The Natchitoches Area Chamber of Commerce hosts their monthly membership luncheon from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Speaker will be NSU President Dr. Marcus Jones. Masks requested. Cost is $25 for members and $30 for non-members.
Cloutierville Mardi Gras parade at 2 p.m.
NSU Lady Demons basketball will play Nicholls at home at 5:30 p.m. Men’s game follows at 7 p.m.
Join the Boys & Girls Club at 9:30 a.m. at the Ben Johnson Auditorium for a community breakfast in support of the upcoming opening of hte new Natchitoches club. Special guest will be Lorraine Orr, COO for B&G Clubs of America. Tickets required.
Fort Jesup Bicentennial Celebration. Features music and entertainment, living history demonstrations, cast iron cooking demonstrations and children’s actiities. Free admission.
The Krewe of Dionysos is preparing for their upcoming Mardi Gras parade Feb. 26.
Anyone who would like to enter can submit a participation form on-line through the website, https://kreweofdionysos.com/
Krewe of Waguns Parade at 3 p.m. Free
NSU Lady Demons play at 1 p.m.in Prather Coliseum when they host New Orleans. Men’s game follows at 3 p.m.
Reading on the River: The Service League of Natchitoches hosts. Children attending will receive a free book and enjoy literacy themed crafts and activities. Free event.
NSU Lady Demons host Southeastern La at 1 p.m. The Demons play at 3 p.m. in Prather.
Steel Magnolia Run The 1 mile fun run/walk starts at 8 a.m.
The 22nd Annual Bloomin’ on the Bricks. The event will be along Front Street between Touline Street and rue Trudeau from 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
The Natchitoches Art Guild and Gallery will host Art along the Bricks from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. along Front Street between Church Street and rue Trudeau.
In addition, Northwestern State University’s School of Creative and Performing Arts will present CAPA on the Cane Saturday, March 12 beginning at noon on the rue Beauport Riverbank Stage. Multiple musical ensembles will perform during the event. Admission is free.
For more information on Bloomin’ on the Bricks or to become a vendor, contact the City of Natchitoches Main Street Office at 357-3822.