[ November 4, 2013 to November 30, 2013. ] Alexandria, LA – The Alexandria Mardi Gras Association is calling for float entries for the Christmas de la Louisiane Parade to be held Sunday, December 8, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. This year’s Grand Marshal is Louisiana’s Lt. Governor Jay Dardenne.
This year’s parade will once again line up at the Old Jake’s Building Parking Lot (Behind [...]
[ November 22, 2013; 10:30 am to 1:00 pm. ] World CLASS Gumbo Lunch – Friday, November 22nd from 10:30a.m. – 1:00p.m.
Enjoy a delicious lunch of Chef John Folse chicken and sausage gumbo, rice, sweet potato and crackers. Tickets are $7.00 per lunch and can be purchased at the CLASS office, Tamp & Grind Coffee Shop, Rick Ferguson Flowers, 1921 Jackson Street Coffee Shop, Kitchen [...]
[ November 23, 2013; ] MARKSVILLE, LA – There’s something for everyone at Paragon Casino Resort on Saturday, November 23th. The 7th annual Cruisin’ Southern Style Classic Car Show, hosted by Southern Style Cruisers will take place in conjunction with the annual Tunica-Biloxi Indian Political Action Committee (TBIPAC) BBQ Throwdown at the RV lodge. In the Mari Showroom, the 8th [...]
[ November 11, 2013; ] MARKSVILLE, LA – Officials of the Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana and veterans organizations throughout Central Louisiana will commemorate Veterans Day with a special ceremony on Monday, November 11 at the Avoyelles Veterans Monument on Highway One at 10 a.m. The ceremony, open to veterans, their families and the general public, will include a 21 gun [...]
[ November 11, 2013; ] ALEXANDRIA, LA – You are invited to join us on Monday, November 11 at noon as LSUA honors those who have fought for our freedom.
LSUA is holding Veterans Day activities starting at noon on the Quad. The program includes Ms. Brandy Williams, a veteran and LSUA student, as the keynote speaker. She will be speaking [...]
[ November 2, 2013 to November 30, 2013. ] Nov. 2- King Tut’s Tomb @ 1:00 PM
Nov. 9- Grand Opening of KID TV Exhibit (All Day)
Nov. 9- The Discoveries of Marie Curie @ 1:00 PM
Nov. 16- Pumpkin Carving Workshop @ 9:00-12:00 ($20 Non-Members and $15 Members) (Reservations Required)
Nov. 23- The History of Thanksgiving @ 1:00 PM
Nov. 25-27 & 30- Thanksgiving Crafts (Different Crafts Every [...]
[ November 12, 2013 to November 13, 2013. ] ALEXANDRIA, LA – The Friends of the James C. Bolton Library are gearing up for their second book sale.
The sale will be held in Oakland Hall on the LSUA campus from November 12-13. The hours are 10:00am until 6:00pm both days.
Proceeds from the book sale will go toward purchasing new equipment, supplies and library materials. [...]
[ November 9, 2013; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. ] Saturday, November 9, 2013, the 20th Annual Sugar Day Festival will be held at Kent Plantation House, 3601 Bayou Rapides Road, Alexandria, Louisiana 71303. The hours are from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Admission: $5.00, children six and under are free.
There will be music, food, arts and crafts, demonstrations of activities of the 19th century, [...]
[ November 7, 2013; ] The next meeting of the Civil War Round Table of Central Louisiana is on Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 6 PM. It will be held at the First United Methodist Church (2727 Jackson Street, Alexandria). Simply enter the first doorway on the right side of the building and continue to the end of the hallway for [...]
The Louisiana Pecan Festival started this morning, bright and early with the blessing of the pecan crops. It’s taking place in downtown Colfax that will host a huge parade Saturday morning at 10.
There are arts, crafts, entertainment, a carnival and, of course, pecans. The pecan house is selling shelled and unshelled pecans along with pies, [...]