The Loft at Five Thirty will serve shrimp alfredo at Flavor of Louisiana, Northwestern State University’s celebration of spring that will include food, music and more. Chefs and restaurateurs from all over the state will participate, offering samplings of seafood dishes, along with options for non-seafood eaters, craft beers, cocktails, coffee and specialty desserts. From left are Loft at Five Thirty owners Angela and Ron Bolton with NSU’s Cristy Bernard and Sharon Leone. Tickets are $75 per person or $125 per couple. Flavor of Louisiana will take place at 6 p.m. Friday, April 8 in Prather Coliseum with special guest Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser.