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Jennings, Welsh, Lake Arthur, Elton and Fenton
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 Jeff Davis Parish

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Jefferson Davis Parish (French: Paroisse de Jefferson Davis) is named after the President of the Confederacy during the American Civil War, Jefferson Davis, and founded in 1912.  The first oil in Louisiana was drilled in 1901 in what is now Jeff Davis Parish. We are located in southwestern Louisiana.

Jeff Davis Parish comprises five incorporate towns including Elton, Fenton, Jennings (Parish seat), Lake Arthur, and Welsh. Centered between Houston, TX and New Orleans, LA. Jeff Davis Parish is a quaint, rural community that is strategically positioned for success. Interstate 10 runs east and west through the center of our parish, providing quick and easy access to local markets. Our area offers many ways for economic growth and lots of interest for tourism. From unique cuisine to a variety of landscapes, our area is rich in culture.

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Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce

ABOUT THE CHAMBER OUR MISSION The Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce leads and strengthens Jeff Davis Parish’s business community through promotion, education and advocacy on behalf of it’s members. PROGRAMS & INITIATIVES Business-After-Hours is a social event hosted by a chamber member business. The event is designed to spotlight the host business, an opportunity to invite potential members to the event, and provide networking space for attendees. RIBBON CUTTING/GRAND OPENING New chamber members can set the date and time for a ribbon cutting or grand opening and the chamber staff will assist with the design and promotion of the event. BULK MAIL PRIVILEDGES The chambers bulk mail permit can save your business dollars when mailing flyers, post cards or letters. ANNUAL BUSINESS AWARDS Employee of the Year Business Person of the Year Citizen of the Year Young Citizen of the Year MARKETING OPPORTUNITIES Sponsorship Opportunities Referrals Leadership Opportunities Inclusion in the online & printed chamber membership directory
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Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce14 hours ago
This Saturday is the Lake Arthur Christmas celebration! Activities begin at noon with a gumbo cook off in the Park Pavillion with judging at 4pm. Bowls of gumbo sold for $5. A DJ will play Christmas Carols from 4p-6p. Parade at 6pm, then fireworks
Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce
Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce2 days ago
Any good chili recipes out there? Enter your dish at the Welsh Christmas celebration!
Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce
Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce2 days ago
Come out the I-10 park and see Santa and Mrs. Claus with the Coca-Cola Christmas Bus tomorrow night from 6p-7p!
Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce
Jeff Davis Chamber of Commerce5 days ago
Time to get in the Holiday Spirit! List of 2019 Christmas events and celebration in JDP! Mark your calendars! #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #louisianafeedyoursoul #Christmas2019
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This Saturday is the Lake Arthur Christmas celebration! Activities begin at noon with a gumbo cook off in the Park Pavillion with judging at 4pm. Bowls of gumbo sold for $5. A DJ will play Christmas Carols from 4p-6p. Parade at 6pm, then fireworks https://t.co/eDTdcqtaTV JeffDavisParish photo
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Any good chili recipes out there? Enter your dish at the Welsh Christmas celebration! https://t.co/w7ReiZfSSe JeffDavisParish photo
5 days ago
Time to get in the Holiday Spirit! List of 2019 Christmas events and celebration in JDP! Mark your calendars! #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #louisianafeedyoursoul #Christmas2019 https://t.co/7UcV1jPIca JeffDavisParish photo
6 days ago
This weekend, Saturday, December 7th! ABOB's Movie Night at the Strand is "The Star"- showtime is 6:00pm. Sponsored by B&B A/C Electrical, tickets $3, 12 and under free. Door open at 5pm. For more info, call 337-821-5531 https://t.co/yxVmG5x51C JeffDavisParish photo
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Lake Arthur Christmas is Dec. 14th! Activities begin at noon with a gumbo cook off in the Park Pavillion with judging at 4pm. Bowls of gumbo sold for $5. A DJ will play Christmas Carols from 4p-6p. Parade rolling down main street art 6p, with fireworks to follow https://t.co/nfyv4t8CO4 JeffDavisParish photo
1 week ago
In honor of the 30 year anniversary of one of our favorite Christmas movies, we present "Petite" as 'Cousin Eddie'-Gator Chateau style!
Stop in and see our babies this holiday season!
#jeffdavisparish #gatorchateau #onlylouisiana #feedyoursoul https://t.co/z7okIBODDM
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Official Instagram of the Jeff Davis Parish Tourist Commission. Come Hold a baby gator! I-10 Exit 64. Share your images with us at #jeffdavisparish http://www.jeffdavis.org/
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