2017 Events Calendar

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January
 

Live Music On The Patio
(Every Wed., Thurs., Fri. & Sat. Night)
La Carreta Hammond, 108 NW Railroad Ave., Hammond, LA - 985-419-9990 & La Carreta Ponchatoula, 147 NW Railroad Ave., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 985-370-0930 www.carretarestaurant.com

6: Gospel Music Fest
(First Friday of each Month)
13101 Hwy. 442 W., Tickfaw, LA 70466 - Doors Open at 5:30pm & Singing Begins at 6:30pm - Barbara Vaughn 985-974-0507
www.mvmgoodnews.com

19-Feb.10: Dept. of Performing Arts Faculty Exhibition
January 19th - February 10, 2017 5pm - 7pm

SLU Contemporary Art Gallery, 100 E. Stadium, Hammond, LA - Dale Newkirk 985-549-5080 http://southeastern.edu/acad_reserach/depts/vis_art/gallery/

20-21: Very Special Miss Louisiana Pageant
Meet & Greet Party held on Friday at The Mezzanine, Hammond, LA - Pageant held at Oak Tree Church on Saturday, Hammond, LA - Pageant Director Robin Abrams 985-507-1985 or Charlotte Lyons for Sponsorship 985-320-7889
www.veryspecialmisslouisiana.com

21: Clausen Racing Swap Meets
Clausen Racing, 55351 Hwy 51N, Independence, LA 70443 - 8am - 2pm - Floyd Clausen 985-878-6982
www.clausenracing.net

26: Aeolus String Quartet
Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts, 220 E. Thomas St., Hammond, LA 70401 - 7:30pm 985-543-4366
www.columbiatheatre.org

28: The Italian Festival Ball
Our Lady Of Pompeii Catholic Church Hall, Tickfaw, LA 70422 - 7pm - 11pm - Raven Johnson 225-252-2231
www.theitalianfestivalorg.com

February

 

Live Music On The Patio
(Every Wed., Thurs., Fri. & Sat. Night)
La Carreta Hammond, 108 NW Railroad Ave., Hammond, LA - 985-419-9990 & La Carreta Ponchatoula, 147 NW Railroad Ave., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 985-370-0930 http://www.carretarestaurant.com/

3: Gospel Music Fest
(First Friday of each Month)
13101 Hwy. 442 W., Tickfaw, LA 70466 - Doors Open at 5:30pm & Singing Begins at 6:30pm - Barbara Vaughn 985-974-0507 http://www.mvmgoodnews.com/

4: 31st Annual Krewe of Omega Ball
Le Fleur de Lis, Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 7pm - John Guzzardo 985-345-7467 http://www.kreweofomega.org/

4: Gnarly Gras Can Release Party
Gnarley Barley Brewing, 1709 Corbin Rd., Hammond, LA 70403 - 12pm - 5pm - 985-264-9179
http://gnarlybeer.com/ 

10: Art of the Cocktail
Hammond Regional Art Center, Hammond, LA 70401 - 6pm - 8pm - Tara Bennett 985-542-7113
www.hammondarts.org

10: Stephanie Jordan Tribute to Lena Horne
Amite High Theatre, Amite, LA 70422 - 7pm - Amite City Hall 985-748-8761
https://www.facebook.com/amiteartscouncil/?hc_ref=SEARCH&fref=nf      

11: NOLM Food Pantry Round-Up Event
11291 Hwy 40 W., Independence, LA 70443 - 9am - 11am - Newness of Life Ministries 985-500-4813 

16-18: Kentwood Celebrates Mardi Gras
Temple Chapel Baptist Church, Kentwood, LA 70444 - Fair held Thur. - Sat. & Sat. Parade begins at 12pm - Evelyn Williams 985-229-3451 
www.discoverkentwood.com   

17: 31st Annual Krewe of Omega Parade
Hammond, LA - 6:30pm - Joyce Smith 985-345-3442 www.kreweofomega.org

