Since 1989, Magnolia has been New England's hometown Cajun band.
Learning their music form Louisiana's finest, has earned them a solid reputation
at home and recognition in the Cajun heartland. Their dance lessons and music have helped build a strong sense of community at festivals and fais-do-dos all over Northeast.
Their monthly Saturday night dance has been New England's hottest ticket
for more than twenty five years!
Playing high energy two steps and sultry waltzes, the band's fiddle, accordion, guitar, drums and of course, rich vocals keep the audience on its feet long into the night.
Magnolia has won the Folk Act of the Year in the Americana category!
For years, Magnolia has delighted audiences at:
Rhythm and Roots Festival, RI. Waterfire of Providence.
Strawberry Park, Blast from the Bayou Fest
Sal's Production's Christmas Party and Bayou'n Boogie Fest.
Bristol Porch Fest, Podunk Bluegrass Fest, Zydecow
Rhode Island Cajun and Bluegrass Festival
Big Easy Bash. Lagniappe Mardi Gras Bash at Rhodes on the Pawtuxet.
Providence First Night.
New England Folk Festival. Boston Folk Festival.
Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival.
Stanfordville, NY Cajun Dance Festival
Albany Cajun Dance Series, Long Island Traditional Music Association.
Worcester Cajun Dance Series. Wethersfield Cajun Dance Series.
New Bedford, Summerfest. Westport Harvest Festival.
Woonsocket Mardi Gras Ball. Tiverton Four Corners Summer Concert Series.
and many venues on Cape Cod, Block Island, Nova Scotia, Quebec, Key West, FL,
and many other places!
In addition to hosting our own monthly dances,
Magnolia plays festivals and concerts throughout the region.
The band is also available
for weddings and other private functions.
For those new to Cajun dancing, the band can provide
excellent dance instruction in a relaxed, informal atmosphere.