Live Music Food Arts & Crafts Fundraiser for Grand Isle!

Island Strong Beach Fest | Grand Isle, LA

Come Support Grand Isle’s Recovery!

The second annual Island Strong Music Fest celebrates Grand Isle’s recovery with a live music festival on July 13, 14, and 15, 2023

If you are interested in becoming a vendor or want to contact the event organizers please email:



The Island Strong Music Fest will take place on Thursday to Saturday, July 13-15, 2022, at the Tarpon Rodeo Pavilion at 4500 Tarpon Rodeo Drive in Grand Isle.
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$10.00 – Thursday 4:00 pm to 11:00 pm
$15.00 – Friday 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm
$15.00 – Saturday 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
$30.00 – Weekend Bracelet 
12 and under are free.

(cash only) ATM onsite

Come support Grand Isle’s Recovery!

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The second annual Island Strong Music Fest is a two-day festival featuring live music, food, craft booths and various other vendors that will support Grand Isle’s recovery from Hurricane Ida.

If you are interested in becoming a vendor or want to contact the event organizers please email:

“We have come a long way since Hurricane Ida and we thank so many who have helped along the way. Island Strong Music Fest celebrates the resilience of our community and helps raise awareness for the work that still needs to be done for us to fully recover,” said Grand Isle Mayor David Camardelle. “We welcome everyone to come down to enjoy some live music and all the Grand Isle has to offer.”

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Thursday, July 13:

(Gates open at 4:00 pm)

8:00 pm to 11:00 pm – Jr. Lacrosse

Friday, July 14:

(Gates open at 12:00 pm)

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm – Kendall Shaffer Band

4:30 pm to 7:30 pm – Ryan Foret & Foret Tradition

8:00 pm to 11:00 – Todd O’Neill & Cat Daddy

Saturday, July 15:

(Gates open at 11:00 am)

12:00pm to 2:00pm – Aaron Foret Band

2:30pm to 4:30pm – Dustin Guedry

5:00 pm to 7:30 – Shorts in December

8:30 to 11:00pm – Chase Tyler Band

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Jambalaya (chicken, sausage & pork)

White Beans

Shrimp Poboy w/ Fries

Shrimp Platter

Crab Patty Burger w/ Fries

Crab Patty Platter

Crab Fredo (bed of pasta with homemade crab patty on top covered with Cajun
alfredo sauce and sprinkled with fried shrimp)

Crawfish Patty Burger w/ Fries

Crawfish Patty Platter

Seasoned Cracklins

Funnel Cake Sticks

Fried Pickles

Fried Macaroni & Cheese Bites

Corn Nuggets

Chicken nuggets

Egg rolls


Island Strong Music Fest was organized by the town of Grand Isle, Councilman Brian Barthelemy, his wife Dana Barthelemy and Matt Rivere to help in the island’s recovery by raising funds for the town’s recreational facilities. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, please contact the festival at More information at

Become a Sponsor!

We can use your support! Click here to see the various levels of Sponsorship. Thank you!

Thank you Sponsors!

Platinum Sponsors:

Creole Classic
Crosby Dredging, LLC
Crosby Tugs, LLC
Luhr Crosby, LLC
Cox Operating, LLC
Brad Scardino
Grand Isle Marina

Gold Sponsors:

Jimmy and Lisa Quick
Renaissance Publishing
GI Camp, LLC
Larise Insurance
Bip and Sons Construction
Joe’s Septic Contactors Inc.

Silver Sponsors:

Precision Crane and Hydraulics
Phillips 66 Pipeline Company
Sanco Services, LLC
Louisiana Travel
Louisiana Office of Tourism
State Representative Joseph Orgeron
Riptide Construction
Broussard / Dove Law
Premier Automotive Management, LLC

Bronze Sponsors:

Cain’s Pipeline and Industrial Services, LLC
Riley John’s Blue Boot Foundation
Enviro-Clean Services, Inc.
DHF Industrial, LLC
Grand Isle Supermarket
Richard’s Kitchen Store
Golden Motors, LLC
Neil’s Small Engine, Inc.
Island Palms RV Park
Schexnaydre Restoration
Quality Diamond Products, LLC
Triple B’s
Mitchs’ Landscape & Lawn Care, Inc.
Bayou Metal Supply, Inc.
Bayou State Marine

Contribution Sponsors:

LMK Plumbing, LLC
Grand Isle Constable Leon Bradberry Sr.
Quality Printing
Senator Patrick Connick
Island Realty, LLC
Encore Boat Works, LLC
MG Dyess
Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts
John and Paulette Jackson
State Representative Tim Kerner Sr.
Lafitte Mayor Tim Kerner Jr.
Performance Power Sports of Houma
Cycle World of Houma
Robichaux Land Company
Parish President Cynthia Lee Sheng
Kelly & Rosie Besson
Full Circle

General Sponsors:

Constable Leon Bradberry Sr.
Richie and Sidney Malone
Coastal Realty Group
Bobby and Mary Jackson
Grand Isle online rodeo
Grand Isle Map
Ray and Mary Baudoin
Sheriff Joseph Lopinto
Payton’s Landon

Equipment Donors:

Pelican Waste
Sheriff Craig Webre

Tent Donors:

Precision Crane
Pelican Waste
Crosby Tugs
Joe’s Septic Contractors, Inc.
Grand Isle Shipyard
Sheriff Craig Webre
Chris Hernandez
Cajun Comasary

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