FRIDAY, September 29th, 2017
Storytime for All Ages. 10:30-11AM. Abita Springs Library.
Indy Teen Club. 4PM. Independence Library. Play games, create art, and enjoy complimentary snacks.
Ponchatoula Fall Festival. 4-10PM. Carnival games, live music, crafts, and more. For more information see their website.
Bingo. 6:30PM Abita Springs Town Hall. All ages welcome. Six and under need not play. Children 6-12 must play at least a 6/10 pack–$7.00. Children 13 and older must play at least 10/12 pack–$15.00.
Columbia Street Block Party. 6:30-9:30PM. Downtown Covington.
Saturday, September 30th, 2017
Covington Farmer’s Market. 8AM-noon. Field next to the Courthouse.
Camellia City Farmer’s Market. 8AM-Noon. 333 Erlanger, Slidell.
Mandeville Community Market. 9AM-1PM. Mandeville Trailhead.
Hammond Farmer’s Market. 9AM-3PM. Downtown Hammond.
Play it Safe. 10AM-1PM. Cate Square Park. This fun community event helps teach kids about staying safe in a fun enviroment. Demonstrations, face painting, snacks, and a touch a truck area. See the full schedule of activities right here.
Bogalusa Blues and Heritage Festival. 11AM-10PM. Cassidy Park. Tickets and schedule information available here.
Ponchatoula Fall Festival. 11AM-10PM. Carnival games, live music, crafts, and more. For more information see their website.
Runny Babbit’s Storytime. 11AM. Barnes and Noble. Runny Babbit Returns, a collection of 41 never-before-published poems and drawings by Shel Silverstein, features Runny and other woodland characters who speak a language all their own. Activities to follow.
Jazz on the Plaza. 11AM-12:30PM. Amite Library. The Reggie Sanders Trio will perform a variety of songs highlighting different instruments and famous jazz musicians who have played them. There will be complimentary iced Community Coffee, mini pastries, and fruit to enjoy while listening to the talents one of Tangipahoa’s most popular jazz combos.
Brightside Release Party. Noon-5PM. Gnarly Barley Brewery. Sweet Daddy BBQ will selling food. Music by Casey Saba.
Silly Saturday. 12:30PM. Amite Library. Family movies or games!
Family Wii. 1-2:30PM. Hammond Library.
Ponchatoula Wii Saturday. 1-2PM. Ponchatoula Library.
Mandeville Live: Witness. 6:30-8:30PM. Mandeville Trailhead. Blankets and chairs welcome. No outside food or drink please.
SUNDAY, October 1st, 2017
Ponchatoula Fall Festival. 11AM-5PM. Carnival games, live music, crafts, and more. For more information see their website.
Abita Springs Farmers Market. Noon-4PM. Abita Trailhead.
Bayou Jam: Michael Soul Man Baptiste and Real Soul. 5:30-7:30PM. Heritage Park. Concert‐goers are invited to bring their chairs, blankets, ice chests and picnic baskets to the park to enjoy the free concerts. On‐site catering will be available for a nominal charge.