Cajun Heritage Fest Cajun Acoustic Jam & Amateur Accordion& Fiddle Contest

Let’s start the Cajun Heritage Fest (CHF) weekend on Friday, April 5, 2024 at 6:30pm with a Cajun Acoustic Jam and Amateur Accordion/Fiddle Contest at The Texas Artists’ Museum, 3401 Cultural Center Dr, Port Arthur, TX. We will have gumbo and a fais do-do jam session with some of the Golden Triangle’s Cajun legends and all award winners Jude Moreau, Ed Poullard and Freddie Pate! All Cajun musicians welcome! This event is free and open to the public!

The CHF Accordion and Fiddle Contest is open to all who want to participate in and out of state. Participants must be 25 years and under, non-professional amateur musicians. To showcase our young talent to continue our  commitment to preserving the culture and music! We will award a cash prize and the winner will play a song at the Cajun Heritage Fest on Saturday, with our headliner and superstar Jamie Bergeron!!!

Photo courtesy of Darragh Castillo, PACVB