Celtic Bayou Festival

March 11th & 12th, 2016
Lafayette, LA

A family friendly festival for all ages to celebrate the Celtic culture

Lafayette's first traditional and cultural Irish festival is now happening!  
Join us for a weekend of Irish craíc with the very best in traditional celtic music and entertainment.  Browse through our website to see what's happening but come back often as we will be updating with exciting news!  

See you there!

Craíc - Irish for fun/enjoyment


Friday Night Crawfish Boil and Beer

TBA: 6:00 - 7:00pm
The Ryan School of Irish Dance: 7:30 - 8:00pm
Celjun: 8:30 - 10:00pm

Saturday Festival Entertainers

Live Music
Celjun - Ireland/Louisiana
Farouche - Louisiana
J.P. Murphy - Ireland
The Red Wellies - Ireland/N. Carolina
Reel Treble - Texas
Smithfield Fair - Louisiana
Whiskey Bay Rovers - Louisiana
Beirt le Ceile - N.Carolina
The Rayo Brothers - Louisiana
The Here & Now - Ireland/Texas

Performances by
The Ryan School of Irish Dance
Caledonian Society of Baton Rouge

Dance Workshops
The Ryan School of Irish Dance - Joe LeDesma
Scottish Highland Dancing - Julia Dawson
Traditional Amercian Step Dance- Sharon Leahy
Contra Dancing - Kendal Rogers

Irish Workshops
Bodhran workshop
Irish Language for beginners with Scott Miller

Art Logo by Kathy McInnis.  Background image by Earle Richardson