As the holiday season approaches, Huffman Manor Inn welcomes you to a world of enchantment in Minden, Louisiana. Our bed and breakfast, nestled in the heart of this charming town, is the perfect retreat to experience the magic of the Louisiana Holiday Trail of Lights. Join us on a festive journey through Minden, a city that comes alive with the spirit of the season. Discover the unique offerings that make Huffman Manor Inn an idyllic haven during this joyous time.
Huffman Manor Inn’s Tranquil Ambiance
Nestled in Minden, Huffman Manor Inn offers a tranquil and charming ambiance, making it an ideal destination for a cozy holiday retreat. Our bed and breakfast, with its historic charm and modern comforts, provides a serene escape for those seeking a delightful holiday experience.
The Louisiana Holiday Trail of Lights
Since its inception in 1992, the Louisiana Holiday Trail of Lights has been a beacon of holiday cheer along I-20 and I-49 in north Louisiana. From Shreveport and Bossier to Monroe-West Monroe, Natchitoches, Alexandria/Pineville, and the delightful town of Minden, the trail invites you to immerse yourself in the festivities. Running from mid-November through the New Year, this trail is a celebration of shopping, dining, and entertainment.
Christmas Market on Main
Embrace the holiday spirit with Minden’s “Christmas Market on Main,” an integral part of the North Louisiana Holiday Trail of Lights. Starting at 10 am, our downtown antique and specialty shops open their doors for business, accompanied by food trucks offering delectable treats. Wander the historic brick streets, indulge in a unique shopping experience, and don’t miss the guided Hayride Tour through the Historic Residential District, aglow with holiday lights.
Main to Main Trade Days Extravaganza
Kicking off the holiday season, Minden hosts the Main to Main Trade Days in November—an event that stretches over 50 miles along Highway 371. As our guest at Huffman Manor Inn, you can explore the art, antiques, and festive offerings along this scenic route. In downtown Minden, the streets come alive with outdoor specials from local shops, creating a festive atmosphere with food and craft vendors.
Old World Christmas Lights Spectacular
As night falls, Huffman Manor Inn becomes part of the “Old World Christmas Lights Spectacular.” Every evening through New Year’s Day, the historic downtown transforms into a breathtaking display of lights. This magical experience captures the essence of the holiday season and adds an extra touch of warmth to your stay at Huffman Manor Inn.
Savor Local Delights
Indulge in the culinary treasures that Minden has to offer during your stay at Huffman Manor Inn. Explore local restaurants like Roma Italian Bistro, Under Dawgs Sports Grill, and Geaux Fresh, each offering a unique culinary experience to complement the festive spirit of the season.
At Huffman Manor Inn, we invite you to make your holiday season truly special. As you explore the Louisiana Holiday Trail of Lights, let our bed and breakfast be your haven of comfort and tranquility. From the Main to Main Trade Days to the Christmas Market on Main and the Old World Christmas Lights Spectacular, Minden offers a festive canvas that harmonizes seamlessly with your stay at Huffman Manor Inn. Embrace the magic of the season, create cherished memories, and let Huffman Manor Inn be your holiday retreat in Minden, Louisiana.