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Cajun/Zydeco excursions/priv. Honky Tonk

Cajun/Zydeco excursions/priv. Honky Tonk

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Drinks
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Southern Living, "Christy Leichty & Jim Phillips are well-known artists & educators who love Cajun and Creole music and the culture so dearly that they moved to Louisiana to help rebuild and work in education after the 2005 hurricanes. In addition to their educational endeavors, they bought an old Texaco distribution center, moved it to a secret location, and outfitted it as a dance hall/theater…
Jim - And, Of Course, Christy
Jim - And, Of Course, Christy
Jim - And, Of Course, Christy
Jim - And, Of Course, Christy

What we’ll do

At 9 AM on a Saturday morning, 20 minutes North of Lafayette, LA, you will meet us at our very own famous South Louisiana underground honky tonk and dancehall, called The Whirlybird, where we will host Cajun and Zydeco dance classes, learning the two-step and waltz. Around 10 AM we will travel independently in a caravan, meeting at a famous Cajun lounge in Mamou, LA , Fred's, to dance to live…

What else you should know

You do not have to sign up as a couple. Come one, come all. We will make sure everyone gets a chance to dance with a partner. We - Christy and Jim - will fill in as a partner when necessary. We want everyone to feel the joy of Cajun and Zydeco partner dancing. Allons! - Let's go!

What I’ll provide

Coffee, Tea and Water
We will have coffee, tea and water at The Whirlybird

What to bring

Guests provide their own transportation.
Wear comfortable dance shoes.

Where you'll be

We have our own private underground dancehall/Honky Tonk, The Whirlybird, which has been featured in Southern Living Magazine. This is home base for all our dancing activities. We will be visiting two more famous places to feel the soul of this magical area called Acadiana. We'll dance to live Cajun music at Fred's Lounge in Mamou, LA, and, listen to the finest live Cajun music at the world at the Savoy Music Center in Eunice, LA.

Upcoming availability

Sat, Jul 20    From 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM.
$33 per person
10 of 10 spots left

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

You do not have to sign up as a couple. Come one, come all. We will make sure everyone gets a chance to dance with a partner. We - Christy and Jim - will fill in as a partner when necessary. We want everyone to feel the joy of Cajun and Zydeco partner dancing. Allons! - Let's go!
Jim - And, Of Course, Christy
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Cajun/Zydeco excursions/priv. Honky Tonk
New experience
$33 per person
New experience
$33 per person