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Turn on the Holidays

Saturday, November 18 – Free admission to Front Street and Downtown Riverbank
* 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Le Amies Christmas Treasures Arts & Craft Show at Natchitoches Event Center, 750 Second Street. FREE, if you are interested in becoming a vendor visit and send a message to
*4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. – Holiday Open House – Historic District Business Association Shops & Attractions open late.

* 4:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. “Turn on the Holidays!” A Louisiana Main to Main Event! Join us for the official start to the Natchitoches Christmas season as we turn on the Christmas lights for the first time. This all day event features live musical entertainment, children’s activities, and Fireworks!

*4:30 -7:00 p.m. – Entertainment – Mike McKenzie Band -Downtown Riverbank

*7:00 p.m. Fireworks over Cane River Lake FREE

*7:30-9:00 p.m. – Entertainment -Johnny Earthquake and the Moondogs – Downtown Riverbank

*9:00-10 p.m. – Entertainment – Joe Stampley – Downtown Riverbank