2017 Events Calendar

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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

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

5: Lion Up Launch Party
Gnarly Barley Brewing, 1709 Corbin Rd., Hammond, LA - 12pm - 5pm - 985-318-0723 www.gnarlybeer.com

12: Rockin Willys Bar & Grill - Presents: Colt Ford
Live Entertainment, 140 N Baronne St., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 10pm - 985-467-1400
www.rockinwillys.com

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

19: Rockin Willys Bar & Grill - Presents: Wayne Toups
Live Entertainment, 140 N Baronne St., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 10pm - 985-467-1400
www.rockinwillys.com

25: Hot August Night
Downtown Hammond, LA - 6pm -10pm - Hammond Downtown Development District 985-277-5681 www.dddhammond.com 

30-Sept. 30: Photography by Gus Bennett Jr. &
A Different Kind of Truth by Michael Alford

SLU Contemporary Art Gallery, 100 East Stadium, Hammond, LA - Aug. 30 Opening Reception 5pm - 7pm - Dale Newkirk 985-549-2211

 

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/

9:Jake & The Oldies Featuring Jerry Fruge'
Ponchatoula Recreation Park Events Building - 4pm-6pm - Jake Drude 985-974-1100

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

22: Rockin Willys Bar & Grill - Presents: Jamie Bergeron & The Kickin Cajuns
Live Entertainment, 140 N Baronne St., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 10pm - 985-467-1400
www.rockinwillys.com

29: Brews Arts Festival
Downtown Hammond, North Cypress St., Hammond, LA - 5pm-9pm - Hammond Regional Arts Center Tara Bennett 985-542-7113 www.hammondarts.org

29: 2017 Florida Parishes Trivia Night
Registration Deadline: September 20, 2017

Police Union Hall, 2014 Natchez St., Hammond, LA - Doors Open at 6pm & Trivia begins at 7pm - Special Olympics Louisiana 985-345-6644 www.laso.org

29-30: 7th Annual TPSO Pro Rodeo-Back the Blue!
Florida Parishes Arena, 1301 NW Central Ave., Amite, LA 70422 - Gate Opens 6pm and Showtime 7:30pm -  985-748-5914
www.fparena.com  

29-30: Rise Haunted House
10342 Hwy 42, Tickfaw, LA 70466 - Box Office opens at 7pm - 985-277-9666 www.risehauntedhouse.com  

30: Murder Mystery Masquerade Show
Le Fluer de Lis, 111 N. 6th St., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - Doors open at 6pm - 985-386-0710

30: Play It Safe
Cate Square Park, Downtown Hammond, LA - 10am - 1pm - Ashley Miller 985-230-6426 www.northoaks.org/safe

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: http://tangitourism.com//#mce_temp_url_1492021766974#
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/

1,7-8,14-15,21-22&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/

6,7,13,14,19,20,21,26,27,28,29&31: Rise Haunted House
10342 Hwy 42, Tickfaw, LA 70466 - Box Office opens at 7pm - 985-277-9666 www.risehauntedhouse.com

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
http://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

7-8:MS Bike Tour
Start/Finish Location : Hammond, LA to McComb, MS and back

http://main.nationalmssociety.org/site/TR/Bike/TXHBikeEvents?pg=entry&fr_id=29059

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/

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

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

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  

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

3-4: Rise Haunted House
10342 Hwy 42, Tickfaw, LA 70466 - Box Office opens at 7pm - 985-277-9666 www.risehauntedhouse.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

17: Rockin Willys Bar & Grill - Presents: TRACY BYRD
Live Entertainment, 140 N Baronne St., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 10pm - 985-467-1400
www.rockinwillys.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: A Starry Night
Downtown Hammond, LA - Hammond Downtown Development District 985-277-5682 www.dddhammond.com

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

2: PARD 1st Annual Arts & Craft Show
19030 Ponchatoula Park Dr., Ponchatoula, LA 70454 - 9am - 4pm
www.pard1.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

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