Category Archives: Events

The City of Lake Charles will Spread Joy with Handmade Christmas Cards

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[ December 1, 2013 to December 31, 2013. ] The City of Lake Charles will host the fourth annual Handmade Christmas Card Workshop during the month of December at 1911 Historic City Hall Arts & Cultural Center. All ages are welcome to apply their creative skills using several mediums from crayons to water colors to markers. All materials will be provided. Students throughout Calcasieu [...]

Holiday Wine Tasting at AMoA

[ December 7, 2013; 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm. ] Holiday Wine Tasting
Saturday, December 7th  ~ 6-8:30pm
Sample specially selected wines from Hokus Pokus available on site for purchase during the event. AMoA will receive a percentage of all sales that evening. Tickets: $30 per person. RSVP to Steve Farnsley by calling (318) 443-3458.

Blake Rogers to Perform at Lake Charles Lighting Ceremony

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[ December 7, 2013; 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm. ] Recording artist Blake Rogers will perform her new single “It’s Finally Here, Christmas Time” during the Lake Charles Lighting Ceremony from 5-6 p.m. as part of the Light up the Lake Christmas Celebration on December 7.

The 12-year-old Lake Charles resident is set to take the music world by storm. She has recently released the highly [...]

Paragon Casino Resort Hosts Many Holiday Events

[ December 13, 2013 to December 15, 2013. ] MARKSVILLE, LA – Paragon Casino Resort is excited about the holidays and will have an action-packed weekend from December 13-15 including the Cirque du Noel show, the Holiday Open house and Brunch with Santa.

Paragon guests will delight in the amazing feats of jugglers, acrobats and aerialists all choreographed to holiday music during the Cirque du [...]

12 Nights of Christmas Schedule of Events

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[ December 5, 2013 to December 21, 2013. ] December 5: 1st Night of Christmas: Holiday Magic Downtown, 5 p.m. in the Alexander Fulton Mini Park in downtown Alexandria. Sponsored by City of Alexandria.  Food, fun, music, official lighting of Downtown and a visit from Santa.  Cost: Admission free.  Call: 449-5051.
December 6: 2nd Night of Christmas: Holiday Light Safari, Alexandria Zoo, 5:30 p.m. to [...]

Christmas at Inglewood

[ December 17, 2013; 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm. ] Inglewood Farm will be hosting Christmas at Inglewood on Tuesday, December 17th from 3pm-7pm at the Inglewood Harvest Barn at 6233 Old Baton Rouge Highway in Alexandria.

Add something new to your Christmas Dinner!  Family Farm Day including Inglewood market, local vendors, wagon rides, Christmas music, kids craft and more.  Admission is free and open to [...]

Multicultural Christmas Concert to be held Dec. 3 at NSU

[ December 3, 2013; ] NATCHITOCHES – The Louisiana Folklife Center at Northwestern State University, the NSU Office of Cultural Diversity and the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts will host the fifth Annual Natchitoches-NSU Multicultural Christmas Concert Tuesday, Dec. 3 at 7 p.m. in Treen Auditorium at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts.

Admission is [...]

Natchitoches Bead Town Mural Unveiling

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[ December 4, 2013; 10:00 am to 11:00 am. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s School of Creative and Performing Arts/Department of Fine + Graphic Art invites the public to the unveiling of the Natchitoches Bead Town mural and join the festivities as the artwork becomes part of the Guinness Book of World Records.  The 48 x 8-foot mosaic was commissioned by the City of [...]

Pineville Christmas Parade Dec. 13th

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[ December 13, 2013; ] The time is upon us again for the Pineville Christmas Parade.  The Parade will be on Friday, December 13 beginning at 7PM.  The Parade this year will begin on Main Street at Hospital/Napoleon Blvd., in front of Huey P. Long.

The parade will continue up Main Street to Military Highway and end at the Trotter Center [...]

NSU to host American Indian Crafts Day

[ December 7, 2013; 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES – The annual American Indian Crafts Day will be held at Northwestern State University Saturday, Dec. 7 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. in Williamson Museum on the second floor of Kyser Hall. Admission is free and the public is invited to attend. The event is held annually on the same day at the [...]