NSU Folklife Concert Series

Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame and Northwest Louisiana History Museum
800 Front Street
Natchitoches, LA 71457
PHONE: 318-357-4332
July 24, 2021 - 2:00pm
July 31, 2021 - 2:00pm
August 7, 2021 - 2:00pm
August 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

Concerts will be held on six Saturdays in July and August. Highlighting different folk musical traditions, each concert will include a 45-minute music set followed by interviews with the musicians and an audience Q&A.  Each performance will take place at 2:00 p.m. at the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame and Northwest Louisiana History Museum at 800 Front Street in downtown Natchitoches.  The concert series is free and open to the general public.

  • July 3 Cajun music by Amanda Shaw
  • July 17 Zydeco artist Corey Ledet
  • July 24 Singer-songwriter ensemble Smithfield Fair
  • July 31 Cajun and classic country artist The Yvette Landry Trio 
  • August 7 Rock artist Nina Diaz
  • August 14Balkan music artist Blato Zlato (“Swamp Gold” in Bulgarian)

In addition to the music performances, 2-3 folk artists will demonstrate and sell traditional crafts on each day of the series.

For more information, call the Louisiana Folklife Center at (318) 357-4332, email folklife@nsula.edu, or go to louisianafolklife.nsula.edu.