BOM is a sponsor of the 6th Annual Cane River Plantation Ride, which will be held TODAY! It comprises three routes that cover land steeped in the history of Natchitoches Parish and offers numerous views of Cane River Lake. Bike Natchitoches is a bicycle advocacy group and club that was created to provide support for cyclist in the Natchitoches Area. Pictured above are Carey Blanchard and Henry Rachal.
The ride consists of four options, a15-mile route, a 25-mile route, and a Metric-Century route, all of which start at 9 AM at Oakland Plantation. The costs per participant are $45 for ages 18 and older, $30 for ages 17 and younger and students. Registration the day of the event will start at 8:15 am. A free 2k fun run/walk will be held at Oakland Plantation during the Find Your Park Festival.
Cane River National Heritage Area, Inc. (CRNHA) and the Cane River Creole National Historical Park (CARI) will host the 3rd Annual Cane River Find Your Park Festival on Saturday, April 27, 2019. See the Event Poster.
Held at the Oakland Plantation Unit of the park, the festival will showcase the cultural and natural resources located in the Cane River and Red River regions. Events include hands on activities for children, agricultural demonstrations, games, and a petting zoo!
The Cane River Find Your Park Festival is free and open to the public. Activities will occur from 10AM-3PM at Oakland Plantation located at 4386 Highway 494, Natchez, LA 71456.