Category Archives: Events

Cenla Chamber Ribbon Cutting: Louisiana Homecare

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[ September 27, 2013; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] Friday, September 27th @ 12 Noon
Louisiana Homecare, Alexandria
NEW LOCATION!
Plaza 28 6501 Coliseum Blvd, Suite 700D Alexandria, LA

Butterfly Blast at Allen Acres

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[ September 27, 2013 to September 29, 2013. ] All are invited, especially the young folks, to Allen Acres to view the butterflies.  You should see adults, caterpillars, chrysalis (cocoons), and eggs of several different kinds of butterflies from skippers to large swallowtails and tagging of monarchs.  Yes, we will capture, apply a tag, and then release some monarchs.  Hopefully, some of the tagged [...]

Nominations For 2013 Natchitoches Treasures Requested

[ September 27, 2013; 4:30 pm; ] NATCHITOCHES – The City of Natchitoches is seeking nominations for 2013 Natchitoches Treasures.  The Natchitoches Treasures are an elite group of Natchitoches residents of retirement age who have made a lasting contribution to the community through their generosity, service, volunteerism and spirit.

Natchitoches Treasures have been selected each year since 2008.  Natchitoches Treasures for the year [...]

Noted pianists to perform at NSU

Left to right: Krassimira Jordan and Pamela Mia Paul.

[ September 27, 2013; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_32286" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Left to right: Krassimira Jordan and Pamela Mia Paul.[/caption]

NATCHITOCHES – Pianists Krassimira Jordan and Pamela Mia Paul will perform at Northwestern State University Friday, Sept 27 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. The concert is part of the Louisiana Piano Series International. Tickets are $15. Season tickets are $50 for [...]

Blues Performer “Gitlo” Lee to Perform at Paragon’s Pelican Stage

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[ September 27, 2013; 9:30 pm to 11:30 pm. September 28, 2013; 9:30 pm to 11:30 pm. ] Marksville, La. – Paragon Casino Resort is excited to announce that blues artist, Gitlo Lee, will be performing on the Pelican Stage on Friday, Sept. 27 and Saturday, Sept. 28. Shows start at 9:30 p.m. with no cover charge.
Raised on a turpentine farm among nine brothers and three sisters in Georgia, Gitlo Lee’s passion for [...]

Back to School Bash Scheduled for Sept. 28th

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[ September 28, 2013; ] NATCHITOCHES – The City of Natchitoches Recreation and Parks Department will host a Back to School Bash on Saturday, September 28, 2013 at City Park.  Students of all ages are invited to attend and show off their school pride in a parish-wide pep rally.

The Back to School Bash begins at 9:00 a.m. at City Park [...]

Fort Polk’s Annual FallFest This Weekend

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[ September 28, 2013; 11:00 am to 5:00 pm. ] FORT POLK, La. – Fort Polk’s annual FallFest takes place Sept. 28 from 11am – 5pm at the After Action Review Theater parking lot behind Strike Zone Bowling Center.

There will be plenty of food vendors, games and activities for the kids.  In conjunction with FallFest a car, truck and bike show will be held in [...]

Martha’s Chapel Art Fair Sept. 28th

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[ September 28, 2013; ] The Martha’s Chapel Art Fair connects emerging-artists and seasoned professionals from around the gulf coast States with collectors, and gallery owners.

Located in the humble scenic region of Central Louisiana Martha’s Chapel celebrates over 100 years of rich Louisiana history. With the beginning of the Martha’s Chapel School of Pottery growing there has been a growing [...]

Local Car, Truck and Bike Show to Benefit Food Bank

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[ September 28, 2013 to September 29, 2013. ] Glass Tint, Etc. and O’Reilly Auto Parts will host the Cajun Nationals Car Show September 28-29 with proceeds benefiting the Food Bank of Central Louisiana.   This custom car, truck, and bike show will be held at England Airpark in Alexandria.

The spectator entry fee for the event is $10 a day, with $5 off with the [...]

LDWF to Host National Hunting & Fishing Day Events

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[ September 28, 2013; ] The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) is celebrating National Hunting and Fishing Day (NHFD) on September 28.
NHFD is a national event celebrated by all 50 states on the fourth Saturday in September.  It was created in 1972 when Congress passed two bills establishing a specific day to celebrate the conservation contributions of our [...]