Cane River

Cane River is a 36-mile-long (58 km) lake and 30-mile-long (48 km) river formed from a portion of the Red River that is located in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana. In the 19th and 20th centuries, it has been best known as the site of a historic Creole de couleur (multiracial) culture that has centers upon the National Historic Landmark Melrose Plantation and nearby St. Augustine Church St. Augustine Parish (Isle Brevelle) Church.Cane River Lake was widely publicized between 1966 and 1979 by the nationally known outdoorsman Grits Gresham, host (with Curt Gowdy) of ABC's The American Sportsman and author of numerous books and columns on hunting, fishing, and guns.
Posts about Cane River
  • Natchitoches Jazz / R&B Festival

    … band Midnight Star completes their set. The performances of these two iconic acts will culminate the weekend of music, which will begin at 5:00p.m. on Friday. Over 30 bands on four stages along the banks will be featured on the Cane River in downtown historic Natchitoches. Friday evening’s lineup will begin at 5:00p.m. and will be headlined…

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  • Natchitoches Jazz / R&B Festival

    … band Midnight Star completes their set. The performances of these two iconic acts will culminate the weekend of music, which will begin at 5:00p.m. on Friday. Over 30 bands on four stages along the banks will be featured on the Cane River in downtown historic Natchitoches. Friday evening’s lineup will begin at 5:00p.m. and will be headlined…

    Alexandria Personal Injury Attorney- 9 readers -
  • December 17-19 Christmas Events in Natchitoches

    … River Creole Christmas at Badin-Roque House. The St. Augustine Historical Society hosts special tours and Creole holiday stories. FREE * 1:00pm-2:30p.m. Christmas Downriver. Cane River Creole National Historic Park presents Creole Christmas with special tours, educational programs and musical events FREE * 1:00pm-4:00 p.m. Holiday Tour of Homes…

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  • 2015 Cane River Zydeco Festival and Poker Run

    … The 16th Annual Cane River Zydeco Festival and Poker Run Fri, September 4 – Sat, September 5 Where Downtown Natchitoches on the Riverbank. map 16th Annual Cane River Zydeco Festival and Poker Run! Celebrate Zydeco music and much more Friday, September 4th and Saturday, September 5th in Downtown Natchitoches on the Riverbank…

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