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Day 4 at Festival International: More music and crawfish and spinach boats

Posted at 10:00 PM, Apr 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-29 11:31:47-04

It’s officially Festival International weekend, which means there’s two days left to enjoy all the sounds and smells festival has to offer.

Performances started at 9 a.m. at Scène Laborde Earles Law Firm Fais Do Do, and they will continue until tonight with the last performance by Gato Preto at 9 p.m. at Scène TV5Monde Lafayette.

Gato Preto made Daniel Phillips‘ list of the five must-catch acts this year. To see who else made the list, click here.

For a look at the lineup, click here.

Dave Baker introducing Mike Dillon's New Orleans Punk Rock Percussion Consortium at Scène LUS Internationale at Festival International de Louisiane in Downtown Lafayette

Posted by KATC-TV 3: Acadiana's Newschannel on Saturday, April 27, 2019

THE FLYING BALALAIKA BROTHERS from Russia perform at Festival International!

Posted by KATC-TV 3: Acadiana's Newschannel on Saturday, April 27, 2019

If you have children with you at Festival International, Scène des Jeunes is a great place to visit. It will be open this weekend from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Cathedral-Carmel School. You may see some familiar faces.

Dave Baker helps with arts and crafts at Scène des Jeunes.

For a more intimate experience, visit the KATC / LA Folk Roots Chat Room between E. Main and E. Vermilion streets where you can not only listen to live music but also have the opportunity to chat with the musicians.

If you’re having trouble navigating festival, click here for a look at the site map.

For other information, go to their website.