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Thank you for your interest in the Louisiana Holiday Trail of Lights. We have assembled news releases, press kits, images, and video for your use. To help journalists, bloggers and photographers gain a better appreciation for the trail, a media familiarization tour is hosted each year.

Louisiana Holiday Trail of Lights Media Fam
Nov. 17-20, 2016
Maximum number of participants: 6
To apply contact Sheila Snow at or Apply Now

The Louisiana Holiday Trail of Lights media familiarization tour will start in Shreveport-Bossier and wind its way through Minden, the Friendliest City in the South; Monroe-West Monroe, home of the famed Duck Dynasty clan; Natchitoches, the oldest Louisiana settlement; and Alexandria/Pineville, the heart of Louisiana.

Participating journalists will get to explore the twinkling lights in eight of north Louisiana’s most festive cities, as well as dine at some of the popular local restaurants and tour holiday-centric attractions.

Please note that all media tour applicants are vetted on a case-by-case basis in an effort to ensure that all media tours are successful, enjoyable and productive experiences. Up to six journalists will be invited to the tour. Hotel, food and a personal guide are included in this tour. Only domestic journalists will be invited and those in the Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas and Mississippi regions will be given first preference. For more information contact Sheila Snow at

Apply for the Louisiana Holiday Trail of Lights tour.

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