Experience a showcase of rural cultural life in Louisiana. Be amazed as you sample fresh boudain from the region. Let the flavors in the local staple meat pies keep you guessing and wanting more.
This passionate celebration of Louisiana all under one roof has brought many out each year.
So don’t miss your chance to see what’s new this year. Mesh yourself in all kinds of flavors and sounds this summer.
The festival is held July 19-20 at the Northwestern State University campus.
Grab your partner, some boots, or whatever you like to dance in, and start moving to some great music. If you don’t know how don’t worry.
The festival will be hosting Cajun dance lessons. Choose from three different stages to hear live entertainment.
Get in the mood to listen to a wide range of tunes like Zydeco, honky tonk, gospel, bluegrass, blues and more great beats to keep you moving and grooving.
However, don’t tire yourself out too soon because there’s more to do. In fact, now is the time to get the kids involved and educate them about distinctive and dynamic cultural traditions of Louisiana. Watch folk life at its best by touring exhibits. Observe craftsmen as they show off their skills. Watch talented fiddlers from all over compete at the annual Louisiana State Fiddle Championship. Watch competitive fiddlers move their arms like machines as they compete for the grand prize.Try mouth-watering foods and take advantage of the opportunity to shop for souvenirs. Wrap up a weekend by exploring all of Nachitoches. Take advantage of walking down beautiful cobblestone streets.The festival has so much more to offer.
For more information visit www.explorenatchitoches .com/ events-and-festivals/natchitoches-nsu-folk-festival.