Coushatta Tribe of Louisiana is celebrating its 45th anniversary

Coushatta Tribe of Louisiana is celebrating its 45th anniversary

(KPLC) - The Coushatta Tribe of Louisiana is celebrating its 45th anniversary of Re-recognition this evening.

The Tribe will be celebrating starting at six this evening with music, food, games and other activities in the field across from the tribal administration building on CC Bel Road in Elton.

A firework display will start at 9 p.m.

Back in 1973, the U.S. Department of the interior re-instated the Coushatta tribe's historical relationship with the country.

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