, Johanna Divine; DTA! this spring stays strong all season with quality entertainers and a guaranteed good time every Friday. 2014 Spring Lineup: 4/4 : The Marshall Tucker … [Event Website]

Tipitina's Co-Op Lafayette & Valcour Records Host Song Contest

by: Acadiana 365

Tipitina's Co-op, 203 Jefferson St.

Admission: Free

Tipitina's Co-Op Lafayette & Valcour Records Host Song Contest Tipitinas Music Office Co-Op Lafayette is joining Valcour Records to present a song contest with the winner receiving $150 (courtesy of Valcour Records) and Artist of the Month placement on valcourrecords.com. Original songs can be submitted between March 19th and April 22nd and winners will be announced on Friday, April 25th on the weekend of Festival International. All submissions must be recorded at the Co-Ops newly added recording facility (with a time limit of 3hours) and will be judged by Valcour … [Event Website]
Other Events

Johanna Divine

by: Acadiana 365

Artmosphere, 902 Johnston St.

9:00pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

Zordico Stompers, The Pine Leaf Boys

by: Acadiana 365

Blue Moon Saloon, 215 E. Convent St.

9:00pm

[Event Website]

Triple Play

by: Acadiana 365

Dewey's Lounge, 2901 Bonin Road, Youngsville

9:00pm

[Event Website]

Bach Lunch

by: LCVC

Parc Sans Souci,201 East Vermilion St.,Parc Sans Souci,Lafayette,LA,70501

Lunch starts at 11:30 a.m., Performance from noon-1 p.m.

Admission: Free performance; Lunch

There's no better way to welcome Spring than by enjoying a delicious lunch while listening to Lafayette's only free lunchtime concert series. 3/28 Cedric Watson Trio; 4/4 Lafayette Rhythm Devils; 4/11 T'Monde; 4/18 Bonsoir Catin; 4/25 Les Hay Babies. For a complete schedule of bands and restaurants visit www.lafayettesciencemuseum.org.… [Event Website]

Rhythms on the River

by: LCVC

River Ranch Town Square,1100 Camellia Boulevard,Lafayette,LA,70508

5:30-8:30 p.m.

Admission: Free

Rhythms on the River Join us in the town square of River Ranch every Thursday evening for free live music. Perfect for the whole family to enjoy! 4/3:Foret Tradition with GG Shin & TK Hutlin; 4/10: Louisiana Red; 4/17: Keith Frank and the Soileau Zydeco Band; 5/1: MoJeaux; 5/8: Jimmie Van Zant, 5/15: Chee Weez… [Event Website]

Delcambre Shrimp Festival

by: LCVC

Delcambre Shrimp Festival Grounds, 411 S Richard St, Delcambre,

Thurs-Fri, 6 p.m.-midnight; Sat, 8 a.m.-midnight; Sun 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Admission: No

The Delcambre Shrimp Festival honors the shrimping industry with events including a shrimp cook-off, queens' pageants, fais-do-do's, carnival rides, food court and much more.

Cajun Jam Sessions

by: LCVC

Museum Cafe,

2-6pm

Admission: Free

Live Cajun jam session. [Event Website]

Touchet's Jam Session

by: LCVC

Touchet's Bar,

2pm-until

Admission: Free

Enjoy live Cajun music and dancing. [Event Website]

Music & Nightlife

Saturday, Apr 19, 2014

Rareluth Music Video Premiere w/ Rad Wagon

by: Acadiana 365

Artmosphere Bistro, 902 Johnston Street

10:00pm

Admission: $5

Rareluth Music Video Premiere w/ Rad Wagon Local indie sensation Rareluth premieres their first music video at Artmosphere. [Event Website]

Tipitina's Co-Op Lafayette & Valcour Records Host Song Contest

by: Acadiana 365

Tipitina's Co-op, 203 Jefferson St.