17: Aquila Theatre: Murder On The Nile
Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts, 220 E. Thomas St., Hammond, LA 70401 - 7:30pm 985-543-4366 http://www.columbiatheatre.org/

18: February Fun Fever
Juliana's Wedding & Event Center, Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - Ponchatoula Chamber of Commerce 985-386-2536
http://www.ponchatoulachamber.com/  

18: Rock ‘N Roar
Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, LA - 9am - 12pm Julie Perise 985-549-2150 http://www.southeastern.edu/alumni_donors/alumni_assoc/involved/rock_roar/

18-19: Clausen Racing Swap Meets
Clausen Racing, 55351 Hwy 51N, Independence, LA 70443 - 8am - 2pm - Floyd Clausen 985-878-6982 http://www.clausenracing.net/

23-Mar.14: Juried Visual Arts Design Student Exhibition
Reception: February 23, 2017 5pm - 7pm

SLU Contemporary Art Gallery, 100 E. Stadium, Hammond, LA - Dale Newkirk 985-549-5080 http://southeastern.edu/acad_reserach/depts/vis_art/gallery/ 

27-Mar. 4: Marsh Madness
Allstate Sugar Bowl/LHSAA Girl's Basketball Tournament
Southeastern Louisiana University Center, Hammond, LA 70401
800-542-7520 http://www.lhsaa.org/sports/sports-directory/winter/basketball-girls

28: Mardi Gras Celebration
Louisiana Children's Discovery Center, 113 N Cypress, Hammond, LA 70401 - 10am - 4pm - Lindsey Wallette-Osbourne 985-340-9150 http://www.lcdcofhammond.org/


March


Live Music On The Patio
(Every Wed., Thurs., Fri. & Sat. Night)
La Carreta Hammond, 108 NW Railroad Ave., Hammond, LA - 985-419-9990 & La Carreta Ponchatoula, 147 NW Railroad Ave., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 985-370-0930 www.carretarestaurant.com

3: Gospel Music Fest
(First Friday of each Month)
13101 Hwy. 442 W., Tickfaw, LA 70466 - Doors Open at 5:30pm & Singing Begins at 6:30pm - Barbara Vaughn 985-974-0507 www.mvmgoodnews.com

3-5: Antique Trade Days
Commuter Parking Lot, SE Railroad Ave., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - Fri. - Sun. 9am - 5pm - Ponchatoula Chamber of Commerce 985-386-2536 www.ponchatoulachamber.com

4: Krewe of Erin St. Patrick's Day Parade
Pine St., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 10:30am - Myra March 985-507-7823
www.facebook.com/Krewe-of-Erin-284807702331/?hc_ref=SEARCH&fref=nf

4: Model & Toy Train Show
First Baptist Church Gymnasium, 325 E. Pine St., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 9am - 3pm - Sheila Osburn 985-626-1768        www.tca-louisianachapter.org

6: Harlem Globetrotters Visit University Center
University Center, Hammond, LA - 7pm - Southeastern Louisiana University Athletics Ticket Office - 985-549-5466 www.lionsports.net

8-9: TARC Radiothon
Northshore Broadcasting, Hammond, LA - 8am - 6pm - Charlotte Lyons 985-320-7889
www.tarc-hammond.com/radiothon 

9: Agritourism Safety Management Workshop
Heather's Farm, 31458 Hwy. 43, Albany, LA 70711 - 8:30am - 3:30pm -Call Tangi Tourism for more Information (800) 542-7520 - Register by Feb. 28, 2017 at: www.lsuagrialbany.eventbrite.com or visit www.lsuagcenter.com/agritourism

10-12: Independence Sicilian Heritage Festival
312 E. Railroad Ave., Independence, LA 70443 - Fri. 5pm - 11pm - Sat. 10am - 11pm and Sun. 11am - 6pm - Robin Abrams 985-507-1985 www.indysicilianfest.com

10-12: Vintage Market Days
Florida Parishes Arena, 1301 NW Central Ave., Amite, LA 70422 Fri. - Sat. 10am - 5pm & Sun. 10am - 4pm - 985-748-5914 www.vintagemarketdays.com/Market/se-louisiana/home

