Spring

Tangi 4-H Parade / Family Fun Fest 1 Mile/ 5K Run

The 10th Annual Tangi 4-H Parade / Family Fun Fest 1 Mile/ 5K Run will be hosted at Chappapeela Sports Park in Hammond on Friday, May 1, starting at 3 pm. Pet Parade Registration: $20/Pet includes t-shirts (pre-register by April 17th). Registration after April 17th -$25/Pet + t-shirt is extra.Pet contest begins at 5:30 PM. Pet entry fee(…)

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Local Easter Egg Hunts and Easter Activities – 2015

Local Easter Egg Hunts and Easter Activities – 2015

    Hammond Square’s Easter Eggstravaganza Saturday, March 28 from 10 am – 1 pm Egg Hunt begins at 10:15 amFREE event is the largest Easter event ever at Hammond Square, featuring Carnival Games, a Video Game Truck, a Petting Zoo, Face Painting and of course, the Easter Egg Hunt.More info including event map and timeline available(…)

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Gala of the Royal Horses

Friday, March 13, 2015 - 7:30 pm at the SLU University Center in Hammond Enjoy the majesty of the worlds most beautiful horses in a spectacular show including dancers and musicians. Fun for the whole family. Tickets available at the University Center box office, www.etix.com, or charge by phone at 800-514-3849 For more information www.galaoftheroyalhorses.com

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Super Lion Saturday

On March 28, 2015, Southeastern Louisiana University presents a celebration of all things Southeastern Louisiana University Athletics.  5K Green & Gold Run beginning at 8:00 am. SLU Softball against Sam Houston State at 11:00 am Tailgate hosted by Gus O’Krepki at 12:00 pm The Annual Spring Football game at 1:00 pm SLU Lions baseball at 3:00 pm. Come out and enjoy a(…)

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Art in April

Come stroll Downtown Hammond and celebrate the culture and arts of Hammond. Award winning artists from throughout the region will join live music, photography, performance art and more. The Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center will have fun indoor and outdoor games for children.

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Strawberry Day in the Park

Strawberry Day in the Park on March 21, 2015 at Memorial Park in Ponchatoula: Fun filled day that includes a Strawberry Bake Off, Jambalaya Cook Off, and a Holey Board Tournament.

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Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival 2014 – Info for Families

Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival 2014 – Info for Families

2014 Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival Friday, April 11 – Sunday, April 13, 2014Official 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 of Operation: Friday (Family Night): 4 pm – 10 pmSaturday: 9 am – 11 pm (Don’t miss the(…)

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Pick Your Own Strawberries!

Pick Your Own Strawberries!

    Liuzza Produce Farm LiuzzaLand is open to the public every Saturday in April.Location: 56457 Holden Circle, Amite, LA 70422Cost of admission is $7 per personPhone: (985) 981-5788Website: www.liuzzaland.comFacebook Page Mrs. Heather’s Strawberry Patch Open everyday from 9 am – 5 pm until May 11Location:  31458 Hwy 43, Albany, LA 70711Cost: Families pick by the flat – cost is(…)

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Local Easter Egg Hunts and Easter Activities

Local Easter Egg Hunts and Easter Activities

    Bunny Photos at the Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center Saturday, April 19th, 2014The Easter Bunny will be making appearances from 11:00 – 11:30, 12:00 – 12:30, 1:00 – 1:30, 2:00 – 2:30, 3:00 – 3:30, and 4:00 – 4:30 at Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center in Hammond. Bring your own camera for photos with the(…)

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