Holiday concert and dance with Gerard Delafose & the Zydeco Gators–
Saturday, December 1 at the Dorothy Benson Center, 6500 Vernon Woods Dr., Sandy Springs, 30328.
Concert and Dance 8–11 pm; Free beginners dance lesson 7–8 pm.
$18/$5 students/$14 active military. No partner required. All ages welcome.
Authentic Cajun/Creole food for sale.
Gerard Delafose is a 3rdgeneration Zydeco musician, nephew of the legendary Geno Delafose. Gerard picked up the accordion at age 8 and has been playing for over 20 years. He learned from the best and brings that sound to audiences everywhere! The Zydeco Gators came together in 2007 and play a fresh funky groove of Zydeco along with waltzes and bluesy numbers sure to please.
This is the band’s first performance in Atlanta – and local music lovers will find out why they are so popular back home in Louisiana!