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Louisiana Folklife Past Events 2022-04-26T09:20:39+00:00

Past Events

42nd Annual Natchitoches-NSU Folk Fest Schedule

42nd Annual Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival Schedule “Stronger Together!” Saturday July 23, 2022 West StageMain StageEast Stage10:15-10:45Louisiana Czech Heritage Dancers10:00-11:00The LaCour Trio10:15-11:30Winnsboro Easter Rock Ensemble11:00-11:30Yvette Landry and Beau Thomas11:15-11:45Welcome Ceremony! 11:45-12:45Goldman Thibodeaux and the Lawtell Playboys12:00-1:00Cajun Dance Lessons 11:45-12:00Rising Dragon Lion Dance Team1:00-2:00The Caddo Culture Club1:15-2:15Amanda Shaw & [...]

The 42nd Annual Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival

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 [...]

42nd Annual Natchitoches-NSU Folk Fest Schedule

42nd Annual Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival Schedule “Stronger Together!” Saturday July 23, 2022 West StageMain StageEast Stage10:15-10:45Ed Huey10:00-11:00The LaCour Trio10:15-11:30Winnsboro Easter Rock Ensemble11:00-11:30Beginning Harmonica Workshop11:15-11:45Welcome Ceremony! 11:45-12:45Goldman Thibodeaux and the Lawtell Playboys12:00-1:00Cajun Dance Lessons 11:45-12:00Rising Dragon Lion Dance Team1:00-2:00The Caddo Culture Club1:15-2:15Amanda Shaw & The Cute Guys12:15-1:30The [...]

Elvin Shields To Be Recognized as a Louisiana Tradition Bearer

Twisted wire sculptor Elvin Shields will be named a Louisiana Tradition Bearer by the Louisiana Folklife Commission and honored at a ceremony October 16 at the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame and Northwest Louisiana History Museum. Serving as a Folklife Ambassador for the Louisiana Folklife Commission, Dr. Shane [...]