Local Dance Schedule

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Saturday, March 7- ACZA Zydeco Ya-Ya

Knights of Columbus

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

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


Saturday, March 28- ACZA Roux du Bayou

Last ACZA dance at Knights of Columbus

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

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


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Friday, Saturday April 17,18 - Zydeco T

6 to 10 PM Outside on the Patio (No performance in bad weather )

Pappadeaux, 5635 Jimmy Carter Blvd, Norcross, GA 30071, (770) 849-0600.

See Zydeco T for more information.


Sunday, April 19 - ACZA CD Party & Pot luck dinner at Garden Hills

Garden Hills Community Center. A Map


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Saturday, May 2 ACZA Curley Taylor & Zydeco Trouble

First ACZA dance at Dorothy Benson Multipurpose Facility

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

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

6500 Vernon Woods Drive Northeast, Sandy Springs, GA 30328


Friday May 15 - Zydeco T

6 to 10 PM Outside on the Patio (No performance in bad weather )

Pappadeaux, 5635 Jimmy Carter Blvd, Norcross, GA 30071, (770) 849-0600.

See Zydeco T for more information.


Saturday May 16 - Zydeco T

1:30 to 4:30 PM, Free

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

See Zydeco T for more information.




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Thursday, March 19 through Saturday, April 4 - Savannah, Ga Music Festival

See the Savannah Music Festival website for details.

At the Savannah Music Festival: Zydeco Dance Party: BuckWheat Zydeco

Friday, March 20 at 7 PM and 9 PM at Charles H. Morris Center

For more info see the Zydeco dance website.


Saturday, March 21 - Pampano Beach, Fl - Second Annual CRAWDEBAUCHERY NEW ORLEANS STYLE MUSIC FESTIVAL

POMPANO BEACH AMPHITHEATER FIELD, 1806 NE 6TH Street, Pompano Beach, FL

Tickets: $25/35 Children under age 10 free. VIP Tickets: $65/75 With VIP tickets you will receive preferential parking, reserved seating at both stages, a VIP coupon to be exchanged for either a free drink of any kind or a sample of crawfish, entry into the expanded VIP tent which will feature big screen March Madness basketball, a full liquor bar with VIP happy hour and all day discount pricing, and VIP gift bag with signed festival poster, signature beads, and swag provided by festival sponsors. VIP will receive early entry at 11:00 AM with a VIP-only gospel performance and free Bloody Mary's and Mimosas from 11:00 to 1:00.

A one day festival in Pompano Beach, FL Featuring acclaimed national and regional musicians, whose genres range from jazz to bluegrass to rock to zydeco taking place on two stages. Alongside musical groups, festival-goers can feast on local traditional New Orleans cuisine like beignets, jambalaya, and po-boys, while browsing arts and craft, and enjoy a taste of the bayou right here in Florida. Headlining the ZYDECO STAGE this year will be the Grammy winner CHUBBY CARRIER AND THE BAYOU SWAMP BAND along with GAL HOLIDAY AND THE HONKEYTONK REVIEW and AMANDA SHAW AND THE CUTE GUYS. The JAM STAGE will feature JOHNNY SANSONE, MAGGIE KOERNER, THE LEE BOYS, and THE SOUL REBELS.

You can also put on your "adventure spirit" and learn to "Do the Zydeco" with returning dance instructors JERRY CARRIER and JARENE WILLIAMS.

For more information see website .


Saturday, March 21 - Athens, Ga - ACZA Presents Buckwheat Zydeco

8 PM - Published Rates $15 Advance/$20 day of show - ACZA members get $5 Discount.

The Foundry (Formerly the Melting Point), 295 E Doughtery St, Athens, Ga 30601

For more information see The Foundry.


Sunday, March 29 - Charleston, SC - LOWCOUNTRY CAJUN FESTIVAL

Noon to 6 pm ; $15

JEFFERY BROUSSARD & THE CREOLE COWBOYS and ROUX DU BAYOU CAJUN BAND will alternate sets.

James Island County Park, 871 Riverland Drive, Charleston, SC 29412

For more info see the website , or call 843 695 4FUN.


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Thursday, March 19 through Saturday, April 4 - Savannah, Ga Music Festival

See the Savannah Music Festival website for details.

At the Savannah Music Festival: Cajun Dance Party: The Band Courtbouillon (Wayne Toups, Steve Riley & Wilson Savoy)

Friday, April 3 at 7 PM and 9 PM at Charles H. Morris Center

10% discount for ACZA members. Members can purchase tickets online and enter code ACZASMF2015 at checkout, or call the box office at 912.525.5050 (Monday through Friday 10am-5pm) to purchase tickets.

For more info see the Cajun dance website.


Saturday, April 11 - Huntsville, AL - Nathan & the Zydeco Cha-Chas

6:30 to 9:30 pm ; No Charge

Von Braun Center, South Hall 1, 700 Monroe Street , Huntsville, Alabama 35801

Enjoy great food, craft beer, Zydeco music and entertainment with friends and family! Also Mambo Gris Gris will be playing from 3 PM to 6 PM

For more information contact Lacy Fitzpatrick at (256)551-2236 or visit Heads N Tails Crawfish Boil.

Note: If interested Lacy Fitzpatrick will work on a discount at a local hotel if There are people interested.


Saturday, April 18 - Tallahassee, Fl - Chubby Carrier & the Bayou Swamp Band s

10 pm ; $15

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

Nonsmoking venue.

For more information call (850) 906-0766 or visit Bradfordville Blues Club.


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.