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Clarence's Baton Rouge Cajun & Zydeco Schedule of Events.

   


Hi, this is Clarence the Cajun DJ in Baton Rouge and www.cajunradio.org and www.facebook.com/cajunbatonrouge

Clarence Recommends #1: 
Jan 11, 2014 (Sat) – Ganey Arsement & The Lakeside Gamblers  Cajun Band (Black & Gold Dance)  at an old time Cajun Dance on Saturday night at the UCT hall sponsored by the Cajun French Music Association. College and high school students get in for half price with school ID! We LOVE when the college crowd joins us! These dances are always open to the public. Please come! UCT Hall, 11175 Florida Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70815-2013 Hall, Large Dance Floor,$10 www.facebook.com/pages/Cajun-French-Music-Association-Baton-Rouge/186483294768273 and www.batonrougecajundance.com Cajun dance lesson 7:00pm - 7:45pm Cajun Band 8:00pm - 10:30pm Info: (225) 936-1177 Directions: The UCT Hall is located one block from the intersection of Florida Blvd. & Sherwood Forest Blvd. The address is 11175 Florida Blvd., BR, LA 70815, on the north service road of Florida Blvd (directly across the street from the Rabenhorst East Funeral Home). It is very near the northwest corner of the intersection of Sherwood Forest Blvd. There is a driveway between a car lot and State Farm. Take the driveway and the hall sits on the back of the property. There is a vertical 'UCT' sign near the road.
Future dances/bands: 
Jan 11, 2014 (Sat) – Ganey Arsement & The Lakeside Gamblers  (Black & Gold Dance)
Feb 22, 2014 (Sat) – Wallace Trahan & Rice and Gravy  (Mardi Gras Dance)
Mar 15, 2014 (Sat) – Mary Tweedel and the Louisiana Cajun  Mixers

Clarence Recommends #2:
Every Friday  - Coobie Joe cajun band every Friday at Boutin's Cajun restaurant 7pm-10pm at 8322 Bluebonnet Boulevard Baton Rouge, LA 70810 (225) 819-9862 www.boutins.com

Cajun Fiddle Lessons by Ann Vidrine:
Clarence's friend Ann Vidrine gives cajun fiddle lessons. If you are interested in playing the cajun fiddle, she would be a good person to learn from. For lessons, call 225-343-7398 or email: annvidrine [type the at sign] cox.net

Baton Rouge's Cajun and Zydeco Radio Shows:

* Sat 5am-7am WTGE 100.7 FM Roland Doucet's Cajun Radio show www.newcountry1007.com
* Sat 7pm-9pm WBRH 90.3 FM Clarence's Cajun Saturday Night www.cajunradio.org
* Sun 5pm-7pm WHYR 96.9 FM Ann Vidrine's Cajun Experience Radio Show www.whyr.org
* Sun 7pm-9pm KLSU 91.1FM The Front Porch Fais Do-Do Cajun/Zydeco show with LSU student DJ Couillon. It broadcasts on the web at www.klsuradio.fm Request line: (225) 578-5578


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send an email to me at cajunclarence [type the at sign] gmail.com with the subject saying "Clarence's Baton Rouge Cajun email list".


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Recommended Baton Rouge hotels:
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Looking for a hotel in Baton Rouge? Clarence recommends the Hilton Capital Center in Downtown Baton Rouge and Hotel Indigo in Downtown Baton Rouge and Belle of Baton Rouge Hotel in Downtown Baton Rouge.

The following is the complete schedule of events:
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Baton Rouge's Cajun and Zydeco Radio Shows:
Sat 7pm-9pm           WBRH   90.3 FM (Cajun)               Clarence's show
Sat 6am-8am           WTGE 100.7 FM (Cajun)               Roland Doucet's Cajun Radio show
Sun 9pm-11pm       KLSU     91.1 FM (Cajun/Zydeco) The Front Porch Fais Do-Do Cajun/Zydeco show with Seth and Jacques. It broadcasts on the web at www.klsuradio.fm Request line: (225) 578-5578
[type the at sign] gmail.com

This is located at www.cajunradio.org/batonrougecajunzydeco.html

Please forward this Baton Rouge music schedule
to any email lists that you have and feel free to post this schedule on any websites that you wish. Any publicity that you can provide means more people at the dances. :) Clarence
 
 
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Clarence Recommends #1:
Jun 9, 2012 (Sat) Cajun Dance Lesson Series (beginning)
with Kerry Jenkins at Boutin's Cajun Restaurant, 8322 Bluebonnet Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70810-2825 , Cost is $40 for the set of four classes. Classes are held Saturday mornings from 10:30am-noon on June 9, 16, 23, 30. The series will focus on the two-step, the waltz, and the shuffle (jig). Partners are suggested but not required :) The class will end with a dinner/dance gathering on Saturday July 7 at 6pm at Boutins. Registration for the series can be completed online at www.225dance.com or at Boutin's Restaurant. Info: (225) 819-9862 See Kerry and her brother dance in this youtube video at www.youtube.com/playlist?p=PL3E45B300FE17F4D1 More info at www.225dance.com and www.boutins.com

Clarence Recommends #1:
Feb 28, 2012 (Tue) Roland Doucet's series of Cajun Dance Classes at LSU
LSU Union Leisure Classes (225) 578-5118 www.lsu.edu/leisureclasses 7pm-9pm
Beginning: Tuesdays, 2012, 5 sessions starting February 28, 2011, ending March 27, 2012
Roland Doucet is the host of a cajun radio show on Saturday mornings from 6am-8am on wtge 100.7 FM. His cajun dance class is very popular.

