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Pick a Pumpkin! Family Fall Fun for 2015

Pick a Pumpkin! Family Fall Fun for 2015

  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(…)

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Pumpkin Picking and More at Mrs. Heather’s Pumpkin Patch

Mrs. Heather’s Pumpkin Patch – Hammond You may know Mrs. Heather from her Strawberry Patch! Different Farm, but same Mrs. Heather! Location: 11215 Lees Lane, Hammond, LA 70401 Open: Now open Mon-Fri from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sat-Sun from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. OPEN everyday through November 8, 2015 Cost: $7 per(…)

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Southeastern Homecoming 2015

Southeastern Homecoming 2015

Southeastern Homecoming Week (Oct. 12-17) is almost here! Southeastern’s campus and businesses in downtown Hammond are decked out to celebrate this year’s Homecoming theme: “Roomie’s Big night on Broadway!” Read on for all the info on this weekend’s activities. Saturday, October 17, 2015 is the big game, and there are all sorts of fun activities planned. My(…)

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Pick a Pumpkin at Liuzza Land

  Liuzza Land is open to the public every Saturday in October from 12 pm – 4 pm! Location: 56188 Holden Circle, Amite, LA Cost: $8 Child (includes pumpkin) and $5 Adult Enjoy pumpkin picking, pumpkin painting, wagon rides, petting zoo, pony rides, tunnel slides, and more! Facebook Page Website            (…)

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Play It Safe interactive safety event to provide Free Bike Helmets!

North Oaks Health System presents Play It Safe on Saturday, Oct. 24 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Cate Square Park in Downtown Hammond. Play It Safe is an interactive safety event to increase safety awareness through education, demonstrations and activities for families with children ages 12 and under. You can register online for a FREE bike(…)

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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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National Hunting and Fishing Day

September 26, 2015 is National Hunting and Fishing Day 2015. This free event is from 9 am – 3 pm at Waddill Wildlife Refuge, 4142 N. Flannery Blvd. in Baton Rouge, LA Enjoy outdoor exhibits, canoeing, archery, fly casting, knot tying, Louisiana game and seafood samples and lots more at this event put on by the Louisiana(…)

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Sesame Street Live in New Orleans – Nov. 2015

  Sesame Street Live “Make a New Friend” is coming to the New Orleans UNO Lakefront Arena on Nov. 6-8, and discounts are available! “No matter where you’re from or where you’ve been, everyone is special – so join in! Elmo, Grover, Abby Cadabby, and their Sesame Street friends welcome Chamki, Grover’s friend from India,(…)

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Native American Exhibit in Hammond

  Tangi Tourism is hosting a Native American Exhibit from July 6 – 17 at the Tangipahoa Parish Convention & Visitors Bureau, 13143 Wardline Road, Hammond, LA 70401. On Tuesdays & Thursdays while the exhibit is open,  children will enjoy  hands-on activities, games, and storytelling by Instructor Tom “Strong Buffalo” Varnado. Native American artifacts, including(…)

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