Local Dance Schedule



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May 1,8, 15 and 21 - Cajun and Zydeco Dance Class

4 to 6 PM

$35 ($30 for ACZA Members).

Downtown Decatur

Due to space limitations class size is limited so Pre-registration required. Partners are not necessary. Email zydecowhiskey@gmail.com to register or for more information

Instructor: Anthony Lewis

Four classes in which each one in the series builds on the previous. Classes will be two hours with Cajun being taught the first hour and Zydeco the second. The final class will be held at the ACZA May 21st dance with Curley Taylor and Zydeco Trouble (class attendees will receive a discount to this dance). The class instructor will be current ACZA President, Anthony Lewis. Anthony has taught nationwide for nearly 20 years. His classes are always fun and energetic. We're positive this class series will jump start your Cajun and Zydeco dancing!


Saturday, May 14 - Zydeco T

Free, Time TBA

The Wing Cafe and Tap House, 2145 Roswell Road Marietta, GA 30062 (770) 509-9464


Saturday, May 14 - Donna The Buffalo

$26, Doors Open at 7 PM, Concert at 8 PM

Venkman's, 740 Ralph McGill Blvd, ATLANTA, GA, 30312 (470) 225-6162

For tickets, go to City Winery.


Saturday, May 21 ACZA Presents Curley Taylor & Zydeco Trouble

At Dorothy Benson Multipurpose Facility

Intermediate Lesson from 6:30 to 7:15 PM; Beginner lesson from 7:15-8:00 PM

Dance from 8-11 PM
$14 ACZA Members and Active Duty Military/ $18 non-members/$5 Students

6500 Vernon Woods Drive Northeast, Sandy Springs, GA 30328


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Saturday, June 11 ACZA Presents Carolina Gator Gumbo

At Dorothy Benson Multipurpose Facility

Intermediate Lesson from 6:30 to 7:15 PM; Beginner lesson from 7:15-8:00 PM

Dance from 8-11 PM
$14 ACZA Members and Active Duty Military/ $18 non-members/$5 Students

6500 Vernon Woods Drive Northeast, Sandy Springs, GA 30328


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Saturday, July 9 ACZA Presents Terry & the Zydeco Bad Boys

At Dorothy Benson Multipurpose Facility

Intermediate Lesson from 6:30 to 7:15 PM; Beginner lesson from 7:15-8:00 PM

Dance from 8-11 PM
$14 ACZA Members and Active Duty Military/ $18 non-members/$5 Students

6500 Vernon Woods Drive Northeast, Sandy Springs, GA 30328

To view a recent video of the band click Terry & the Zydeco Bad Boys.


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Saturday, August 6 ACZA Presents T'Canaille

At Dorothy Benson Multipurpose Facility

Intermediate Lesson from 6:30 to 7:15 PM; Beginner lesson from 7:15-8:00 PM

Dance from 8-11 PM
$14 ACZA Members and Active Duty Military/ $18 non-members/$5 Students

6500 Vernon Woods Drive Northeast, Sandy Springs, GA 30328


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Saturday, September 10 ACZA - To be announced (as soon as we figure it out)

At Dorothy Benson Multipurpose Facility

Intermediate Lesson from 6:30 to 7:15 PM; Beginner lesson from 7:15-8:00 PM

Dance from 8-11 PM
$14 ACZA Members and Active Duty Military/ $18 non-members/$5 Students

6500 Vernon Woods Drive Northeast, Sandy Springs, GA 30328


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Saturday, October 1 ACZA Presents Zydeco T

At Dorothy Benson Multipurpose Facility

Intermediate Lesson from 6:30 to 7:15 PM; Beginner lesson from 7:15-8:00 PM

Dance from 8-11 PM
$14 ACZA Members and Active Duty Military/ $18 non-members/$5 Students

