Street Closures For Hall Of Fame Induction Festivities June 26

NATCHITOCHES – As part of the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame Induction Weekend Celebration, the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame Foundation will host “Tailgating – Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame Style” at the Landing Restaurant on Friday, June 26, 2015 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. The ticketed event will be a fun, casual evening with inductees featuring multiple tailgate food stations, sports highlights of current and past inductees, a silent auction, entertainment by Natchitoches musician Steve Wells, and a fireworks show sponsored by Pac-Sports.

In preparation for the fireworks show, the downtown riverbank will be closed to all vehicular traffic beginning at 6:00 a.m. on Friday, June 26, 2015. The Church Street Bridge and Williams Avenue from Whitfield Drive to Henry Avenue will close to all traffic both pedestrian and vehicular at 8:45 p.m. The fireworks show is scheduled to begin at 9:15 p.m. The streets will remain closed until the conclusion of the fireworks show.

For more information on the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame Induction Celebration, please visit www.lasportshall.com/2015-induction-weekend-schedule.

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