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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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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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