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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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Thank You to Our Movie Sponsor: Sabelhaus Wealth ManagementABOB's Movie Night at Strand Theatre - Jennings, LaSaturday, July 24, 2021 at 6:00 p.m.Home (2015)PG | 1h 34min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy Sponsored by: Sabelhaus Wealth ManagementDescription:An alien on the run from his own people makes friends with a girl. He tries to help her on her quest, but can be an interference.Tickets are- Adult: $3 / Children 12 & Under: Free ... See MoreSee Less
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Gator feeding for public viewing is today at 3:30pm! Come out and get a spot around our indoor lazy river! Every Friday at 3:30pm., June through September- 100 Rue de l'Acadie, Jennings LA I-10 Exit 64 #jeffdavisparish #gatorchateau Louisiana Travel Only In Louisiana ... See MoreSee Less
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SWLA Acoustic Cajun Music Jam taking place tomorrow (Saturday, July 24th) from 8a-12p at the Visitor Center! I-10 Exit 64, Jennings. Come join in the jam or tap your toes to local cajun musicians of all ages! #jeffdavisparish #gatorchateau Only In Louisiana Louisiana Travel ... See MoreSee Less
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Put on your “Boogie Shoes” for a Swamp Poppin’ good time on August 1, at the Historic Strand Theatre in Jennings. Bon Ami Tours brings back Swamp Pop Express playing all of your favorites. These fabulous entertainers will put on a show like no other. Special guest: Jivin’ Gene Bourgeois. Call Carita Goodreau for your reserved seating. 337-370-2512THIS IS ONE YOU WON’T WANT TO MISS!!! ... See MoreSee Less
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2 days ago
SWLA Acoustic Cajun Music Jam taking place tomorrow (Saturday, July 24th) from 8a-12p at the Visitor Center! I-10 Exit 64, Jennings. Come join in the jam or tap your toes to local cajun musicians of all ages! #jeffdavisparish #gatorchateau Only In Louisiana Louisiana Travel https://t.co/daEznfa7OC JeffDavisParish photo
3 days ago
New stock of merchandise in the gift shop! Come by and take a look! 9a-5p, Mon- Sat. I-10 Exit 64! #jeffdavisparish #gatorchateau Louisiana Travel https://t.co/zTGhHO7Q1W JeffDavisParish photo
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ABOB's Movie Night at The Strand! Saturday, July 24th- Dreamworks "Home" (2015) Sponsored by: Sabelhaus Wealth Partners. Tickets $3, 12 and under FREE! Doors open at 5pm, movie at 6pm. For more info, call 337-821-5509 #jeffdavisparish #onlylouisiana Louisiana Travel https://t.co/iIgwwDxSqR JeffDavisParish photo
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With over 16 flavors of Blue Bell Ice Cream at Main Street Deli in Lake Arthur to choose from, grab a cone, and have a nice afternoon at the park! Comment with your favorite flavor!! #jeffdavisparish Louisiana Travel Louisiana Culinary Trails https://t.co/PtIlwyWrS1 JeffDavisParish photo
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Bon Ami Tours Concert Line up for July and August! Call 337-370-2512 for tickets! All shows at the Strand Theater in Jennings LA #jeffdavisparish Louisiana Travel https://t.co/wtYpuCmjSS JeffDavisParish photo