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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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Easter Weekend Events – 2015

Easter Weekend Events – 2015

Easter Bonnet Stroll in Ponchatoula Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 9:30 amMeet in downtown Ponchatoula in your best Easter bonnet – be creative and make your own! Ladies of all ages are welcome to stroll down the street of downtown Ponchatoula in their creations. Decorate your Easter Bonnet however you wish and join the stroll.(…)

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Trade Days & Arts-Craft Fair

Have you been to beautiful downtown Ponchatoula lately? Here is a perfect opportunity! Trade Days is a three-day outdoor festival with antiques, collectibles, fine arts, craft booths, foods, and children’s activities. Admission is free and the event runs from Friday, March 6 –  Sunday, Mar. 8 from 9am – 5 pm each day. This three day(…)

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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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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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Annie, Jr.

Holy Ghost Catholic School Spirit of the Stage’s production of “Annie Jr.” will hold two performances at 7 pm on March 5 & 6 at the Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts. Buy your tickets before they sell out – the Columbia Theatre Box Office is open between 11 am and 4 pm weekdays, or(…)

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RECYCLE YOUR CHRISTMAS TREE

RECYCLE YOUR CHRISTMAS TREE

RECYCLE YOUR CHRISTMAS TREE to help wetland restoration efforts in the Pass Manchac area (This list will be updated as more information becomes available): DROP OFF LOCATIONS: 1) Hammond Maintenance Facility Address: 18104 Hwy. 190 in Hammond (next to Piggly Wiggly Super Market) Hours: 7 am – 3:30 pm Mon-Fri, starting Dec. 26 through the(…)

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LOCAL TOY DRIVES – HOW TO DONATE

LOCAL TOY DRIVES – HOW TO DONATE

  Here is the info I have collected so far on local places to donate new toys for Christmas gifts for kids in need. Please comment to add to this list. – House of Serenity Homeless Shelter in Ponchatoula is collecting new toys, as well as monetary donations to purchase toys, until next Wed., Dec(…)

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