Monthly Archives: October 2013

Cajun Recipe: Creole Shrimp and Lobster Bisque

The Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival offers you a taste of Cajun, Creole, Blues, and Zydeco music. We also offer you foods that reflect the music as well; these great foods are a huge part of what makes the festival so popular. While there are lots of Cajun recipes, here is one for Creole Shrimp and

Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival 2014 Tickets on Sale Soon!

It might be a tad early, but you need to make sure you get your tickets for the 25th Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival which will be on Memorial Day weekend 2014.  Memorial Day weekend will be on May 24th, and 25th in 2014. The tickets may not be on sale right now, but

Announcing the Addition of Martin Fleischmann to Our Blues Stage!

The 25th annual Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival is proud to announce the addition of Martin Fleischmann the principal in Rum & Humble, one of the world’s leading music festival and concert producers. He will be producing the two day show on the blues stage on Memorial Day weekend 2014, May 24th and

The Friendliest Festival You’ all Will Attend in SoCal

Southern California, or SoCal as the locals call the region, has the best annual Cajun & Blues Music Festival that is held each Memorial Day Weekend. The event starts the summer in the SoCal region. The Summer 2013 outdoor event celebrated its 24th annual festival at the Rancho Santa Susanna Park in Simi Valley this

The Different Types of Blues Music

Like any music genre, Blues music is an overarching term that groups a number of different musical stylings under the same umbrella. While Blues is the point of origin for these sub-genres, a variety of other influences have created several offshoots of traditional Blues music, and their legacies are maintained by active Blues musicians specializing

Delicious Cajun Shrimp Soup Recipe For The Fall Weather

The leaves on the trees are changing color and the brisk mornings are sending people shivering for something warm to eat. Fall is the best time of year to break out the soup recipes, and nothing can warm you up faster than some Cajun food. Try out this delicious Cajun Soup Recipe this Fall. Cajun

The “Mother of the Blues”

Born in Columbus, Georgia, in 1886, Gertrude Pridgett probably couldn’t have predicted what would become of her life. She began singing and performing in her early teens, and in the early 1900s she took her act to a variety of minstrel shows in the South. In 1902, Pridgett married and changed her name to Ma

Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival’s Silver Anniversary!

The Simi Valley Cajun & Blues Music Festival is one of the most anticipated events to take place in Simi Valley, CA. Each year Ventura County and Southern California communities flock to the Simi Valley region for outstanding Cajun food and Blues Music. This annual music festival brings the best of the Southern Louisiana Bayou