11: Saturday Night Alive
Downtown Amite, LA 70422 - 6pm - 10pm - Amite Chamber of Commerce 985-748-5537
www.amitechamber.org

11: Shamrock Run 2017
Friendship Circle on Southeastern Louisiana University's Campus, Hammond, LA Charlotte Lyons 985-320-7889  www.hammondrotary.com/shamrock-run

12: Chef's Evening
Southeastern Louisiana University, Student Union Ballroom, Hammond, LA 5:30pm - 8pm - Malayne Sharp 985-549-2239 www.southeastern.edu/chefsevening

17-19: Amite Oyster Festival
Downtown Amite, LA 70422 - Fri. 3pm - Midnight, Sat. 10am - 11pm & Sunday 12pm - 6pm - Carol Brooke 800-617-4501
www.amiteoysterfestival.com

18: Voices for Children Flag Football Tournament
Chappapeela Sports Park, 19325 Hipark Blvd., Hammond, LA 70403 - 8am - Ginger Cangelosi 985-902-9583 www.childadv.net

23: Women Mean Business
Southeastern Louisiana University Student Union Ballroom, Hammond, LA 9am - 3pm - Sandy Summers 985-549-3831 www.tangipw.org/wmb

24-25: Hammond BBQ Challenge
Downtown Hammond, LA - Fri. 3pm - 10pm & Sat. 9am - 6pm
Eric Phares 985-969-8172 www.hammondbbq.com

24-25: Blues & BBQ Craft Show
Downtown, Hammond, LA - 9am - 6pm - Amber Narro 985-320-5500 

25: Eisenhower Dance
Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts, 220 E. Thomas St., Hammond, LA 70401 - 7:30pm 985-543-4366 www.columbiatheatre.org

31: Dept. of Louisiana Annual Golf Scramble Tournament
Oak Knoll Country Club, Hammond, LA 70401 - 8:00am - Paul Hermann 504-784-0525 Golf Tournament forms

31-April 1: South Louisiana Truck & Tractor Pull
Held behind Star Equipment, 42254 E I-55 Service Rd., Hammond, LA 70403 - Charlie Ciolino 985-974-0603       www.usapullers.com

April

Tangipahoa Parish Library - Events You Don't Want To Miss!
Branch locations: Amite, Hammond, Kentwood, Loranger, Independence, Ponchatoula, LA
For More Information Contact: 985-748-7559
Website: www.tangilibrary.com
Calendar of Events Link: http://tangilibrary.evanced.info/eventcalendar.asp?libnum=999

1,8,15,22&29: Liuzza Land Public Day
Liuzza Land, 56457 Holden Circle, Amite, LA 70422 - 12pm - 4pm - Hollie Henderson 985-981-5788 www.liuzzaland.com

Live Music On The Patio
(Every Wed., Thurs., Fri. & Sat. Night)
La Carreta Hammond, 108 NW Railroad Ave., Hammond, LA - 985-419-9990 & La Carreta Ponchatoula, 147 NW Railroad Ave., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 985-370-0930 www.carretarestaurant.com

1: Bright Side Can Release Party
Gnarley Barley Brewing, 1709 Corbin Rd., Hammond, LA 70403 - 12pm - 5pm - 985-318-0723
http://gnarlybeer.com

1: South Louisiana Truck & Tractor Pull
Held behind Star Equipment, 42254 E I-55 Service Rd., Hammond, LA 70403 - Charlie Ciolino 985-974-0603 www.usapullers.com

2: Jazz Brunch
The Event Center LaMaison Celebrazione, 1904 Nashville Ave., Hammond, LA 70401 - 11:30am - 2:30pm Lauren Williams 985-340-9150 www.lcdcofhammond.org

7: Gospel Music Fest
(First Friday of each Month)
13101 Hwy. 442 W., Tickfaw, LA 70466 - Doors Open at 5:30pm & Singing Begins at 6:30pm - Barbara Vaughn 985-974-0507 www.mvmgoodnews.com

