Join MCE staff for a party! More than 5,000 people are expected to dance for a cause at the Zydeco “Stomp Down” Festival at the Richmond Memorial Auditorium on Saturday, Aug. 19.
Zydeco is brand of African American dance music originally from southern Louisiana, typically featuring accordion and guitar. The style will be celebrated through live performances, dancing, raffles, food and more at a concert fundraiser at Richmond Memorial Auditorium, 403 Civic Center Plaza, from 6 p.m. through midnight.
Performers include Step Rideau & The Outlaws, Curley Taylor and Zydeco Trouble, “Black Cat” Carrier & The Zydeco Ro Doggs and more.