The annual Swamp Pop Music Festival returns Friday, July 15, and Saturday, July 16, to the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center, 9039 St. Landry Road, Gonzales.

Organizers expect the event, a benefit for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, to draw 6,000 during two days of music and other activities including a jambalaya cook-off and car and truck show.

Bands will perform in the center’s air-conditioned trademark building. Friday admission is $12; Saturday admission is $10.

• Friday, July 15

6 p.m. Reunion featuring Ronnie Melancon

7:30 p.m. Coozan

9:10 p.m T.K. Hulin and G.G. Shin

10:40 p.m. Jamie Bergeron and the Kickin’ Cajuns

• Saturday, July 16

Noon Cliff Nickens

1:30 p.m. Kenny Cornett and Killin’ Time

3:15 p.m. Ryan Foret and Foret Tradition

4:45 p.m. Treater with Charles Mann

6:30 p.m. Kenny Fife and Bac Trac

8:15 p.m. Warren Storm, Willie T and Cypress with Tommy McLain

10:15 p.m. Van Broussard and the Bayou Boogie Band with Grace Broussard