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Saturday, October 3, 2015

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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.

Date: 
Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 11:00am to Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 2:00pm
09/29/2015 - 11:00am to 10/03/2015 - 2:00pm
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Return to the 50's Classic Car Show

Return to the 50's Classic Car Show

The Return to the 50's Classic Car Show will take place Friday Oct. 2 and Saturday Oct. 3 downtown at the riverbank. Experience the charm of the original French colony in Louisiana. Natchitoches (Nack-a-tish) was established in 1714, and retains its European flavor through its architecture, heritage and lifestyle. Chances are, the thing you’ll love most is the charming 33-block Landmark Historic District—a shopper’s paradise and culinary treat with local restaurants serving Creole and Cajun cuisine. The Natchitoches area offers numerous attractions, museums, Creole plantations and year around festivals. Check out the show schedule below and make plans to attend!

Friday, October 2
  • 12:00-4:00 - Poker Run Starts, registration in park behind 550 Second Street;
  • 5:30-8:00 - Fish Fry with live music on the Riverbank; Poker Run Score sheets will be turned in here by 6:00pm. Results will be announced at 7:00pm. We’ll also have registration at the same time;
  • Fish Fry to registered cars (2 tickets per registered car) additional and public tickets can be purchased for $20.00 each.
Saturday, October 3
  • 7:00-12:00 - Car Show Registration at Bank of Montgomery parking lot (accessible from Second Street);
  • 7:00-4:00 - 9th Annual Car show downtown Natchitoches;
  • Live entertainment from three stages throughout the day;
  • Shops, restaurants, museums, and more;
  • Free participant t-shirts to the first 100 registered cars;
  • 4:00 - Over 60 awards will given out on the riverbank.
Date: 
Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 7:00am to 5:00pm
10/03/2015 - 7:00am to 5:00pm