If you’re looking for a place to stay near Lafayette, La you should consider staying at the Louisiana Cajun Mansion Bed & Breakfast near Lafayette, La. The B&B still has a few rooms available. Festival International Days are April 20-24, 2016 and the New Orleans Jazz Festival goes from April 22-24th, then again April 28 – May 1 2016. These are two large festivals you won’t want to miss!
Check Availability. The Mansion is conveniently located; get to where you are going in a matter of just a few minutes. The B & B is only 5 minutes from Lafayette and You’re in the heart of local festivals, Swamp & Alligator Boat tours, Cajun Food, Dancing & Music.
There’s a lot going on in Louisiana these next two weekends! Check out our festivals page and learn about what’s going on around Louisiana. But your stay in Louisiana would not be complete if you didn’t also go to the New Orleans Jazz Festival also going on!.
About Festivals International
The annual festival is held the last full weekend in April. Celebrate the 30th year of Festival International de Louisiane April 20-24 2016 in downtown Lafayette, Louisiana. Bonne Fête au Festival! More Information
Festival International de Louisiane is a community-based, non-profit arts organization formed in 1986 to produce an annual visual and performing arts festival celebrating the French cultural heritage of southern Louisiana – primarily a combination of French, African, Caribbean and Hispanic influences. The largest outdoor, FREE Francophone event in the U.S., the Festival places special emphasis on highlighting the connections between Acadiana and the Francophone world. Each year, artists from Europe, Africa, Canada, the Caribbean and the Americas are invited to share their talents with the community.
Since its creation, Festival International de Louisiane has become famous as a premier presenter of some of the most unique world musicians and performances in the United States. Popular artists such as Aaron Neville, Dr. John, Irma Thomas, Black Joe Lewis, The Wailers, Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings, and Buddy Guy have all performed on our stages.
About the New Orleans Jazz Festival
The New Orleans Jazz Festival, a/k/a Jazz Fest, is a 10-day cultural feast in which thousands of musicians, cooks and craftspeople welcome 400,000 visitors each year. The Louisiana Heritage Fair showcases unforgettable music on multiple stages, delicious Louisiana cuisine in two large food areas, and crafts artisans from the region and around the world demonstrating and selling their work. The Louisiana Heritage Fair is held at the Fair Grounds Race Course over the course of 2 weekends. They are April 22, 23, 24 & April 28, 29, 30 & May 1 2016.