Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival

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Country and Region United StatesCalifornia
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Simi Valley, California, USA
Festival Contact Information

Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival
c/o Rotary Club of Simi Sunrise
P. O. Box 11
Simi Valley, CA 93062-0011 USA
Phone: +01 805-517-9000

Festival Description

Each Memorial Day weekend the Cajun and Creole music festival takes place in Simi Valley. The well established festival is organized by the Rotary Club of Simi Sunrise and a multitude of devoted volunteers. The programming includes Creole and Blues musicians, and food and crafts vendors. All proceeds support charities associated with the Rotary Club.

Festival Dates May 25 - 26, 2013
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Festival Events:

Lineup 2013:
  • Janiva Magness
  • Elvin Bishop
  • Steve Riley & the Mamou Playboys
  • Swampland star Teresa Russell
  • Lisa Haley
  • Leroy Thomas & the Zydeco Roadrunners
  • David Sousa & the Zydeco Mudbugs
  • J Paul D. & the Zydeco Nubreeds
  • Andre Thierry & the Zydeco Magic
  • Mannish Boys with guests Curtis Salgado, Kevin Selfe, Peter Dammann, Otis Grand and Audrey Turner
  • Smokin’ Joe Kubek & Bnois King with guests Bob Corritore, Rand Chortkoff and Big Pete
  • Sugar Ray & the Bluetones
  • Andy T/Nick Nixon Band with Anson Funderbaugh
  • James Herman’s Back Porch Revue
  • The Delta Groove Harp Blast
  • Nathan James & His Rhythm Scratchers
  • Kara Grainger


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Practical Info:

  • Rancho Santa Susana
    5005 E. Los Angeles Avenue
    Simi Valley, CA


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