Cane River Zydeco Festival
Cane River Zydeco Festival & Poker Run will be held Saturday, August 29--30, 2014 on the riverbank stage in downtown Natchitoches. Poker Run events will cover specified routes throughout Natchitoches Parish. Ticket and event Information call Melvin Holmes 318-471-9960 or 354-0899 or Harman Winters 318-652-0079 or 354-1077. $ The Cane River Zydeco Festival began in 1999 by members of the Magnolia State Police Officers Association, Cane River Branch. The Magnolia State Peace Officer's Association is the state wide organization that started the Toys for Tots program. They also help the community through other various programs such as community service, Shop with a Cop, food baskets and preparing Thanksgiving dinners for underprivileged families. Proceeds from this event assist in funding various community functions around Natchitoches Parish.