2017 Calendar of Events

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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

14: The Louisiana Jubilee
(Second Saturday of each Month)
Lions Club Building, 750 E. Pine St., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 -6pm - L.D. Barringer 985-981-7777
www.thelouisianajubilee.org

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://www.southeastern.edu/acad_research/depts/vis_art/gallery/index.html

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
http://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
http://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 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

4: 31st Annual Krewe of Omega Ball
Le Fleur de Lis, Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 7pm - John Guzzardo 985-345-7467 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 - 6:30pm - 9:30pm - Tara Bennett 985-542-7113
http://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 www.columbiatheatre.org

18: February Fun Fever
Le Fleur De Lis, 111 N. 6th St., 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 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://www.southeastern.edu/acad_research/depts/vis_art/gallery/index.html

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
http://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        http://www.tca-louisianachapter.org/

6: Harlem Globetrotters Visit University Center
University Center, Hammond, LA - 7pm - Southeastern Louisiana University Athletics Ticket Office - 985-549-5466 http://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
http://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 http://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
http://www.amiteoysterfestival.com/

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

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: 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

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

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

29: Ponchatoula Jambalaya Cook-off
Memorial Park, Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - Michael Holley 504-784-2863 http://www.facebook.com/ponchyjambalayacookoff

 May

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 http://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

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

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 http://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 http://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

July

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 http://www.ponchatoulachamber.com/

22: Christmas in July
Downtown Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 10am - 5pm - Ponchatoula Chamber of Commerce 985-386-2536 http://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

TBA: Hot August Night
Downtown Hammond, LA - 6pm -10pm - Hammond Downtown Development District 985-277-5681 http://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 http://www.ponchatoulachamber.com/

September

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: 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

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 - Whitney Wallace 985-748-5462 www.lsuagcenter.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/

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

 

 

 

October

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

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

6-7: 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

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

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


TBA: Starry November Night
Downtown Hammond, LA - 6pm -10pm - Hammond Downtown Development District 985-277-5681 http://www.tangitourism.com/control/article_library/#mce_temp_url_1483543319018#

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 http://www.tangitourism.com/control/article_library/#mce_temp_url_1483543342908#

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 http://www.tangitourism.com/control/article_library/#mce_temp_url_1483543358225#

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 http://www.tangitourism.com/control/article_library/#mce_temp_url_1483543368465#

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 http://www.tangitourism.com/control/article_library/#mce_temp_url_1483543380255#

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 http://www.tangitourism.com/control/article_library/#mce_temp_url_1483543390034#

11: Liuzza Land Pioneer Day
Liuzza Land, 56457 Holden Circle, Amite, LA 70422 - Hollie Henderson 985-981-5788 http://www.tangitourism.com/control/article_library/#mce_temp_url_1483543399448#

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 http://www.tangitourism.com/control/article_library/#mce_temp_url_1483543447871#

25-26: Clausen Racing Swap Meets
Clausen Racing, 55351 Hwy 51N, Independence, LA 70443- 8am - 2pm - Floyd Clausen 985-878-6982 http://www.tangitourism.com/control/article_library/#mce_temp_url_1483543457891#

December

 

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

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

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