The Nicholls State Colonels represents the athletic programs and
intercollegiate teams of Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana. Recognized as an NCAA Division I school, the university
competes in the Southland Conference. Nicholls State supports a wide range of men's and women's sports, including baseball, basketball, football, cross country, tennis, golf, volleyball and more.
The huge oak trees along a two-mile strip of New Orleans' historic City Park are loaded with more than two million twinkling lights and ornaments to celebrate the season. A driving tour is offered each day, along with amusement rides, snacks and live entertainment. This fun-filled family event takes place from late November through early January each year.