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Programming & Promotions

The Office of Programming and Promotions’ mission is to make Natchitoches a more vibrant and creative city in which to live, work and play.  The Office of Programming and Promotions helps to produce high-quality special events, festivals and programming that stimulate the community economically and culturally; celebrate Natchitoches’ rich, diverse heritage while enhancing the quality of life and sense of community for all residents; forge partnerships that make Natchitoches a premier visitor destination and generate positive local, national and international publicity about Natchitoches.

The Office of Programming and Promotions publishes a monthly City newsletter.  To be included on that electronic distribution list. Please click here.

The Natchitoches Main Street Program and Cane River Green Market are under the supervision of the Office of Programming and Promotions.  For more information on either program, please contact the Main Street Office at (318) 352-2746.

Media and Film Inquiries

If you are a media outlet interested in a story on Natchitoches or would like to set up an interview with City of Natchitoches officials or departments, please contact the Office of Programming and Promotions.  If you wish to be included on an electronic distribution list for press releases and other announcements, please click here .

If you are a location scout or producer interested in filming in the City of Natchitoches, please contact the Office of Programming and Promotions to secure necessary permits concerning filming within City limits.  Information on tax credits and other film incentives in the State of Louisiana, please visit www.lafilm.org.

Keep Natchitoches Beautiful

The Office of Programming and Promotions also oversees Keep Natchitoches Beautiful, an affiliate of Keep Louisiana Beautiful and Keep America Beautiful.

Programs implemented through Keep Natchitoches Beautiful include Yard of the Month, Adopt a Road/Adopt a Spot, Earth Day and Arbor Day.

Keep Natchitoches Beautiful also sponsors “Keep Natchitoches Beautiful Month” each April. Activities include educational presentations in local schools and a citywide cleanup known as the “Great American Cleanup.” 

For more information about Keep Natchitoches Beautiful and its programs or to volunteer, please call the Office of Programming and Promotions at (318) 357-3822.

 

781 Front Street
Natchitoches, La. 71457
(318) 352-2746
Fax: (318) 238-3439

  

 

The Office of Programming and Promotions publishes a monthly City newsletter.  To be included on that electronic distribution list. Please click here.

Natchitoches Main Street was named one of the Most Romantic Main Streets in the United States. Click here for the full listing and description of Natchitoches' newest designation.