April 26, 2017 04:20 PM

IND L!VE offers highlights of the many live music events taking place in and around Downtown Lafayette this Festival weekend.

Curley Taylor

IND L!VE offers highlights of the many live music events taking place in and around Downtown Lafayette this Festival weekend.


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GERARD DELAFOSE & COREY LEDET

Thursday, April 27

Feed & Seed

Doors: 8 p.m.

Admission: $10

Gerard Delafose and Corey Ledet perform at the Feed & Seed on the second night of Festival. Doors at 8 p.m., show at 9 p.m.

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FESTIVAL KICKOFF WITH CC ADCOCK AND DOUBLEWIDE

Thursday, April 27

The Wurst Biergarten

Doors: 7 p.m.

The Wurst is all about local musicians so come out and support them as they usher in an amazing Festival weekend.


FIL: CHAS JUSTUS & THE JURY + BLAYZE N SADDLES CD RELEASE PARTY

Thursday, April 27

Artmosphere Bistro

Doors: 9 p.m.

Festival International de Louisiane and Louisiana International Music Exchange after hours show at Artmosphere.


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JAMBOXX

Thursday, April 27

The Grouse Room

Doors: 9 p.m.

Jamboxx performs at the Grouse Room on Thursday, April 27. Doors open at 9 p.m.


RHYTHMS & ROOTS: RODDIE ROMERO & THE HUB CITY ALL STARS

Thursday, April 27

Blue Moon Saloon

Doors: 10 p.m.

The Blue Moon Saloon is proud to partner with the 31st Annual Festival International de Louisiane, presented by LUS Fiber , for the annual Rhythms & Roots LIVE MUSIC series.

FESTIVAL AFTER PARTY: WEST KING STREET BAND

Thursday, April 27

The Greenroom

Doors: 11 p.m.

Admission: Free

The Greenroom hosts its own, free Festival After Party with the West King Street Band on Festival Thursday.


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BACH LUNCH: SIRIUS PLAN

Friday, April 28

Parc Sans Souci

Doors: 11:15 a.m.

Admission: Free

Presented by the Lafayette Science Museum Foundation, Bach Lunch is a concert series on Fridays during the Spring and Fall seasons where participants enjoy lunch to the sounds of live music at Parc Sans Souci.


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LOUISIANA INTERNATIONAL MUSIC EXCHANGE (LIME) 2017

Friday, April 28

Warehouse 535

Doors: 1 - 4 p.m.

Festival International's Louisiana International Music Exchange (LIME) celebrates 10 years of bringing South Louisiana music to the world.

FESTIVAL AFTERPARTY WITH ROYAL TEETH AND BROTHER JAC

Friday, April 28

The Wurst Biergarten

Doors: 9 p.m.

Admission: Free

Join the Wurst Biergarten for night #3 of its Festival concert series with two of their favorite bands. Show up early to catch the Kabuki Dancers and friends next door in Parc Lafayette.

FESTIVAL AFTERPARTY WITH THE SHAKE BACKS

Friday, April 28

Warehouse 535

Doors: 9 p.m.

Warehouse 535 is hosting a Festival After Party with local rock 'n' roll outfit The Shake Backs this Saturday.

FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL AFTER HOURS: THE REVELERS

Friday, April 28

Artmosphere Bistro

Doors: 9 p.m.

Festival International de Louisiane and Louisiana International Music Exchange after hours show at Artmosphere.


SICKBAY PRESENTS FORMING THE VOID + SMITH + ROBOT + REI CLONE

Friday, April 28

Poets

Doors: 9 p.m.

Admission: $7

Sickbay is proud to present an unofficial Festival International afterparty featuring Lafayette's FORMING THE VOID with SMITH+ROBOT (Austin) and REI CLONE (Denton), Friday, April 28th at Poets! 10pm! Only $7! Come bask in an unfiltered display of sound and fury and sheer heaviosity!


SEAN ARDOIN & ZYDEKOOL

Friday, April 28

Feed & Seed

Doors: 10 p.m.

Sean Ardoin & Zydekool perform at the Feed & Seed on the third night of Festival.


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LADIES NIGHT WITH DJ WILDCARD

Friday, April 28

The Grouse Room

Doors: 10 p.m.

Ladies get in FREE and they get to dance the night away to DJ Wildcard mixes! So grab your best gal pals and kick off your weekend with The Grouse Room.


RHYTHMS & ROOTS: LOST BAYOU RAMBLERS

Friday, April 28

Blue Moon Saloon

Doors: 10 p.m.

The Blue Moon Saloon has partnered with the 31st Annual Festival International de Louisianefor the annual Rhythms & Roots LIVE MUSIC series featuring the Lost Bayou Ramblers.


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FESTIVAL AFTER PARTY: MICHAEL JUAN NUNEZ & THE AMERICAN ELECTRIC

Friday, April 28

The Greenroom

Doors: 11 p.m.

Admission: Free

The Greenroom is hosting a free Festival After Party with Michael Juan Nunez & The American Electric on Festival Friday.


