Cajun and Zydeco Dance Links


Acadiana, Andre Thierry & Zydeco Magic, Bayou Brothers, Bennie & the Swamp Gators, Billy Lee and the Swamp Critters, Bois Sec Ardoin, Bonne Musique Zydeco, Bruce Daigrepont, Corey Ledet Zydeco Band, Curley Taylor & Zydeco Trouble, David Sousa & the Zydeco Mudbugs, Dexter Ardoin, Dikki Du and the Zydeco Krewe, Dwight Carrier, Fontenot Pappion Louisiana Band, Gator Beat, Geno Delafose & the Eunice Playboys, Horace Trahan & the Ossun Express, Jeffery Broussard and the Creole Cowboys, Jeremy and the Zydeco Hot Boyz, Jerome Batiste & the Zyde Ko Players, JJ Callier, Joe Hall and the Louisiana Cane Cutters, Joe Sands Band, Joe Simien & Lisa Haley, John Delafose & the Eunice Playboy, Kenny Menard, Kevin Naquin & the Ossun Playboys, Koray Broussard and the Zydeco Unit, Leo Thomas, Leroy Thomas & the Zydeco Roadrunners, Lil Brian and the Zydeco Travelers, Lil Malcolm and the House Rockers, Lil Pookie and the Zydeco Sensations, Lil Wayne and Same Ol Two-Step  (now Wayne Singleton), Lisa Haley & the Zydekats, Lynn August & Hot August Knights, Mark St. Mary, Miguel Fontenot, Motor Dude Zydeco, Nathan and the Zydeco Cha Chas, Nooney & the Zydeco Floaters, Pine Leaf Boys, Rosie Ledet, Ruben Moreno, Rusty Montoyer, San Diego Cajun Playboys, Sheryl Cormier, the Queen of Cajun Music, Steve Riley & the Mamou Playboys, T-Broussard & the Zydeco Steppers, Terry and the Zydeco Bad Boys, Theo and the Zydeco Patrol, T’Lou & the Red Hot Zydeco Band, Willis Prudhomme, Zydeco Party Band


Cajun/Zydeco Dance Events:

Gator By The Bay Festival --- San Diego, CA, May

Adams Avenue Unplugged Roots and Folk Festival --- April

Atlanta, Georgia

Blackpot Festival and Cookout  --- Lafayette, Louisiana, October

Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival --- May

Cajun/Creole Week --- August-Elkins, WV, July

Cascade Zydeco --- Oregon

Chicago, Illinois

Cotati Accordion Festival --- Cotati, California, August

Crawfish Festival --- Augusta, NJ, May/June

Festivals Acadiens et Creoles --- Lafayette, LA, October

Festival International d'Louisiane --- Lafayette, LA, April

San Francisco, California

Long Beach Cajun Creole Social Club

Long Beach Bayou & Blues Festival --- June

Long Beach Crawfish Festival ---  July/August

Los Angeles, California --- Zydecobrad's Cajun & Zydeco Dancing in Los Angeles

New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival --- New Orleans, LA, April-May

Ninigret Rhythm and Roots Festival --- Charleston, RI, August/September

Breaux Bridge, LA --- Cafe Des Amis Live Zydeco Sat. Mornings / Wed. Evenings

Portland, Oregon

Portland Waterfront Blues Festival --- Portland, Oregon, July 4 Weekend

Seattle, Washington

Simi Valley Creole Dance Festival

St. Louis, MO Cajun & Zydeco Dance Info

Strawberry Park Cajun and Zydeco Festival "Blast From The Bayou" --- Preston, CT, June

Tallahassee (Florida) Area Zydeco and Cajun Association (TAZACA)

Texas Festivals


Learn More:

Zydeco Blog by Greg Benusa

Drew Miller's Second Line Parade, 88.3-FM, Saturdays 7-8 p.m.

Cajun and Zydeco Resources

Gary Hayman's ZydE-Magic Cajun/Zydeco Web Page

KBON Radio Live Cajun and Zydeco on the Web!

Floyd's Louisiana Record Shop

The Creole Heritage Center

Lafayette, Louisiana Visitor Information

Florida Cajun Zydeco features a comprehensive calendar of Cajun and zydeco dance events in Florida


Dance Instruction:

Zydeco: Greg Benusa, Zydecoach, Dance Instructor & Organizer of Tio Leo's Tuesday Night CD Dances

Cajun and Zydeco: Bill Corwin, aka Billy Lee & The Swamp Critters, Musician and Cajun/Zydeco Dance Instructor

Zydeco Dance Instruction and Zydeco DJ (Throughout California/Louisiana): Ted Sherrod, 925-819-2026,

Zydeco (Long Beach) : Karen Redding, 562-708-8946, email:


Monthly News from Florida

Check out the "Stories" page for articles on bands and Florida events:


Other Dance Links

International Dance Association of San Diego County

San Diego 'N' Line Dancers

Angelique, The Living Music Box



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