Events

St. Joseph Spring Fair

St. Joseph School in Ponchatoula presents a weekend of rides, food, music, auctions, and fun at its Spring fair on Friday, May 1 – Saturday, May 2 –  and Sunday, May 3. This year, bands have been added, including the Molly Ringwalds on Saturday night! See schedule below and visit the event website for more information on the 5K, raffles(…)

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Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival 2015 – Info for Families

Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival 2015 – Info for Families

2015 Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival Friday, April 10 – Sunday, April 12, 2015Official 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 (Family Night): 12 noon – 10 pm  (Music, Beer, & all Food booths open at 5:30 pm)Saturday: 9(…)

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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.(…)

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2015 Eggstravaganza Easter Egg Hunt and ZOOmobile

On Saturday, April 4, starting at 10 am, the Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center will host the  2015 Eggstravaganza Easter Egg Hunt!  1,000 eggs will be hidden and special prizes will be provided courtesy of Chili’s. Then from 11 am – 1 pm, the Audubon Nature Institute ZOOmobile will visit – Come and enjoy hands-on animal encounters with species native to(…)

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Spring Garden Day

On March 14, 2015 from 9 am – 3 pm, you can attend “Spring Garden Day” for a cost of only $5 per vehicle at the Hammond Research Station  – Old Covington Highway (Hwy 1067), just off Hwy 190, next to LynHaven. The event features activities for kids, gardening and agricultural exhibits, plant swap, gardening seminars, and lots of commercial plant vendors(…)

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Trade Days & Arts-Craft Fair

Have you been to beautiful downtown Ponchatoula lately? Here is a perfect opportunity! Trade Days is a three-day outdoor festival with antiques, collectibles, fine arts, craft booths, foods, and children’s activities. Admission is free and the event runs from Friday, March 6 –  Sunday, Mar. 8 from 9am – 5 pm each day. This three day(…)

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Tangi 4-H Parade / Family Fun Fest 1 Mile/ 5K Run

The 10th Annual Tangi 4-H Parade / Family Fun Fest 1 Mile/ 5K Run will be hosted at Chappapeela Sports Park in Hammond on Friday, May 1, starting at 3 pm. Pet Parade Registration: $20/Pet includes t-shirts (pre-register by April 17th). Registration after April 17th -$25/Pet + t-shirt is extra.Pet contest begins at 5:30 PM. Pet entry fee(…)

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