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Fall season of Downtown Alive kicks off tonight at Parc International

Posted at 4:51 PM, Sep 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-13 17:53:37-04

The fall season of Downtown Alive, Louisiana's longest outdoor concert series, begins tonight at Parc International!

Tonight's bill features Chubby Carrier and the Bayou Swamp Band and Corey Ledet and his Zydeco Band.

Gates to the festival open at 5:00 p.m. and music begins at 6:00.

Anita Begnaud, CEO of Downtown Development Authority and Downtown Lafayette Unlimited, said that she's excited to "continue the tradition of live Friday night concerts in Downtown Lafayette. For over 35 years, Downtown Alive has provided a free and family-friendly venue for the community to enjoy the amazing music of Acadiana. And it gets better with each year!

The full lineup for the fall season is as follows:

September 13
Chubby Carrier & the Bayou Swamp Band + Corey Ledet & His Zydeco Band (Zydeco/Cajun | Parc International
DTA! Fall Kick-Off

Friday, September 20
Gregg Martinez & the Delta Kings (Blues/RnB/Swamp Pop | Parc Sans Souci)

Friday, September 27
All-Star Beatles Tribute w/ The Viatones + Special Guests (Rock-n-Roll| Parc International)

Friday, October 4
Doctor Nativo + Rio Luminoso (Mayan Reggae Cumbia/Classic Latin | Parc International
ACLA Latin Festival Kick-Off Party

Friday, October 11 - No DTA!: Festival Acadiens et Créoles

Friday, October 18
Radio Zydeco + The South Austin Moonlighters (Zydeco/Roots Rock | Parc Sans Souci)
During the Bayou Round Up Hot Rod and Vintage Car Show

Friday, October 25
The Daiquiri Queens + The Haggard Bucks (Cajun/Country | Parc Sans Souci)

Friday, November 1
Evangeline Maid Centennial Celebration with Wanye Toups & Zydecajun (Zydecajun | Parc International)
Evangeline Maid Centennial Celebration
Rain' Cajuns Homecoming Celebration (wear red!)

Friday, November 8
Royal Teeth + Jelly Toast (Pop/Folk| Parc International)
Fall 2019 DTA! Season Finale

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