Louisiana is a state located in the southern region region of the United States. It is bordered by Arkansas to the north, Mississippi to the east, Texas to the west, and the Gulf of Mexico to the south.
Baton Rouge is the capital and New Orleans is the largest city of Louisiana.
Other big cities and towns in Louisiana include – Shreveport, Metairie, Lafayette, Lake Charles, Kenner, Bossier City, Monroe, Alexandria, etc.
Some of the popular tourist destinations in Louisiana include – Kisatchie National Forest, Cane River National Heritage Area, Atchafalaya National Heritage Area, etc.
Christmas Celebrations in Louisiana :
In the capital city of Baton Rouge you can witness the Cortana Kiwanis Downtown Christmas Parade on second saturday of December in Downtown Baton Rouge.
Enjoy the Holiday Trail of Lights fireworks with over 300,000+ Christmas lights and 100 plus riverbank set pieces are on every night from 21st November 2015 through 6th January 2016 in eight of our most festive cities: Alexandria, Pineville, Minden, Monroe, West Monroe, Natchitoches, Shreveport and Bossier.
Get into the Holiday Spirit at the Reflections of the Season Christmas Light Display in West Baton Rouge.
On the Christmas Eve, bonfires light up the sky during the annual lighting of the bonfires in Gramercy.
Enjoy the Oak Alley Plantation’s Annual Christmas Bonfire Party with a buffet, open bar, live music and good cheer in the seasonally decorated mansion, followed by a parade, lighting of the bonfire, caroling and dancing.
In New Orleans enjoy the Christmas season with “Christmas New Orleans Style” with tours of historic homes, concerts, candlelight caroling, madrigal dinners, cooking demonstrations, costumed characters in the French Quarter.
Enjoy Christmas season in Downtown St. Francisville with the “Christmas in the Country” with Caroling, tree lighting, fireworks, food, a spacewalk and children’s activities, dance, live music, candlelight tours and and a library tour of homes.
Lafreniere Park will get into the Christmas celebrations with “Holiday in the Park: Lights at Lafreniere” where thousands of twinkling lights and displays.
On second Saturday of December, the beautiful Port of Delcambre will host “Delcambre Christmas Boat Parade” – a lighted boat parade to celebrate Christmas
Enjoy “Christmas on the River” in City of Monroe with parades, fireworks, dancing lights, live entertainment, and more.
Celebration in the Oaks in City Park is one of the most spectacular holiday lights festivals in the country.
Wishing all readers Merry Christmas 2016 & Happy New Year 2017 !!!