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Picnic Under the Trees: Lagniappe: An Evening of Zydeco Music

The Filson Historical Society

Friday, September 13, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM (EDT)

Louisville, KY

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Picnic Under the Trees: Non-Member Ended $15.00 $1.82
Picnic Under the Trees: Members Ended $10.00 $1.54

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Event Details

Lagniappe, pronounced “Lanyap”, Cajun French for “a little something extra” is the area’s only traditional Cajun – Zydeco band featuring hot Cajun two-steps, waltzes, New-Orleans traditional jazz, blues, western swing and American roots with a twist of Eastern European Gypsy music! The band features Chico Converse on fiddles, saxophones & vocals; Dick Franz on accordion & bass; Yvan Verbesselt on drums & percussion including the Cajun triangle (‘ti-fer) & Zydeco wash board (frottoir);  John Mooter on keyboard, trombone, cornet & slide trumpet; Raiford Faircloth on guitars, banjo & vocals; and Laura Sabo on bass & clarinet.


This event will take place at Oxmoor Farm. There is a charge for admission: Members $10 in advance/$15 day of; Non-members $15 in advance/$20 day of. Children 12 and under will be admitted free of charge. Gates open at 6:00, with the music beginning at 6:30. We welcome you to bring your own picnic, games, and blanket for a festive evening under the trees.


Reservations are suggested.

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When & Where


Oxmoor Farm
720 Oxmoor Avenue
Louisville, KY 40222

Friday, September 13, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM (EDT)


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