Fireworks Display and Street Closures for Friday, August 27

NATCHITOCHES – The City of Natchitoches would like to advise the public that on Friday, August 27th, 2021, Front Street from Church Street to St. Denis Street will close at 5:00pm to vehicular traffic in preparation for the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame Taste of Tailgating VIP event to be held at Mama’s Oyster House and Papa’s Bar and Grill.

The following streets will close at 8:45pm in preparation for a 9:15pmfireworks display during the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame’s Rockin’ Riverfest event on the downtown riverbank.

• Church Street bridge
• Williams Ave from Whitfield Ave. to Henry Ave.
Church Street and Williams Avenue will open upon conclusion of the fireworks display once the Fire Marshal has given the all clear.

In preparation for these events, the Downtown riverbank will remain closed to all vehicular traffic throughout the day on Friday, August 27, 2021.