Monthly Archives: February 2014

Mardi Gras celebrations throughout Los Angeles area

As many prepare to travel to New Orleans for this year’s Mardi Gras celebration, Los Angeles area residents are making plans to enjoy the many local Fat Tuesday-themed events. Mardi Gras is March 4, 2014 and marks the day when many celebrate and enjoy all the food they can eat before the long Lenten season.

Save the Date! Cajun and Blues Music Fest over Memorial Day Weekend

Make plans now for an unforgettable Zydeco- and Blues-flavored good time. The 25th Annual Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival takes place on Saturday and Sunday, May 24-25 (Memorial Day weekend 2014). More than 17 nationally-known Cajun-Zydeco and Blues artists are already scheduled for the festival’s stages, with a BIG announcement scheduled for early

Performing at the 2014 Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival: Nancy & The Night Crawlers

On Memorial Day Weekend 2014, the blues stage of the Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival will be graced by Nancy & The Night Crawlers as well as several other excellent Blues performers. Nancy Nisi, the band’s leader, is a vocalist who began singing with bands at just 5 years old under the direction

Performing at the Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival: Andy Walo

Andy Walo will be performing on the Blues stage at the Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival, taking place on Memorial Day Weekend 2014. Andy grew up listening to music ranging from Louis Armstrong and Benny Goodman all the way to The Who, Motown artists, and The Beatles. Once old enough to play music

Appearing at the Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival: Flattop Tom & His Jump Cats

On Memorial Day Weekend 2014, the Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival will be hosting Flattop Tom & His Jump Cats on the Blues stage. The Festival is an annual event that will be seeing its 25th anniversary this year. Along with the music, the Festival features plenty of crafts and food. Visitors can

Blues Performer Guitar Shorty to Appear in 25th Anniversary Festival

An exciting event awaits you this Memorial Day Weekend 2014. Along with musical entertainment, great food, and crafts, the Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival is proud to announce that their 25th anniversary will present someone special on the Blues Stage: known performer Guitar Shorty. Guitar Shorty is a legendary musician and is rumored

Bayou Brothers to Perform on Cajun/Zydeco Stage at 25th Anniversary

Come this Memorial Day Weekend 2014, don’t be surprised if Rancho Santa Susana Community Park is alive with the beats and rhythms of a Louisiana Dance Club. It can only mean one thing – the Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival, returning for its Silver Anniversary. This 25th Anniversary will be celebrated with the

Rotary Club of Simi Sunrise stays busy year-round

For more than 20 years, the Rotary Club of Simi Sunrise has hosted the biggest Zydeco, Blues, Creole and Cajun music festival west of the Mississippi. Scheduled for Memorial Day Weekend 2014, May 24-25, this year’s Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival, which marks its 25th anniversary, will feature live musical entertainment on multiple stages

Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Festival: How the Community Benefits

If you think that the goal of the Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival is outstanding Cajun, Creole, Blues and Zydeco music and food you would only be partly right. The annual festival, which will take place on Memorial Day Weekend 2014, also has had the goal of supporting the local community and national

John Mayall Set To Perform At The 2014 Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival

Memorial Day Weekend 2014 will mark the 25th anniversary of the Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival. Since 1989, the Cajun and Blues Festival has featured the best in Cajun food, southern food and Blues music. It’s like New Orleans packs up and visits the Simi Valley, California area every Memorial Day Weekend. The