Clarence Recommends #2:
Mar 3, 2011 (Sat) Cajun Dance Lesson Series with Kerry Jenkins at Boutin's Cajun Restaurant,
8322 Bluebonnet Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70810-2825 , Cost is $40 for the set of four classes. Classes are held Saturday mornings from 10:30am-noon on March 3, 10, 17, 24. The series will focus on the two-step, the waltz, and the shuffle (jig). Partners are suggested but not required :) Registration for the series can be completed online at www.225dance.com or at Boutin's Restaurant. Info: (225) 819-9862 See Kerry and her brother dance in this youtube video at www.youtube.com/playlist?p=PL3E45B300FE17F4D1 More info at www.225dance.com and www.boutins.com

Introduction to Cajun Dance by the Cajun French Music Association, UCT Hall
Arrive an hour early prior to the Friday night dances at the UCT hall to learn the basics of cajun dance. Cajun dance lesson from 7pm-8pm, band from 8pm-10:30pm. See the schedule of the Friday night dances listed above.

Cajun and Zydeco Dance Classes in Slidell on Mondays
Taught by Zydeco-Cajun Dance Productions LLC, at Tooloula's, 4808 Pontchartrain Drive, Slidell, LA 70458-5800 , Lessons with Glenn and Lori are held every Monday from 6:30pm - 8:30pm in Slidell, Louisiana. We teach Cajun Jitterbug, Zydeco and Cajun Two Step. Pre Registration is REQUIRED. $40 for a series of 4 classes (2 hrs per class). Check out our website for more info: www.zydecocajundancelessons.com Info: 985-710-3063

Cajun and Zydeco Dance Classes in Metairie on Tuesdays
Zydeco-Cajun Dance Productions LLC, Zeke's Restaurant, 1517 Metairie Road, Metairie, LA 70005-3938 , Lessons with Glenn and Lori are held every Tuesday from 6:30pm - 8:30pm in Metairie, Louisiana. We teach Cajun Jitterbug, Zydeco and Cajun Two Step. Pre Registration is REQUIRED. $40 for a series of 4 classes (2 hrs per class). Check out our website for more info: www.zydecocajundancelessons.com Info: 985-710-3063

Zydeco Dance Classes in New Orleans on Wednesdays
Darrell teaches a series of zydeco dance classes in New Orleans. Find out when the next series starts and pre-register by contacting Darrell at ZydecoDanceNOLA@hotmail.com or call (504)465-9591 (evenings). Classes are held at ChicKie Wah Wah which is a music club at 2828 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70119.

www.couzans.com


Clarence Recommends #1:
July 14, 2012 (Sat) Ryan Brunet & Les Malfecteurs Cajun band at Phil Brady's 10pm~1am
$5 cover. More info at www.philbradys.org Clarence is going to this! Come join me! Our good friend Jacques Boudreaux is playing in this band. It is going to be a bon temp! Located at 4848 Government St Baton Rouge, La 70806 near Baton Rouge Community College (225) 927-3786

Clarence Recommends #2:
July 14, 2012 (Sat) Chere Mom cajun band at Zachary Library 10am-noon Chere Mom will be doing an educational presentation at the Zachary Library THIS Saturday from 10 - Noon on BASTILLE DAY. This presentation will include music and activities for the kids as well as an educational presentation on the history of Bastille Day and the French Connection to both the United States and Louisiana. It is free to the public and open to all ages! Please come and celebrate with us!

Clarence Recommends #3:
July 14, 2012 (Sat) Chere Mom cajun band at Cajun Catch restaurant in Zachary 6pm - 9pm
4347 High St # 101 Zachary, LA 70791 (225) 654-6844

You might also like my other web pages:
Baton Rouge Jobs
Baton Rouge Bars
Baton Rouge Restaurants - Downtown area
Downtown Baton Rouge Events
Baton Rouge Restaurants - Metropolitan area
Baton Rouge Restaurants - Clarence's reviews
Baton Rouge Restaurants - Sushi Bars
Baton Rouge Comedy Clubs
Baton Rouge Movie Theaters
Baton Rouge IMAX Theater and Planetarium

These are all non-profit hobbies of mine so I hope you enjoy them. Merci, cajunclarence [type the at sign] gmail.com

     


OTHER WEBSITES LISTING MUSIC OR DANCE SCHEDULES:



Clarence's quick band links:
www.batonrougecajundance.com
www.manshiptheatre.com
www.varsitytheatre.com
www.chelseascafe.com
The Red Stick Ramblers
www.thetexasclub.com
fredsontheriver.com
Raxx Sports Bar in Erwinville, La.
www.ceezees.com
www.casinorouge.com
www.fredsbar.com
www.bandtlive.com
www.myspace.com/boudreauxdowntown
Bruce Daigrepont Cajun Band www.brucedaigrepont.com
Layne Zuelke and the Swampstompers Cajun band
Steve Bing and the Bayou Hot Shots Cajun band
www.myspace.com/bayouhotshots
www.tigeru.com
www.boutins.com
Lost Bayou Ramblers cajun band
www.lesfreresmichot.com http://groups.msn.com/lesfreresmichot/gigcalendar.msnw
Tout Les Soir Cajun Band 2
www.leebenoit.com
www.philbradys.org
www.225batonrouge.com
www.boudincajunband.com/
Kevin Naquin & the Ossun Playboys
www.choupique.com
The BlueRunners
www.brunetscajunrestaurant.com
www.lafayetterhythmdevils.com
www.waynetoups.com
www.pineleafboys.com
Patsy Report
L'Angelus Band
Travis Matte and the Zydeco Kingpins
www.daltonsdowntown.com
www.couzans.com
www.arnb.org/ExternalConnect/Ext.php?E=38&EMAIL