7-9: Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival
Memorial Park, 301 N. 6th St., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 800-917-7045 www.lastrawberryfestival.com

8: Easter Eggstravaganza
Hammond Square Mall, 411 Palace Dr., Hammond, LA 70403 - 10am -12pm - Charlotte Lyons 985-320-7889 www.hammond-square.com

13-May 13: Spring 2017 Senior Exhibition
Department of Fine & Performing Arts

SLU Contemporary Art Gallery, 100 E. Stadium, Hammond, LA -Opening Reception April 13, 2017 from 5pm -7:30pm - Dale Newkirk 985-549-5080 www.facebook.com/SLU-Contemporary-Art-Gallery-148049665231378/  

15: Easter Bonnet Gala
Fleur de Lis, Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 11am - 2pm - Myra March 985-507-7823

21: Hammond Regional Arts Center Membership Gala
Hammond Regional Art Center, 217 E. Thomas St., Hammond, LA - 6pm - 8pm -Tara Bennett 985-542-7113
- www.hammondarts.org  

22: Great Gatsby Gala
Richard Murphy Hospice Foundation
Southeastern Louisiana University, Student Union Ballroom, Hammond, LA 7pm - 12pm - Patricia Westmoreland 985-320-1472 www.richardmurphyhospice.com

22: The Italian Festival Spaghetti Cook-Off
Italian Festival Grounds, Tickfaw, LA 70466 - Heather Coslan 985-687-4975 www.theitlianfestivalorg.com

28-30: The Italian Festival
Italian Festival Grounds, Tickfaw, LA 70466 - Friday 6pm - 11pm, Saturday 11:30am - 11pm & Sunday 11am - 6pm - Andrew Truxillo 985-634-0597 www.theitalianfestivalorg.com

29: The Boy Who Cried Wolf
Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts, 220 E. Thomas St., Hammond, LA 70401 - 7pm 985-543-4366 www.columbiatheatre.org

29: The Italian Festival Parade
Italian Festival Grounds, Tickfaw, LA 70466 - 10am - Toni Jean Catalano 985-351-5544 www.theitlianfestivalorg.com

May

Tangipahoa Parish Library - Events You Don't Want To Miss!
Branch locations: Amite, Hammond, Kentwood, Loranger, Independence, Ponchatoula, LA
For More Information Contact: 985-748-7559
Website: www.tangilibrary.com
Calendar of Events Link: http://tangilibrary.evanced.info/eventcalendar.asp?libnum=999

Live Music On The Patio
(Every Wed., Thurs., Fri. & Sat. Night)
La Carreta Hammond, 108 NW Railroad Ave., Hammond, LA - 985-419-9990 & La Carreta Ponchatoula, 147 NW Railroad Ave., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 985-370-0930 www.carretarestaurant.com

5: Cinco de Mayo Celebration
Adobe Cantina & Salsa, 1905 W Thomas St., Hammond, LA 70401 - 11am - 10pm 985-419-0027 www.carretarestaurant.com/adobe/

5: Cinco de Mayo Celebration
La Carreta Hammond, 108 NW Railroad Ave., Hammond, LA - 11am - 10:30pm - 985-419-9990 - & La Carreta Ponchatoula, 147 NW Railroad Ave., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 11am - 10:30pm - 985-370-0930 www.carretarestaurant.com

5: Gospel Music Fest
(First Friday of each Month)
13101 Hwy. 442 W., Tickfaw, LA 70466 - Doors Open at 5:30pm & Singing Begins at 6:30pm - Barbara Vaughn 985-974-0507 www.mvmgoodnews.com

13: Gnarley Fest 3 Year Anniversary Party
Gnarley Barley Brewing, 1709 Corbin Rd., Hammond, LA 70403 - 12pm - 7pm - 985-318-0723 http://gnarlybeer.com

20: 3rd Annual Riff Ridgel Crawfish Cook-Off
Tickfaw Festival Grounds, Tickfaw, LA 70466 -800-542-7520 www.riffridgelcrawfishcookoff.com

