Schedules of concerts, workshops, cinema

 

 The Cajun and Zydeco Festival of Pontchartrain will take place from  18 till 20 May 2018.

Foyer rural of Pontchartrain
 
The organization of the Festival reserves the right to modify without advance notice the running order of the groups, or for artistic reasons or according to unforeseen elements or to force majeure. 
 
 
 
 
  FRIDAY,  MAY 18

 

5:30 pm. to 08:00 pm : free access, Foyer Rural Place Foch

ZARICO NOUVEAU (F)
CAJUN EXPRESS (F)

 

From 08.00 pm : indoor, Foyer Rural Place:

CAJUN  BOUEXI BAND (F)
ZydeGoNutz (NL)
HORACE TRAHAN & The OSSUN EXPRESS (USA)
 

 

 
 
SATURDAY, MAY 19

 

11:00 am to 08:00 pm : free access, Foyer Rural Place:
 
 
MAMAN ROULAILLE (F)
JOHN QUI SAUTE (F)
LEMARE ZYD&CO (F)
PRAIRIE RONDE (F)
ERIC MARTIN TRIO (F)
SARAH SAVOY (USA-F)
BAL DE MAISON (F)
 
 
 

From 08.00 pm: indoor, Foyer Rural Place:

 
BELISAIRE (F)
ZYDECO DIAMONDS (UK)
HORACE TRAHAN & The OSSUN EXPRESS (USA)
 
 
 
 
 
 
SUNDAY, MAY 20
 
 

10:30 am to 08:00 pm: free access, Foyer Rural Place:

 
COLORED JAZZ BAND (F)
JOHN QUI SAUTE (F)
Surprise !!!! (F)
Surprise !!! (NL)
CAJUN  BOUEXI BAND (F)
ERIC MARTIN TRIO (F)
JAM SESSION
 
 
 
From 08.00 pm : indoor, Foyer Rural Place :
 
PRAIRIE RONDE (F)
BLUE BAYOU (F)
CAJUN ROOSTERS (UK)
 
 
 
 
DANCE WORKSHOPS:
 
 
Saturday  and Sunday morning from 10:00 am to 12:30 am (on registration)
 

Sylviane JEAN & Bernard GUIHARD : Waltz, Cajun Freeze, Jitterburg, Troïka,  Zydeco

 
 
 
 

 

 

INSTRUMENT WORKSHOPS  Saturday  and Sunday morning from 10:00 am to 12:30 am  (on registration)  

Fiddle  : Fabrice  Caillard (All instructions will be translated into English)
Zydeco accordion : Alain Gatay
Accordion : Eric Martin (Pain d'Maïs)
Guitar/VocalsMartine Coutelle/Annie Ledoux
Washboard/Ti FerAgnès Bénar
 
 
 
 
 
CAJUN COOKING WORKSHOP  with SARAH SAVOY, from Louisiana : Saturday morning from 10.00 am to 12.30 am
On registration only
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 CINEMA 
Remember : each booking provides access to free movies !
  

 
 

 

PERMANENT EXHIBITION by Agnès Bénar

 
 
The History of French Louisiana
The History of Music Cajun (Acadian deformation English word) and Zydeco
Pictures, books, documents, posters.