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Sunday Oct 19, 2014


Cochon de lait & Festival at St. Edward Parish
  • October 19, 2014
  • 10/17-6pm-12am; 10/18-Noon-12am; 10/19-Noon-10pm
  • 4901 West Metairie (at Transcontinental Drive)
  • Metairie, LA 70001
  • Admission: Free Admission
  • Contact: 504-888-0703


Regions oldest & largest cochon de lait (Pig Roast).  Over 5,500 pounds of pork!  Local Bands, 30 game booths and Rides, great food & fun.

 

Friday Oct 24, 2014


Bucktober Fridays
  • October 24, 2014 - October 31, 2014
  • 6:30-9:30 p.m.
  • Deanie's Seafood Restaurant
  • 1713 Lake Ave.
  • Metairie, LA 70005
  • Admission: Free
  • Contact: Deanie's Seafood
  • Visit Website


Every Friday in October, Deanie’s Seafood Restaurant delivers live music and fresh Louisiana seafood during its free outdoor concert series, Bucktober Fridays, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Deanie’s Seafood in Bucktown, 1713 Lake Ave. Bucktober will feature music by Bobby Cure & The Summertime Blues, Orleans Band, The Mixed Nuts and Vince Vance & the Valiants, with activities for the kids on Halloween night. Full menu will be available plus Charbroiled Oysters grilled to order. Visit http://www.deanies.com/bucktober/ for details.

Live Music at The Red Maple
  • October 24, 2014
  • 6:30-9:30 p.m.
  • The Red Maple Restaurant
  • 1036 Lafayette Street
  • Gretna, LA 70053
  • Contact: Mary Romano


Enjoy live music every Friday night while dining at The Red Maple in Historic Gretna. A series of well known local musicians will entertain guests as they dine on succulent steaks and Louisiana seafood this summer. Featured artists Riccardo Crespo, Javier Gutierrez and Danielle Spadavecchia will alternate Fridays from 6:30-9:30 p.m.Visit www.theredmaple.com for details.

Annual "Up on the Roof" Beer Tasting
  • October 24, 2014
  • 7:00 p.m. -10:00 p.m. atop the Esplanade Garage
  • East Jefferson General Hospital-
  • Metairie, LA
  • Admission: $45.00 / Patron - $100.00 (includes early access)


The Annual "Up on the Roof" Beer Tasting hosted by The Foundation at EJGH has become one of the biggest and most unique events in our region. Now in its eighth year, we anticipate this year's party to be the best one yet. All proceeds will be invested in the delivery of the highest quality, compassionate healthcare in our community, specialized patient care, advanced technology and capital expansion projects.Party-goers sample dozens of local, national and international beers while enjoying food and drinks from our area's best restaurants. As a thank you to our sponsors and special guests, a Patron Party, sponsored by the Shane and Holley Guidry Foundation, will kick off the evening before the main event.Music by The Wiseguys! General Admission: $45; Patron: $100 (includes early access)

Oktoberfest 2014 - Deutsches Haus in Rivertown, Kenner
  • October 24, 2014 - October 25, 2014
  • Fridays 4pm – 11pm, Saturdays 1pm – 11pm
  • Rivertown, 415 Williams Blvd
  • Kenner, LA 70062
  • Contact: 504-522-8014
  • Visit Website


Join us for 3 weekends of German food, music and beer with the Masskrugstemmen – Beer Stein Holding Contest every day of the festival 6:30, 7:30 and 9:30pm along with family fun with the Dachshund RacesSaturday, October 25, 2014 at 3:00pm and much more!

Featured Event

Park-A-Boo
  • October 24, 2014 - October 26, 2014
  • 10/24-5pm-8:30pm; 10/25-1pm-8:30pm; 10/26-1pm-5:30pm
  • Lafreniere Park 3000 Downs Blvd.
  • Metairie, LA 70003
  • Admission: $7.00 Adults, $5.00 Kids 3 yrs-12 yrs., under 3 years is Free
  • Visit Website


Safe family fun Halloween!  Trick or treating, activities, boo house and more for kids 13 and under and their parents.  Music, games, candy and fun! Food booths include pizza, hot dogs, nachos, popcorn and softdrinks. 

