Gloucester Cajun and Zydeco Festival

The 29th annual Gloucester Cajun and Zydeco Festival is heating things up at Gloucester Guildhall this January 2023, bringing Louisiana vibes to the cathedral city.

By Chloe Gorman  |  Published
Gloucester Guildhall comes alive with Cajun and Zydeco music this January 2023.

The longest running Cajun and Zydeco Festival in Europe is returning to Gloucester Guildhall for its 29th year this January 2023.

Hosted by guest MC Nick Barber, Gloucester Cajun and Zydeco Festival brings Louisiana vibes and some of the best Cajun and Creole musicians to the city from Friday 27 to Sunday 29 January 2023. 

As well as exciting live music, there's also dance and instrument workshops, energetic sets from Swamp Rock DJs, special talks and performances – including a live podcast in the Guildhall Cinema with the Jim's Lounge takeover – plus authentic Cajun and Creole food to tuck into. 

Promising an all-day party atmosphere, the festival is sure to heat things up this winter.

To book tickets, call the Gloucester Guildhall box office on (01452) 503050.


Gloucester Cajun and Zydeco Festival 2023


Friday 27 to Sunday 29 January 2023


Doors open at 6.30pm on Friday; 10.30am on Saturday; and 10.15am on Sunday


Weekend tickets cost £70 each; while day tickets cost £25 on Friday, £35 on Saturday and £30 on Sunday. Dance and instrument workshops are charged separately.


(01452) 503050

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