Louisiana’s largest fish hatchery. Book Fowler is home to the Louisiana Lunker Bass Program and produces primarily Florida largemouth bass in addition to catfish, striped bass and paddlefish. The visitor center features hand painted murals, riverine exhibit, estuarine exhibit, bass exhibit and turtle exhibit. Best time to visit is mid-March to mid-May. Booker Fowler Fish…

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The Delta Music Museum focuses on music along the Mississippi Delta Region form Memphis, TN, to New Orleans, LA. Ferriday is home to three legendary cousins: Jerry Lee Lewis, Mickey Gilley and Jimmy Swaggart. The museum highlights each one, plus many more! Hours: Wednesday-Friday 9am-4pm. Groups Tours on Monday or Tuesday with advance notice. Closed…

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Located in downtown Pineville, along the banks of the Red River, and includes a visitor’s center with Civil War artifacts, an elevated boardwalk around both forts, and an overlook of Bailey’s Dam. Admission charged. Hours: Wednesday-Sunday 9am-5pm; Closed Monday and Tuesday. Cost: $4.00 Adults & Students, Seniors 62+ free, Ages 12 and under free

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Four Seasons Bowling Center is a 40 lane center in Alexandria, Louisiana. We offer much more than just bowling. With our arcade, laser tag, redemption center and Alley Grille, we are the perfect space for your corporate event, birthday party, field trip or rainy day play. Hours: Sunday 11am-10pm; Monday-Thursday 2pm-10pm; Friday 2pm-Midnight; Saturday 11am-10pm.

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Selected by Rand McNally as a “MUST SEE SITE.”  Experience Cotton Then & Now at an 1800-acre historical working cotton plantation and museum where modern computerized technology is used in ongoing ginning and farming operations. Nineteen historical buildings include furnished slave cabins, a Smithsonian quality antique, steam gin, plantation store and other outbuildings. Optional Civil…

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Welcome to Pineville’s WILD side! Our tours start at 10:15am, 11:15am, 12:15pm, 1:15pm, 2:15pm, and 3:15pm. We open at 9am & close our gates at 4pm. Admission: $12 per adult age 13 & over; $10 per senior age 55 & up; $8 per child; age 2 & under are Free. Our cups of feed $3…

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What happens when three friends get together and brew their own beer? They start their own brewing company! Twenty 8 West Brewing is Alexandria’s first original microbrewery. Ray Gill, owner of Jack’s Bar, teamed up with friends Edan Moran and Mike Brunet to brew and serve their own beers at the Jack’s location on LA…

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Huckleberry Brewing Company is a Louisiana Craft Brewery located in the heart of Cenla, Alexandria LA. Founded by an 8th generation Alexandrian. The HBC is as local as they come. Mark Twain once said, “The secret to getting ahead is getting started,” so, after ten years of brewing and learning in Portland, OR, it was…

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Whether it’s a Kid’s Party, Team Building, Adult Birthday, Bachelorette Party, Baby Shower, or a Girls Night Out – most anything can be marked with paint! It’s a lasting memory and each guest leaves with a piece of it. We also offer Open Session that anyone is welcome to attend and no skills are needed! Our talented…

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Mt. Olivet Chapel is the oldest standing structure in Pineville. During the Civil War, the chapel was used as headquarters for the Union Army, and was therefore spared from the burning of Alexandria. The Cemetery is the second oldest in the area. The names of early pioneers and prominent citizens of the area can be…

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