FESTIVALS & EVENTS

See links above for current info on the following events.

Lagniappe Productions is the exclusive talent buyer and producer or co-producer for several American Roots Music Events including:

The Cajun & Zydeco Mardi Gras Ball, Rhodes on the Pawtuxet, Cranston, RI.

An annual Mardi Gras Ball in Rhode Island. A Cajun and Zyedeco-flavored evening of dance, costumes and merriment taking place in February or March of each year. Dancing, Costumes, Prizes, Fun, Fun, Fun.

Mike Arnone’s Crawfish Fest, Sussex Fairgrounds, Augusta, NJ.

Four stages:  Main stage – all types of Louisiana music ;  2013 Lineup includes: Aaron Neville, The Voice of Wetlands , All-Stars, The Royal Southern Brotherhood*, Cowboy Mouth , Anders Osborne, Orgone, Big Sam’s Funky Nation, Tab Benoit , The Soul Rebels Brass Band, Papa Grows Funk, , Rosie Ledet and The Zydeco Playboys, Johnny Sansone, Davell Crawford, Joe Krown Trio Featuring Walter “Wolfman” Washington and Russell Batiste Jr., Eden Brent*, Wayne Singleton and Same Ol’ 2 Step, Mia Borders, Davina and the Vagabonds, Camille Baudoin and The Living Rumors*, The Alexis P. Suter- Gospel Show, Kevin Naquin and The Ossun Playboys, Jesse Lege and, Bayou Brew, Gas House Gorillas, Brother Joscephus and the Love Revolution and more….
Public phone is 212-539-8830. Held the first weekend after Memorial Day.  Next event is May 31 & June  1 & 2,  2013.

Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival, Walsh Farm, Oak Hill, NY.

Five stages of bluegrass, newgrass, old-timey, acoustic Americana etc… Dance stage featuring Cajun, Zydeco, blues, rockabilly, swing and dance.  Public phone is 888-946-8495.  Held the third weekend in July.

Annual Rhythm & Roots Festival , Ninigret Park, Charlestown RI.

Four stages of Americana, blues, Cajun, country, latin, swing, rockabilly and  Zydeco.  Public phone is 888-855-6940.  Held every Labor Day weekend.

Lagniappe Productions

For booking purposes, contact:

Chuck Wentworth, Lagniappe Productions

51 White Oak Court, Wakefield, RI 02879.

Office (401-783-3926)   Cell (401-301-3926)

e-mail (chukwent@cox.net)

website (www.mardigrasri.com)

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