Events

ACCL Presents Aquila Theatre: ‘Frankenstein’

ACCL Presents Aquila Theatre: ‘Frankenstein’

Aquila Theatre, based in New York City, is the foremost producer of touring classical theatre in the United States, visiting 50-60 American cities per year. The Arts Council is proud to present Aquila Theatre performing the classic Frankenstein at Coughlin-Saunders PAC on Friday, February 22nd at 7:30 PM. Written two centuries ago in 1818 by…read more »

Town of Ball Mardi Gras Parade

Town of Ball Mardi Gras Parade

Route – North along Hwy. 165 in Ball from Paradise Elementary to Town Hall. Town of Ball Address: Highway 165 North Ball, LA 71405 Phone: (318) 640-9605 Free to attendread more »

Town of Woodworth Mardi Gras Parade

Town of Woodworth Mardi Gras Parade

Route: Maison Rue & Castor Plunge Road to Dan Triplett Road, then to Brookwood Drive to Hwy. 165 South back to Castor Plunge Road. Town of Woodworth Address: Maison Rue & Castor Plunge Road Woodworth, LA 71485 Phone: (318) 442-8980 Free to attendread more »

Hixson Classic Cars & College Cheerleaders Parade

Hixson Classic Cars & College Cheerleaders Parade

2018 Hixson Classic Cars & College Cheerleaders Parade ​Grand Marshal  Brigadier General Sherian Grace Cadoria ​United States Army Retired    ​​Brigadier General Sherian Grace Cadoria was the highest-ranking black female general in the U.S. Armed Forces upon her retirement in 1990, after a 29-year truly distinguished military career. After growing up in Marksville, Louisiana, General Cadoria earned a…read more »

Taste of Mardi Gras 2019

Taste of Mardi Gras 2019

Come celebrate Carnival and enjoy “tastes” from Central Louisiana’s best restaurants! This is the BIGGEST and BEST Mardi Gras party in the area, with festive fun for the whole family! VIP entrance at 6 p.m., Regular entrance 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 for children, $25 for adults and $60 for VIP; Reserved VIP Tables are…read more »

AMGA 23rd Annual Children’s Parade

AMGA 23rd Annual Children’s Parade

2019 Children’s Parade Grand Marshal Catherine Grace “Gracie” Reichman Miss Lousiana’s Outstanding Teen 2018​ Gracie Reichman was crowned Miss Louisiana’s Outstanding Teen 2018, on April 8 of this year. The competition featured 24 teens from across the state of Louisiana. Gracie captured the group talent award, performing a contemporary clogging routine to “Let’s Get Loud”.…read more »

Taboo Harley-Davidson Party Gras

“Laissez les bons temps rouler!” Let the good times roll during the best holiday season in Louisiana. Party Gras starts at 12pm, following the end of the 23rd Annual Children’s Parade.  Bring your krewe by and kick it with Taboo Harley-Davidson.read more »

Mardi Gras Party at the Zoo

Mardi Gras Party at the Zoo

The animals are askin’ for you at Alexandria Zoo! Don your purple, green and gold and parade over to the Zoo for the Mardi Gras Party. Sink your teeth into a delicious slice of Atwood’s Bakery king cake, mambo to live music, and visit with costume characters. Regular Zoo admission. FOTAZ members are free with…read more »

AMGA 26th Annual Krewes Parade

AMGA 26th Annual Krewes Parade

2019 Krewe Parade Grand Marshal Versha Sharma Managing Editor and Senior Correspondent NowThis News Versha Sharma is the Managing Editor and Senior Correspondent at NowThis News in New York City. Versha was hired as a senior editorial producer in 2014, and was tasked with shaping and defining the editorial voice for NowThis. From there, she…read more »