26-27: Swamp Pop Music Festival
Hidden Oaks Family Campground, 21544 Hwy 190E, Hammond, LA 70401- Fri. evening & Sat. 11am - 11pm - 985-345-9244 www.hiddenoaksfamilycampground.com

June

Tangipahoa Parish Library - Events You Don't Want To Miss!
Branch locations: Amite, Hammond, Kentwood, Loranger, Independence, Ponchatoula, LA
For More Information Contact: 985-748-7559
Website: www.tangilibrary.com
Calendar of Events Link: http://tangilibrary.evanced.info/eventcalendar.asp?libnum=999
 
Live Music On The Patio
(Every Wed., Thurs., Fri. & Sat. Night)
La Carreta Hammond, 108 NW Railroad Ave., Hammond, LA - 985-419-9990 & La Carreta Ponchatoula, 147 NW Railroad Ave., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 985-370-0930 www.carretarestaurant.com

2: Gospel Music Fest
(First Friday of each Month)
13101 Hwy. 442 W., Tickfaw, LA 70466 - Doors Open at 5:30pm & Singing Begins at 6:30pm - Barbara Vaughn 985-974-0507 www.mvmgoodnews.com

3: Ponchatoula Citywide Yard-Sale
Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 8am -Till - Ponchatoula Chamber of Commerce 985-386-2536 www.ponchatoulachamber.com

5-9&26-30: Liuzza Land Summer Camp
Liuzza Land, 56457 Holden Circle, Amite, LA 70422 - 9am - 4pm - Hollie Henderson 985-981-5788 www.liuzzaland.com

13: Brown Bag Luncheon
Rotary Hut, Memorial Park, Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 12pm - Ponchatoula Chamber of Commerce 985-386-2536 www.ponchatoulachamber.com

13-16: Louisiana Children's Discovery Center
Volunteer Camp
Louisiana Children's Discovery Center, 113 N. Cypress St., Hammond, LA 70401 - 1:30pm - 4:30pm - Carolyn Schwebel 985-340-9150 www.lcdcofhammond.org

16-17: Tangipahoa Parish Pro Rodeo
Florida Parishes Arena, 1301 NW Central Ave., Amite, LA 70422 - Rockin S Rodeo Productions 225-719-3911 or Florida Parishes Arena 985-748-5914 www.floridaparishesarena.com

July

Tangipahoa Parish Library - Events You Don't Want To Miss!
Branch locations: Amite, Hammond, Kentwood, Loranger, Independence, Ponchatoula, LA
For More Information Contact: 985-748-7559
Website: www.tangilibrary.com
Calendar of Events Link: http://tangilibrary.evanced.info/eventcalendar.asp?libnum=999  

1: Liuzza Land Fourth of July Concert & Fireworks
Liuzza Land, 56457 Holden Circle, Amite, LA 70422 - Hollie Henderson 985-981-5788
www.liuzzaland.com

Live Music On The Patio
(Every Wed., Thurs., Fri. & Sat. Night)
La Carreta Hammond, 108 NW Railroad Ave., Hammond, LA - 985-419-9990 & La Carreta Ponchatoula, 147 NW Railroad Ave., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 985-370-0930 www.carretarestaurant.com

7: Gospel Music Fest
(First Friday of each Month)
13101 Hwy. 442 W., Tickfaw, LA 70466 - Doors Open at 5:30pm & Singing Begins at 6:30pm - Barbara Vaughn 985-974-0507 www.mvmgoodnews.com

18: Brown Bag Luncheon
Rotary Hut, Memorial Park, Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 12pm - Ponchatoula Chamber of Commerce 985-386-2536 www.ponchatoulachamber.com

22: Christmas in July
Downtown Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 10am - 5pm - Ponchatoula Chamber of Commerce 985-386-2536 www.ponchatoulachamber.com

22: 2017 Toast of Tangi
Knights of Columbus Hall, Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 6:30pm - For more information visitor there website at www.ponchatoulajaycees.org/toast-of-tangi
 

