Arts Organizations

Le Theatre des Bon Temps

Making the arts accessible and affordable, showing local talent, educating our youth in the performing arts, and preserving our cultural heritage through arts programming and management of the Fox Performing Arts Center.

Contact : Derek Augustine

Phone : (318) 253-8105

Address : P.O. Box 335, Marksville, LA 71351

Avoyelles Arts Council

Local arts council for Avoyelles Parish, proudly leading efforts to stimulate, encourage, nurture, and promote the visual and performing arts; assist local arts and cultural organizations in providing greater public service; support creativity among the arts; and encourage the preservation of the arts.

Contact : Pat Guillot

Phone : (318) 253-7559

Address : P.O. Box 424, Cottonport LA 71327

Avoyelles Parish Library

Quality arts programming for children as part of its annual Summer Reading Program.

Contact : Mary Chatelain

Phone : (318) 253-7559

Address : 104 North Washington St., Marksville, LA 71351

Avoyelles 4H

Provides quality art classes to the community throughout the year.

Contact : Esther Boe

Phone : (318) 964-2245

Address : 8592 Hwy 1, Mansura, LA 71350

For more info, contact the Arts Council at
or by e-mailing us at

Arts Council of Central Louisiana
1101 4th Street, Suite 201
Alexandria, LA 71301