SATW Fam Tour - Farm to Table

2/15/2016 On Friday, February 12th, the Natchitoches Parish Convention and Visitors Bureau had a Media FAM tour entitled, "A Farm to Table Experience" hosting three travel writers associated with the Society of American Travel Writers. The travel writers were Peter Wilson of Saskatoon, Canada; Jason Frye of Wilmington, North Carolina; and Terry Gardner of Santa Monica, California. All three are freelance writing for various publications across North America. Madeline DeBlieux, Marketing and Public Relations Manager, led the tour which began with a visit to Little Eva Pecan Plantation.

LA Film Prize Launch

1/13/2016 NATCHITOCHES –The Natchitoches Area Convention & Visitors Bureau is joining the City of Natchitoches Main Street Program and Northwestern State University in sponsoring the Louisiana Film Prize, a contest that requires filmmakers to shoot a short narrative film in northwest Louisiana to win a prize of $50,000. The LA Film Prize was established five years ago to draw filmmakers to Shreveport-Bossier, foster the creative vibe in the region, showcase the beauty and resources of northwest Louisiana and spur economic development through the film industry.