Lifetimes

a guide to festivities around the state

Christmas Flotilla, Cane River Lake, Natchitoches, Dec. 4.

PHOTOGRAPH COURTESY Evin Thayer Studios

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Northern Louisiana
Nov. 1. Antique Alley Fall and Holiday Open House. Antique Alley, Trenton Street, West Monroe (318) 387-1933.

Nov. 3. Guest Artist on Campus Series: Bruce Tychinski. ULM-Emy Lou Biednharn Recital Hall, Monroe (381) 342-1414.

Nov. 5. ULM Music Recital. ULM-Emy Lou Biednharn Recital Hall, Monroe (381) 342-1414.

Nov. 5. Louisiana Character and Leadership Development Symposium. Shreveport Convention Center, Shreveport (318) 798-4177.

Nov. 5-8. Barefoot in the Park. Strauss Theatre, Monroe (318) 323-6681.

Nov. 6. Maze featuring Frankie Beverly and Babyface Concert. Shreveport Convention Center, Shreveport, ticketmaster.com.

Nov. 7. 2nd Annual Car Show to benefit Children’s Miracle Network. Louisiana State University in Shreveport – LSUS, Shreveport (318) 797-5000.

Nov. 12-15. Barefoot in the Park. Strauss Theatre, Monroe (318) 323-6681.

Nov. 14. Highland Jazz and Blues Festival. Columbia Park, Shreveport (318) 869-5706.

Nov. 14-15. Annual Mistletoe and More Show. West Monroe Convention Center, West Monroe (318) 470-6714.

Nov. 17. Louisiana Teen Challenge Fundraiser Banquet. Shreveport Convention Center, Shreveport (318) 648-2426.

Nov. 17. Garden Path: Thanksgiving Tablescapes Featuring Phyllis Gordon. Biedenharn Museum and Gardens, Monroe (318) 387-5281.

Nov. 20. The Corn Maze and Haunted Maze. Country Fun Farms, Dixie (318) 678-1333.

Nov. 20-22. Crop 4 the Cure. West Monroe Convention Center, West Monroe (318) 801-0256.

Nov. 20-29. Bayou Bowl: $5 All-You-Can-Bowl. Bayou Bowl Family Fun Center, Monroe (318) 325-2062.

Nov. 21- Jan. 30. Masur Museum of Art presents Louisiana artist Johnthan Pellitteri. Masur Museum of Art, Monroe (318) 329-2237.

Nov. 27 – Dec. 20. Christmas in Roseland. Gardens of the American Rose Center, Shreveport (318) 938-5534.

Nov. 28. Christmas in Plain Dealing. Downtown Park, Plain Dealing (318) 326-4234.

Nov. 28-Dec. 20. Santa’s Christmas Village at the Children’s Museum. The Children’s Museum, Monroe (318) 361-9611. 

Nov. 30 – Dec. 4. 2009 Annual Art Sale. ULM Bry Art Gallery, Monroe (318) 342-1414.

Dec. 1. ULM Chamber Arts Brass Ensemble. Biedenharn Museum & Gardens – Fountain Room, Monroe (318) 342-1414.

Dec. 1-31. Christmas at the Biedenharn. Biedenharn Museum & Gardens, Monroe (318) 387-5281.

Dec. 2 – 3. BPPC’s Annual Christmas Show. Bossier Parish Community College Performing Arts Theater, Bossier City (318) 678-6021.

Dec. 3. Downtown Gallery Crawl. Downtown, Monroe and West Monroe (318) 329-1921.

Dec. 3-5. Christmas Open House. Biedenharn Museum and Gardens, Monroe (318) 387-5281.

Dec. 4-7. Christmas on the River Festival Weekend. Downtown, Monroe and West Monroe (318) 387-5691.

Dec. 5. R.W. Norton Christmas Tour. R.W. Norton Art Gallery, Shreveport (318) 865-4201.

Dec. 5. Christmas on Caddo Fireworks Festival. Earl G. Williams Park, Oil City (318) 995-7139.

Dec. 5. 3rd Annual Bawcomville Redneck Christmas Parade. Bawcomville, West Monroe (318) 388-5858.

Dec. 5. Cottonland Christmas Parade. Downtown, Monroe and West Monore (318) 381-4203.

Dec. 5. Jaycees Christmas Fireworks. Ouachita River, Monroe and West Monroe (318) 387-5691.

Dec. 5. Strauss Young Troupe – Madeline’s Christmas. Strauss Theatre, Monroe (318) 323-0474.

Dec. 5. Holiday Pops with Synergy. Monroe Civic Center, Monore (318) 812-6761.

Dec. 5. Caldwell Country Christmas Parade and Fireworks. Main Street, Columbia (318) 649-0726.

Dec. 8. ULM Presidential Lyceum Series: Thomas L. Friedman. Brown Theatre,  Monroe (318) 432-5447.

Dec. 10-12. Christmas Open House. Biedenharn Museum and Gardens, Monroe (318) 387-5281.

Dec. 12. Benton Christmas on the Square. Heritage Village, Benton (318) 742-5645.

Dec. 12. Strauss Young Troupe – Madeline’s Christmas. Strauss Theatre, Monroe (318) 323-0474.

Dec. 12. Christmas on the River “Old-Fashioned Christmas” Weekend. Antique Alley, West Monroe (318) 387-5691.

Dec. 18-Jan. 3. Bayou Bowl: $5 All You Can Bowl. Bayou Bowl Family Fun Center, Monroe (318) 325-2062.

Dec. 19. Louisiana Delta Ballet Gala: Polar Express. Monroe Civic Center – Jack Howard Theatre, Monroe (318) 345-1155.

Dec. 20. Gingerbread House Competition. Sci-Port: Louisiana’s Science Center, Shreveport (318) 424-3466.

Dec. 28. AdvoCare V100 Independence Bowl. Independence Stadium, Shreveport (318) 673-6500.
 

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