Blue Moon News

Mar, 9 2016

Lafayette Live Party at Austin’s SXSW!

Join Austin’s favorite live music venue, The Continental Club, for their annual Lafayette LIVE party during SXSW! They’ll have great bands, short films and clips showcasing Lafayette filmmakers and Acadiana life and of course, boiled crawfish!

The event is open to the public, but everyone must RSVP

Live music line-up:

12:30 Drew Landry

1:30 Kevin Sekhani

2:30 Brass Bed

3:30 Ray Boudreaux

4:30 Les Maringouins


Sponsored by:

Lafayette Convention […]

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Mar, 7 2016

Shout-Out in The Sunday Times (London)

“Music is the fast-beating heart of Louisiana. The state is the proud birthplace of jazz, but it’s not resting on its laurels. This small but gifted pocket of the United States has spawned some of the greatest musicians the world has ever seen, and it remains a breeding ground for the best in jazz, blues, hip-hop, country, gospel and rock ‘n’ roll.

Louisianans know how to have a good time. […]

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Jan, 25 2016

Crawfish Boils at Warehouse 535

‘Tis the season…for BOILED CRAWFISH! Join us for weekly Crawfish Boils starting January 27th!

Dates: January – 27th and 28th February – 3rd, 4th, 16th, 17th, 18th, 23rd, 24th, 25th March – 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 8th, 9th, 10th, 15th, 16th, 17th, 22nd, 23rd, 24th, 29th, 30th, 31st

$19.99 = 3lbs of crawfish with corn and potatoes $29.99 = 5lbs of crawfish with corn and potatoes $49.99 = two 3lb orders of […]

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Nov, 4 2015

Rhum Room Artist of the Month: Cesar Bacaro

Lafayette’s newest bar and event venue has created a unique space for many local musicians to showcase their talents. During the month of January, Rhum Room will feature César Bacaró as its Artist of the Month. César will perform every Wednesday this month from 6-8 p.m. Admission is free for the concert series.

Rhum Room is the anchor of Warehouse 535 and is Freetown’s newest neighborhood bar. Its friendly atmosphere gives […]

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Sep, 25 2014

Dallas Morning News

The Blue Moon Saloon & Guest House appears peaceful in the daytime on a quiet street in downtown Lafayette. Just wait till the sun goes down.

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Aug, 27 2014

Remembering Milton Guidry

It is with heavy hearts that we bid farewell to our dear friend, Spider. A long time patron and performer at the Blue Moon, one would always leave a “Spider conversation” with a huge smile (and a slightly confused looked) on their face. Always greeting Mark at the Moon with his notorious one-liner, “Hey Hey! Uh, it’s a hostile environment over here!” Spider had a kind and beautiful soul. His presence will forever be missed. Rest in peace Spidy. “True story”.

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Jul, 22 2014

Live Music Keeps Getting Better!

It’s pretty much official, and has been for quite some time. Acadiana on any given weekend (even without a festival) has over 50 live music shows in a weekend on an easy average. It is pretty much getting to the point that you could probably find some live music during a hurricane in Lafayette, LA.

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Feb, 6 2014

Praise from ‘Southern Living’

Southern Living magazine just recognized the Blue Moon Saloon as one of the 100 Best Bars in the South.


According to the magazine’s website, “We sipped our way through the South to compile a list of our 100 favorite Southern bars. From down-and-dirty dives to sleek and buzzy cocktail lounges, these spots are sure to liven up any Friday night.”


Actually, the Blue Moon keeps it lively Wednesdays […]

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Feb, 4 2014

International Award Winner!

The International Trade Development Group, the advisory board to Le Centre International de Lafayette announced this year’s International Achievement Award will be given to bed-and-breakfast owners of Acadiana. The IAA was established in 1998 to honor an individual, company, or organization where lasting impact has enhanced the international reputation of Acadiana in a way driving economic development, tourism, art, music or goodwill ambassadorship. “We are honored to recognize these Acadiana […]

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