News, Updates

10.19.2016  BOUCHERIE, Sat Oct 22, 7:00am

10.14.2016  Miss Louisiana to attend Festival!

10.12.2016  Festival Announces Presenting Sponsor!

10.5.2016  VFW Post 8971 supports festival!

9.29.2016  CONFETTI PARK to host kid's activity in Artist Village

9.22.2016  Announcing HIGH PERFORMANCE on the Main Stage

9.20.2016  Pat Mire, Cinema on the Bayou Announce 2016 Film Schedule!

9.16.2016  2016 Festival Poster Revealed!

9.9.2016  Petanque returns for 2016 Festival!

8.24.2016  New Orleans Mardi Gras Indian group CHA WA added to Main Stage line-up! 

8.23.2016  Athletic schedule features LSUE Baseball & Softball, LSUA Softball, UL-Lafayette Softball & McNeese Softball!

8.20.2016  Recipes from July 29 Chef Series posted!

8.20.2016  Sabra & The Get Rights to open festival on Sunday!

8.17.2016  Adding sponsors daily!  See the latest list 

8.4.2016  CYPRESS BAND featuring Warren Storm & Willie Tee performing Sat, Oct 22

8.3.2016  THE SUPERETTE sponsors 2016 festival

8.2.2016  CAMERON'S SHOES FOUNDATION announces 5k!

7.22.2016  LOUISIANA RED in concert, Fri, Aug 5! 

7.2.2016  CALLING ALL CHILDREN: The Boogaloo Crew is coming to 2016 Festival!

7.2.2016  Geno Delafose & French Rockin' Boogie to close on Sat, Oct 22!

7.2.2016  LSUE Student Nurses' Association returns for 2016 Walk-Through

7.2.2016  Louisiana Whooping Crane Project returns for 2016 festival

7.2.2016  Lipan Apache Tribe to participate in festival

6.23.2016  National Park Service RECOGNIZING OUR ROOTS Youth Program joins festival!

6.17.2016  Hacienda Brass Band (New Orleans) now part of 2016 Festival

6.8.2016  Festival Names First Two Chefs

5.10.2016  Attakapas Opelousas Prairie Tribe added to 2016 line-up

3.11.2016  Youth Wetlands Program to participate in 2016 Festival

2.4.2016  Festival makes donation to LSUE Foundation Scholarship Fund!

10.14.2015  Lora Ann Chaisson to demonstrate in Folklife Village

10.14.2015  Captain Higgins will attend festival, address crowd

10.9.2015  Whitney Bank sponsors festival

10.6.2015  FOOD BOOTHS Announced!

10.5.2015  28 LA CRAFTS GUILD members will stage Craft Village 

10.4.2015  Folk Demonstrator Myrna Wilson, Koasati Pinestraw Baskets

9.29.2015  TRAIL Community Bike Ride added!

9.14.2015  Luster joins Folk Demonstrator list

9.8.2015  Duathlon Cancelled

9.2.2015  National Park Service announces grant

9.2.2015  The Therapy Center sponsors festival!

8.31.2015  BREAKING: Athletic Events Update!

8.24.2015  Announcing cooking demo: CHEF JAMES HAMILTON

8.19.2015  Tri-Parish Bank sponsors festival

8.19.2015  Beaullieu & Gilbert to present Cajun prayer flags

8.18.2015  St. Landry Homestead sponsors festival!

8.18.2015  Town of Caraquet, New Brunswick to send delegation

8.17.2015   CFMA Acadiana Chapter to host Musicians' Village

8.14.2015   Announcing BONERAMA BRASS BAND!

8.13.2015  Introducing Folk Demonstrator Bill Ellzey

8.13.2015  Margo Rosas added as Folk Demonstrator

7.22.2015  BAND ANNOUNCEMENT:  Roddie Romero & The Hub City All-Stars

7.18.2015  P├ętanque scheduled for Experience Louisiana

7.18.2015  Denise Harding joins Folklife Village as demonstrator

7.18.2015  Introducing Folk Demonstrator Dale Pierrottie

7.18.2015  Chef Drake Leonards to present Cooking Demo

7.17.2015  Louisiana Poet Darrell Bourque joins festival

7.15.2015  Blacksmith Sam Riehl added as Folk Demonstrator

7.2.2015  Consul General of France Visits Eunice

6.13.2015  Folk Demonstrator added - Tommy Myers

5.12.2015  French Connection (Pontchartrain, FR)

5.10.2015  DUSTIN SONNIER & THE WANTED join music lin-up

5.8.2015  BISCHOFF HONEY will be at festival

5.4.2015  LDWF Whooping Crane Project joins festival

4.27.2015  Duathlon Registration Now Open

4.24.2015  Town of Grand Coteau Joins Walk-Through

4.23.2015  Productive General Meeting 

4.16.2015  General Meeting Announced

3.30.2015  Acadian Medical Center, First Corporate Sponsor

3.27.2015  Rack Cards Now Available

3.6.2015  BAYOU TECHE BREWING commits!
1.26.2015  THE BAND COURTBOUILLON booked for festival!

1.20.2015  Food & Exhibitor Applications Available!

1.15.2015  Folk Demonstrators Booked!

1.14.2015  October in Louisiana!

12.8.2014   Louisiana Cultural Vistas, Festival: Media Partners

12.7.2014  SAVOY FAMILY CAJUN BAND Booked!

12.2.2014   CODOFIL Meeting
11.18.2014   Festival Launch Ceremony

11.13.2014   New Partner:  Louisiana Crafts Guild

11.8.2014   Lt. Governor to Visit Eunice, Officially Launch Festival

10.28.2014   Crowley Rotary Club

10.23.2014   Announcing first band booked!  And it's...Geno!

10.22.2014   McCaffrey Connection

10.17.2014   NUNU Networking

10.15.2014   Lt. Governor Dardenne Supports Festival

10.9.2014   Planning continues, full steam ahead

10.4.2014   Paul Ayo Connection

9.30.2014   Play Ball! LSUE Bengals Baseball to host exhibition game during festival

9.30.2014   Eunice Chamber of Commerce Endorses

9.29.2014   Food Truck Connection!

9.26.2014   Meeting with Maida Owens

9.26.2014   THIS WEEK at LSUE on YouTube    

9.18.2014   LA Folklife Center networking

9.15.2014   ECAH to coordinate Artist's Village

9.9.2014   CITY COUNCIL ENDORSES FESTIVAL

9.9.2014   SOCIAL MEDIA Launched

9.5.2014   NATIONAL PARK SERVICE, Partner
9.5.2014   Announcing the EXPERIENCE LOUISIANA FESTIVAL

8.13.2014   EUNICE ROTARY CLUB Formally Adopts Festival