Category Archives: Events

Teacher Job Fair May 3rd

Teacher Job Fair

[ May 3, 2014; 8:30 am; ] Rapides Parish School District will have a TEACHER JOB FAIR on Saturday, May 3rd.

2014 Natchitoches Fishing Expo


[ May 3, 2014; 8:30 am to 5:00 pm. ] Prather Coliseum and Chaplin Lake, NSU Campus, Natchitoches, LA May 3, 2014 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Raffles/Auctions Professional Fly-Tyers Rod Makers * Boating Art * Food Concessions Pro Casting Instruction, 40 + Fishing Equipment Vendors and Displays
Presentations on: Freshwater & Saltwater Fishing, Adventure Fishing, Fish Senses, Youth Activities, Casting Games and Instruction
Fun for the Entire [...]

Walk from Obesity

[ May 3, 2014; 9:00 am; ] May 3: Walk From Obesity, 9:15 a.m., LSU of Alexandria. The Walk from Obesity is the nation’s largest gathering of individuals affected by obesity. In cities all across the country, those focused on addressing obesity will join forces and walk to raise money for research, education, prevention and treatment of obesity. On-site registration begins at [...]

Saturday Pet Adoption Day


[ May 3, 2014; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] This month’s Saturday Pet Adoption Day at the Alexandria Animal Shelter is going to be an exciting one. Fame, the abused puppy rescued by the Alexandria Police Department and Alexandria Animal Control officers a couple of months ago, is now available for adoption and will be on had with the other great shelter pets to [...]

Free Civil War Commemorative Event

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[ May 3, 2014; 10:00 am; ] Join us as we commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Red River Campaign with a day of music, guest speakers, and living historians.

Just Dance To Host Open House & Princess Meet And Greet


[ May 3, 2014; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ] Alexandria, LA – Just Dance will host an Open House on Saturday, May 3 from 10AM to 2PM. Owner Jennifer Rachal invites the public to take a peek behind the scenes of her dance studio.  Demonstration classes will take place throughout the day. Instructors will be on hand to speak with parents and answer questions.  [...]

Alexandria Mall Hosts a Wonderland Tea

[ May 3, 2014; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ] Alexandria, LA – Alexandria Mall invites shoppers and guests to a Wonderland Tea. Character appearances from the classic tale, Alice in Wonderland, will be in attendance for tea time refreshments, movie showing, craft activities, and photo opportunities at Center Court, Saturday May 3, 1 p.m. –  3 p.m.

Children attending the event have the opportunity to [...]

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 [...]

“Sale on the Trail” Set for May 3 in Natchitoches

[ May 3, 2014; ] Saturday, May 3, 2014
Businesses in the Natchitoches Historic District will be participating in “Sale on the Trail”
175 mile trail of bargains goes  through beautiful Downtown Natchitoches
Join us for shopping and dining in the Historic District

Melrose Arts and Crafts Festival Set for May 3-4

[ May 3, 2014 to May 4, 2014. ] The 40th Annual Melrose Arts and Crafts Festival with Vendors from Several States
Saturday and Sunday, May 3 & 4
Adults $5.00, Children $2.00, 3533 Hwy 119 South of Natchitoches
Jewelry, Woodwork, Pottery, Photography, Plants, Jellies, Seasoning, Stained Glass, Food, Paintings, Clothing, and much more!
On the grounds of historic Melrose Plantation