Louisiana Journals

Good times roll during LOUISIANA PURCHASE BICENTENNIAL

A December 2002 trip to Louisiana by TRAVELPRO guide

Quote: Good times are rolling as Louisiana is celebrating the bicennential of the Louisiana Purchase (1803-2003). Activities continue through December 2003.

Good times roll during LOUISIANA PURCHASE BICENTENNIAL

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From historical re-enactments to rare international art exhibitions, good times are rolling all around Louisiana this year. The state is celebrating the Louisiana Purchase Bicentennial in grand style with special events and festivals throughout the state. * NEW ORLEANS (800/672-6124). This famous Crescent City hosts the grand finale: a re-enactment of the historic transfer of the territory from France to the U.S.on December 20. "A Fusion of Nations, A Fusion of Cultures: Spain, France, the United States and the Louisiana Purchase" will bring together historic materials from the archives in Spain, France, the Netherlands and U.S. The New Orleans Opera Association ...Read More