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Christmas Downriver

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NATCHITOCHES PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - The Oakland Plantation jammed out for the holidays at its annual Christmas Downriver event.


This year Christmas Downriver featured gospel and Christmas music form the Natchitoches Detention Center choir.

Those attending the event got a chance to make their own cotton ball Christmas ornaments while listening to some sounds of the season.

"People love music, they love the holidays and they get to have a great experience here at the plantation. It's a break from our normal routine. Of course we don't always have music which is a nice change of pace. We get people who maybe are not our normal visitors, folks who just come for the music. They get time to see the rest of the park," said Nathan Hatfield. 

The Oakland Plantation was also open for tours during the event.

 

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