 

Saturday Oct 25, 2014


Live Music at The Red Maple


Enjoy live music this October while dining at The Red Maple restaurant in historic Gretna. Gypsy Jazz musician, Daniele Spadavecchia will entertain guests as they dine on succulent steaks and Louisiana seafood on Saturday Oct. 4, 18 and 25 from 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Mall-O-Ween at The Esplanade
  • October 25, 2014
  • 1 to 3 p.m.
  • The Esplanade
  • 1401 W Esplanade Ave
  • Kenner, LA 70065
  • Contact: Kate Shambrook


Parents won’t want to miss an opportunity to dress up little ones in their Halloween best at The Esplanade’s Mall-O-Ween event. Kids can put on their favorite costumes and trick-or-treat throughout the mall in a safe and fun environment.

Great Southern Gun & Knife Show
  • October 25, 2014 - October 26, 2014
  • Sat. 9am-5pm & Sun. 10am-5pm
  • 4545 Williams Boulevard
  • Kenner, LA 70065
  • Admission: $8.00 Adults
  • View Listing


Come check out the Great Southern Gun & Knife Show Pontchartrain Center Hall A & B

Oktoberfest 2014 - Deutsches Haus in Rivertown, Kenner
  • October 25, 2014
  • Fridays 4pm – 11pm, Saturdays 1pm – 11pm
  • Rivertown, 415 Williams Blvd
  • Kenner, LA 70062
  • Contact: 504-522-8014
  • Visit Website


Join us for 3 weekends of German food, music and beer with the Masskrugstemmen – Beer Stein Holding Contest every day of the festival 6:30, 7:30 and 9:30pm along with family fun with the Dachshund RacesSaturday, October 25, 2014 at 3:00pm and much more!

Featured Event

Park-A-Boo
  • October 25, 2014 - October 26, 2014
  • 10/24-5pm-8:30pm; 10/25-1pm-8:30pm; 10/26-1pm-5:30pm
  • Lafreniere Park 3000 Downs Blvd.
  • Metairie, LA 70003
  • Admission: $7.00 Adults, $5.00 Kids 3 yrs-12 yrs., under 3 years is Free
  • Visit Website


Safe family fun Halloween!  Trick or treating, activities, boo house and more for kids 13 and under and their parents.  Music, games, candy and fun! Food booths include pizza, hot dogs, nachos, popcorn and softdrinks. 

 

Sunday Oct 26, 2014


Great Southern Gun & Knife Show
  • October 26, 2014
  • Sat. 9am-5pm & Sun. 10am-5pm
  • 4545 Williams Boulevard
  • Kenner, LA 70065
  • Admission: $8.00 Adults
  • View Listing


Come check out the Great Southern Gun & Knife Show Pontchartrain Center Hall A & B

Featured Event

Park-A-Boo
  • October 26, 2014
  • 10/24-5pm-8:30pm; 10/25-1pm-8:30pm; 10/26-1pm-5:30pm
  • Lafreniere Park 3000 Downs Blvd.
  • Metairie, LA 70003
  • Admission: $7.00 Adults, $5.00 Kids 3 yrs-12 yrs., under 3 years is Free
  • Visit Website


Safe family fun Halloween!  Trick or treating, activities, boo house and more for kids 13 and under and their parents.  Music, games, candy and fun! Food booths include pizza, hot dogs, nachos, popcorn and softdrinks. 

 

Friday Oct 31, 2014


Bucktober Fridays
  • October 31, 2014
  • 6:30-9:30 p.m.
  • Deanie's Seafood Restaurant
  • 1713 Lake Ave.
  • Metairie, LA 70005
  • Admission: Free
  • Contact: Deanie's Seafood
  • Visit Website


Every Friday in October, Deanie’s Seafood Restaurant delivers live music and fresh Louisiana seafood during its free outdoor concert series, Bucktober Fridays, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Deanie’s Seafood in Bucktown, 1713 Lake Ave. Bucktober will feature music by Bobby Cure & The Summertime Blues, Orleans Band, The Mixed Nuts and Vince Vance & the Valiants, with activities for the kids on Halloween night. Full menu will be available plus Charbroiled Oysters grilled to order. Visit http://www.deanies.com/bucktober/ for details.

