NRMC is Louisiana Sponsor of NSU’s upcoming seafood extravaganza

Natchitoches Regional Medical Center is a Louisiana Sponsor of Flavor of Louisiana, Northwestern State University’s spring seafood extravaganza that will take place from 6-11 p.m. Friday, March 22 in Prather Coliseum. From left are Sean Baylor, NRMC Physician and Community Liaison; NSU Development Officers Danielle Cobb, Erin Dupree and Jill Bankston, NRMC CEO Kirk Soileau and Tom Matuschka, vice president of business development and philanthropy at NRMC. Flavor of Louisiana is presented in partnership with the Louisiana Seafood Board with proceeds going to support NSU student scholarships and academic programs. Guests will be able to sample a variety of seafood dishes prepared by chefs from throughout the state, along with craft beers, specialty cocktails and desserts. Options for meat-eaters will also be available. Tickets to the seafood extravaganza are $65 per person or $125 per couple. Sponsorships are available at the $5,000 (Louisiana), $2,500 (Bayou), $1,000 (Magnolia and Pelican – separate benefits) levels and include reserved seating and other perks. The $5,000 Louisiana Sponsor level is a double sponsorship with the Natchitoches Dragon Boat Races, a day-long event set for Saturday, April 13 in downtown Natchitoches. Proceeds from the Dragon Boat Races will benefit First Year Experience programs that encourage freshmen students to be active participants on campus. Information on tickets and sponsorship for Flavor of Louisiana, Dragon Boat races and other upcoming events is available at or by calling (318) 357-4414.