Family Events

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(…)

Read More

Pick a Pumpkin! Family Fall Fun for 2016

Pick a Pumpkin! Family Fall Fun for 2016

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(…)

Read More

Easter Weekend Events – 2015

Easter Weekend Events – 2015

Easter Bonnet Stroll in Ponchatoula Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 9:30 amMeet in downtown Ponchatoula in your best Easter bonnet – be creative and make your own! Ladies of all ages are welcome to stroll down the street of downtown Ponchatoula in their creations. Decorate your Easter Bonnet however you wish and join the stroll.(…)

Read More

Local Easter Egg Hunts and Easter Activities – 2015

Local Easter Egg Hunts and Easter Activities – 2015

    Hammond Square’s Easter Eggstravaganza Saturday, March 28 from 10 am – 1 pm Egg Hunt begins at 10:15 amFREE event is the largest Easter event ever at Hammond Square, featuring Carnival Games, a Video Game Truck, a Petting Zoo, Face Painting and of course, the Easter Egg Hunt.More info including event map and timeline available(…)

Read More

Super Lion Saturday

On March 28, 2015, Southeastern Louisiana University presents a celebration of all things Southeastern Louisiana University Athletics.  5K Green & Gold Run beginning at 8:00 am. SLU Softball against Sam Houston State at 11:00 am Tailgate hosted by Gus O’Krepki at 12:00 pm The Annual Spring Football game at 1:00 pm SLU Lions baseball at 3:00 pm. Come out and enjoy a(…)

Read More

ICE SKATING at the Baton Rouge River Center

ICE SKATING at the Baton Rouge River Center

Ice Skating on the River What: ICE SKATING! In Louisiana! Where: The Baton Rouge River Center When: Sessions available through Jan. 4, 2015 More Info and Schedule Friday, December 19, 2014 is the FREE Opening Night session sponsored by WAFB Below is my post from last year’s 2013 Skating on the River event: Ice Skating(…)

Read More

Local Halloween Events & Activities – 2014

Local Halloween Events & Activities – 2014

    TRICK OR TREAT TIMES Albany: Friday, Oct. 31 from 5-7 pmAmite: Thursday, Oct. 30 from 5:30-7:30 pmHammond: Friday, Oct. 31 from 6-8 pmPonchatoula: Friday, Oct. 31 from 6-8 pmIndependence: Friday, Oct. 31  - Trunk or Treat at the Old Depot from 4 – 6 pm and Trick or Treat from 6-8 pmSpringfield: Thursday, Oct. 30(…)

Read More

Southeastern Homecoming 2014 – Info and Giveaway!

Southeastern Homecoming 2014 – Info and Giveaway!

  Southeastern Homecoming Week is  here! Southeastern’s campus and businesses in downtown Hammond are decked out to celebrate this year’s Homecoming theme: “Roomie Under the Big Top!” Read on for all the info on this weekend’s activities and be sure to check us out on Facebook – we are giving away a LION UP prize pack(…)

Read More

5th Annual Free Book Festival

The Tangipahoa Parish Library System presents the 5th Annual Free Book Festival on Saturday, Oct. 11 from 10 am – 2 pm at the Hammond Branch Library at 314 E. Thomas St. Everyone who attends will receive a free book with a Chick-Fil-A bookmark that is also good for a free Icedream Cone, and have a(…)

Read More