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Festivals Acadiens et Creoles is one of the largest FREE public events in the state of Louisiana and the largest Cajun and Creole celebrations in the continental United States. A community-based effort on the part of the media, Festivals had more than 80 stories in print and online for 2017. We welcome media interested in attending and are supported by generous sponsors and partners.

Those interested can contact VP of Programming & Development Patrick Mould at 337-739-9404 or kjnchef2013@gmail.com.

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Press Releases

Festivals Acadiens et Créoles VP of Programming Becomes Voting Member of Grammys Festivals Acadiens et Créoles VP of Programming Becomes Voting Member of Grammys (299 KB)

Festivals Acadiens et Créoles Aims to be Greenest Festival in the State Festivals Acadiens et Créoles Aims to be Greenest Festival in the State (557 KB)

Festivals Acadiens et Créoles Announces Inaugural Bourre Championship Festivals Acadiens et Créoles Announces Inaugural Bourre Championship (350 KB)

What's New for 2017 What's New for 2017 (1046 KB)

Festivals Acadiens et Créoles in Need of Sponsors for 2017 Festivals Acadiens et Créoles in Need of Sponsors for 2017 (1073 KB)

Get a Taste of Festivals Acadiens at Festival International Get a Taste of Festivals Acadiens at Festival International (93 KB)

Festivals Acadiens et Créoles Supports The Louisiana Boil-Off Festivals Acadiens et Créoles Supports The Louisiana Boil-Off (106 KB)

Capital One Bank Returns as Presenting Sponsor Capital One Bank Returns as Presenting Sponsor (1022 KB)

Festivals Acadiens et Créoles Gives Back for the Holidays - Post Release Festivals Acadiens et Créoles Gives Back for the Holidays - Post Release (195 KB)

Festivals Acadiens et Créoles Partners With Southern Screen to Present “Belizaire the Cajun” Festivals Acadiens et Créoles Partners With Southern Screen to Present “Belizaire the Cajun” (786 KB)

Festivals Acadiens et Créoles Gets a Distinctive Look with New Stage “Crowns” Festivals Acadiens et Créoles Gets a Distinctive Look with New Stage “Crowns” (170 KB)

America’s Oldest Brewery Joins One of Louisiana’s Oldest Festivals America’s Oldest Brewery Joins One of Louisiana’s Oldest Festivals (455 KB)

Festivals Acadiens et Créoles Releases Live CD of Walter Mouton and the Scott Playboys Festivals Acadiens et Créoles Releases Live CD of Walter Mouton and the Scott Playboys (173 KB)

Tour des Atakapas Returns as the Official Festivals Acadiens et Créoles Run in Partnership With TRAI Tour des Atakapas Returns as the Official Festivals Acadiens et Créoles Run in Partnership With TRAI (558 KB)

Official Pin, Poster and Music Lineup Released 2016 Official Pin, Poster and Music Lineup Released 2016 (175 KB)

Louisiana Dance halls on Display for Festivals Acadiens et Créoles 2016 Louisiana Dance halls on Display for Festivals Acadiens et Créoles 2016 (191 KB)

Save More Dates for Festivals Acadiens et Créoles in 2016 Save More Dates for Festivals Acadiens et Créoles in 2016 (170 KB)

2017 Headlines

Politician Designs 2017 Festivals Acadiens Poster

Instrument Makers Turn ‘Shared Vision’ Into Music

Festivals Acadiens et Creoles is Going “Green” in 2017

New Exhibit Highlights Instruments That Make Acadiana’s Music Sing

Cajun and Zydeco Musicians Share Their Fondest Memories of Past Festivals Acadiens et Créoles

A Family That Festivals Together, Stays Together

5 Reasons to Make the Drive to Lafayette for Festivals Acadiens et Créoles

Festivals Acadiens et Creoles 2017 Announces Music Lineup

2016 Headlines

New stuff, old times at Festival Acadiens et Creoles

Renowned Cajun Band Reunites for Festivals Acadiens et Creole

Festivals Acadiens: Cosmic Moments

5 can’t-miss eats at Festivals Acadiens et Creoles

Families prepare for Festivals Acaidens et Creoles

Swamp pop gets its due at FAeC this weekend

4 Eclectic Fall Festivals

150+ Ways to be green at Festivals Acadiens et Creoles

Lafayette festival to salute south Louisiana’s dancehalls

Festivals Acadiens et Creoles Run set for Oct 15th

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