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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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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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4th of July Fireworks and Fun – 2016

4th of July Fireworks and Fun – 2016

PARD Independence Day Fireworks Show (Ponchatoula) Friday, July 1, 2016 from 5:30-9:30 pmLocation: PARD, 19030 Ponchatoula Parks Drive, Ponchatoula LAGates open at 5:00 pm. Entertainment from 5:30 – 9:30 pmEntertainment- DJ Sound WavesTribute to the FlagBoy Scout Troop 170Concessions Provided by Ponchatoula High School Band BoostersSponsors: First Guaranty Bank, North Oaks Health System, PON Food, City of Ponchatoula, Berryland Motors, and Ponchatoula Area(…)

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$1 Movies at Regal Movie Theater in Covington!

If you are looking for some inexpensive and air-conditioned family fun this summer, head to Regal Movie Theater in Covington. Regal is offering two different movie options on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10 am, through August 3. All tickets are $1 (including adults) and the movie selections are rated PG. Tickets must be purchased at the theater. A(…)

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2016 SUMMER CAMPS in and around Hammond/Tangipahoa Parish

2016 SUMMER CAMPS in and around Hammond/Tangipahoa Parish

Here it is! Our annual list of local summer camp offerings – Please click the links in each section for more information. Details are subject to change, so always call to confirm information and availability. If you have a camp to add, please email ashley@tangifamilies.com. Traditional KidCam Summer Camps Ages: 3-13Days/Times: Monday through Friday, 9 am(…)

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Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival 2016 – Info for Families

Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival 2016 – Info for Families

2016 Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival Friday, April 8 – Sunday, April 10, 2016Official 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: 12 noon – 10:30 pm  (Music, Beer, & all Food booths open at 5 pm)Saturday: 9 am -(…)

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