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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 Parish18 hours ago
This weekend!!!
Jeff Davis Parish
Jeff Davis Parish18 hours ago
This weekend!!!
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Jeff Davis Parish2 days ago
Today is #nationalpicnicday
Pack a basket and come have a picnic at the I-10 Park! Pond, walking path, lots of ducks, and of course, the Gator Chateau! #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #feedyoursoul
Jeff Davis Parish
Jeff Davis Parish2 days ago
Today is #nationalpicnicday
Pack a basket and come have a picnic at the I-10 Park! Pond, walking path, lots of ducks, and of course, the Gator Chateau! #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #feedyoursoul
Jeff Davis Parish
Jeff Davis Parish3 days ago
Tomorrow is "Turn it up Tuesdays!" featuring the ROSEDOWN ROCKERS! - Free concert series in Founders' Park, Downtown Jennings #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #feedyoursoul
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McNeese retirees, aka the Outriders, traveled down I-10 to Roanoke and Jennings for a tour of Tall Grass Farm, I-10 Crawfish Cooperative and Gator Chateau. Fun time in our own backyard learning about crawfish and alligators! Jeff Davis Parish

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2 days ago
Today is #nationalpicnicday
Pack a basket and come have a picnic at the I-10 Park! Pond, walking path, lots of ducks, and of course, the Gator Chateau! #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #feedyoursoul https://t.co/63wOqmOkid
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Tomorrow kicks off the Spring line up of "Turn it up Tuesdays!" featuring the ROSEDOWN ROCKERS! - Free concert series in Founders' Park, Downtown Jennings #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #feedyoursoul https://t.co/rhUf93wxet JeffDavisParish photo
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This Saturday is a Cajun Dance in Jennings at the Friends Supporting Friends Building, with Kegan Navarre and LA Traditions! #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana #feedyoursoul https://t.co/t6IiTPSJ3T JeffDavisParish photo

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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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