August

Tangipahoa Parish Library - Events You Don't Want To Miss!
Branch locations: Amite, Hammond, Kentwood, Loranger, Independence, Ponchatoula, LA
For More Information Contact: 985-748-7559
Website: www.tangilibrary.com
Calendar of Events Link: http://tangilibrary.evanced.info/eventcalendar.asp?libnum=999
 
TBA: Hot August Night
Downtown Hammond, LA - 6pm -10pm - Hammond Downtown Development District 985-277-5681 www.dddhammond.com

Live Music On The Patio
(Every Wed., Thurs., Fri. & Sat. Night)
La Carreta Hammond, 108 NW Railroad Ave., Hammond, LA - 985-419-9990 & La Carreta Ponchatoula, 147 NW Railroad Ave., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 985-370-0930 www.carretarestaurant.com

4: Gospel Music Fest
(First Friday of each Month)
13101 Hwy. 442 W., Tickfaw, LA 70466 - Doors Open at 5:30pm & Singing Begins at 6:30pm - Barbara Vaughn 985-974-0507 www.mvmgoodnews.com

15: Brown Bag Luncheon
Rotary Hut, Memorial Park, Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 12pm - Ponchatoula Chamber of Commerce 985-386-2536 www.ponchatoulachamber.com

September

Tangipahoa Parish Library - Events You Don't Want To Miss!
Branch locations: Amite, Hammond, Kentwood, Loranger, Independence, Ponchatoula, LA
For More Information Contact: 985-748-7559
Website: www.tangilibrary.com
Calendar of Events Link: http://tangilibrary.evanced.info/eventcalendar.asp?libnum=999  

Live Music On The Patio
(Every Wed., Thurs., Fri. & Sat. Night)

La Carreta Hammond, 108 NW Railroad Ave., Hammond, LA - 985-419-9990 & La Carreta Ponchatoula, 147 NW Railroad Ave., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 985-370-0930 http://www.carretarestaurant.com/

1: Gospel Music Fest
(First Friday of each Month)
13101 Hwy. 442 W., Tickfaw, LA 70466 - Doors Open at 5:30pm & Singing Begins at 6:30pm - Barbara Vaughn 985-974-0507 http://www.mvmgoodnews.com/

16: Art & Wine Stroll
Downtown Ponchatoula, Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 5pm - 8pm - Ponchatoula Chamber of Commerce 985-386-2536 http://www.ponchatoulachamber.com/

16: Hammond Kiwanis Club Tour De Tangipahoa
SLU Campus (Cooke Field), Hammond, LA - 6am - 2pm - Judy Couvillion 985-345-8127 http://www.hammondkiwanis.org/

16: Pollination Celebration
LSU Ag Center Hammond Research Station, 21549 Old Covington Hwy, Hammond, LA 70403 - 9am - 3pm - 800-617-4508 http://www.lsuagcenter.com/

29-30: 7th Annual TPSO Mounted Division Rodeo
Florida Parishes Arena, 1301 NW Central Ave., Amite, LA 70422 - Florida Parishes Arena 985-748-5914
www.fparena.com  

30-Oct. 1: Heather's Pumpkin Patch
11215 Lee's Ln., Hammond, LA 70401 - 225-567-3493
http://www.thfarms.com/  

29-Oct. 1: Ponchatoula Fall Festival
Memorial Park, Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - Friday 4pm-10pm - Saturday 11am -10pm & Sunday 11am - 5pm - Bill Poland 713-724-8858
http://ponchatoulakiwanis.com/ 

 

October

Tangipahoa Parish Library - Events You Don't Want To Miss!
Branch locations: Amite, Hammond, Kentwood, Loranger, Independence, Ponchatoula, LA
For More Information Contact: 985-748-7559
Website: www.tangilibrary.com
Calendar of Events Link: http://tangilibrary.evanced.info/eventcalendar.asp?libnum=999  

TBA: Bon Appetit
Amite, LA 70422 - Amite City Chamber of Commerce 985-748-5537  http://www.amitechamber.org/ 

