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    Cane River

    National Heritage Area Louisiana

Where To Eat

St. Augustine Catholic Church Annual October Fair, Photo by CRNHA
The cuisine within Cane River National Heritage Area is as unique as the region's culture and heritage. Hungry visitors can sample such favorites as Creole gumbo, Natchitoches' famous meat pies, and fried catfish along with many other wonderful Cane River dishes.

For dining information contact:

Natchitoches Convention and Visitors Bureau
    phone: 800/ 259-1714
or visit
St. Augustine Catholic Church 2006 Fair, Photo by CRNHA

Did You Know?

Couple gardening in heritage area, Photo by NPS

The City of Natchitoches, Louisiana located in the Cane River National Heritage Area is also known throughout the nation as the "City of Lights," because of the annual Christmas Festival which takes place the first Saturday in December.