Thursday 9 April 2020

Gloucester Cajun and Zydeco Festival

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The Gloucester Cajun and Zydeco Festival is back for its 27th year in 2020, with a three-day line-up of performances at Gloucester Guildhall drawing in crowds from far and wide.

The longest running Cajun and Zydeco Festival in Europe, Gloucester Guildhall’s 2020 showcase promises to be nothing short of a three-day, non-stop Louisiana party – with a host of acclaimed acts on the bill for its 27th anniversary.

With live music and an atmosphere that’s become legendary, local music fans are in for a treat on their doorstep, while the unique festival also attracts visitors from across the UK and beyond.

This year’s festival will be returning to Gloucester Guildhall from Friday 24 to Sunday 26 Jan 2020 and boasts an impressive line-up including some internationally recognised artists performing an eclectic blend of genres from traditional to contemporary.

Guest MC this year is Nick Barber, with plenty of sets from Swamp Rock DJs, as well as workshops and talks, live highlights also include…


Friday at the Gloucester Cajun and Zydeco Festival 2020

John Qui Saute from 7pm and R.Cajun & The Zydeco Brothers from 9.30pm.


Saturday at the Gloucester Cajun and Zydeco Festival 2020

John Qui Saute from 1pm, UK Zydeco Allstars from 7pm and The Flatville Aces from 9.30pm.


Sunday at the Gloucester Cajun and Zydeco Festival 2020

Acadian Strings from 12pm, Rough Chowder from 2.15pm, Bearcats Trio from 6pm, Festival All Star Jam from 8pm.

Injecting some fiery Southern sunshine into music lovers’ wet and windy January, catch the Gloucester Cajun and Zydeco Festival when it returns to the city in 2020.

Event:
Gloucester Cajun and Zydeco Festival 2020
Venue
Gloucester Guildhall
Dates:
Friday 24 January 2020; Saturday 25 to Sunday 26 January 2020
Times:
Doors open at 6.30pm on Friday, on 10.30am on Saturday and Sunday
Admission:
Weekend tickets cost £70, with day tickets costing £25 for the Friday, £35 for the Saturday and £30 for the Sunday.
Telephone:
(01452) 503050

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