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Trick-or-Treating Activities in Our Area – 2017

Trick-or-Treating Activities in Our Area – 2017

Here’s the trick-or-treating and Halloween weekend events in our area! Trick or Treat times listed first, then trunk-or-treat events and festivals in chronological order, followed by  haunted houses! Looking to visit a local pumpkin patch? Check out our list. Follow TangiFamilies on Facebook for all the local family fun in Tangipahoa Parish. St. Paul Family Fall Fest Date:(…)

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Pick a Pumpkin! Family Fall Fun for 2017

Pick a Pumpkin! Family Fall Fun for 2017

Fall is finally here – it’s my favorite time of year! I made it through the Louisiana summer and it’s time for the fall and winter holiday season. Every year my family visits a local pumpkin patch. Below are some options for you and your family. Comment on this post if you have one to(…)

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Solar Eclipse Special Programming at Tangi Library

Solar Eclipse Special Programming at Tangi Library

In preparation of the solar eclipse set to occur August 21, Tangi Library will host programs that are space-themed and provide information about the eclipse. In addition to hosting programs in-house, library programmers will also be providing outreach programs at local Tangipahoa Parish schools to spread awareness about the eclipse. The library was awarded a grant from STAR_NET Libraries(…)

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4th of July Fireworks and Fun – 2017

4th of July Fireworks and Fun – 2017

Town of Independece Fireworks Saturday, July 1, 2017 at 7 pmLocation: Fontana Park, 53409 W Fontana Rd. in IndependenceFun for all at this free event that includes fireworks,  hotdogs, drinks and face-painting!  PARD Independence Day Fireworks Show (Ponchatoula) Monday, July 3, 2016 from 5 – 9 pmLocation: PARD, 19030 Ponchatoula Parks Drive, Ponchatoula LAGates open at 5:00(…)

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$1 Movies at Regal Movie Theater in Covington!

If you are looking for some inexpensive and air-conditioned family fun this summer, head to Regal Covington Stadium 14 Movie Theater. Regal is offering two different movie options on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10 am, starting June 6. All tickets are $1 (including adults) and the movie selections are rated PG. Tickets must be purchased at the theater.(…)

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2017 SUMMER CAMPS in and around Hammond/Tangipahoa Parish

2017 SUMMER CAMPS in and around Hammond/Tangipahoa Parish

Here it is! Our annual list of local summer camp offerings – Please click the links in each section for more information. Details are subject to change, so always call to confirm information and availability. If you have a camp to add, please email ashley@tangifamilies.com. Traditional KidCam Summer Camps Ages: 3-13Days/Times: Monday through Friday, 9 am(…)

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Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival 2017 – Info for Families

2017 Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival Friday, April 7 – Sunday, April 9, 2017Official Festival Grounds:  Ponchatoula’s Memorial Park, but the Festival takes over all of downtown Ponchatoula.  Official Website (Includes Entertainment Schedule)Official Facebook Page (‘Like’ the Festival’s page for updates over the weekend!) HOURS Friday: 12 noon – 10:30 pm Saturday: 9 am – 11 pm (Don’t miss the parade at 9:30 a.m.)Sunday: 10 am(…)

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Heather Simpson Named “Young Woman of Excellence”

Heather Simpson Named “Young Woman of Excellence”

Tangipahoa Parish Library annually partakes in the celebration of the National Women’s History Month during March by honoring a woman from the community with the Woman of Excellence award. The winner of this year’s award is Jewel M. Sumner senior Heather Simpson. Heather is an outstanding student at Jewel M. Sumner. She has maintained a(…)

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Tangipahoa Parish Easter Egg Hunts and Easter Activities – 2017

Tangipahoa Parish Easter Egg Hunts and Easter Activities – 2017

Here’s some great local Easter egg hunts in Tangipahoa Parish! Share with your friends. All events are free unless otherwise noted.Have one to add? Comment below.  Super Lion Saturday Egg Scramble WHEN: Saturday, April 1, 2017 WHERE: Strawberry Stadium, Southeastern Louisiana UniversityThe fun that begins at immediately following the 2 pm SLU Spring Football Game. Activities(…)

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