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FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL WEEKEND AT SAINT STREET INN

Saturday, April 29 - Sunday, April 30

Saint Street Inn

Doors: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Come and enjoy some of your favorite brunch fare with some great music during Festival International de Louisiane in Lafayette.


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SICKBAY STAGE: SWAMP BREW + GOOLS + PAGODA MAMBO + KREWE DEL SOL

Saturday, April 29

Rukus Boardsports

Doors: 2 p.m.

Sickbay & Rukus present SWAMP BREW, GOOLS (nola), PAGODA MAMBO, and KREWE DEL SOL (br) at the unofficial SICKBAY STAGE behind the shop, Saturday, April 29th from 2pm til 6pm during Festival International! FREE SHOW! ALL AGES!


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AN EXPLOSION OF WORDS AND SOUND

Saturday, April 29

Cité des Arts & The Hive

Doors: 2:30 p.m.

Six French-speaking poets from Canada and Louisiana meet at this show to display their colors and culture. From different horizons, they will make you discover or rediscover their part of the country, their beauty, their uniqueness.


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BROTHER DEGE PLUS GRAND NATHANIEL AND THE GHOSTS WITH FRIENDS

Saturday, April 29

The Wurst Biergarten

Doors: 9 p.m.

Join the Wurst Biergarten for night #4 of its Festival Concert Series featuring Brother Dege.


FESTIVAL AFTER DARK WITH TANK AND THE BANGAS AND JESSE SLAYTER

Saturday, April 29

Warehouse 535

Doors: 9 p.m.

Come join Warehouse 535 for Festival After Dark, the only Festival Internacional After Party you need. There will be a LONDRI silent disco tent set up in the lawn, and Jesse Slayter on DJ before Tank and the Bangas take the stage.


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FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL AFTER HOURS: PINE LEAF BOYS & RAYO BROTHERS

Saturday, April 29

Artmosphere Bistro

Doors: 9 p.m.

Festival International de Louisiane and Louisiana International Music Exchange after hours show at Artmosphere. Rayo Brothers opening the show, and Pine Leaf Boys taking it home!

NITECAPS REUNION

Saturday, April 29

Nightcaps

Doors: 9 p.m.

Both the Nitecaps and ShanaHans sides will be open with your favorite old school music to dance to.


RHYTHMS & ROOTS: FEUFOLLET

Saturday, April 29

Blue Moon Saloon

Doors: 10 p.m.

The Blue Moon Saloon is proud to partner with the 31st Annual Festival International de Louisiane, presented by LUS Fiber, for the annual Rhythms & Roots LIVE MUSIC series.


THREE AM

Saturday, April 29

The Grouse Room

Doors: 10 p.m.

Thee AM headlines the Grouse Room this Saturday. Doors open at 10 p.m.


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CEDRYL BALLOU & THE ZYDECO TRENDSETTERS

Saturday, April 29

Feed & Seed

Doors: 10 p.m.

Hit Feed N Seed after you've filled up on Festival and keep the dancing moves going with Cedryl Ballou & The Zydeco Trendsetters.


FESTIVAL AFTER PARTY: NEW NATIVE BRASS BAND

Saturday, April 29

The Greenroom

Doors: 11 p.m.

Admission: Free

The Greenroom is hosting a free Festival After Party with the New Natives Brass Band on Festival Saturday.

REGGIE'S ISLAND JAM 2017

Sunday, April 30

Reggie’s Soulfood

Doors: 10 a.m.

Join Reggie's Soulfood on Sunday, April 30, at 10 a.m., for Reggie's Island Jam 2017.

FESTIVAL AFTER HOURS BRUNCH: MICHAEL DOUCET & PSYCHO SWAMP + T’MONDE & SABRA & THE GET RIGHTS

Sunday, April 30

Artmosphere Bistro

Doors: 11 a.m. & 8 p.m.

Come out for the Festival International de Louisiane and Louisiana International Music Exchange after brunch show at Artmosphere. Then stick around for Artmosphere’s Festival Wrap Party with T’Monde and Sabra & The Get Rights.


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LIL POOKIE & COREY LEDET

Sunday, April 30

Feed & Seed

Doors: 5 p.m.

Sunday Funday at Feed N Seed with Lil Pookie & Corey Ledet. Don't miss the early fun.


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FESTIVAL WRAP PARTY WITH THE UNDERHILL FAMILY ORCHESTRA

Sunday, April 30

The Wurst Biergarten

Doors: 6 p.m.

Join the Wurst Biergarten as they wrap up another amazing Festival weekend with their friends in The Underhill Family Orchestra.

FESTIVAL AFTER PARTY: THE GOOD DUDES

Sunday, April 30

The Greenroom

Doors: 7 p.m.

The Greenroom will host a free Festival Wrap Party with the Good Dudes closing out Festival Sunday.

RHYTHMS & ROOTS: BLUE MOON ALL STARS

Sunday, April 30

Blue Moon Saloon

Doors: 10 p.m.

The Blue Moon Saloon is proud to partner with the 31st Annual Festival International de Louisiane, presented by LUS Fiber for the annual Rhythms & Roots LIVE MUSIC series!

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