2018 Induction Weekend Recap

2018 Class

*Thursday, June 28th*
La Capitol FCU

  • LSHOF Welcome Reception presented by La Capitol Federal Credit Union
    • Event Location: LSHOF Museum (800 Front Street, Natchitoches, LA 71457)
    • This event kicked off the celebration weekend as Natchitoches welcomed the 2018 Inductees with a lively happy hour featuring local cuisine and entertainment at no charge.



*Friday, June 29th*
Bank of Montgomery

  • LSHOF 70’s Disco Bowling Bash presented by BOM
    • Location: Country Lanes Bowling (5200 LA-1, Natchitoches, LA 71457)
    • The inaugural BOM Bowling Bash featured a retro 1970’s costume contest, catered food, open bar and DJ Geaux’s spinning of your favorite disco hits!


Rapides Regional

  • LSHOF Rockin’ River Fest presented by Rapides Regional
    • The LSHOF’s FIRST FREE Rockin’ River Fest was a tremendous party on Cane River with local bands, food and fun! The festival was a family-friendly event featuring the New Orleans Saints & Pelicans area for kids ages four and up as well as carnival-like games and prizes for everyone to enjoy. Louisiana cuisine at one of the many local food & beverage vendors, a concert featuring Grammy winner Wayne Toups and fireworks under the stars capped the party night in Natchitoches.

MidSouth Bank

  • LSHOF VIP Taste of Tailgating presented by MidSouth Bank
    • The VIP event in a special tent along the Cane River was a fun, casual addition to the Rockin’ River Fest with current and past year inductees as well as multiple tailgate food stations, specialty cocktails and beer, a silent auction and musical entertainment.


*Saturday, June 30th*
Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office

  • Championship Saturday – Saints and Pelicans Jr. Training Camp presented by Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office
    • The New Orleans Saints and Pelicans hosted a Junior Training Camp for boys and girls ages 6-16. Skill sessions and drills aimed at instilling the importance of healthy lifestyles as well as instructions on nutrition and personal safety were part of the event as NSU that included several 2018 Hall of Fame inductees as counselors. The event also includes a Tennis Clinic.


State Farm

  • Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame Induction Dinner and Ceremony presented by State Farm Insurance Agents of Louisiana


    *Sunday, July 1st*

  • 2018 LSHOF Golf Classic
    • The 2018 LSHOF Golf Classic at OakWing Golf Clug in Alexandria capped a busy and fantastic weekend.


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    Jude Young2018 Induction Weekend Recap