Family Fun

See the Wildflowers in City Park {Know Before You Go}

Currently a lot of things are still closed. One thing that isn’t closed, however, is City Park and their beautiful wildflowers display is in full bloom right now. With a little preparation this can be a very fun activity for the family. Every year the horticulture department plants around six…




101 Crafts to Do with Toilet Paper Rolls

The thing is, a lot of us might find ourselves stuck in the house for a week or two. It might be for quarantine purposes; it might be because it rains for two weeks straight. Regardless of why, crafts can help pass the time when your kids tire of staring…


Easter Activities on the Northshore

March 28th, 2020 Bunny Hop Shell-e-bration. Noon-3PM. Ponchatoula Area Recreation District 1. Egg Hunt for ages 1 – 10, Where Y,at Sneauxballs, Inflatable games, Tangi Library, SADD, NOLA Pizza, Face Painting, Captain Tasty Ice Cream and More! Pre-registration is now open. HOP on over to www.pard1.com under the Activities/Events tab…




St. Patrick’s Day Activities on the Northshore

Note: many of these activities have been canceled or postponed due to the corona virus outbreak. Please check wiht the individual event organizers for their plans. We have a list of cancellations here you may also check. March 7th, 2020 Krewe of Erin St. Patrick’s Day Parade. 10:30AM. Hwy 22…


How to Host a King Cake Party

Just imagine: a spread of king cakes from all your favorite places, sliced and waiting to be enjoyed. Your closest friends and family mingle, laughing, occasionally dancing, and, of course, eating. The distinct horns of “Mardi Gras Mambo” occasionally cut through the chatter, while the littlest guests play parade in…


Northshore Parade Schedule

January 11th King’s Day Parade. 5PM. Mandeville Lakefront. Event features the Mandeville Milkshakers. Celebration afterwards at the Mandeville Trailhead. St. John’s Fools of Misrule. 6PM. A Twelfth Night Marching Club they march in the streets of downtown Covington beginning at the Columbia Street Tap Room. For a full map of…