Admission: Free

Tipitina's Co-Op Lafayette & Valcour Records Host Song Contest Tipitinas Music Office Co-Op Lafayette is joining Valcour Records to present a song contest with the winner receiving $150 (courtesy of Valcour Records) and Artist of the Month placement on valcourrecords.com. Original songs can be submitted between March 19th and April 22nd and winners will be announced on Friday, April 25th on the weekend of Festival International. All submissions must be recorded at the Co-Ops newly added recording facility (with a time limit of 3hours) and will be judged by Valcour … [Event Website]
Other Events

Record Store Day

by: Acadiana 365

Vinylville Records, 3011 I-49 #500a; Lagniappe Records, 819 Foreman Drive

Record Store Day Vinlyville and Lagniappe Records are joining forces to celebrate Record Store Day with live music at both locations all weekend and DJ California spinning vinyl at Lagniappe. Come out and support mom and pop record stores that work so hard all year to provide vinyl enthusiasts with the obscure hard to find, excellent music that they deserve.… [Event Website]

Hugh & The Wrecking Crew

by: Acadiana 365

Agave II, 509 Bertrand Drive

7:00pm

Calliope Musicians, Selfawarewolf, The Cavemen

by: Acadiana 365

Blue Moon Saloon, 215 E. Convent St.

9:00pm

[Event Website]

Sugar Jam Concert Series - Rockin Dopsie Jr. and the Zydeco Twisters

by: LCVC

Sugar Mill Pond Town Center,120 Waterview Rd.,Youngsville,LA,70592

6-9 p.m.

Admission: free

Looking to engulf yourself in a night of zydeco, look no further than Sugar Mill Pond as Rockin Dopsie takes to the stage on Saturday, April 19th. There will be a fun jump to entertain the kids. Please keep food and drinks at home and let our local restaurants quench your thirst and satisfy your hunger.… [Event Website]

Aaron Hebert

by: Acadiana 365

Dewey's Lounge, 2901 Bonin Road, Youngsville

9:00pm

[Event Website]

Bach Lunch

by: LCVC

Parc Sans Souci,201 East Vermilion St.,Parc Sans Souci,Lafayette,LA,70501

Lunch starts at 11:30 a.m., Performance from noon-1 p.m.

Admission: Free performance; Lunch

There's no better way to welcome Spring than by enjoying a delicious lunch while listening to Lafayette's only free lunchtime concert series. 3/28 Cedric Watson Trio; 4/4 Lafayette Rhythm Devils; 4/11 T'Monde; 4/18 Bonsoir Catin; 4/25 Les Hay Babies. For a complete schedule of bands and restaurants visit www.lafayettesciencemuseum.org.… [Event Website]

Rhythms on the River

by: LCVC

River Ranch Town Square,1100 Camellia Boulevard,Lafayette,LA,70508

5:30-8:30 p.m.

Admission: Free

Rhythms on the River Join us in the town square of River Ranch every Thursday evening for free live music. Perfect for the whole family to enjoy! 4/3:Foret Tradition with GG Shin & TK Hutlin; 4/10: Louisiana Red; 4/17: Keith Frank and the Soileau Zydeco Band; 5/1: MoJeaux; 5/8: Jimmie Van Zant, 5/15: Chee Weez… [Event Website]

Delcambre Shrimp Festival

by: LCVC

Delcambre Shrimp Festival Grounds, 411 S Richard St, Delcambre,

Thurs-Fri, 6 p.m.-midnight; Sat, 8 a.m.-midnight; Sun 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Admission: No

The Delcambre Shrimp Festival honors the shrimping industry with events including a shrimp cook-off, queens' pageants, fais-do-do's, carnival rides, food court and much more.

Cajun Jam Sessions

by: LCVC

Museum Cafe,

2-6pm

Admission: Free

Live Cajun jam session. [Event Website]

Touchet's Jam Session

by: LCVC

Touchet's Bar,

2pm-until

Admission: Free

Enjoy live Cajun music and dancing. [Event Website]

Music & Nightlife

Sunday, Apr 20, 2014

Tipitina's Co-Op Lafayette & Valcour Records Host Song Contest

by: Acadiana 365

Tipitina's Co-op, 203 Jefferson St.

Admission: Free

Tipitina's Co-Op Lafayette & Valcour Records Host Song Contest Tipitinas Music Office Co-Op Lafayette is joining Valcour Records to present a song contest with the winner receiving $150 (courtesy of Valcour Records) and Artist of the Month placement on valcourrecords.com. Original songs can be submitted between March 19th and April 22nd and winners will be announced on Friday, April 25th on the weekend of Festival International. All submissions must be recorded at the Co-Ops newly added recording facility (with a time limit of 3hours) and will be judged by Valcour … [Event Website]
Other Events

JC Melancon

by: Acadiana 365

Dewey's Lounge, 2901 Bonin Road, Youngsville

9:00pm

[Event Website]

Delta Drifters

by: Acadiana 365

Artmosphere, 902 Johnston St.