Live Music at The Red Maple
  • October 31, 2014
  • 6:30-9:30 p.m.
  • The Red Maple Restaurant
  • 1036 Lafayette Street
  • Gretna, LA 70053
  • Contact: Mary Romano


Enjoy live music every Friday night while dining at The Red Maple in Historic Gretna. A series of well known local musicians will entertain guests as they dine on succulent steaks and Louisiana seafood this summer. Featured artists Riccardo Crespo, Javier Gutierrez and Danielle Spadavecchia will alternate Fridays from 6:30-9:30 p.m.Visit www.theredmaple.com for details.

 

Saturday Nov 01, 2014


Kenner Rivertown Farmer's Market
  • November 01, 2014
  • 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
  • Historic Rivertown, Kenner Heritage Park 303 Williams Boulevard
  • Kenner, LA 70062
  • Admission: Free
  • Visit Website


Farmer's Market - every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month in the Heritage Park at historic Rivertown in Kenner.  Beautiful setting throughout the park.  Free admission and free parking.  A must do for locals and visitors alike...fresh produce, plants & crafts.  

 

Sunday Nov 02, 2014


Featured Event

Pet Fest
  • November 02, 2014
  • 10am-4pm
  • 3000 Downs Boulevard
  • Metairie, LA 70003


Fun for you and your four-legged friend!  Great music, food for you and your pet, pet adoptions, and more!

Featured Event

Tour de Jefferson
  • November 02, 2014
  • Check-in begins at 7:30 a.m., Ride begins at 8:30 a.m.
  • The ride begins and ends at the Wave Pool at Bayou Segnette State Park 7777 Westbank Expressway
  • Westwego, LA 70094
  • Admission: $30 Adult Rider (Early Bird Special..$35 after October 19th) $15 Child Rider (ages 13-17)
  • Contact: (504) 835-3880
  • Visit Website


Only minutes from New Orleans, the Jefferson Chamber's Tour de Jefferson family bike ride is a truly unique way to experience the scenery of Louisiana's heartland. With three different routes to choose from (11, 37 or 50 miles), the whole family can participate!

 

Friday Nov 07, 2014


Live Music at The Red Maple
  • November 07, 2014
  • 6:30-9:30 p.m.
  • The Red Maple Restaurant
  • 1036 Lafayette Street
  • Gretna, LA 70053
  • Contact: Mary Romano


Enjoy live music every Friday night while dining at The Red Maple in Historic Gretna. A series of well known local musicians will entertain guests as they dine on succulent steaks and Louisiana seafood this summer. Featured artists Riccardo Crespo, Javier Gutierrez and Danielle Spadavecchia will alternate Fridays from 6:30-9:30 p.m.Visit www.theredmaple.com for details.

Oyster Festival - St. Clement of Rome Parish
  • November 07, 2014 - November 09, 2014
  • 11/7-6pm-11pm; 11/8-11am-11pm; 11/9-11pm-8pm
  • 3978 W. Esplanade Ave.
  • Metairie, LA
  • Admission: Free Admission


Local parish fair with live local bands each day and evening.  Rides, Games, food, beer, oysters, oysters and oysters!

Pecan Festival - St. Rita Parish
  • November 07, 2014 - November 09, 2014
  • 11/7-6pm-12am; 11/8-12pm-12am; 11/9-11am-11pm
  • 7100 Jefferson Highway-St. Rita School Parish
  • Jefferson, LA
  • Admission: Free Admission


Local parish fair with Live Local Bands, Rides, Games, food, beer - celebrate the Louisiana pecan!

