St. Charles Herald-Guide

Jam out at Swamp Pop music festival

By Staff Report - June 14, 2006

Come enjoy dancing, music, food and fun at the 9th Annual Swamp Pop Music Festival.

Rain or shine, the festival will be at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Centerís air-conditioned Trade Mart Building in Gonzales on Friday, July 14 and Saturday, July 15. Ticket prices are $10 for adults on Friday and $7 for adults on Saturday. Weekend passes are available for $15. Children 10 and under are free. Swamp Pop is its own unique genre of Louisiana music alongside Cajun, zydeco, and blues; itís cajun music with a rock and roll flair. The festival will feature a number of nationally known performers.