9:00pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

Geno Delafose & French Rockin' Boogie

by: Acadiana 365

Whiskey River Landing, 1275 Henderson Levee, Henderson

4:00pm-8:00pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

Cloudheavy presents The Horsemen CD Release Party

by: Cal Editor

Artesia, 201 Jefferson St

9:00pm

Admission: $5

Cloudheavy presents The Horsemen CD Release Party The Cloudheavy Recording Collective is making its exultant return for its first show of 2013. The event serves as the cassette release party for one of its bands The Horsemen, as well as a launch party for Cloudheavy's new website and accompanying magazine. Other bands in attendance include: Paperhaus (Washington D.C) Parsely (New Orleans and part of Cloudheavy) Cones of Uncertainty (Lafayette) The Cavemen (Lafayette and part of Cloudheavy) The Horsemen (Lafayette and part of Cloudheavy). … [Event Website]

Bach Lunch

by: LCVC

Parc Sans Souci,201 East Vermilion St.,Parc Sans Souci,Lafayette,LA,70501

Lunch starts at 11:30 a.m., Performance from noon-1 p.m.

Admission: Free performance; Lunch

There's no better way to welcome Spring than by enjoying a delicious lunch while listening to Lafayette's only free lunchtime concert series. 3/28 Cedric Watson Trio; 4/4 Lafayette Rhythm Devils; 4/11 T'Monde; 4/18 Bonsoir Catin; 4/25 Les Hay Babies. For a complete schedule of bands and restaurants visit www.lafayettesciencemuseum.org.… [Event Website]

Rhythms on the River

by: LCVC

River Ranch Town Square,1100 Camellia Boulevard,Lafayette,LA,70508

5:30-8:30 p.m.

Admission: Free

Rhythms on the River Join us in the town square of River Ranch every Thursday evening for free live music. Perfect for the whole family to enjoy! 4/3:Foret Tradition with GG Shin & TK Hutlin; 4/10: Louisiana Red; 4/17: Keith Frank and the Soileau Zydeco Band; 5/1: MoJeaux; 5/8: Jimmie Van Zant, 5/15: Chee Weez… [Event Website]

Delcambre Shrimp Festival

by: LCVC

Delcambre Shrimp Festival Grounds, 411 S Richard St, Delcambre,

Thurs-Fri, 6 p.m.-midnight; Sat, 8 a.m.-midnight; Sun 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Admission: No

The Delcambre Shrimp Festival honors the shrimping industry with events including a shrimp cook-off, queens' pageants, fais-do-do's, carnival rides, food court and much more.

Cajun Jam Sessions

by: LCVC

Museum Cafe,

2-6pm

Admission: Free

Live Cajun jam session. [Event Website]

Touchet's Jam Session

by: LCVC

Touchet's Bar,

2pm-until

Admission: Free

Enjoy live Cajun music and dancing. [Event Website]

Music & Nightlife

Monday, Apr 21, 2014

LA Crossroads: Los Lobos 40th Anniversary Tour with Roddie Romero and the Hub-City AllStars

by: Cal Editor

Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St.

7:30pm

Admission: $50 $40 $30

LA Crossroads: Los Lobos 40th Anniversary Tour with Roddie Romero and the Hub-City AllStars Los Lobos is a band that continually redefines itself and expands its scope with each passing year, while never losing sight of where they came from. Los Lobos, Spanish for "The Wolves" is a multiple Grammy Award-winning American Chicano rock band from East Los Angeles, California. Their music is influenced by rock and roll, Tex-Mex, country, folk, R&B, blues, brown-eyed soul, and traditional Spanish and Mexican music such as cumbia, boleros and norteos. … [Event Website]

Tipitina's Co-Op Lafayette & Valcour Records Host Song Contest

by: Acadiana 365

Tipitina's Co-op, 203 Jefferson St.

Admission: Free

Tipitina's Co-Op Lafayette & Valcour Records Host Song Contest Tipitinas Music Office Co-Op Lafayette is joining Valcour Records to present a song contest with the winner receiving $150 (courtesy of Valcour Records) and Artist of the Month placement on valcourrecords.com. Original songs can be submitted between March 19th and April 22nd and winners will be announced on Friday, April 25th on the weekend of Festival International. All submissions must be recorded at the Co-Ops newly added recording facility (with a time limit of 3hours) and will be judged by Valcour … [Event Website]
Other Events

Festival Kickoff w/ Dege Legg & Dick Dale

by: Acadiana 365

Blue Moon Saloon, 215 E. Convent St.

