Dancehalls in Cameron Parish

Four Corners Bar

Four Corners Bar

LouisianaDancehalls.com reader comment by Robert “Robbeaux” Herbert: “Growing up in Abbeville, La. many people in the area had camps you could rent, and you could go down to the Cajun Riviera and let your hair down. Sometimes it was not all play, as we would go there and pull a seine hoping for a load of speckled trout, often ending up with a bunch of croakers and gafftops. Well ...[Read More]

Cypress Inn

“Many moons ago we would go to the beach and camp. When mom and dad would go the kids would too. Kids were allowed in the bigger dance halls back then. I can remember Joe Bonsall playing there but not a lot of the others, but the Manuel family band I do remember also.” Hollis Boudreaux

Mutt’s Marine Room

Included in a 2006 Louisiana Cajun dance hall list compiled by WYNK Cajun DJ “Tee Mick” Abed, sent to me in personal correspondence from David Marcantel

San Souci

Included in a 2006 Louisiana Cajun dance hall list compiled by WYNK Cajun DJ “Tee Mick” Abed, sent to me in personal correspondence from David Marcantel

Four Corner Bar

Four Corner Bar

Fights were common. People danced in their swimsuits sometimes. Photo from Facebook group “In Loving Memory of Holly Beach”, submitted by Robert Robbeaux Hebert

Babe’s

Included in a list compiled by WYNK Cajun DJ “Tee Mick” Abed, sent to me in personal correspondence from David Marcantel