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Natchitoches is the oldest town in the Louisianna Purchase, located in Natchitoches Parish (of which it is the parish seat) within the Crossroads Region, between Shreveport and Alexandria along Highway 1 near Natchez, the Red River, and Sibley Lake.

The population estimate for July 1, 1998 was 16,713, an increase of 104 since 1990.

Kisatchie Ranger District |
Bed and Breakfasts and Country Inns Chalet Du Lac Cottages | Chaplin House | Fleur De Lis Inn | Levy East House | Petit Tarn Guesthouse | Steamboat House B & B |
Restaurants, Cafes, Delis, Bakeries Crawfish Hole | French Market Express | Lasyone's Meat Pie Kitchen |
Motels, Hotels and Resorts Log Cabin on the Cane |
Shopping Ducournau Townhouse |

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12/12 Coming to The area
World Famous Armidillo Festival Hamburg AR May1-4 The World Famous Armidillo Festival takes place on Hamburg's town square and the surrounding blocks. Local bands play on Friday night of the festival and all day Saturday to ensure your weekend is the best.
Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival Breaux Bridge LA May3-5 The Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival has become one of the largest gatherings of world famous Cajun, Zydeco and Swamp Pop musicians and plays host to over 30 bands on three stages during the three-day festival.
Louisiana Peach Fest Ruston LA June21-22 The fun begins on Friday in Ruston’s historic Railroad Park at 6:30 p.m. with Dixie Tradition, followed by a return festival appearance by Chubby Carrier and the Bayou Swamp Band at 8:30 p.m.
Le Festival de la Viande Boucanee Ville Platte LA June29-30 This festival, which translates into the "Smoked Meat Festival", has a World Championship Cookoff, culinary demos, Cajun smokehouse in action, and Cajun Heritage exhibitions. Thirty hours of non-stop music are also an attraction of the festival.
Texas Shakespeare Festival Kilgore TX June27-July28 The Texas Shakespeare Festival employs high caliber actors, designers, and directors from throughout the nation.
Cracklin Festival Port Barre LA November8 This festival is held in November in Port Barre. Four days of fun include family entertainment, Cajun and Country music, food, cooking contests, arts and crafts, and a parade.