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Friday, March 13, 2015

All day
Natchitoches Historic District Wallking Tours (11am & 2pm)

Natchitoches Historic District Wallking Tours (11am & 2pm)

Cane River National Heritage Area and the Natchitoches Historic District Development Commission offers guided walking tours of the Natchitoches National Historic Landmark District twice daily at 11am & 2pm, Tuesday through Saturday. 

The walking tours will cover topics such as: the Cane River region prior to European contact; the French & Spanish colonial period; antebellum plantation culture and period; Reconstruction and tenant farming; architectural history; and Creole and Catholic culture, history and customs. The tours are family friendly and meant to engage all ages.

Tours are free and will begin at the Natchitoches Area Convention and Visitors Bureau located at 780 Front Street. For large group tours, please contact the Cane River National Heritage Area in advance at 318.356.5555.


Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - 11:00am to Saturday, March 14, 2015 - 2:00pm
Before 1am
Keep Natchitoches Beautiful's Leaders Against Litter Event

Keep Natchitoches Beautiful's Leaders Against Litter Event

Community Leaders Lead the Way to a Litter-Free Louisiana 

Leaders throughout Natchitoches parish are joining Keep Natchitoches Beautiful to participate in the second annual “Leaders Against Litter” event on Friday, March 13, 2015.  Keep Natchitoches Beautiful is one of 23 Keep Louisiana Beautiful (KLB) affiliate communities across the state selected to host this statewide “Litter-thon.”  Leaders Against Litter is set to begin at 9:00 a.m. at the MLK Recreational Community Center located at 660 MLK Drive in Natchitoches.  The group will travel along MLK Drive collecting litter using golden grabbers and wearing gold Leaders Against Litter T-shirts.  Following the cleanup, the leaders will be asked to sign a pledge to SPEAK UP and spread the word that litter is not acceptable, to PICK UP litter whenever they see it, and to STAND UP and lead the way for a litter-free Louisiana.





Friday, March 13, 2015 - 9:00am
03/13/2015 - 9:00am
Wings of Freedom Tour

Wings of Freedom Tour

The WINGS OF FREEDOM TOUR will display the WWII Vintage Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, Consolidated B-24 Liberator and North American P-51 Mustang at Natchitoches Regional Airport located at main ramp, 450 Wallenberg Drive in Natchitoches.

The tour will arrive at 2:00 pm on March 11 and will be on display at main ramp until the aircraft departs March 13 after 12:00 pm. Hours of ground tours and display are 2:00 pm through 4:30 pm on Wednesday, March 11; 9:00 am through 4:30 pm on Thursday, March 12; 9:00 am through 12:00 pm on Friday, March 13. The 30-minute flight experiences are normally scheduled before and after the ground tour times above.

Cost for walk-through tours:
$12 for adults
$6 for children 12 years and younger

Cost for flights:
30-minute per person bomber flights are $450 per person. 
P-51 flight training is $2200 for a half hour and $3200 for full hour. 

Visitors can find out more by visiting or contact Hunter Chaney, Director of Marketing: or 800-568-8924.

Friday, March 13, 2015 - 9:00am to 4:30pm
03/13/2015 - 9:00am to 4:30pm
St. Denis Duplicate Bridge Club Meeting

St. Denis Duplicate Bridge Club Meeting

The St. Denis Duplicate Bridge Club will meet at the Natchitoches Arts Center located at 716 Second Street, Natchitoches, LA, 71457.

Friday, March 13, 2015 - 12:45pm to 4:30pm
03/13/2015 - 12:45pm to 4:30pm