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W2010 DBCCHW guitar class with Anya Burgess at Chicot State Park. Photo by Philip Gould.e're Louisiana Folk Roots, and we're based in Lafayette, the heart of Cajun and Creole Louisiana. Through the years since we were founded in 2000, we've been on a mission to nurture, share and perpetuate Louisiana's rich cultural heritage.

No other organization does what we do. We celebrate Louisiana culture right at the source, right here at home. We offer lots of experiential, immersive learning opportunities year round. Whether it's the music, the food, the dancing, the native crafts, the language and oral traditions, the natural history of our beautiful state, or all these things that draw you here, Louisiana Folk Roots is your connection.

Click on the links above to learn about our Dewey Balfa Cajun and Creole Heritage Week, our Cajun & Creole Summer Camp for Kids, or our Routes to Roots programming, or you can find out about all our exciting Programming here.