Alexandria and Pineville – the heart of Louisiana
Alexandria and Pineville lie in the heart of the state, situated in the Crossroads region of Louisiana.
Located on the banks of the Red River, Alexandria-Pineville and the surrounding area form a center for hunting, fishing and sports tournaments and activities ranging from softball and soccer to golf and powerboat racing.
RICH IN HERITAGE AND CULTURE
Our historical plantation homes offer an authentic look at plantation life, and our cultural art museums and galleries are a must-see. Thriving agriculture, historic landmarks, flourishing art and cozy bed-and-breakfasts are just some of what the "Heart of Louisiana” has to offer. In Alexandria/Pineville, residents and guests enjoy a treasured, peaceful lifestyle. Here we celebrate our diversity through food, fun, family, arts and festivals. Take a spin around the dance floor, and enjoy our southern hospitality.
Join us for our festivals and events the whole year through – Alexandria Mardi Gras, Jazz on the River, Que’in on the Red BBQ Festival, Alexandria ACES Baseball, Downtown Rocks, Louisiana Nursery Festival, 12 Nights of Christmas, Annual Cemetery Tour, 2nd Saturday Art Walk, Pops on the River, Pie Festival, Rock the Red, Alexandria Zoo Boo, Fall Family Festival, Kent House Sugar Day, Louisiana Pecan Festival and much, much more!
For more information on the Alexandria/Pineville area visit the Alexandria and Pineville city pages. You can find things to do, places to stay, and events to attend on each city page. We look forward to seeing you!