Special Events


Hot August Night

2 W Thomas St
Hammond, LA 70401
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Strawberries, Guns, And Milk

Location: Vonnie Bordon Theater, Hammond, LA

Please prepare a 60-90 second comedic monologue. Cold reads will be available. "In the Woods of what will one day become Hammond, LA a traveling troupe of theatre artist attempt to bring shakespeare to the citizens of Tangipahoa, but the citizens want the future, not the past!

Join Terrence Toddington Tuppensworth III and his troupe of players as they show the people of Tangipahoa their future greatness and learn a little something about small town stories.


150th Celebration for Tangipahoa Parish

Event Location: Florida Parishes Arena, Amite, LA 70422

Join us to commemorate and honor our proud past, recognize the milestones that made significant impact along the way, and reflect our promising future. Event includes: Opening Ceremony, historical exhibit, video documentary, entertainment, lots of fun activities for kids, concession, celebration cake galore and so much more.


Tour de Tangipahoa

SLU Campus (Cooke Field), Hammond, LA
6:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Hammond, LA – Kiwanis Club
Judy Couvillion 985-507-7312
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TPSO Mounted Division Rodeo

Florida Parishes Arena
1301 NW Central Ave., Amite, LA 70442
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A Night in Little Italy

Independence Italian Cultural Museum
524 Pine St.
Independence, LA 70443
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Tangipahoa Parish Fair
OCTOBER 3 - 6, 2019

Tangipahoa Parish Fair

400 Reid Ave.
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Created in 1888, this is the oldest fair in the State of Louisiana. This fair features more than just carnival rides. Live music, pie eating contests, a cook-off and 4-H exhibits are just some of the family-friendly entertainment you can expect!


Vintage Market Days of Southeast Louisiana

Friday – Saturday 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sunday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Vintage Market Days is an upscale vintage-inspired indoor open air market featuring original art, antiques, clothing, jewelry, handmade treasures, home décor, outdoor furnishings, consumable yummies, seasonal plantings and a little more. Vintage Market Days events are so much more than a flea market. Each Vintage Market Days event is a unique opportunity for vendors to display their talents and passions in creative venues.

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Ponchatoula Antique Trade Days
NOVEMBER 1–3, 2019

Ponchatoula Antique Trade Days — Art & Crafts Fair

Downtown Commuter Parking Lot
S.E. Railroad Ave.
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This sweet tradition has been taking place since 2006. This biannual event is held the first weekend of March and November in Downtown Ponchatoula with over 200 local and national vendors selling antique and original crafts, collectibles and works of art.

NOVEMBER 2, 2019

15 Mile Yard Sale

Husser Volunteer Fire Department
56298 Highway 445, Husser, Louisiana 70442
Click Here to open a map of the official route!
(The official route starts at the Wilmer Quickstop at Highway 10 and Highway 1061, and travels down Highway 1061 to Friendship Church Road. It crosses Highway 16 to Highway 445 and continues down to the Husser Fire Department.)

For More Information: 985-748-4914

Louisiana Renaissance Festival
NOVEMBER 2,3,9,10,16,17,23,24,29,30 AND DECEMBER 1,7 & 8 2019

Louisiana Renaissance Festival

46468 River Rd.
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The Louisiana Renaissance Festival is one of the most unique festivals in Tangipahoa Parish. This festival transforms into a theme park, shopping destination and an educational experience. Take a trip back in time to the 14th century with more than a dozen authentic professional performers and over 50 shows!


Camp Moore Reenactment

Camp Moore Museum
70640 Camp Moore Rd.
Tangipahoa, LA 70465