Cajun and Zydeco dance enthusiasts who want to keep the music of Louisiana alive and thriving in Atlanta have joyfully formed the Atlanta Cajun Zydeco Association. Everybody loves a party! And what better way to “Let the Good Times Roll” than with a Cajun two-step or a Zydeco syncopated slide? If you play well with others and are looking for the chance to get your groove on, this is the place for you. Welcome. Links to recent stories describing the fun are below.
SATURDAY - February 13 –
ACZA Presents Tardi Gras Dance with Kevin Naquin & the Ossun Playboys
6500 Vernon Woods Drive Sandy Springs, Ga 30328
6:30-7:15 PM Free Intermediate Cajun Lesson with Jim Bird & Bonnie Lunceford
7:15-8 PM Free Beginner Cajun lesson with Don Baggett and Amanda Robinson
Dance from 8 - 11 PM
$18/$5 students/$14 ACZA members and Active Duty Military
Kevin Naquin & the Ossun Playboys have not been back to Atlanta since 2009! A darling of the Cajun French Music Association, Kevin has won awards for best vocalist, best Cajun band, record & song of the year. You are sure to be blown away by this energetic group of highly respected musicians For more information about this band, visit their website at Kevin Naquin & the Ossun Playboys . For a live slice of the band please watch this youtube video from 2010 Festivals Acadiens et Creoles T'as Jamais Satisfait- Kevin Naquin & The Ossun Playboys at Festivals Acadiens et Creoles 2010. Authentic Cajun food for sale from Fusions Catering. Please Note: No Bar.
Future ACZA dances with Louisiana Bands at Dorothy Benson Multipurpose Facility
ACZA Live Louisiana Dance Location!!
Dorothy Benson Multipurpose Center
6500 Vernon Woods Drive, Sandy Springs, GA 30328 (Map )
Please read the Announcement from the ACZA President.
ACZA Discount Rate at Microtel Microtel has generously given us a discount for our bands and out-of-town friends. Just ask for the ACZA rate when you reserve your room.
Contact Microtel Inn & Suites, 6280 Peachtree Dunwoody Road Atlanta GA 30328, (678)781-4000, and ask for the ACZA rate.
More ACZA News Links !!!
Click here for Cajun/Zydeco Dance Community Links !!!
ACZA Discount Rate at Microtel
Microtel has generously given us a discount for our bands and out-of-town friends. Just ask for the ACZA rate when you reserve your room. Contact Microtel Inn & Suites, 6280 Peachtree Dunwoody Road Atlanta GA 30328, (678)781-4000, and ask for the ACZA rate.