This year’s Al Berard Music Festival will be held in Breaux Bridge, LA at NUNU Arts & Culture Collective located in Arnaudville, LA Check out www.alberard.com for more information. Don’t worry about the weather. Music is inside the big potato shed! PROCEEDS benefit the Al Berard Memorial Music Fund at Community Foundation of Acadiana. Read below and see the poster and more about this event!
December 3, 2016 (Noon-8pm)
NUNU Arts & Culture Collective
1510 Bayou Courtableau Hwy, Arnaudville, LA 70512
*Live Music* Artisan Booths* Artisans Exhibitions*
Dance Competition* Merchandise*
*Silent Auction* Cajun Food* *Jam Session @ 12:30*
(12 & Under Free…. All proceeds benefit the Al Berard Memorial Music Fund at Community Foundation of Acadiana)
The Al Berard Memorial Fund at CFA has granted approximately $40,000 to music organizations throughout Acadiana. Here are some organizations that have benefited from the fund: St. Martin Parish Gifted/Talented Music Program; Lafayette Parish Gifted/Talented Music Program; Lafayette’s Tipitina’s Foundation; The Shining Light Foundation; Atchafalaya Basinkeepers; Louisiana Folk Roots Summer Kids Camp; NUNU Arts & Culture Collective; and Teche Center for the Arts.
Our future goals include more scholarships to High School Seniors that plan to have a future in music/arts, and to have a competitive grant cycle where other non-profit groups can apply for grants; specifically those geared toward music and art promotion.