The CZ Mission

Cascade Zydeco is a 501(c)3 Non-Profit Association dedicated to bringing Zydeco and Cajun music and dance to our community.

Wednesday Nights ~ Zydeco at Polish Hall

When we don't have a live band, Cascade Zydeco hosts a friendly, welcoming DJ on the 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th Wednesday of every month at

Polish Hall
3832 N Interstate Avenue
Portland, Oregon

Polish Hall

Dance on a beautiful floor at Polish Hall and enjoy the ample off street parking around the back of the building.

7:15 - 8pm Lesson
8 - 10pm Dance to Zydeco, Cajun & Blues with a rotating lineup of DJ's

Admission $7 General
$5 Cascade Zydeco members
includes the lesson

2nd Friday Zydeco Social October 9th
at Viscount Studio

Roland and Janine

Join Roland and Janine every second Friday of the month for a friendly, laid back night of zydeco at Viscount Studio.

Second Friday Zydeco Social 7:30 - 10:30pm
Viscount Studio
720 SE Sandy Blvd
Portland, Oregon

All ages welcome, $5

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5th Wednesday Zydeco Blues Fusion
Wednesday, September 30th

Marjorie TaylorMajorie Taylor brings Zydeco Blues Fusion to Polish Hall. This special 5th Wednesday lesson for dancers at every level will give you some extra smooth and connected moves to add to your dance repetoire.

Lesson 7:15 - 8pm
DJ Dance 8 - 10pm

Polish Hall
3832 N Interstate Ave
Portland, Oregon

$7 general admission, $5 CZ Members

Friday, October 16th
Curley Taylor at the Lehrer Pub

Curley Taylor Curley Taylor and Zydeco Trouble rock the Lehrer Pub with a night of dancing to their authentic Louisiana Zydeco sound.

Lehrer Pub & Eatery
8775 SW Canyon Lane
Portland, Oregon

7 - 10:30pm
$15, Age 21+


Join Cascade Zydeco

or Renew Your Membership

Use PayPal or a credit card, download a printable membership form, or pick one up at a Wednesday night dance. Membership dues of just $25 a year give you DJ dance discounts and help bring Zydeco and Cajun music and dance to our community!

Cascade Zydeco at the 2015 Waterfront Blues Festival

CZ Blues Festival Booth

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TooLoose Cajun Zydeco Band
at the Lehrer Pub
Oct 4 • Nov 1 • Dec 6

Too Loose

Lehrer Pub
8775 SW Canyon Lane

Portland, Oregon

Dance the first Sunday of the month in October, November & December
3 - 6pm, $10

Sunday Zydeco in Vancouver begins October 11th

Penny and Phil






Silver Star Saloon
6718 NE 4th Plain Rd, Vancouver, WA 98661

Beginning October 11th
Every Sunday, 7 - 9 pm, lesson on request

Free, as always!

Questions? Contact Penny or Phil at twops@q.com  or (360) 576-8971.

Cascade Zydeco photos on Flickr

Past Issues of the CZ Newsletter


Cascade Zydeco
Bon Ton Roulet
TooLoose Cajun Band
New Iberians

Zydeco up North

Gatorboy Productions

NW Zydeco Cajun Connection