- This week in Louisiana:
5th Annual Louisiana Studies Conference, “Preserving Louisiana” Northwestern State University of Louisiana. Presentation about the Louisiana Anthology by Bruce & Steven. Sept 21, 2:00-3:15 Performing Arts Building 207. Admission is free. Come for the presentation, stay for the meat pies!
Natchitoches Meat Pie Festival
September 20, 2013 - September 21, 2013
Website | 318-352-8072, 800-259-1714
781 Front Street, Natchitoches, LA 71457
Celebrate our famous meat pies with music, eating contests and lotta' hotta' meat pies on the downtown riverbank in downtown historic district. Admission is free.
- This week in Louisiana history - English Turn So named because in this bend, September 15, 1699, Bienville, coming downstream, met the British who had come up river to choose site for a settlement. Bienville convinced Captain Lewis Banks that the territory was in possession of the French. Early concessions were established in the vicinity.
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