9:30pm

[Event Website]

Janky Karaoke

by: Acadiana 365

Artmosphere, 902 Johnston St.

9:00pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

Bach Lunch

by: LCVC

Parc Sans Souci,201 East Vermilion St.,Parc Sans Souci,Lafayette,LA,70501

Lunch starts at 11:30 a.m., Performance from noon-1 p.m.

Admission: Free performance; Lunch

There's no better way to welcome Spring than by enjoying a delicious lunch while listening to Lafayette's only free lunchtime concert series. 3/28 Cedric Watson Trio; 4/4 Lafayette Rhythm Devils; 4/11 T'Monde; 4/18 Bonsoir Catin; 4/25 Les Hay Babies. For a complete schedule of bands and restaurants visit www.lafayettesciencemuseum.org.… [Event Website]

Rhythms on the River

by: LCVC

River Ranch Town Square,1100 Camellia Boulevard,Lafayette,LA,70508

5:30-8:30 p.m.

Admission: Free

Rhythms on the River Join us in the town square of River Ranch every Thursday evening for free live music. Perfect for the whole family to enjoy! 4/3:Foret Tradition with GG Shin & TK Hutlin; 4/10: Louisiana Red; 4/17: Keith Frank and the Soileau Zydeco Band; 5/1: MoJeaux; 5/8: Jimmie Van Zant, 5/15: Chee Weez… [Event Website]

Delcambre Shrimp Festival

by: LCVC

Delcambre Shrimp Festival Grounds, 411 S Richard St, Delcambre,

Thurs-Fri, 6 p.m.-midnight; Sat, 8 a.m.-midnight; Sun 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Admission: No

The Delcambre Shrimp Festival honors the shrimping industry with events including a shrimp cook-off, queens' pageants, fais-do-do's, carnival rides, food court and much more.

Cajun Jam Sessions

by: LCVC

Museum Cafe,

2-6pm

Admission: Free

Live Cajun jam session. [Event Website]

Touchet's Jam Session

by: LCVC

Touchet's Bar,

2pm-until

Admission: Free

Enjoy live Cajun music and dancing. [Event Website]

Music & Nightlife

Tuesday, Apr 22, 2014

LA Crossroads: Los Lobos 40th Anniversary Tour with Roddie Romero and the Hub-City AllStars

by: Cal Editor

Acadiana Center for the Arts, 101 W. Vermilion St.

7:30pm

Admission: $50 $40 $30

LA Crossroads: Los Lobos 40th Anniversary Tour with Roddie Romero and the Hub-City AllStars Los Lobos is a band that continually redefines itself and expands its scope with each passing year, while never losing sight of where they came from. Los Lobos, Spanish for "The Wolves" is a multiple Grammy Award-winning American Chicano rock band from East Los Angeles, California. Their music is influenced by rock and roll, Tex-Mex, country, folk, R&B, blues, brown-eyed soul, and traditional Spanish and Mexican music such as cumbia, boleros and norteos. … [Event Website]

Tipitina's Co-Op Lafayette & Valcour Records Host Song Contest

by: Acadiana 365

Tipitina's Co-op, 203 Jefferson St.

Admission: Free

Tipitina's Co-Op Lafayette & Valcour Records Host Song Contest Tipitinas Music Office Co-Op Lafayette is joining Valcour Records to present a song contest with the winner receiving $150 (courtesy of Valcour Records) and Artist of the Month placement on valcourrecords.com. Original songs can be submitted between March 19th and April 22nd and winners will be announced on Friday, April 25th on the weekend of Festival International. All submissions must be recorded at the Co-Ops newly added recording facility (with a time limit of 3hours) and will be judged by Valcour … [Event Website]
Other Events

Cajun Jam

by: Acadiana 365

Blue Moon Saloon, 215 E. Convent St.

9:00pm

[Event Website]

Songwriters Night

by: Acadiana 365

Artmosphere, 902 Johnston St.

9:00pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

Bach Lunch

by: LCVC

Parc Sans Souci,201 East Vermilion St.,Parc Sans Souci,Lafayette,LA,70501

Lunch starts at 11:30 a.m., Performance from noon-1 p.m.

