The musical lineup has been released for Festivals Acadiens et Créoles which will be held October 9-11 at Girard Park in the heart of Lafayette.

Some of the big names playing this year include Wayne Toups, Geno Delafose, Roddie Romero, Jo-El Sonnier, Travis Matte, Richard Leboeuf, Steve Riley and many more.

The complete lineup for all three days can be found at FestivalsAcadiens.com.

If you have never been to Festivals Acadiens, it is simply a celebration of the Cajun and Creole way of life featuring music, food, crafts, demonstrations and much more. The best part of it all, the festival is absolutely free to attend.

Keep listening to 97.3 The Dawg for more details of this fantastic festival as we get a little closer to the celebration.