Events

2015 Three Rivers Arts Festival in Covington

Held Nov. 14 and 15 this year, the Three Rivers Arts Festival is a large festival in historic downtown Covington that features 200 artists from more than 20 states, a juried show, arts and fine crafts demonstrations, music, food, and unique arts and crafts for sale. It has more than 50,000 visitors annually. I haven’t been(…)

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Relay for Life of South Tangipahoa

Relay for Life of South Tangipahoa will be held on Saturday, November 14, 2015 from 11 am – 6 pm at North Oak Park ( 2699 N. Oak Street, Hammond LA). Visit the event page for more information on participating. This event is very family friendly. At the start of the Relay, cancer survivors make the first lap (at 11:30, after(…)

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Kids Day in Catha Park in Amite

“Kids Day in Catha Park” will be held on  Saturday, November 14, 9 am – 1 pm in Coach Catha Park in downtown Amite. The event is sponsored by the Town of Amite and is held in conjunction with the Amite Market. The event will feature some special guests: Elsa and Anna from Frozen! Also, the Amite(…)

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Albany Community Arts & Crafts Festival

Saturday, November 14, 2015 is the Albany Community Arts & Crafts Festival from 8 am to 5 pm. Location: 30415 Gill Road, Albany, LA This event will feature art & crafts for sale, just in time for the holidays. Last year there were over 100 vendors. For the kids: $8 pay one price bracelet for all(…)

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Hammond Rotary “Movie Under the Stars”

Saturday, November 14, 2015 is the 4th annual “Movie Under the Stars” presented by the Hammond Rotary at Cate Square Park,(219 N. Oak St., Hammond, LA).  “Home Alone” will be shown on  a 22 ft. inflatable screen! 4 pm – Activities Start 6 pm – Movie Starts Cost to enter: food items to be donated to(…)

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Starry November Night

This Friday November 13, 2015 is “Starry November Night” in downtown Hammond from 6 – 10 pm. Great free family event! Don’t miss Santa and the SNOW! The night kicks off at 6pm at La Caretta as Santa and friends ride in on horse drawn carriage. Santa will continue on to the KID ZONE in(…)

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Ponchatoula’s Trade Days

Ponchatoula’s Trade Days & Arts-Craft Fair is the city’s 2nd largest event (after the Strawberry Festival). It’s all happening on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 6-8 from 9 am to 5 pm. Over 200 booths!! This outdoor event has free admission. Visit over 200 booths with Antiques & Collectibles Fine Arts & Crafts Food Live(…)

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Come One, Come All to the Louisiana Renaissance Festival

Come One, Come All to the Louisiana Renaissance Festival

The Louisiana Renaissance Festival is an all day enjoyable, unique event. The easily accessible location is off River Road in Hammond. The 2015 Fest runs rain or shine from 9:45 am – 5 pm on weekends November 7 to December 13, plus Friday. Nov. 27, which is Family Day (child admissions are half price).  My family attended(…)

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Local Halloween Events & Activities – 2015

Local Halloween Events & Activities – 2015

Here is a list of all the Halloween Activities in the area, arranged by date. Looking for Trick-or-Treat Times and Halloween Day events in Tangipahoa Parish? Check out this list. Want to visit a pumpkin patch? Click here! Rise Haunted House & Zombie Paintball in Tickfaw October 16-17: 7 pm to midnight October 23-24: 7 pm(…)

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Angola Rodeo – Every Sunday in October

Come see the “Wildest Show in the South.’  The Angola Rodeo is held October 4, 11, 18, & 25, 2015 at Angola Prison, 17544 Tunica Trace, Angola, LA. Located northwest of Baton Rouge at the end of Hwy 66, approximately 22 miles NW of St. Francisville, it is an approximate two hour drive from Tangipahoa. Angola prisoners participate(…)

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