Category Archives: Events

“Change for Main” Banquet & Piccadilly Auction


[ August 24, 2013; 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. ]

Bourbon, Beer and BBQ at AMOA


[ August 24, 2013; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]

Join Alexandria Museum of Art (AMoA) for its inaugural Bourbon, Beer & BBQ fundraiser on Saturday, August 24, 3013, from 6:30 to 9:30pm. Tickets are $50 each and can be purchased at AMoA, by calling the Museum at (318) 443-3458, or at the door. This event is for guests age 21 and older.

Bourbon, Beer & [...]

A Night With David Magee, Benefitting St. Mary’s


[ August 24, 2013; 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. ] Acclaimed as one of America’s Top Sleight of Hand Artist and manipulator of the human mind, David Magee’s talents have taken him around the world and right to Marksville, Louisiana. David has generously offered to hold a benefit show, with all proceeds benefiting St. Mary’s Residential Training School.
Please join us on August 24, 2013 at [...]

Survivor to Perform at Paragon Casino Resort


[ August 24, 2013; 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ] Marksville, La – Paragon Casino Resort is excited to announce that Survivor will be performing in the Mari Showroom on Saturday, August 24 at 8pm. Tickets are $15 each and are on sale now.
Survivor is an all-American rock band that formed in Chicago in 1978. The band achieved its greatest success in the 1980s with [...]

Lobster Dinner For Hope House


[ August 25, 2013; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Lobster Dinner for the Hope House
Sunday, August 25th at 6pm at Tunk’s Cypress Inn
For more information or to buy tickets, call:
Lottie Bash – 318.445.6471 or
Kim at Hope House – 318.487.2061 ext. 211

Author of “90 MINUTES IN HEAVEN” to speak at FUMC in Leesville


[ August 25, 2013 to August 28, 2013. ]

NRBIA August 26th Meeting


[ August 26, 2013; 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. ] North Rapides Business & Industry Alliance
Monday, August 26th at 11:30am
Granberry Conference Center at Louisiana College
Special Guest:  Dr. Rodney Ellis, Chancellor of the Central Louisiana Technical College

Annual August Recess Congressional Update featuring Congressman Rodney Alexander


[ August 26, 2013; 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. ]

Louisiana Legislative Black Caucus Members to hold Town Hall Meeting


[ August 29, 2013; 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm. ] WHAT: The Louisiana Legislative Black Caucus (LLBC) will hold a town hall meeting to discuss the 2013 legislative session and begin developing a 2014 legislative agenda and action agenda.

WHEN: 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, August 29

WHERE: Peabody Magnet High School, D.A. Anderson Auditorium, 2727 Jones Avenue, Alexandria, LA 71302

WHO: Louisiana Legislative Black Caucus chairwoman [...]

Rapides Parish Libertarian Party Monthly Meeting


[ August 29, 2013; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ] Join the Rapides Parish Libertarian Party for their monthly Parish Executive Committee Meeting on Thursday, August 29th at 6:30pm at the Rapides Parish Westside Library.  This meeting is open to all registered Libertarians.  For more information about the Libertarian Party of Louisiana, visit