 

Saturday Nov 08, 2014


Oyster Festival - St. Clement of Rome Parish
  • November 08, 2014 - November 09, 2014
  • 11/7-6pm-11pm; 11/8-11am-11pm; 11/9-11pm-8pm
  • 3978 W. Esplanade Ave.
  • Metairie, LA
  • Admission: Free Admission


Local parish fair with live local bands each day and evening.  Rides, Games, food, beer, oysters, oysters and oysters!

Pecan Festival - St. Rita Parish
  • November 08, 2014 - November 09, 2014
  • 11/7-6pm-12am; 11/8-12pm-12am; 11/9-11am-11pm
  • 7100 Jefferson Highway-St. Rita School Parish
  • Jefferson, LA
  • Admission: Free Admission


Local parish fair with Live Local Bands, Rides, Games, food, beer - celebrate the Louisiana pecan!

 

Sunday Nov 09, 2014


Oyster Festival - St. Clement of Rome Parish
  • November 09, 2014
  • 11/7-6pm-11pm; 11/8-11am-11pm; 11/9-11pm-8pm
  • 3978 W. Esplanade Ave.
  • Metairie, LA
  • Admission: Free Admission


Local parish fair with live local bands each day and evening.  Rides, Games, food, beer, oysters, oysters and oysters!

Pecan Festival - St. Rita Parish
  • November 09, 2014
  • 11/7-6pm-12am; 11/8-12pm-12am; 11/9-11am-11pm
  • 7100 Jefferson Highway-St. Rita School Parish
  • Jefferson, LA
  • Admission: Free Admission


Local parish fair with Live Local Bands, Rides, Games, food, beer - celebrate the Louisiana pecan!

 

Friday Nov 14, 2014


Live Music at The Red Maple
  • November 14, 2014
  • 6:30-9:30 p.m.
  • The Red Maple Restaurant
  • 1036 Lafayette Street
  • Gretna, LA 70053
  • Contact: Mary Romano


Enjoy live music every Friday night while dining at The Red Maple in Historic Gretna. A series of well known local musicians will entertain guests as they dine on succulent steaks and Louisiana seafood this summer. Featured artists Riccardo Crespo, Javier Gutierrez and Danielle Spadavecchia will alternate Fridays from 6:30-9:30 p.m.Visit www.theredmaple.com for details.

 

Saturday Nov 15, 2014


Kenner Rivertown Farmer's Market
  • November 15, 2014
  • 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
  • Historic Rivertown, Kenner Heritage Park 303 Williams Boulevard
  • Kenner, LA 70062
  • Admission: Free
  • Visit Website


Farmer's Market - every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month in the Heritage Park at historic Rivertown in Kenner.  Beautiful setting throughout the park.  Free admission and free parking.  A must do for locals and visitors alike...fresh produce, plants & crafts.  

Featured Event

Fat City Fest - 1st Annual!
  • November 15, 2014
  • 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Fat City - 18th Street blocked-off from Severn Avenue to Edenborn Street
  • Metairie, La 70002
  • Contact: 504-835-3880
  • Visit Website


The Jefferson Chamber Young Professionals present the First Annual Fat City Festival to Jefferson Parish. This festival will showcase the heart of Fat City and the changes that have been made over the years. Also, this festival will be a way to spotlight Fat City and the redevelopment that has occurred. There will be live music, food & drink vendors, giveaways, contests, high school bands, face painting and more. Rummel High School band and Grace King High School band will be performing some of their football songs for us to start off the festival. Bag of Doughnuts will then be performing the rest of the festival. There will be food, drink, and craft vendors at this festival as well.

 

Friday Nov 21, 2014


Live Music at The Red Maple
  • November 21, 2014
  • 6:30-9:30 p.m.
  • The Red Maple Restaurant
  • 1036 Lafayette Street
  • Gretna, LA 70053
  • Contact: Mary Romano


Enjoy live music every Friday night while dining at The Red Maple in Historic Gretna. A series of well known local musicians will entertain guests as they dine on succulent steaks and Louisiana seafood this summer. Featured artists Riccardo Crespo, Javier Gutierrez and Danielle Spadavecchia will alternate Fridays from 6:30-9:30 p.m.Visit www.theredmaple.com for details.

