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Louisiana Renaissance Festival – Hammond

Louisiana Renaissance Festival – Hammond, Louisiana

Go back in time and see Kings, Queens, and Knights in Shining Armor, food, drink, and merry making.

The Louisiana Renaissance Festival features 7 stages, 100 merchants, and a cast and crew of more than 300 performing Renaissance activities. Festival is open 10:00 a.m. till 5:00 p.m.

Every Weekend of November and December 5 – 6, 2015
Mailing Address
P O Box 220 Robert, LA 70455

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Cirque du Soleil: OVO Apr 14- Apr 17, 2016

Cirque du Soleil

OVO, meaning “egg” in Portuguese, is a headlong rush into a colorful ecosystem teeming with life, where insects work, eat, crawl, flutter, play, fight and look for love in a non-stop riot of energy and movement.When a mysterious egg appears in their midst, the insects are awestruck and intensely curious about this iconic object that represents the enigma and cycles of their lives. It is love at first sight when a gawky, quirky insect arrives in this bustling community and a fabulous ladybug catches his eye – and the feeling is mutual.

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Hammond Smokin’ Blues & BBQ Challenge

March 25 – 26, 2016

Downtown – Hammond, LA 70403

This year’s event will also feature 60+ local teams competing in the Backyard Boogie and the Lamar Outdoor Advertising Chicken Little Contest, making this event the largest BBQ event in the State of Louisiana for the 13th year in a row.


The event also features local Bands from around the region playing music on the Northshore Broadcasting stage both Friday night and Saturday. Come and enjoy world class BBQ and listen to local favorites.

Make sure to visit the Backyard Boogie Contestant area for some delicious treats – Tips to Taste! All donations from Tips to Taste go towards the local charities that we are benefiting.

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