Today is the day for Festivals Acadiens et Creoles to kick-off! This year’s virtual edition was pushed back from Friday, October 9 due to Hurricane Delta. Today, October 16, is when the fun begins.

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The festival organizer, Patrick Mould shared a little information on KATC’s GMA.  He explained all the work that goes into turning a live event into a streaming event. The shows will be live streamed on the festivals website and Facebook page.

We had to bring in camera people and graphic designers and audo engineers specifically for streaming music content on the world wide web.  – Patrick Mould

The virtual kickoff will begin at 7:30 pm Friday, October 16.

For more information about Festivals Acadiens et Creoles, click here. The lineup is incredible. For a complete list of the ineup click here.