6500 Vernon Woods Drive Northeast, Sandy Springs, GA 30328


Saturday, October 29 ACZA Presents Roux du Bayou

At Dorothy Benson Multipurpose Facility

Intermediate Lesson from 6:30 to 7:15 PM; Beginner lesson from 7:15-8:00 PM

Dance from 8-11 PM
$14 ACZA Members and Active Duty Military/ $18 non-members/$5 Students

6500 Vernon Woods Drive Northeast, Sandy Springs, GA 30328


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Saturday, December 3 ACZA Presents Jambalaya Cajun Band

At Dorothy Benson Multipurpose Facility

Intermediate Lesson from 6:30 to 7:15 PM; Beginner lesson from 7:15-8:00 PM

Dance from 8-11 PM
$14 ACZA Members and Active Duty Military/ $18 non-members/$5 Students

6500 Vernon Woods Drive Northeast, Sandy Springs, GA 30328




regional dance schedule
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Friday, April 29 - Tallahassee, Fl - Rosie Ledet & the Zydeco Playboys

10 pm ; $25 advance; $30 day of the show

The Bradfordville Blues Club, 7152 Moses Lane, Tallahassee, FL

Nonsmoking venue.

For more info call (850) 906-0766.

Website is The Bradfordville Blues Club.


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Friday, May 6 - Birmingham, Al - The Swamp Poppas

$15 , Students with valid IDs Half Price

Dance lesson from 7-8 PM; Dance from 8-11 PM

Southside Center for the Arts & Humanities, Southside Baptist Church, 1016 19th Street South, Birmingham, Alabama 35205


Friday to Sunday May 6 to 8 - Alabama Folk School's Second Annual Cajun Weekend

Savoy Family Band

Camp McDowell, 105 Delong Rd, Nauvoo, AL 35578 Call (205) 387-1806

The talented Savoy family will lead instruction in Cajun accordion, fiddle, and guitar. Marc Savoy will also lead a mini Cajun cooking class. Cajun Weekend will culminate with a concert held by the Savoy family. To learn more or to register online, visit their website .

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Friday, June 10 - Birmingham, Al - Curley Taylor & Zydeco Trouble

$15 , Students with valid IDs Half Price

Dance lesson from 7-8 PM; Dance from 8-11 PM

Southside Center for the Arts & Humanities, Southside Baptist Church, 1016 19th Street South, Birmingham, Alabama 35205

Saturday, June 11 - Huntsville, Al - Curley Taylor & Zydeco Trouble

$20

Dance lesson from 7:30-8 PM; Dance from 8-11 PM

Senior Center, 2200 Drake Ave SW, Huntsville, Al 35805


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Friday, July 8 - Birmingham, Al - Terry & The Zydeco Bad Boys

$15 , Students with valid IDs Half Price

Dance lesson from 7-8 PM; Dance from 8-11 PM

Southside Center for the Arts & Humanities, Southside Baptist Church, 1016 19th Street South, Birmingham, Alabama 35205

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Friday, August 5 - Birmingham, Al - T'Canaille

$15 , Students with valid IDs Half Price

Dance lesson from 7-8 PM; Dance from 8-11 PM

Southside Center for the Arts & Humanities, Southside Baptist Church, 1016 19th Street South, Birmingham, Alabama 35205

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Friday, September 30 - Birmingham, Al - The Swamp Poppas

$15 , Students with valid IDs Half Price

Dance lesson from 7-8 PM; Dance from 8-11 PM

Southside Center for the Arts & Humanities, Southside Baptist Church, 1016 19th Street South, Birmingham, Alabama 35205

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Friday, October 28 - Birmingham, Al - Roux Du Bayou (Halloween Dance)

$15 , Students with valid IDs Half Price

Dance lesson from 7-8 PM; Dance from 8-11 PM

Southside Center for the Arts & Humanities, Southside Baptist Church, 1016 19th Street South, Birmingham, Alabama 35205

ACZA, Inc is a volunteer-run 501(c)3 tax-exempt non-profit corporation in Georgia dedicated to promoting and educating the public about the dance, music, and culture of the Cajun and Creole peoples of Louisiana. For more information, please e-mail us at info@aczadance.org.