Community Calendar


Sept. 2
Zydeco Festival: Celebrate this popular accordion-based musical genre in the oldest settlement in the Louisiana Purchase. All events are on the banks of Cane River. Sept. 2 from 6-10:30 p.m. and Sept. 3 from 1-10:30 p.m.
Sept. 16
Meat Pie Festival: Begins at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 16 and at 9 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 17. Meat pies, music and more. Free admission.
Sept. 17
St Augustine Jazz Concert, 7:30 p.m. Entertainment by The Bridge Trio. Call 318-379-2521 for more information.
Sept. 21
NSU Theatre & Dance presents Godspell at 7 p.m. Call 318-357-4483 for ticket or more information.
Sept. 24
2 p.m.: Demon football vs Southeastern La in Turpin Stadium. Time TBA
Spet. 29
Celebration of Life Gala, Natchitoches Event Center, 6:30 p.m.
Keynote speaker is Gianna Jessen.

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Sept. 30-Oct. 1
Natchitoches Car Show: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 30-Oct. 1. More than 400 classic cars.
Oct 14-15
Inaugural NSU Bass Fishing Tournament presented by the Cane River Waterway Commission. Sites are Cane River, Sibley Lake, Red River and Black Lake. Weigh in at Collins Pavilion at NSU. Registration now open at Proceeds benefit the NSU fishing team.
Oct 15
8 a.m.-noon: Farmer’s market returns to Front Street
Oct. 15-16
Melrose Fall Festival; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday. Adults $5 and children $2. House tours are $5.