Category Archives: Events

Cotile Trade Days set for March 29-30

[ March 29, 2014 to March 30, 2014. ] The Cotile Trade Days will be held March 29-30 at the Cotile Park Recreation Area.

Trade Days is sponsored by the MacArthur Drive Lions Club. It is a family oriented event where you can find a wide range of arts and crafts, food, entertainment, a classic car show and the “Beast” owned by the “Mouth of [...]

The Battle of Pleasant Hill Anniversary

[ April 4, 2014 to April 6, 2014. ] TOLEDO BEND LAKE COUNTRY, LOUISIANA – The 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Pleasant Hill will be remembered this year with re-enactments held April 4-6, 2014 on the actual battle field located three miles north of the Village of Pleasant Hill on Hwy 175.

This outstanding Civil War re-enactment portrays the historically recorded events of the [...]

Louisiana Crossroads to present an evening with Gal Holiday & the Honky Tonk Revue


[ March 26, 2014; ] The City of Lake Charles and Louisiana Crossroads will present an evening with Gal Holiday & the Honky Tonk Revue in the Ben Mount Auditorium in Central School, Wednesday, March 26 at 7pm.

Gal Holiday is a Country Swing band from New Orleans that incorporates original material with the best of country, rockabilly and western swing [...]

Concealed Handgun Permit Course March 29th

[ March 29, 2014; 7:30 am to 4:00 pm. ] Concealed Handgun Permit Course
7:30 am – 4:00 pm
Location:  143 John Lawrence Rd, Deville, LA 71328

Menard Theatre Arts Presents Oklahoma!

[ April 3, 2014 to April 6, 2014. ] Holy Savior Menard Theatre Arts is proud to present Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Oklahoma! under the direction of Cherise Rino on April 3 – 6 at Coughlin Saunders Performing Arts Center.

Oklahoma! is an American classic musical full of wonderful singing, energetic dancing and graceful ballet. A show for all ages to enjoy!

Show times are 7pm Thursday and [...]

Bloomin’ On The Bricks To Be Held March 22


[ March 22, 2014; 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. ] Art Along the Bricks & Les Amies Butterfly Release to take place same day
NATCHITOCHES – The City of Natchitoches Main Street Office invites you to experience the beauty of springtime in downtown Natchitoches at the 14th Annual Bloomin’ on the Bricks, Natchitoches’ spring garden festival, on Saturday, March 22, 2014.

Bloomin’ on the Bricks will take [...]

National Pan-Hellenic Council of Alexandria Student Showcase

[ April 12, 2014; ] The National Pan-Hellenic Council of Alexandria is a local organization which is currently composed of eight International and Greek sororities and fraternities.  The NPHC promotes interaction through forums, meetings, and mediums for the exchange of information and engages in the cooperative programming and initiatives through a variety of activities and functions.  On the local level, [...]

Registration Open for Lagniappe Theatre Summer Camps

[ June 2, 2014 to June 27, 2014. ] Petite Drama (Ages 3-6) – JUNE 2nd-6th, 9am-12pm – Get ready for your child to explore the endless world of their imagination as every day is filled with wonderful games of movement, acting, storytelling, and living in the land of make-believe.  A class so fun, it’s hard to get your child to leave.  Cost: $125

Showstoppers (Ages 7-11) – [...]

Floral design class to start Saturday

[ March 8, 2014 to March 22, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer a class on basic floral design beginning Saturday, March 8.

The course will be taught on March 8, 15 and 22 from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. at The Master’s Bouquet at 108 South Drive in Natchitoches. The cost is $200 plus a [...]

Kite workshop set Saturday

[ March 8, 2014; March 15, 2014; ] Beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 8, the City of Alexandria will host a kite-making workshop in the lobby of City Hall in Downtown Alexandria in anticipation of next week’s Kite Day Festival set at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 15, at O’Hearn Mathews Field on Bayou Rapides Road.

The class will help children learn the [...]