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Blue Moon

Lafayette, LA
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Ranked #2 of 20 nightlife in Lafayette
Type: Dance Club/ Discos, Bar/ Clubs
Activities: Nightlife, Dancing
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Estero, Florida
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63 reviews 63 reviews
20 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

Blue Moon is an interesting venue - it has a B&B above the music/bar area. At night, there is local music (I think they bring outside groups in as well). I has a rustic "barn" sort of feel to it. Very artsy. Something of a local institution.

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Lafayette, Louisiana
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

The bartenders act like they are doing you a favor to serve you . the place is small hot and flithy. If there is a big name playing you can forget even being able to see them due how small this place is . Let's face it Folks,its a back porch of a house in a crappy nieghborhood. way overrated... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

I spent a night in Lafayette in a road trip, read somewhere about this music place, and just walked in on a Cajun jam session of some of the locals. I loved it! I loved that it had a very genuine feel, that it is just a sort-off shack place and not a real concert venue, that people were happy... More

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Houston, Texas
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

We absolutely love this place...you can go on line and get their schedule...we prefer the nights when they have Cajun and Blues! Very rustic and a nice crowd of mixed ages and you can always strike up a conversation with another visitor or the locals! We always go to the Blue Moon when in Lafayette!

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Brooklyn, New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013

While I did not stay at the Blue Moon Saloon's guesthouse, I had heard too many great things about the bar to pass it up. I visited on a Saturday night. There was a $10 cover, but three great local bands played starting around 9:30pm. I liked the bands so much that I even bought one of their CDs (I... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

The Bue Moon Saloon and Guesthouse is located in downtown Lafayette,Louisiana. Its a very eclectic place. Its a guesthouse surrounde by a front bar, dance floor , back bar and a courtyard. Bring your dancing shoes because the Blue Moon has some of the best music in the area. Wednesday is Cajun jam night,so if you want to play bring... More

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Syracuse, New York, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

I stayed at the Blue Moon Guesthouse about 3-1/2 years ago while on a volunteer vacation (disregard the date of visit below - March 2009 wasn't an option). Everyone there was top-notch: the staff, the guests and the bands. Even though I live in NY, I tell any touring bands or anyone I know who may be visiting Louisiana that... More

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Moncton, Canada
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13 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2012

I was staying at the Blue Moon Guesthouse; therefore, spent many evenings at the Blue Moon Saloon which is litterally the back porch of the guesthouse. It's nothing fancy, quite rustic, and a great place to hear great music. The staff is awsome, the patrons are friendly (a mix of locals and guests), and the drinks are yummy. And of... More

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Austin, Texas
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2011

We stopped by Blue Moon for a late night party and some good Cajun music. We were not disappointed! With all the fiddles playing, not a person was standing still. Excellent time!

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36 reviews 36 reviews
14 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2011

We watched several bands play here while we were on vacation. If I had gone here my first day I probably wouldn't have gone anywhere else. Well I guess I would have since they were only open on the weekends, so I guess I would have gone there for the weekend music and gone dancing other places for the rest... More

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