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The 42nd Annual

Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival

July 23, 2022

“Stronger Together: The Power of Traditional Culture”

JOIN US FOR A DAY OF FUN, FOOD, AND DANCING!

NSU campus in Natchitoches

HALL of TRADITIONAL CRAFTS

FOLK FOODS

KIDFEST

FREE CAJUN and ZYDECO DANCE LESSONS

THE LOUISIANA STATE FIDDLE CHAMPIONSHIP

THREE STAGES OF FOLK MUSIC

MUSIC HEADLINERS

AMANDA SHAW and the CUTE GUYS

GENO DELAFOSE and FRENCH ROCKIN’ BOOGIE

THE RISING DRAGON LION DANCE TEAM

THE CADDO CULTURE CLUB

HAGGIS RAMPANT CELTIC BAND

FLASHBACK

For more information: folklife@nsula.edu or (318) 357-4332

Prather Coliseum and the CAPA Annex/Magale Recital Hall are fully wheelchair accessible.

ASL interpretation, assistive listening devices, and audio description will be made available upon prior request for the cultural discussions in the Festival N-Club Room from 10:00 AM-5:00 PM and for the interpretive music informance by the Winnsboro Easter Rock Ensemble from 10:15-11:30 AM.

Please make requests for ASL interpretation, assistive listening devices, and audio description by July 1, 2022 by contacting folklife@nsula.edu or (318) 357-4332.

Supported in part by grants and donors

42nd Annual Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival Schedule

“Stronger Together!”

Saturday July 23, 2022

West Stage

Main Stage

East Stage

10:15-10:45

Louisiana Czech Heritage Dancers

10:00-11:00

The LaCour Trio

10:15-11:30

Winnsboro Easter Rock Ensemble

11:00-11:30

Yvette Landry and Beau Thomas

11:15-11:45

Welcome Ceremony!

 

11:45-12:45

Goldman Thibodeaux and the Lawtell Playboys

12:00-1:00

Cajun Dance Lessons

11:45-12:00

Rising Dragon Lion Dance Team

1:00-2:00

The Caddo Culture Club

1:15-2:15

Amanda Shaw & The Cute Guys

12:15-1:30

The LaCour Trio

2:15-3:30

Musical Tribute to Hardrick Rivers

2:30-2:45

Rising Dragon Lion Dance Team

1:45-2:45

Goldman Thibodeaux and the Lawtell Playboys

 

3:00-3:15

Louisiana Czech Heritage Dancers

3:00-4:00

Cajun Dance Lessons

3:45-5:00

Geno Delafose and French Rockin’ Boogie

3:30-4:30

The Caddo Culture Club

 
 

4:30-5:00

Louisiana State Fiddle Champion

4:15-5:15

Amanda Shaw & The Cute Guys

5:15-6:15

The Thistle Dancers and Pipers

5:15-6:00

Zydeco Dance Lessons

5:30-6:30

Flashback

6:30-7:30

Haggis Rampant Celtic Band

6:15-7:45

Geno Delafose and French Rockin’ Boogie

6:45-7:45

Joyful Sounds

 

8:00-10:00

Flashback

 

 

MAGALE RECITAL HALL

State Fiddle Championship Late Registration

2nd Floor Recital Hall Foyer

12:00-1:00

Haggis Rampant Celtic Band

12:00-1:00

Louisiana State Fiddle Championship

Magale Recital Hall

1:00-4:00

Narrative Sessions/Music Informances
N-Club Room in Prather Coliseum

10:00-10:45

Acadian Brown Cotton

11:00-11:45

The Caddo Culture Club

12:00-12:45

Beginning Cajun Guitar Workshop with Yvette Landry and Beau Thomas

1:00-1:45

Talking the Blues: Memories of Hardrick Rivers

2:00-2:45

Music Informance with Geno Delafose

3:00-3:45

Music Informance with Amanda Shaw

4:00-4:45

Music Informance with Goldman Thibodeaux