Live Music On The Patio
(Every Wed., Thurs., Fri. & Sat. Night)
La Carreta Hammond, 108 NW Railroad Ave., Hammond, LA - 985-419-9990 & La Carreta Ponchatoula, 147 NW Railroad Ave., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 985-370-0930 http://www.carretarestaurant.com/

1,7-8,14-15,21-22&28-29: Heather's Pumpkin Patch
11215 Lee's Ln., Hammond, LA 70401-
225-567-3493 http://www.thfarms.com/

4-8: Tangipahoa Parish Fair
Florida Parishes Arena, 1301 NW Central Ave., Amite, LA 70422, Amite, LA 70422 - Heather Howell 800-617-4501 http://www.tangipahoaparishfair.org/

4-Nov. 9: 9th Annual Oktoberfest at Middendorf's
Middendorf's , Off Interstate-55, Exit 15, 75 Manchac Way, Akers, LA 70421 - 10:30am - 9pm - Christie Gardiner 985-386-6666
www.middendorfsrestaurant.com 

6: Gospel Music Fest
(First Friday of each Month)
13101 Hwy. 442 W., Tickfaw, LA 70466 - Doors Open at 5:30pm & Singing Begins at 6:30pm - Barbara Vaughn 985-974-0507 http://www.mvmgoodnews.com/

7,14,21&28: Liuzza Land Fall Public Day
Liuzza Land, 56457 Holden Circle, Amite, LA 70422 - 12pm - 6pm - Hollie Henderson 985-981-5788 http://www.liuzzaland.com/

10: Ponchatoula Business & Professional Expo
Le Fleur de Lis, Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 6pm - 8pm - Ponchatoula Chamber of Commerce 985-386-2536 http://www.ponchatoulachamber.com/

14: Fall Jazz & Blues Festival
Avenue F, Kentwood, LA 70444 - 12pm - 9pm - Irma T. Gordon 985-229-3451 www.discoverkentwood.com

20-22: Vintage Market Days
Florida Parishes Arena, 1301 NW Central Ave., Amite, LA 70422 Fri. - Sat. 10am - 5pm & Sun. 10am - 4pm - 985-748-5914 www.vintagemarketdays.com/Market/se-louisiana/home

21-22: Old Farmers Day & Horse & Mule Pulling Contest
56136 Loranger Rd., Loranger, LA 70446 - 9am - 4pm - Barbara Brunett 985-878-2360 http://www.oldfarmersday.com/

28: 6th Annual Hot Wing Cook-Off Challenge
Memorial Park, 301 N. 6th St., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 4pm-7pm
Jodie W. Rohner 985-634-0590 http://www.tangicrimestoppers.com/events

28: 7th Annual Light the Night Heroes vs. Villains
1Mile Fun Run & 5K

Memorial Park, 301 N. 6th St., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 4pm-7pm
Jodie W. Rohner 985-634-0590 http://www.tangicrimestoppers.com/events

28: 9th Annual Tangipahoa & St. Helena Night Out Against Crime
Memorial Park, 301 N. 6th St., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 4pm-7pm
Jodie W. Rohner 985-634-0590 www.tangicrimestoppers.com/events

November

Tangipahoa Parish Library - Events You Don't Want To Miss!
Branch locations: Amite, Hammond, Kentwood, Loranger, Independence, Ponchatoula, LA
For More Information Contact: 985-748-7559
Website: www.tangilibrary.com
Calendar of Events Link: http://tangilibrary.evanced.info/eventcalendar.asp?libnum=999  

TBA: Starry November Night
Downtown Hammond, LA - 6pm -10pm - Hammond Downtown Development District 985-277-5681 www.dddhammond.com 

Live Music On The Patio
(Every Wed., Thurs., Fri. & Sat. Night)
La Carreta Hammond, 108 NW Railroad Ave., Hammond, LA - 985-419-9990 & La Carreta Ponchatoula, 147 NW Railroad Ave., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 985-370-0930 www.carretarestaurant.com