 

Saturday Nov 22, 2014


Santa's Arrival at The Esplanade
  • November 22, 2014
  • 10 a.m.
  • The Esplanade
  • 1401 W Esplanade Ave
  • Kenner, LA 70065
  • Contact: Kate Shambrook


Kenner-area children and their families and VISITORS to our parish are invited to The Esplanade to help welcome Santa Claus back to his home for the holidays. Santa’s Arrival will take place by Café du Monde, and children will have a chance to decorate cookies and enjoy some fun and games with the big guy himself.

 

Friday Nov 28, 2014


Live Music at The Red Maple
  • November 28, 2014
  • 6:30-9:30 p.m.
  • The Red Maple Restaurant
  • 1036 Lafayette Street
  • Gretna, LA 70053
  • Contact: Mary Romano


Enjoy live music every Friday night while dining at The Red Maple in Historic Gretna. A series of well known local musicians will entertain guests as they dine on succulent steaks and Louisiana seafood this summer. Featured artists Riccardo Crespo, Javier Gutierrez and Danielle Spadavecchia will alternate Fridays from 6:30-9:30 p.m.Visit www.theredmaple.com for details.

 

Friday Dec 05, 2014


Live Music at The Red Maple
  • December 05, 2014
  • 6:30-9:30 p.m.
  • The Red Maple Restaurant
  • 1036 Lafayette Street
  • Gretna, LA 70053
  • Contact: Mary Romano


Enjoy live music every Friday night while dining at The Red Maple in Historic Gretna. A series of well known local musicians will entertain guests as they dine on succulent steaks and Louisiana seafood this summer. Featured artists Riccardo Crespo, Javier Gutierrez and Danielle Spadavecchia will alternate Fridays from 6:30-9:30 p.m.Visit www.theredmaple.com for details.

 

Saturday Dec 06, 2014


Breakfast with Santa
  • December 06, 2014
  • 8:30 a.m.
  • The Esplanade
  • 1401 W Esplanade Ave
  • Kenner, LA 70065
  • Contact: Kate Shambrook


Local children and Visting kids can make sure Santa hears their wishes at The Esplanade’s Breakfast With Santa event. Attendees can enjoy complimentary beignets, beverages and a little one-on-one time with Old Saint Nick.

Kenner Rivertown Farmer's Market
  • December 06, 2014
  • 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
  • Historic Rivertown, Kenner Heritage Park 303 Williams Boulevard
  • Kenner, LA 70062
  • Admission: Free
  • Visit Website


Farmer's Market - every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month in the Heritage Park at historic Rivertown in Kenner.  Beautiful setting throughout the park.  Free admission and free parking.  A must do for locals and visitors alike...fresh produce, plants & crafts.  

 

Sunday Dec 07, 2014


Caring Santa at The Esplanade
  • December 07, 2014
  • 9 a.m.
  • The Esplanade
  • 1401 W Esplanade Ave
  • Kenner, LA 70065
  • Contact: Kate Shambrook


Families with special needs children are invited to have their picture taken with Santa in a calm and comfortable environment. During the Caring Santa event, The Esplanade will dim the lights, turn off distracting music and reduce other sensory triggers to ensure a magical visit with Santa.

 

Friday Dec 12, 2014


Live Music at The Red Maple
  • December 12, 2014
  • 6:30-9:30 p.m.
  • The Red Maple Restaurant
  • 1036 Lafayette Street
  • Gretna, LA 70053
  • Contact: Mary Romano


Enjoy live music every Friday night while dining at The Red Maple in Historic Gretna. A series of well known local musicians will entertain guests as they dine on succulent steaks and Louisiana seafood this summer. Featured artists Riccardo Crespo, Javier Gutierrez and Danielle Spadavecchia will alternate Fridays from 6:30-9:30 p.m.Visit www.theredmaple.com for details.

 

 



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