AOC Announces Fest Week Schedule

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AOC COMMUNITY MEDIA WILL PREMIERE FOOTAGE OF THE FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL DE LOUISIANE 2019 MAIN-STAGE PERFORMANCES FROM JULY 1 TO JULY 7.

TUNE IN TO AOC 1 (COX 15/LUS 3) OR OUR LIVE STREAM UNDER THE WATCH TAB ON THIS WEBSITE TO CHECK OUT THE BEST MUSICAL PERFORMANCES FROM FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL!

Monday, July 1

  • 6:30pm - Alsarah and the Nubatones

  • 7:30pm - Opening Ceremonies

  • 8:00pm -Les Étoiles De L'Immersion

  • 8:30pm - Blue Monday All Stars

  • 10:00pm - Dobet Gnahore

Tuesday, July 2

  • 6:00pm - Jarlath Henderson

  • 7:00pm - Lemon Bucket Orkestra

  • 8:30pm - Moonlight Benjamin

Wednesday, July 3

  • 6:30pm - Crocodile Gumboot Dancers

  • 7:30pm - Mdou Moctar

  • 8:30pm - Mike Dillon New Orleans Punk Rock Percussion Consortium

Thursday, July 4

  • 6:00pm - Girma Beyene and Akale Wuba

  • 7:00pm - Ch Wa

  • 8:30pm - Tribu Baharú

Friday, July 5

  • 6:00pm - Sondorgo

  • 7:00pm - Doctor Nativo

  • 8:30pm- Tribu Baharú

Saturday, July 6

  • 10:00am - Alsarah and the Nubatones

  • 11:00am - Opening Ceremonies

  • 11:30am - Les Étoiles De L'Immersion

  • 12:00pm - Blue Monday All Stars

  • 1:30pm - Dobet Gnahore

  • 2:30pm - Jarlath Henderson

  • 3:30pm - Lemon Bucket Orkestra

  • 4:30pm - Moonlight Benjamin

  • 6:00pm - Crocodile Gumboot Dancers

  • 7:00pm- Mdou Moctar

    Sunday, July 7

  • 1:00pm - Mike Dillon New Orleans Punk Rock Percussion Consortium

  • 2:00pm - Girma Beyene and Akale Wube

  • 3:00pm - Tribu Baharu

  • 4:30pm - Sondorgo

  • 5:30pm - Doctor Nativo

  • 7:00pm - Tribu Baharú

AOC will continue to re-air footage of the festival performances throughout the year on AOC 1 & 2. (Cox 15/16 & LUS 3/4). For over 30 years, AOC has recorded Festival International de Louisiane main-stage performances and aired them on its channels which are cablecast in the Acadiana area on Cox and LUS. You can find many Festival performances from previous years on our YouTube channel. Check it out!

Happy Festival Week from all of us at AOC Community Media!

ABOUT FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL DE LOUISIANE

Festival International de Louisiane is a non-profit organization that produces the largest international music and arts festival in the United States with a special emphasis on the connection between Acadiana and the Francophone world and an estimated economic impact of 49 million dollars annually. With over 300,000 festival goers every year, the annual festival features musical performances by artists from over 20 countries along with workshops, exhibits, visual art, theater and other forms of performance arts. The 5-day festival is held in April transforming downtown Lafayette, Louisiana into an entertainment mecca. Mark your calendars now for 2020: April 22-26

Visit the Festival International Website

SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR VOLUNTEERS!

Endless gratitude to our dedicated volunteers who helped us capture the best footage of Festival International! Merci beaucoup to all of you who were a part of the 2019 Festival International AOC Film Crew:

Abu Chowdhury, Alessandre Lopez-Dupuy, Amanda Anderson, Amber Laviolette, Anna Morgan, Annette Diaz, Betty Doucet, Bob Who, Cailey Auguillard, Chad M. Governale, Charles Braun, Charliese Elisah West, Danielle Johnson, David Cartright, Don Mitchell, Duke Hillard, Ed Gauthier, Emma Lacy, Glenn Baudoin, Ian Hernandez, Jackson Schneider, JAHmilah Sekhmet, Jen McFarlain, John Caffo, Joseph Klisanin, Katy Scherer, Katelyn Stewart, Kelly LeBlanc, Kelsey Billiot, Kristy McShan, Lafayette Saucier, Lakeisha Angel, Lloyd Breaux, Luis Alfonso Tarazona, Missy Dupreast, Nancy Rowe, Nicole Lachance, Peter Baras, Ralph Schexnaydre, Rickey Redmon, Rico Rice, Ryan Voorhies, Sherryl Guillory, Stephan Airault, Steven Harris and Tabby Hatton.

Interested in joining our 2020 Volunteer Film Crew? Click on the link below to fill a volunteer application.

Sign up to volunteer!