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The 17th annual Lowcountry Cajun Festival kicks up some spicy action at the James Island County Park (871 Riverland Drive, (843) 795-4FUN) on Sun. April 6 from noon to 6 p.m. Tickets are available for $8 in advance and $10 at the gate (it’s free for kids 12 and under).

Big Red & The Zydeco Playmakers, featuring singer/accordion player Josef “Big Red” Arline, specialize in funky zydeco and blues on their new disc, Secret Ingredients.

Curley Tayor & Zydeco Trouble, play later in the afternoon. Singer/accordion player Curley got his start playing drums in his dad’s band, Jude Taylor & His Burning Flames. Their latest is titled Free Your Mind.

Check out the park’s website at www.ccprc.com for more.

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