Admission: Free performance; Lunch

There's no better way to welcome Spring than by enjoying a delicious lunch while listening to Lafayette's only free lunchtime concert series. 3/28 Cedric Watson Trio; 4/4 Lafayette Rhythm Devils; 4/11 T'Monde; 4/18 Bonsoir Catin; 4/25 Les Hay Babies. For a complete schedule of bands and restaurants visit www.lafayettesciencemuseum.org.… [Event Website]

Rhythms on the River

by: LCVC

River Ranch Town Square,1100 Camellia Boulevard,Lafayette,LA,70508

5:30-8:30 p.m.

Admission: Free

Rhythms on the River Join us in the town square of River Ranch every Thursday evening for free live music. Perfect for the whole family to enjoy! 4/3:Foret Tradition with GG Shin & TK Hutlin; 4/10: Louisiana Red; 4/17: Keith Frank and the Soileau Zydeco Band; 5/1: MoJeaux; 5/8: Jimmie Van Zant, 5/15: Chee Weez… [Event Website]

Delcambre Shrimp Festival

by: LCVC

Delcambre Shrimp Festival Grounds, 411 S Richard St, Delcambre,

Thurs-Fri, 6 p.m.-midnight; Sat, 8 a.m.-midnight; Sun 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Admission: No

The Delcambre Shrimp Festival honors the shrimping industry with events including a shrimp cook-off, queens' pageants, fais-do-do's, carnival rides, food court and much more.

Cajun Jam Sessions

by: LCVC

Museum Cafe,

2-6pm

Admission: Free

Live Cajun jam session. [Event Website]

Touchet's Jam Session

by: LCVC

Touchet's Bar,

2pm-until

Admission: Free

Enjoy live Cajun music and dancing. [Event Website]

Music & Nightlife

Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014

Other Events

''Sylvain'' Jazz Music

by: Acadiana 365

Cite' des Arts, 109 Vine St.

5:00pm-7:00pm

Admission:

''Sylvain'' Jazz Music The music of Sylvain is fresh, attractive and it is also familiar. This is because the compositions, all original, draw from many diverse styles. This is kind of "world music", flavor of the tunes ranging from Gypsy, Jazz, European, Brazilian, and Middle Eastern and pop, all tied together by lyrically crafted melodies, choice harmonies and Sylvain's French vocals - vocals which can be wistful (N'fais pas d'btises), to positively gritty (NOLA). He has been a jazz guitarist and composer for TV for over 25… [Event Website]

Lil' Nathan & The Zydeco Big Timers

by: Acadiana 365

Blue Moon Saloon, 215 E. Convent St.

9:00pm

[Event Website]

The Cat Head Biscuit Boys, The Rayo Brothers

by: Acadiana 365

Artmosphere, 902 Johnston St.

9:00pm

Admission:

The Cat Head Biscuit Boys, The Rayo Brothers The Rayo Brothers are a folk rock band from Lafayette, LA. Sounds like Mumford and Sons cousins from the South.one part GQ, one part string band, and all fun (Times of Acadiana). They play a roots mixture of bluegrass, folk, blues, and outlaw country, drawing stylistic inspiration from the new generation of folk music - bands such as Mumford and Sons, the Avett Brothers, and Crooked Still.… [Event Website]

Festival International de Louisiane

by: LCVC

Downtown Lafayette,444 Jefferson St,Lafayette ,LA,40501

Admission: Free

This free, five day event combines the best in International music, visual arts, theater, dance, and cuisine from the Francophone world with Louisiana's own artistic expressions. [Event Website]

Tuba Skinny

by: Acadiana 365

Cafe Vermilionville, 1304 W. Pinhook Road

6:00pm-9:00pm

Admission:

[Event Website]

Bach Lunch

by: LCVC

Parc Sans Souci,201 East Vermilion St.,Parc Sans Souci,Lafayette,LA,70501

Lunch starts at 11:30 a.m., Performance from noon-1 p.m.

Admission: Free performance; Lunch

There's no better way to welcome Spring than by enjoying a delicious lunch while listening to Lafayette's only free lunchtime concert series. 3/28 Cedric Watson Trio; 4/4 Lafayette Rhythm Devils; 4/11 T'Monde; 4/18 Bonsoir Catin; 4/25 Les Hay Babies. For a complete schedule of bands and restaurants visit www.lafayettesciencemuseum.org.… [Event Website]

Rhythms on the River

by: LCVC

River Ranch Town Square,1100 Camellia Boulevard,Lafayette,LA,70508

5:30-8:30 p.m.

