Natchitoches had a little something for everyone last Saturday, March 17. It was a busy day of back-to-back events, including Bloomin’ on the Bricks, Art Along the Bricks and the NYP Pub Crawl. Vendors lined up Front Street for Art Along the Bricks and Bloomin’ on the Bricks during the first half of the day, then the Pub Crawl was in full swing in the evening.
Manny Perez and Lori Nugent make their way between bars during the NYP Pub Crawl
Brinlee and Cambria Berry sold original and strawberry lemonade to thirsty passers-by on Front Street.
The sidewalk was packed with crawlers in front of Mama’s.
At Lounge 1714 in the Chateau St. Denis Hotel are, from left, Michelle Richardson, Jamie Fontana, Melissa Slaughter, Matt Richardson and Jamie Bryant.
Several vendors lined up and down Front Street for Art Along the Bricks/Bloomin’ on the Bricks. Natchitoches Art Guild member Betty Yoist painted live with pastels at her booth.
In front of Mayeaux’s are Amber Colvert, Amber Howell, Tiffany Bolton, Linda Sparks and Mike Bordelon.
Cane Mutiny played at Maglieaux’s
The Natchitoches Master Gardeners sold many types of plants, some in their cute, decorative pots.
Cockfield’s Garden had on display several types of gardening items, including several kinds of bushes, succulents and mini fairy gardens.
From left are Danielle Cobb, Angela Bolton, Casey Buckner and Ron Bolton.
Dessirae Jones, 9, sold her handmade driftwood art on Saturday. She glued pieces of woods, glass and plastic Easter eggs to them.
Paige Peoples sold micro herb pillows at the Feathered Nest booth. The pillows can be heater or cooled to help soothe neck pain.
Members of the West Central LA team for Operation Christmas Child are, from left, Brenda Ingram, Michelle Williams, Christine Hampton and DeeDee Perot.
Josie Roach browses the necklaces on display at one of the art booths.