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 31st Annual

 Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival

July 16-17, 2010

 "Traditional Remedies:  Folklife During Times of Adversity"

2010 Folk Festival Spring Newsletter

2010 Folk Festival Music Schedule

2010 LA State Fiddle Championship Rules

2010 LA State Fiddle Championship Entry Form

From singing to putting tobacco on bee stings, Louisiana culture is rich with age - old folk remedies. In 2010, the Natchitoches- NSU Folk Festival will celebrate these "remedies" and cures we use to "get by". Some of our invited guests for the 31st Folk Festival include:

D.L. Menard

The Jambalaya Cajun Band

Southland Bluegrass and Alecia Nugent

da' Classics

Gal Holiday and the Honky Tonk Revue

Hadley Castille and Sarah Jayde Williams

The Hugh Harris Band

Brandon Moreau avec la Band Pain Perdu

Hezekiah Early and the Houserockers

The Back Porch Band

Goldman Thibodeaux and the Lawtell Playboys

Southern Harvest

Shekinah Glory COGIC Choir 

Hardrick Rivers and the Rivers Revue Band

Shout to the Lord

The Strumdingers

The Birdwell Group

 

SUPPORTED IN PART BY GRANTS FROM THE FOLLOWING:

National Endowment for the Arts

Dept of Culture, Recreation, & Tourism: Division of the Arts -- Shreveport Regional Arts Council

Natchitoches Area Convention & Visitors Bureau

Natchitoches Historic District Development Commission

Paragon Casino Resort 

National Endowment for the Humanities

Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities

Louisiana Office of Culture, Recreation, and Tourism

 

 

 

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