Chile Pepper Festival 2016 Performance Schedule

Chile Pepper Festival 2016 Performance Schedule

Saturday, October 1, 2016 | 10 a.m.–6 p.m.

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Performance Schedule

  • Pilette's Ghost

    10:00–10:40 a.m.

    Pilette's Ghost

    Red-hot fiddle and drum duo from Pilette, Louisiana

  • Dahka Band

    10:45 a.m.–Noon

    Dahka Band

    Algerian beats and Nigerian melodies with a New York twist

    Official Webpage

  • Élage Diouf

    12:15–1:30 p.m.

    Élage Diouf

    Groovy soul-rock by the award-winning Senegalese troubadour

    Official Webpage

  • Hazmat Modine

    1:45–3:00 p.m.

    Hazmat Modine

    Foot-stomping American roots with twisting global branches

    Official Webpage

  • Aurelio

    3:15–4:30 p.m.


    Sweet-voiced Afro-Caribbean pop by the Garifuna cultural emissary

    Official Webpage

  • Lost Bayou Ramblers

    4:45–6:00 p.m.

    Lost Bayou Ramblers

    Cajun swamp sounds from Louisiana’s Grammy-nominated trailblazers

    Official Webpage

  • Robbins & Ringold

    Robbins & Ringold

    The masters of ceremony light up the stage with fire breathing, sword swallowing, and other fiery feats.

    Todd Robbins Official Webpage

    Stephen Ringold Official Webpage

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