Mardi Gras 2019 is basically here and one of the signature events in Acadiana for the last 20+ years has been Le Festival de Mardi Gras a Lafayette at Cajun Field.

This year's Festival runs Friday, March 1st through Mardi Gras Day, March 5th.

The festivities include the midway with tons of great rides, games and food. The parades also run right through the fairgrounds.

And perhaps the highlight of Le Festival is the Soundstage, which features many great local and regional acts

Here is the complete schedule for 2019:

Friday, March 1

6:00 pm - DJ
7:00 pm - Dustin Sonnier
9:30 pm - Keith Frank

Saturday, March 2

2:00 pm - DJ
4:30 pm - Jaryd Lane
7:00 pm - Chris Ardoin
10:30 pm - Wayne Toups

Sunday, March 3

1:30 pm - DJ
3:30 pm - Johnathan Cochran
6:00 pm - Three Thirty Seven
8:30 pm - LA Roxx

Monday, March 4

5:00 pm - DJ
6:00 pm - Souled Out
9:30 pm - Chee Weez

Tuesday, March 5

11:00 am - Nathan & the Zydeco Cha Chas
1:30 pm - Lafayette's Bayou Boys
4:00 pm - Nik-L-Beer

Click here to get more info about this year's festival.