Red River Parish

Red River Parish (French: Paroisse de la Rivière-Rouge) is a parish located in the U.S. state of Louisiana. As of the 2010 census, the population was 9,091, making it the fourth-least populous parish in Louisiana. Its seat is Coushatta. It was one of the newer parishes created in 1871 by the state legislature under Reconstruction. The plantation economy was based on cotton cultivation, highly dependent on enslaved labor before the American Civil War.In 1880, the parish had a population with more than twice as many blacks as whites.
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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. Live…

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