Live Music Food Arts & Crafts Fundraiser for Grand Isle!

Island Strong Music Fest - Grand Isle, LA

July 18–20, 2024

Come Support Grand Isle’s Recovery!

The third annual Island Strong Music Fest celebrates Grand Isle’s recovery with a live music festival on July 18, 19, and 20, 2024

If you are interested in becoming an event sponsor please email:


The Island Strong Music Fest will take place on Thursday to Saturday, July 18-20, 2024, at the Tarpon Rodeo Pavilion at 4500 Tarpon
Rodeo Drive in Grand Isle.

(No outside food or drinks may be brought in the festival.  We will have lots of food, alcohol and arts/crafts vendors.)

palm trees


$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.

(Subject to change)

(cash only) ATM onsite

Come support Grand Isle’s Recovery!

people dancing

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

“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.”


Thursday, July 18

(Gates open at 4:00 pm)

4:30-7:30 Whiskey Bent

8:00-11:00 Junior Lacrosse

Friday, July 19

(Gates open at 12:00 pm)

2:00-4:00 Dustin Lee Guedry

4:30-7:30 Ryan Foret & Foret Tradition

8:00-11:00 After Party (New Orleans)

Saturday, July 20

(Gates open at 11:00 am)

12:00-2:00 Aaron Foret Band

2:30-4:30 JP Bourgeois Band

5:00-7:30 Shorts in December

8:30-11:00 Clay Cormier & The Highway Boys


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


Jambalaya (chicken, sausage & pork)

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. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, please contact the festival at

Become a Sponsor or Vendor!

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

 Thank you!

Thank you Sponsors!

Platinum Sponsors:  $10,000.00

Crosby Tugs, LLC

Crosby Dredging, LLC

Luhr Crosby, LLC

Evers and Sons, Inc.

Joe’s Septic Contractors, Inc.

Harvey Gulf International, LLC

Gold Sponsors: $5,000:

S/F V Hammerheads, LLC

T3 Industrial Solutions, LLC

Silver Sponsors: $2,500

Quality Compressed Air Services

Golden Motors, LLC

Civil Construction Contractors, LLC

Percision Crane & Hydraulics, LLC

Bayou Metal Supply & Manufacturing, LLC

J&J Metalworks

A&R Floor Center, Inc.

Louisiana Office of Tourism

Adams Land & Property

Five-S Group

Bronze Sponsors: $1,000

Pelican Waste & Debris, LLC

Madere & Sons Towing, LLC

REC Marine Logistics, LLC

Travel Smart – Michelle Atchley 

Neil’s Small Engine, Inc.

Riley John’s Blue Boot Foundation

AIMS Group, Inc.

Kelly & Rosie Besson Sr.

Quality Printing & Embriodery

Contribution Sponsor: $500.00

Senator Patrick Connick

South Lafourche Bank

Sawfish Construction, LLC

Grand Isle Supermarket

Jo-Bob’s Gas and Grill

Sponsor: $200/ $250

Sidney & Richie Malone

Allemand Industries, Inc.