Natchitoches celebrated the grand opening of its newest business Tuesday; May 17 as The Venue on Front Street held its Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. Long time Natchitoches restauranters Ron and Angela Bolton have opened the Venue on Front Street, a place to host every type of gathering from weddings to family reunions as well as concerts. The facility is located in the bottom floor of the former Landing Restaurant and can accommodate up to 350 guests. The Venue boasts a full-service bar and has a 2,000 square foot kitchen, more than enough to accommodate serving events of any size.
Ron Bolton is a native of Natchitoches and has 41 years of experience in the restaurant industry. He and his wife, Angela, also own The Loft at 530, a restaurant located on the top floor of the Venue building. as well as several other bars and eateries around the area. The Venue on Front Street is already on the road to success with several bookings already in place, including one as a stage for Saturday’s upcoming Jazz Fest.
A crowd of over 100 well-wishers gathered for the traditional new business ribbon cutting and to enjoy drinks and some absolutely superb food from one of the Venue on Front Street’s four authorized caterers. The Natchitoches Parish Journal wishes the Boltons every success as they embark on their new business venture.