Fall

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 2016 Fest runs rain or shine from 9:45 am – dusk on weekends November 5 to December 11, plus Friday. Nov. 25, which is Family Day (child admissions are half price).  My family attended this event the(…)

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Trick-or-Treating Activities in Our Area – 2016

Trick-or-Treating Activities in Our Area – 2016

Here’s the trick-or-treating and Halloween weekend events in our area! Trick or Treat times listed first, then trunk-or-treat events and festivals in chronological order, followed by  haunted houses! Looking to visit a local pumpkin patch? Check out our list. Follow TangiFamilies on Facebook for all the local family fun in Tangipahoa Parish. Trick-or-Treat Times TANGIPAHOA(…)

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Angola Rodeo – Every Sunday in October

Come see the “Wildest Show in the South.’  The Angola Rodeo is held every Sunday in October 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 in several(…)

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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(…)

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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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Trick-or-Treating Activities in Our Area – 2015

Trick-or-Treating Activities in Our Area – 2015

Trick-or-Treat Times TANGIPAHOA PARISHFriday, October 30, 2015:Independence:  6 – 8 pm (Trunk or Treat from 4 – 6 pm)Hammond: 5 – 8 pm* Ponchatoula: 6 – 8 pm* Kentwood: 5 – 7 pm* (Earlier time due to football game)(*Note: This was originally scheduled for Saturday - the recommended trick-or-treat time was changed due to weather)Saturday, October 31, 2015Village of Tangipahoa:  5 – 7(…)

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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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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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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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