Wednesday, June 11, 2008

Dixie Gin Trade Days, June 28 & 29 from 8 am until 6 pm, flows with Sunflower Trail Festival

Red River Ride
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Dixie Gin Trade Days will take place at the old Dixie Cotton Gin on the corner of Hwy 3049 and Sentell Road, 7 miles north of Shreveport, says Lauren Murphy.

Says Neecee Blackwell of West Edge Artists Co-op, "They've taken an old cotton gin north of Shreveport and fixed it up to serve as an events center. They are putting on this show in conjunction with the Sunflower Trail Festival, where many folks drive up the "trail" (highway) to see fields upon fields of sunflowers."

Entertainment for all ages.
-antiques and collectibles
-new handbags, gifts, children's items, candles, etc.
-many local artists.
-furniture from the North Market
-petting zoo and lemonade provided by our "future farmers."
-animals from the Critter Co.
-Live blacksmithing shows all day.

After visiting the Gin, make your way up the sunflower trail to the Sunflower Festival in Gilliam.

10 x 10 Booths are available.
$35/1 day
$50/2 days
For more information call:
318-423-7513 or 318-455-5656

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