Fundraisers

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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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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2nd Annual “Very Special Miss Louisiana” for Young Ladies with Special Needs

TARC of Hammond is sponsoring the second “Very Special Miss Louisiana” pageant on Dec. 5-6, 2015 at the Crowne Plaza Executive Center in Baton Rouge  (4728 Constitution Avenue Baton Rouge, LA 70808). The event will serve as a fundraiser for TARC. The pageant is only open to young ladies ages 0 months to 23 years with an intellectual disability,(…)

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Kid’s Clothes/Toys Resale Event in Hammond – Piper’s Closet!

The Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center is hosting its second annual Piper’s Closet Children’s Resale Event on July 30 – August 2, 2015 in Hammond. Tell your friends about this one – you don’t want to miss such a great event so close to home. You can sign up as a consignor to make up to(…)

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Harmonies for Heros – Music Concert to Support Our Troops

On May 16-17, come out to Hammond and enjoy music and support our heroes at the H4H festival! A FUN WAY TO SUPPORT OUR TROOPS AND OUR COMMUNITY! Times: Saturday, May 16 from 11 am – 11 pm and Sunday, May 17 from 11 am – 6 pm Cost: $10 donation – which goes directly(…)

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Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival 2015 – Info for Families

Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival 2015 – Info for Families

2015 Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival Friday, April 10 – Sunday, April 12, 2015Official 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 (Family Night): 12 noon – 10 pm  (Music, Beer, & all Food booths open at 5:30 pm)Saturday: 9(…)

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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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Reindeer Run

              The 2nd Annual Reindeer Run for Restoration House will be Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014 at Memorial Park in Ponchatoula. This is a family-oriented and Christmas themed race. All proceeds benefit Restoration Pregnancy Resource Center of Hammond.  family friendly and fun Community event at Memorial Park in Ponchatoula. This race will feature(…)

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Relay for Life of South Tangipahoa

Relay for Life of South Tangipahoa will be held on Saturday, November 1, 2014 from 10am – 6 pm at North Oak Park in Hammond. Visit the event page for more information on participating. This event is very family friendly. At the start of the Relay, cancer survivors make the first lap (at the opening ceremony at 10 am).(…)

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