SUNDAY IN THE PARK @ Oakland Cemetery
Sunday, November 3, 2013 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM (CST)
Celebrate the newly reconstructed Oakland Cemetery, Shreveport's oldest cemetery and historic landmark, with Live Music from "Airheart" and also "The Prevailing Winds," artists creating new works of art, Jerry Davenport teaching children's art activities, historic tours by "Yesterday's Lady" and you may even meet some current residents.
Travel back in time to the 1800's to a simpler life...Bring a picnic lunch and throw out a blanket on a grassy hill, while you relax under the shade of a tree or bask in the sun. Enjoy a SUNDAY IN THE PARK!
Cost is a suggested $5 donation for adults, children are free.
Individual Picnic Boxes can be purchased in advance on this site and will be prepared by WINE COUNTRY. Pick up your lunch when you arrive at the cemetery.
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Oakland Cemetery Preservation Society
The mission of the Oakland Cemetery Preservation Society is to preserve Shreveport’s Oakland Cemetery as an historic asset and provide greater public access for learning and reflection. OCPS envisions Oakland Cemetery as a public space that honors the families represented there, fosters community involvement and provides educational resources for the future.