Step into the enchanting world of holiday festivities at Huffman House, your premier bed and breakfast in Minden, Louisiana. As the Louisiana Holiday Trail of Lights winds its way through the heart of the state, Huffman House invites you to experience the magic of the season in a uniquely charming setting. Let’s delve into the delights that Minden has to offer during this festive time, making your stay at Huffman House truly special.
Huffman House’s Festive Charm
Nestled in Minden, known as the “Friendliest City in the South,” Huffman House exudes the warmth and hospitality that defines southern charm. Our bed and breakfast, with its cozy accommodations and personalized service, provides the perfect home base for your holiday adventures.
The Louisiana Holiday Trail of Lights
The Louisiana Holiday Trail of Lights, a tradition since 1992, transforms the landscape along I-20 and I-49 in north Louisiana. This trail encompasses the cities of Shreveport, Bossier, Monroe-West Monroe, Natchitoches, Alexandria/Pineville, and our very own Minden. From mid-November through the New Year, this trail becomes a tapestry of shopping, dining, and entertainment, creating a holiday experience like no other.
Main to Main Trade Days Extravaganza
To kick off the holiday season, Minden hosts the Main to Main Trade Days in November, a spectacle that spans over 50 miles along Highway 371. As our guest, you can explore art, antiques, home furnishings, jewelry, and more along this festive route. In downtown Minden, our local shops extend their offerings outdoors, creating a festival atmosphere with food and craft vendors.
Christmas Market on Main
Immerse yourself in the holiday spirit with Minden’s “Christmas Market on Main,” a delightful event that is part of the North Louisiana Holiday Trail of Lights. Starting at 10 am, our downtown antique and specialty shops open their doors, complemented by the savory delights of food trucks. The historic brick streets of downtown Minden come alive, offering a unique shopping experience. Don’t miss the guided Hayride Tour through the Historic Residential District, aglow with festive lights.
Old World Christmas Lights Spectacular
As night falls, Huffman House becomes a part of the “Old World Christmas Lights Spectacular.” Every evening through New Year’s Day, the historic downtown transforms into a picturesque display of lights. This breathtaking spectacle captures the essence of the holiday season and adds a touch of magic to your stay at Huffman House.
Savor Local Flavors
Indulge in the culinary delights that Minden has to offer during your stay at Huffman House. Explore local gems like Roma Italian Bistro, Under Dawgs Sports Grill, and Geaux Fresh, each offering a unique culinary experience that complements the festive spirit of the season.
At Huffman House, we invite you to make your holiday season truly memorable. As you explore the Louisiana Holiday Trail of Lights, let our bed and breakfast be your haven of comfort and hospitality. From the Main to Main Trade Days to the Christmas Market on Main and the Old World Christmas Lights Spectacular, Minden offers a festive tapestry that weaves seamlessly with your stay at Huffman House. Embrace the magic of the season, create cherished memories, and make Huffman House your home away from home this holiday season.