Texas Commission on the Arts is a proud sponsor of the Cajun Heritage Fest

Here is what TCA said about The Cajun Heritage Fest

The Texas Commission on the Arts‘ (TCA)  grant panelists reviewed the application for assistance submitted by the Southeast Texas Arts Council (SETAC) on behalf of the Cajun Heritage Fest and here is what they had to say: “In my opinion, SETAC is helping revive lost traditions in their community, which demonstrates a great cultural impact […]

Hampton Inn and Suites

Hampton Inn Hosts Cajun Heritage Fest Guests at Special Rate

The Hampton Inn & Suites in Port Arthur is offering Cajun Heritage Fest attendees a special rate! If you’re coming to the Fest and need a hotel room, call the Hampton Inn (409-722-6999) and mention the Cajun Heritage Fest to get a Deluxe King or Double Queen room on Friday the 7th and/or Saturday the […]

Cajun Heritage Fest 2017 Schedule

Schedule Noon – Doors Open 12:30 – 1:15 – Donovan Bourque & Friends 1:15 – 2:15 – Accordion Contest 3:00 – 4:30 – Travis Matte & The Kingpins 4:30 – 5:30 – Crawfish Eating Contest 5:30 – 7:00 – Jo-El Sonnier 7:00 – 7:30 – Crawfish Races 7:30 – 9:00 – Jamie Bergeron & The […]

Sign Up for the Cajun Accordion Contest

Sign Up Now for the Cajun Accordion Contest!

You don’t have to bet an accordion of gold against your soul to enter this contest! Come on down and participate in the Cajun Heritage Fest’s First Annual Cajun Accordion Contest! It’s gonna be a rockin’ good time as players young and old wring out the old squeezebox to the delight of the audience and […]

Jamie Bergeron & the Kickin' Cajuns will headline Cajun Heritage Fest 2017 in Port Arthur on April 8th.

Jamie Bergeron & the Kickin’ Cajuns to Headline Cajun Heritage Fest 2017

Cajun Music Superstar Jamie Bergeron will bring his boys the Kickin’ Cajuns to the stage on April 8th at the Carl A. Parker Multipurpose Center in Port Arthur for the Cajun Heritage Fest 2017 (previously Carnival Des Cajuns). Bergeron played the fest last year and was so well loved the Southeast Texas Arts Council knew […]