Admission: Free

Rhythms on the River Join us in the town square of River Ranch every Thursday evening for free live music. Perfect for the whole family to enjoy! 4/3:Foret Tradition with GG Shin & TK Hutlin; 4/10: Louisiana Red; 4/17: Keith Frank and the Soileau Zydeco Band; 5/1: MoJeaux; 5/8: Jimmie Van Zant, 5/15: Chee Weez… [Event Website]

Delcambre Shrimp Festival

by: LCVC

Delcambre Shrimp Festival Grounds, 411 S Richard St, Delcambre,

Thurs-Fri, 6 p.m.-midnight; Sat, 8 a.m.-midnight; Sun 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Admission: No

The Delcambre Shrimp Festival honors the shrimping industry with events including a shrimp cook-off, queens' pageants, fais-do-do's, carnival rides, food court and much more.

Cajun Jam Sessions

by: LCVC

Museum Cafe,

2-6pm

Admission: Free

Live Cajun jam session. [Event Website]

Touchet's Jam Session

by: LCVC

Touchet's Bar,

2pm-until

Admission: Free

Enjoy live Cajun music and dancing. [Event Website]

Music & Nightlife

Thursday, Apr 24, 2014

Festival After Hours w/ T-Bird & The Breaks

by: Acadiana 365

Jefferson Street Pub, 500 Jefferson St.

9:00pm

Admission: $10

Festival After Hours w/ T-Bird & The Breaks Next Thursday, The Jefferson Street Pub is hosting the Festival After Hours show featuring Austin-based T Bird & the Breaks. [Event Website]

Blayze & Saddles, Johanna Divine

by: Acadiana 365

Artmosphere, 902 Johnston St.

10:00pm

Admission: $7

Blayze & Saddles, Johanna Divine Two of this year's local festival artists/bands, Blayze & Saddles along with Johanna Divine, will be performing Thursday, April 24th at Artmosphere Bistro. [Event Website]
Other Events

Big Bayou Rock 'n' Roll Show

by: Acadiana 365

Feed 'n' Seed, 106 N. Grant St.

10:00pm

Big Bayou Rock 'n' Roll Show Here's a heads up on this semi-rare (for these days) rock n' roll gig at Feed N' Seed on Thursday of Festival International. Some special guests likely.

Roddie Romero and the Hub City all stars w/ special Guest Sunny Landreth

by: Acadiana 365

Blue Moon Saloon, 215 E. Convent St.

9:00pm

[Event Website]

Bach Lunch

by: LCVC

Parc Sans Souci,201 East Vermilion St.,Parc Sans Souci,Lafayette,LA,70501

Lunch starts at 11:30 a.m., Performance from noon-1 p.m.

Admission: Free performance; Lunch

There's no better way to welcome Spring than by enjoying a delicious lunch while listening to Lafayette's only free lunchtime concert series. 3/28 Cedric Watson Trio; 4/4 Lafayette Rhythm Devils; 4/11 T'Monde; 4/18 Bonsoir Catin; 4/25 Les Hay Babies. For a complete schedule of bands and restaurants visit www.lafayettesciencemuseum.org.… [Event Website]

Rhythms on the River

by: LCVC

River Ranch Town Square,1100 Camellia Boulevard,Lafayette,LA,70508

5:30-8:30 p.m.

Admission: Free

Rhythms on the River Join us in the town square of River Ranch every Thursday evening for free live music. Perfect for the whole family to enjoy! 4/3:Foret Tradition with GG Shin & TK Hutlin; 4/10: Louisiana Red; 4/17: Keith Frank and the Soileau Zydeco Band; 5/1: MoJeaux; 5/8: Jimmie Van Zant, 5/15: Chee Weez… [Event Website]

Delcambre Shrimp Festival

by: LCVC

Delcambre Shrimp Festival Grounds, 411 S Richard St, Delcambre,

Thurs-Fri, 6 p.m.-midnight; Sat, 8 a.m.-midnight; Sun 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Admission: No

The Delcambre Shrimp Festival honors the shrimping industry with events including a shrimp cook-off, queens' pageants, fais-do-do's, carnival rides, food court and much more.

Cajun Jam Sessions

by: LCVC

Museum Cafe,

2-6pm

Admission: Free

Live Cajun jam session. [Event Website]

Touchet's Jam Session

by: LCVC

Touchet's Bar,

2pm-until

Admission: Free

Enjoy live Cajun music and dancing. [Event Website]