Spanning two full weekends and running for ten days, this festival celebrates the rich history of Jazz music. Numerous performances of contemporary and classical jazz music are the highlight of the festival. Be sure to sample some of the local Cajun, Creole and BBQ dishes that will be prepared. Plenty of arts and crafts will also be sold and displayed at the festival.
The Bayou Country Superfest in Baton Rouge, Louisiana is a large weekend long event. Music is played by big country stars, like Kenny Chesney, and other country stars in the LSU Tiger Stadium. Outside the stadium Fan Fest takes place, and that includes tailgating, more music, and an artist meet and greet. Come on down for some family country fun.
Shreveport's popular Hard Rock station 99X is celebrating a big anniversary with a blowout music festival. Acts from the 80s, 90s, and today will be center stage among an endless horizon of beer and hot wings to recap the pivotal musical moments of this station's on-air history. This is a mature festival complete with an ear-piercing battle of the bands contest, and an impromptu com-icon showcase.