FRIDAY, June 29th, 2018
Abita Storytime. 10:30AM. Abita Library. All ages.
Great American Musicals. 1-3PM. Hammond Library. Family Program.
Family Movie Night. 2-4PM. Amite Library. The movie will be Scooby Doo and the Legend of the Vampire.
Independence Game Club. 2-3PM. Independence Library. Video games, board games, and other various and sundry gaming activities.
Kentwood Family Game Day. 2-3PM. Kentwood Library.
Family Movie Night. 4:30-6PM. Ponchatoula Library.
Totally Teens. 6-7PM. Ponchatoula Library.
Rock Concert. 6:30-8PM. Hammond Library.
SATURDAY, June 30th, 2018
Covington Farmer’s Market. 8AM-noon. Field next to the Courthouse.
Camellia City Farmer’s Market. 8AM-Noon. 333 Erlanger, Slidell.
Independence Craft and Farmer’s Market. 8:30AM-1PM. Independence Pavilion. 750 East Railroad Ave.
Mandeville Community Market. 9AM-1PM. Mandeville Trailhead.
Hammond Farmer’s Market. 9AM-3PM. Downtown Hammond.
Miss Kim’s Petting Zoo. 10-11AM. Amite Library.
Jurassic Park Storytime. 11AM. Barnes and Noble. Introduce little ones to the world of Jurassic Park. This action-packed (and age-appropriate) title is great for dinosaur lovers, both new and old. Activities to follow.
Family Wii. Noon-2PM. Hammond Library.
Ponchatoula Wii Saturday. 1-2PM. Ponchatoula Library.
Slidell Heritage Festival. 4:30-11PM. Heritage Park, Slidell. $10 entry fee benefits charity. Children 4-12 $5. Children 3 and under get in free. Music all day. Expanded Children’s area open until 8PM. Food and drink for sale. Fireworks at 9PM. See full information on their website.
Abita Springs Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks. 5-10PM. Flag retirement ceremony at 5PM. Music from 6-9PM followed by fireworks. Bands will be: Amedee Frederick and the Creole Men followed by The Abitals. Children’s bike parade at 7PM. Children who enter will receive a free small snowball.
Light Up the Lake. 6PM. Mandeville Lakefront. 10AM–food and drink restrictions stop. At 5PM Old Mandeville Businesses will begin selling food and drink. 5-6PM Parade led by the Mande Milkshakers. Fireworks over the lake will be at dusk (this is a change from previous years). Groovy 7 will perform on the stage between Coffee and Carroll Streets.
Fireworks Show. 7-9PM Fontana Road Park, Independence.
SUNDAY, June 31st, 2018
Abita Springs Farmer’s Market. Noon-4PM. Abita Trailhead.
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