Category Archives: Events

Modern British R&B meets Louisiana All Stars at the Crossroads

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[ April 8, 2014; ] The City of Lake Charles and Louisiana Crossroads will present an evening with the James Hunter Six and Louisiana All Stars in the Ben Mount Auditorium in Central School, Tuesday April 8 at 7pm.

With his last two albums, 2006’s Grammy-nominated People Gonna Talk and 2008’s The Hard Way, James Hunter delivered a classic yet perpetually [...]

Hixson Autoplex Urban Adventure Race May 3rd

[ May 3, 2014; ] Red River Urban Adventure Race (8am start)($225/team): Test your canoeing, cross country and urban running, orienting and biking skills as your 3-person team races through Historic Downtown Pineville Alexandria!! Race as an all-male, all-female, or coed team. Mystery events will be placed throughout the course. Expect the event to last 3 – 4 hours. Race [...]

Don’s Dynamite Tamales for Friendship House

[ May 1, 2014; ] Don’s Dynamite Tamales for Friendship House
$15/Dozen
*Pick Up from Friendship House on May 1st 4pm-6pm*
*Delivery available for 10 or more dozen on May 1st*
*Tamales will be frozen upon delivery or pick up*
Contact Faye Simpson (318-473-9504)
www.friendship-house.net
Click here to download the sign-up form (pdf download).
About the FRIENDSHIP HOUSE:

We are a Non-Profit Organization.  Our mission is to provide a [...]

Spring Artwalk To Be Held In Downtown Alexandria

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[ March 28, 2014; 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_35855" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Photo credit: Kinetix Creative, Todd Fingleton[/caption]
(ALEXANDRIA)  The Arts Council of Central Louisiana will host the Spring ArtWalk on Friday, March 28, 2014 from 4:00-9:00 pm in downtown Alexandria.
ArtWalk is a free, family-oriented, self-guided walking tour of over 60 participating artists, vendors, and live entertainment acts, held semiannually in the Cultural Arts [...]

Sign-up for Fresh Central Farm-to-Restaurant Pilot Program!

[ March 21, 2014 to March 31, 2014. ] Central Louisiana Economic Development Alliance (CLEDA) is still seeking eight restaurants and eight farmers to participate in the Fresh Central Farm-to-Restaurant pilot program. CLEDA will work closely with each of the participating restaurants and producers during the sixteen-week pilot program to work out any kinks that may arise.

Interested producers and restaurants or caterers should contact [...]

Cenla Events This Weekend!

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[ March 21, 2014 to March 23, 2014. ] Here’s a great list of everything going on this weekend in Central Louisiana!

Harley Davidson Demo Weekend

Test-ride the NEW Harley-Davidson line up BEFORE they’re released to the public. Live music, food and Demonstrations by Rush Accessories and Other Vendors.

Renegade Harley Davidson, 2030 North Mall Drive, Alexandria

http://www.renegadehd.com 

Crossroads Cup

Hosted by Cenla Soccer Organization

Friday, begins at 5 pm; Saturday, [...]

Tricentennial Garden Tour in Natchitoches

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[ March 22, 2014; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] Six private historic gardens on tour in Natchitoches on March 22
NATCHITOCHES, LA – Ten of the most unique gardens in the Natchitoches National Historic Landmark District will be opened to visitors for the Tri-Centennial Garden Tour on Saturday, March 22, 2014 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Throughout the tour visitors will learn much about the [...]

Spike Lee featured guest @ Boys & Girls Club’s Fundraiser

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[ April 8, 2014; ] Boys & Girls Clubs of El Camino Reál hosts one of Natchitoches’ most popular fundraisers on April 8, 2014, at the Natchitoches Event Center – doors open at 5:30 pm with the program beginning at 6 pm.  The 16th Annual Steak & Burger Dinner benefits programs and services offered by the Boys & Girls Clubs [...]

NSU will stage ‘Steel Magnolias’

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[ April 2, 2014 to April 11, 2014. ] [caption id="attachment_35829" align="aligncenter" width="500"] NSU Theater and Dance will present the popular “Steel Magnolias” by alum Robert Harling April 2-11 at the LSMSA Treen Auditorium. From left are cast members Ashley Webster, Jessica Miller, Alisha Munds, Mona Nasrawi, Shannon Komlosfske and Tyra Morrison.[/caption]
NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance will present the [...]

LSUA Annual Cenla Civic Club Campus Luncheon

[ April 3, 2014; ] LSUA Annual Cenla Civic Club Campus Luncheon
Thursday, April 3, 11:30am
Brumfield Caffey Annex on the LSUA campus
Make reservations through your civic club by March 28.
$15.00 payable by your club
619-2917 or mmccampbell@lsua.edu