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Opelousas kicks off Music & Market series September 28

Posted at 2:11 PM, Sep 06, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-06 15:11:28-04

Opelousas Tourism will kick off their 2018 Fall Music and Market Series with a performance by Deuce Chamber & Zydeco Integrity on Friday, September 28.

The music series will continue until October 26 with performances from bands like Jamie Bergeron and the Kickin’ Cajuns, T. Broussard & the Zydeco Steppers, Sweet Cecilia, and Wallace Trahan & Rice and Gravy.

Each Friday during the series the market will feature a specific staple crop. The first crop in the series this year is okra.

The series will be held from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm at the Farmers Market Pavillion at Vieux Village with a downtown edition on October 19 in Courthouse Square.

Musical performances begin at 6:00 pm. The music line for this year’s series:

October 5
Jamie Bergeron & The Kickin’ Cajuns (Cajun/Zydeco)
Sweet Potato

October 12
T. Broussard & The Zydeco Steppers w/special guest Mary Broussard (Creole/Zydeco)
Mustard Greens

October 19
Sweet Cecilia (Country/Rock/Folk/Cajun)
Prairie Ronde Rice
(Downtown edition- Courthouse Square)

October 26
Wallace Trahan & Rice and Gravy (Cajun/Country)

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