Holidays

Win one of 2 $50 Santa Portrait Packages at Hammond Square

Santa Portrait Giveaway from Becky Blount Photography I have taken my two daughters to have a portrait with Santa at Hammond Square every year for the past five years! I love the wonderful memories – Becky does beautiful portraits! I love to display our photos through the years. The prices are very reasonable, starting with a(…)

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2016 Christmas Parades & Activities in Our Area – FULL MONTH

2016 Christmas Parades & Activities in Our Area – FULL MONTH

CHRISTMAS PARADES – 2016 Friday, Dec 2, 2016: Hammond Christmas Parade 6 pm start time Theme: “A Starry Christmas” Parade starts at the corner of University Blvd. and General Pershing, then proceeds south on General Pershing, turns left onto West Church St., right on N. Magnolia, left on West Thomas. Then proceeds two blocks and(…)

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Christmas Events in Our Area – Updated Dec. 18

Christmas Events in Our Area – Updated Dec. 18

CHRISTMAS PARADES  Saturday, December 19, 2015: Roseland Christmas Parade (rescheduled) The parade has a new date, time and route: Saturday, Dec. 19 at 1 pm The start and end locations of the parade have reversed. Parade will line up at the Old Town Hall at 12 noon, located on Tangi Ave/Hwy 51 . At 1 pm, it(…)

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2015 Christmas Parades & Activities in Our Area – FULL MONTH

2015 Christmas Parades & Activities in Our Area – FULL MONTH

  CHRISTMAS PARADES – 2015 Tuesday, Dec. 1: Amite Christmas Parade 6 pm start time Theme: A Blue Christmas Honoring Those Who Protect and Serve Saturday, Dec 5: Hammond Christmas Parade 5 pm Start Time Theme: “A Patriotic Christmas” Starts at the corner of University Blvd. and General Pershing. Proceed South on General Pershing. Left onto(…)

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Turkey Day 7K & the Mashed Potato Mile in Hammond

Turkey Day 7K & the Mashed Potato Mile in Hammond

The 3rd Annual Turkey Day 7K & the Mashed Potato Mile will be held Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015 and will benefit the Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center and Our Daily Bread, two wonderful organizations that do incredible work in Tangipahoa Parish. Bring your family and join the fun for a day of fun, health, fitness and(…)

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Culinary Camp on Black Friday at HHMS!

  Tangi ProStart is the high school culinary arts program at Hammond High Magnet School, and is hosting a culinary camp on Black Friday! HHMS ProStart “Cooks & Books” Holiday Culinary Camp will be held on Black Friday – Friday, Nov. 27, 2015 from 7 am to 2 pm. It is open to ages 9-13.(…)

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Jolly Jingles Market and Pancakes with Santa!

Jolly Jingles Market and Pancakes with Santa!

The Junior Auxiliary of Hammond presents the inaugural Jolly Jingles Market, a one-day holiday shopping extravaganza, on  Saturday, Nov. 7 from 9 am to 6 pm at the SLU ​Pennington Student Activity Center. The market is held in conjunction with a Santa’s Pancake Breakfast hosted by local Boy Scout Troops. Jolly Jingles Market will feature local vendors selling(…)

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Christmas Parades & Activities in Our Area – 2014

Christmas Parades & Activities in Our Area – 2014

CHRISTMAS PARADES – 2014 Thursday, Dec. 4: Town of Roseland Christmas Parade 6 pm Start Time Route:  Starts at old JayCee Hall, goes up Hwy 51 to the old City Hall Friday, Dec 5: Hammond Christmas Parade 6:30 pm Start Time Theme: “It’s a Beautiful Night in the City of Hammond” Route:  General Pershing to Church(…)

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Cut Your Own Tree at Local Christmas Tree Farms – 2014

Yawn Station Christmas Tree Farm – Independence Open daily until Dec. 23 (or until sold out) from 9 am – 5 pm 29400 Ruby Pervis Rd. in Independence Variety of live trees and precut trees from North Carolina. Also wreaths and garlands. Kids activities include: Train rides (wheelchair-accessible), karaoke (check FB page for times), other(…)

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Photos with Santa – 2014

Photos with Santa – 2014

  Hammond Square – Hammond Photos with Santa through Tuesday, Dec. 23 by Becky Blount Photography (Win a Portrait Package – Winner picked Friday, Dec. 12!) Suite 466 on Palace Drive next to Merle Norman in the Hammond Square shopping center Photo packages range from $20-$50 Open Tuesday-Friday from 4-8pm Open Saturday from 10am –(…)

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