Category Archives: Events

Lagniappe Theatre Presents “Greater Tuna”


[ July 11, 2013; 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. July 12, 2013; 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. July 13, 2013; 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. July 14, 2013; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ] “Greater Tuna” starts Thursday, July 11th and runs through Sunday, July 14th at Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center.  Get tickets here!

A Southern Comedy sure to leave you in stitches. 2 men, 20 characters, tons of costume changes, and hilarious antics await you in this hilarious show that’s fun for all ages.

GREATER TUNA is the sidesplitting comedy [...]

Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening – Austin’s Computer Services


[ July 9, 2013; 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm. ] The Vernon Parish Chamber of Commerce and Leesville Main Street
Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening of Austin’s Computer Services, LLC
Tuesday, July 9th, at 5:30 pm.
Location:  110 E. Harriet St, Leesville (between Merchants & Farmers

Kix Brooks to be Inducted into the Louisiana Music Hall of Fame

[ July 13, 2013; 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ] Paragon Casino Resort is excited to announce that Shreveport native, Kix Brooks will perform in the Mari Showroom on Saturday, July 13 at 8pm. Tickets are $25 and are on sale now at Paragon Casino Resort and all Ticketmaster locations. Officials from the Louisiana Music Hall of Fame announced today that they will induct Kix [...]

Benefit for Syble McGlothlin at LA MudFest

[ July 13, 2013; ] There is going to be a benefit for Syble McGlothlin this Saturday, July 13, at the Louisiana MudFest from 11:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m.  Syble is going to dialysis three days per week and is facing a large amount of medical expenses.  The entry fee will be $10 per person and 50% of the money will go [...]

Avoyelles Parish Events – July 2013

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[ July 12, 2013 to July 28, 2013. ] Pine Needle Basketry Class
Marksville State Historic Site
July 12th, 10am-2pm
$4 fee per adults 13-61, others free
For more information, call (318) 253-8954
Bastille Day Observance
July 13
Mass at St. Joseph’s Church, Marksville at 4pm on Saturday
With Photo Opportunity at Courthouse and Bailey’s on the Square Following
Concert at Fox Theatre at 7pm on Saturday, Matinee 2pm on Sunday
For more information, [...]

Central LA Sarcoidosis & Autoimmune Disease Support Group

[ July 20, 2013; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Central LA Sarcoidosis & Autoimmune Disease Support Group Meeting
Saturday, July 20th, 6pm-8pm
Stalnakers Seafood Restaurant
There will be door prizes and this is a free event.  We will be offering educational material and sharing our experiences about our health issues from auto immune diseases.
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Allen Acres to Participate in National Moth Week


[ July 20, 2013 to July 28, 2013. ] Allen Acres in Pitkin, La will be among the hundreds of individuals and scores of organizations around the world participating in the second annual National Moth Week, July 20-28. On July 27 and July 28 at 7 pm, Charles and Susan Allen of Allen Acres will conduct a National Moth Week activity at 5070 Hwy [...]

LA State Fiddle Championship to be Held at NSU


[ July 20, 2013; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ] The Annual Louisiana State Fiddle Championship will be held at Northwestern State University Saturday, July 20 at 1 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. The Fiddle Championship is part of the Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival.

There will be a non-championship class for those 12 and under, 13-18 and 60 above and a championship class for those 21 and [...]

Central Louisiana Local Foods Working Group Meeting Scheduled


[ July 9, 2013; 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] Alexandria, LA, – The recently convened Central Louisiana Local Foods Working Group will be hosting its second meeting on Tuesday, July 9th at 11:00 am. A regional food policy council organized by the Central Louisiana Economic Development Alliance (CLEDA), the Working Group’s role is to engage Central Louisiana in driving long-term changes to create a [...]

Mardi Gras Mask Making Workshops in Natchitoches


[ July 10, 2013; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. July 17, 2013; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. July 24, 2013; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. July 31, 2013; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. August 7, 2013; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. August 14, 2013; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ]   NATCHITOCHES – Bead Town artist Stephan Wanger is holding a series of Mardi Gras mask making workshops in Natchitoches as part of the “300 Legacy Bead Town Natchitoches” project.

Beginning July 10, a Mardi Gras mask making workshop will be held every Wednesday from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at the Natchitoches Arts Center located [...]