Events

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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4th of July Fireworks and Fun – 2015

4th of July Fireworks and Fun – 2015

Light Up the Sky at Zemurray Park Thursday, July 2, 2015 from 5 pm – 10 pmLocation: Zemurray Park, 400 S. Oak Street, Hammond LA This annual event features fireworks, patriotic music during the show, and children’s activities. Ponchatoula Recreation Park Fireworks Show Thursday, July 2, 2015 from 5 – 9 pmLocation: Ponchatoula Recreation Park, 19030 Ponchatoula Park(…)

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Kid’s Clothes/Toys Resale Event in Hammond – Piper’s Closet!

The Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center is hosting its second annual Piper’s Closet Children’s Resale Event on July 30 – August 2, 2015 in Hammond. Tell your friends about this one – you don’t want to miss such a great event so close to home. You can sign up as a consignor to make up to(…)

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Harmonies for Heros – Music Concert to Support Our Troops

On May 16-17, come out to Hammond and enjoy music and support our heroes at the H4H festival! A FUN WAY TO SUPPORT OUR TROOPS AND OUR COMMUNITY! Times: Saturday, May 16 from 11 am – 11 pm and Sunday, May 17 from 11 am – 6 pm Cost: $10 donation – which goes directly(…)

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Dragon Boat Festival & Races

The 6th Annual  Walgreens Greater New Orleans International Dragon Boat Festival & Races will be held Saturday, May 9 (starting at 8 am) on the Tchefuncte River in Madisonville. The Tchefuncte River will come alive with the sounds of beating drums, splashing water, impassioned paddlers, cheering crowds and bustling festival grounds. Participants and spectators will be treated to a day of(…)

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Amtrak Train Day in McComb

Road trip! The city of McComb,Mississippi presents “Amtrak Train Day” on Saturday, May 9, 2015 from 10 am to 2 pm at the Depot in downtown McComb! McComb is less than an hour’s drive from Hammond. This free family event will featurn many activities, including miniature riding train for kids, Chuggington train center for kids, and(…)

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Free Comic Book and Cupcake Day

The Tangi Library System presents “Free Comic Book and Cupcake Day” on Saturday, May 2 at any Tangi Library branch location. Stop by your local branch for  your own comic and cupcake. They will also have displays out with the latest Superhero films, comics, and graphic novels for you to check out! Big Easy Comics(…)

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Tangi Parish 4-H Pet Parade & 5K / 1 Mile Fun Run

The 10th Annual 4-H Pet Parade and 5K/ 1 Mile Fun Run will be held Friday, May 1 at Chappapeela Sports Park in Hammond. This fundraiser event is open to everyone and will have great fun for families and animal lovers, including: “Under the Sea” theme Event registration begins at 3:00 pm Pet contests begin(…)

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