Christmas

Win one of 2 $50 Santa Portrait Packages at Hammond Square

    Santa Portrait Giveaway from Becky Blount Photography I have taken my two daughters to have a portrait with Santa at Hammond Square every year for four years. Becky does beautiful portraits! I love to display our photos through the years. The prices are very reasonable, starting with a $20 package, and going up(…)

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Fellom Ballet Presents 8th Annual “Traveling” Nutcracker

The “Land of Sweets” will come alive as more than 40 Fellom Ballet intermediate and advanced dancers offer seven performances of a “mini” traveling “Nutcracker” on Dec. 4-5, 2015 for school children, nursing home/assisted living residents and the general public.   As part of Fellom Ballet’s commitment to arts in education, the cast will take(…)

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RECYCLE YOUR CHRISTMAS TREE

RECYCLE YOUR CHRISTMAS TREE

RECYCLE YOUR CHRISTMAS TREE to help wetland restoration efforts in the Pass Manchac area (This list will be updated as more information becomes available): DROP OFF LOCATIONS: 1) Hammond Maintenance Facility Address: 18104 Hwy. 190 in Hammond (next to Piggly Wiggly Super Market) Hours: 7 am – 3:30 pm Mon-Fri, starting Dec. 26 through the(…)

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‘Twas the Week Before Christmas – Local Activities for This Weekend

‘Twas the Week Before Christmas – Local Activities for This Weekend

  Through 25: Hammond’s Zemurray Park Christmas Lights Open nightly Dec. 5 – Dec. 25 from 6 – 9 pm Zemurray Park, 400 S. Oak Street, Hammond Cost: Free Drive through or take a walk through the “Children’s Playland” light display. The train will run for free on Friday, Dec. 19 from 6 – 9 pm; and  Saturday(…)

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LOCAL TOY DRIVES – HOW TO DONATE

LOCAL TOY DRIVES – HOW TO DONATE

  Here is the info I have collected so far on local places to donate new toys for Christmas gifts for kids in need. Please comment to add to this list. – House of Serenity Homeless Shelter in Ponchatoula is collecting new toys, as well as monetary donations to purchase toys, until next Wed., Dec(…)

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Win a $50 Santa Portraits Package at Hammond Square

  Santa Portraits Giveaway from Becky Blount Photography I have taken my two daughters to have a portrait with Santa at Hammond Square every year for three years. Becky does beautiful portraits! The prices are very reasonable, starting with a $20 package, and going up to $50. We have actually never had to wait in(…)

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Christmas Parades & Activities in Our Area – 2014

Christmas Parades & Activities in Our Area – 2014

CHRISTMAS PARADES – 2014 Thursday, Dec. 4: Town of Roseland Christmas Parade 6 pm Start Time Route:  Starts at old JayCee Hall, goes up Hwy 51 to the old City Hall Friday, Dec 5: Hammond Christmas Parade 6:30 pm Start Time Theme: “It’s a Beautiful Night in the City of Hammond” Route:  General Pershing to Church(…)

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Cut Your Own Tree at Local Christmas Tree Farms – 2014

Yawn Station Christmas Tree Farm – Independence Open daily until Dec. 23 (or until sold out) from 9 am – 5 pm 29400 Ruby Pervis Rd. in Independence Variety of live trees and precut trees from North Carolina. Also wreaths and garlands. Kids activities include: Train rides (wheelchair-accessible), karaoke (check FB page for times), other(…)

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Photos with Santa – 2014

Photos with Santa – 2014

  Hammond Square – Hammond Photos with Santa through Tuesday, Dec. 23 by Becky Blount Photography (Win a Portrait Package – Winner picked Friday, Dec. 12!) Suite 466 on Palace Drive next to Merle Norman in the Hammond Square shopping center Photo packages range from $20-$50 Open Tuesday-Friday from 4-8pm Open Saturday from 10am –(…)

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Win a Christmas Tree from 3 Elves Christmas Trees in Hammond!

Win a Christmas Tree from 3 Elves Christmas Trees in Hammond!

                      Christmas Tree Giveaway from the awesome team at 3 Elves Christmas Trees, located next to Academy Sports in Hammond! ***CONTEST IS CLOSED – Check back in 2015!*** To Enter: Like TangiFamilies.com on Facebook Like 3 Elves Christmas Trees on Facebook Visit TangiFamilies.com on Facebook(…)

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