3: Gospel Music Fest
(First Friday of each Month)
13101 Hwy. 442 W., Tickfaw, LA 70466 - Doors Open at 5:30pm & Singing Begins at 6:30pm - Barbara Vaughn 985-974-0507 www.mvmgoodnews.com

3-4: Fall Swamp Pop Music Festival
Hidden Oaks Family Campground, 21544 Hwy 190E, Hammond, LA 70401- Fri. evening & Sat. 11am - 11pm - 985-345-9244 www.hiddenoaksfamilycampground.com

3-5: Antique Trade Days
Commuter Parking Lot, SE Railroad Ave., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - Fri. - Sun. 9am - 5pm - Ponchatoula Chamber of Commerce 985-386-2536 www.ponchatoulachamber.com

4-5: Heather's Pumpkin Patch
11215 Lee's Ln., Hammond, LA 70401 - 225-567-3493 - www.thfarms.com

4: Community Day 15 Mile Yard Sale
HWY 445/Husser, HWY 10/Wilmer & Friendship Church Road - 7am - 1pm - Renee Vernon 985-981-0766

4: Model & Toy Train Show
First Baptist Church Gymnasium, 325 E Pine St., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 9am - 3pm - Sheila Osburn 985-626-1768 www.tca-louisianachapter.org

4-5,11-12,18-19&24-26: Louisiana Renaissance Festival
Louisiana Renaissance Festival Grounds, 46468 River Rd., Hammond, LA 70401 - 9:45am - 5pm - 985-429-9992 www.RenFest.net

11: Liuzza Land Pioneer Day
Liuzza Land, 56457 Holden Circle, Amite, LA 70422 - Hollie Henderson 985-981-5788 www.liuzzaland.com

18-19: Camp Moore Living History Encampment
Camp Moore Confederate Museum, 70640 Camp Moore Rd., Tangipahoa, LA - 9am - 4pm Kevin Miller 985-229-2438 www.campmoorela.com

25: Shop Small Saturday
Historic Downtown Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 10am - 5pm - Ponchatoula Chamber of Commerce 985-386-2536 www.ponchatoulachamber.com

25-26: Clausen Racing Swap Meets
Clausen Racing, 55351 Hwy 51N, Independence, LA 70443- 8am - 2pm - Floyd Clausen 985-878-6982 www.clausenracing.net

 

 December

Tangipahoa Parish Library - Events You Don't Want To Miss!
Branch locations: Amite, Hammond, Kentwood, Loranger, Independence, Ponchatoula, LA
For More Information Contact: 985-748-7559
Website: www.tangilibrary.com
Calendar of Events Link: http://tangilibrary.evanced.info/eventcalendar.asp?libnum=999  

Live Music On The Patio
(Every Wed., Thurs., Fri. & Sat. Night)
La Carreta Hammond, 108 NW Railroad Ave., Hammond, LA - 985-419-9990 & La Carreta Ponchatoula, 147 NW Railroad Ave., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 985-370-0930 www.carretarestaurant.com  

1: Ponchatoula Christmas Lighting
Downtown Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 6pm - 8pm - Ponchatoula Chamber of Commerce 985-386-2536 www.ponchatoulachamber.com

TBA: Christmas on Main Street
Avenue F (Main St.), Kentwood, LA 70444 - 5pm - 8pm - Irma Clines 985-229-4038 www.discoverkentwood.com

2: Gospel Music Fest
(First Friday of each Month)
13101 Hwy. 442 W., Tickfaw, LA 70466 - Doors Open at 5:30pm & Singing Begins at 6:30pm - Barbara Vaughn 985-974-0507 www.mvmgoodnews.com

2-3 & 9-10: Louisiana Renaissance Festival
Louisiana Renaissance Festival Grounds, 46468 River Rd., Hammond, LA 70401 - 9:45am - 5pm - 985-429-9992 www.RenFest.net

9: Ponchatoula Christmas Parade
Downtown Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 5pm - Ponchatoula Chamber of Commerce 985-386-2536 www.ponchatoulachamber.com



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