Blackpot Festival

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Country and Region United StatesLouisiana
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Lafayette, Louisiana, USA
Festival Contact Information

Jillian Johnson, Publicity, Marketing

Festival Description

South Louisiana’s Black Pot Festival and Cookoff is an annual festival of southern culture that takes place at Acadian Village in Lafayette. The festival programming offers a stellar lineup of folk and roots musicians, dancing and food. In addition there is on site camping and naturally — jamming. The music roster includes — Americana and old-time music, blues and bluegrass, jazz and swing, creole and Cajun/Zydeco, as well as Irish. You can also enjoy the annual events — an accordion contest, an old-fashioned black pot cook-off, and square dancing. Camping is available for tenting and RV parking.

Festival Dates October 25 - 26, 2013
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  • Blackpot Festival returns, by Dege Legg (The Independent Weekly, October 28, 2010)


Practical Info:

  • Acadian Village
    200 Greenleaf Drive
    Lafayetter, Louisiana
  • Online information at


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