Holidays

Cupcakes with Santa!

Join Santa & his elves for some Christmas fun at the Salad Station in downtown Hammond! Activities will include cupcake decorating, Christmas crafts, pictures with Santa, and more! Cost is $10 per child. Contact Amy at 985.215.9547 for more information & to RSVP. Must RSVP by Friday, Dec. 6. More Info

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Cut Your Own Tree at Local Christmas Tree Farms

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) Facebook page Website (985) 878-6223   Steele’s(…)

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Pet Photos with Santa

Royal Pets Grooming Spa in downtown Hammond is offering Professional Pet Pics on 11/30/13 and 12/7/13 from 10am – 2 pm. You can walk-in or call ahead for an appointment time: 985-662-0556211 West Morris Ave, Hammond, 70401. The Nov. 30 event will also include an pet adoption event! More Info

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Photos with Santa – 2013

Photos with Santa – 2013

Hammond Square – Hammond Photos with Santa by  Becky Blount Photography Saturday, Nov. 30 – Monday, Dec. 23 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 Saturday from 10am – 8 pm Sunday from 1-6pm Closed Mondays – open(…)

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Out Of Town Holiday Fun!

OUT OF TOWN FUN This post is being updated – check back Dec. 1 for a full list! Dec 1 & 8  Gingerbread Workshop at Ambrosia Bakery 8546 Siegen Lane Baton Rouge, LA 3 – 5 p.m. $40 per child. At least one adult must accompany child. Call 225-763-6489 for reservations. Dec 1  A Rural Life Christmas(…)

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Coats for Kids Drive

From Nov. 27 – Dec. 31, the United Methodist Church in Ponchatoula is collecting new and gently used coats for children and teens. Drop off at the United Methodist Church 200 E. Pine St Ponchatoula from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday - Thursday, or drop off  at Downtown Cleaners in Ponchatoula.

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Christmas Activities in Our Area!

CHRISTMAS PARADES Dec 3: Amite Christmas Parade 6 p.m.  Start Time Route: Downtown Amite Michael Lewis, current Saints Team Ambassador, will be Grand Marshal. The theme is ‘A Who Dat Christmas’! Rain Date: If case of rain, parade will roll on Thursday, Dec 5 at 6 p.m. Dec 7: Hammond Christmas Parade 10 a.m. Start Time Theme:(…)

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Nutcracker Ballet presented by Hammond Ballet Company

Hammond Ballet Company presents the Nutcracker Ballet on Dec 13-14 at 7 p.m. at the Columbia Theatre. Ticket Prices: Loge $32, Orchestra $26, Balcony $20 This performance features local young dancers from the Hammond Ballet Company are led by featured professional ballet dancers from around the country. More information Online Tickets

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Nutcracker Tea – Hammond Ballet Company

On Dec 8, Hammond Ballet Company presents a  Nutcracker Tea from 2 – 4 p.m. at Michabelle Inn in Hammond.  Tickets begin at $8. This is a family friendly afternoon of performances from the holiday classic danced by the cast members along with a delightful tea party and shopping at Clara’s Corner. Guests should bring a camera(…)

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Kateri’s St.Nick Workshop

On Dec 7 and 14, Rosaryville Spirit Life center will host  Kateri’s St.Nick Workshop  from  8 a.m. – 3 p.m. The event is for  children ages 4-13 and cost $25 per session plus the cost of gift selections. Children will take their time selecting and making homemade  gifts for their parents, siblings and loved ones.   More(…)

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