Calendar of Events
Holiday Christmas Parades: December 14—15
Friday, December 13, 2013 - Sunday, December 15, 2013
One more weekend during which Santa Claus proves what a magical old elf he is, by appearing as the guest of honor in simultaneous Christmas parades taking place at various locations all around the region. Here's a listing of parades he'll be saddling up for this weeken
• 2 pm: Denham Springs: Numerous floats, marching bands, choirs and school entries make their way south on Range Avenue to Florida Boulevard, then on to Veterans Boulevard. (225) 665-8155.
• 5 pm: Ponchatoula: Rolls through Antique City's downtown district. (985) 386-2536.
• 6 pm: Delcambe: The famous Delcambe Christmas Boat Parade includes a Christmas Carnival from 3 pm–5 pm, 4 pm pictures with Santa and parade of lighted boats down Bayou Carlin, plus fireworks, from 6 pm at the Delcambre docks. Delcambreboatparade.com or (337) 658-2422.
• 2 pm: Patterson: Annual parade rolls down Highway 182.
|BRZoo for the Planet|
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|Barn Dance at Lakeview|
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|Creole Queen Easter Cruise|
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|Easter Egg Hunt and Parade|
Centenary State Historic Site will be hosting an Easter Egg Hunt today on its expansive grounds. Children from across the Feliciana parishes are invited to purge the bushes and lea...