Festivals in Tickfaw Louisiana
Tickfaw is an Indian name meaning "Rest Among the Pines." The Village was founded in 1852 and was incorporated in 1957 under the leadership of Joe Greco who later became the Village's first mayor. The governing body consists of the Mayor, Board of Aldermen, and an elected Chief of Police. According to the 1995 census, the Village of Tickfaw had 616 residents.