- This week in Louisiana history. July 30, 1812. William Charles Cole Claiborne becomes the 1st Governor of the state of Louisiana.
- This week in New Orleans history. German American prelate of
the Roman Catholic Church James Hubert Herbert Blenk, S.M.
(July 28, 1856 – April 20, 1917) served as Bishop of Puerto
Rico (1899–1906) and Archbishop of New Orleans (1906–1917).
- This week in Louisiana.
39th Annual Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival July 20-21, 2018
The 39th annual Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival will be held inside air-conditioned Prather Coliseum on the Northwestern State University campus in Natchitoches, Louisiana. The 2018 festival theme is "Celebrating Louisiana's Folk Roots."
The festival will include a wide variety of traditional crafts, folk foods, Kidfest, three stages with live music, narrative sessions, music informances, and a Cajun fiddle workshop, which will be free for Festival attendees. In addition, the annual Louisiana State Fiddle Championship will be held in the Magale Recital Hall on the afternoon of July 21.
Crafts, exhibits, and Kidfest will be presented on Saturday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
- Bruce and Kerr talk to a couple of vegans at the New Orleans VeganFest.
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