Alexandria/Pineville Area Convention & Visitors Bureau

707 Second St., Alexandria, LA 71301
318-442-9546 | 800-551-9546 | 318-443-1617
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Property Description

Alexandria and Pineville sit on opposite banks of the Red River in the "Heart of Louisiana," and offer culture, history, art, recreation, food and fun.

Directions

HEADING NORTH ON I-49 TO ALEXANDRIA: Take Downtown/10th St. Exit #85A and stay in the right lane. Follow I-49 to Jackson St. - 3rd traffic light. Turn right on Jackson St., and go 5 blocks to Second St. (one-way street). Turn left at the light. This is the last street before crossing the bridge. You are now under the Riverfront Center. Parking is located off the left side of the street at the end of the building. HEADING SOUTH ON I-49 TO ALEXANDRIA: Take Downtown/Elliott St. exit #85A and go to the 2nd traffic light and turn left onto Jackson St. Go 5 blocks to Second St. (one-way street) and turn left at the light. This is the last street before crossing the bridge. You are now under the Riverfront Center. Parking is located off the left side of the street at the end of the building. HEADING NORTH ON US HWY. 165: Take Hwy 165 N. into Alexandria. The Hwy. will stop at the South Traffic Circle at MacArthur Dr. Enter the circle, staying in the right lane, and take the 3rd exit onto MacArthur Dr. North. Traveling north, you will approach an overpass that goes over Jackson St. Take the Jackson St. exit on MacAthur Drive at this overpass, and turn right at the stop light. Continue on Jackson St. to downtown. Jackson St. ends at the base of a bridge (Jackson and Second). Turn left onto Second St. at the light at the foot of the bridge (one-way street). This is the last street before crossing the bridge. You are now under the Riverfront Center. Parking is located off the left side of the street at the end of the building. HEADING SOUTH ON US HWY. 167, 165, OR 71. All of these highways merge into 165 as you approach Alexandria. Following signs to Alexandria, you will cross the O.K. Allen Bridge (over the Red River). At the base of the bridge, turn left onto Upper Third St. Continue on Upper Third St, to Jackson St. Turn left on Jackson St., and go 1 block to Main St. at the foot of the bridge (one-way street) and turn left at the light. This is the last street before crossing the bridge. You are now under the Riverfront Center. Parking is located off the left side of the street at the end of the building.