Category Archives: Fun Area Events

Outdoor Christmas Movie Night

Looking for something to do this weekend? Bring the kids out to Jambalaya Park for Volunteer Ascension’s Christmas Movie Night. This year they will be showing Frosty’s Winter Wonderland and also Mickey’s Twice Upon A Christmas. Admission is free with a canned good and the first 50 Families to arrive will receive a special gift. Doors […]





The Results Are In!

Our 2nd Annual Halloween Pumpkin Carving Contest has come to completion and the results are in! We had some outstanding entries this year and I appreciate everyone that took the time to participate. I am always so amazed at how creative my clients are with their pumpkins. I hope you had fun with your families doing this! […]


2016 Greater Baton Rouge Mardi Gras Parade Schedule

  * Friday, January 29, 2016     Krewe of Artemis Parade     7:00pm     Downtown Baton Rouge * Saturday, January 30, 2016    Krewe Mystique de la Capitale     2:00pm     Downtown Baton Rouge * Saturday, January 30, 2016     Krewe of Orion     6:30pm     Downtown Baton Rouge * Sunday, January 31, 2016    Krewe of Mutts     2:00pm     Downtown Baton Rouge * […]


Gonzales Christmas Parade 2014

It’s that time of the year again! Time for the ever growing Gonzales Christmas Parade! This year the parade will be on Sunday, December 14, 2014. The parade will begin at 2:00pm, starting at East Ascension High School and making it’s way down Burnside ending at Airline Highway. Once again sponsored by the Jambalaya Festival […]


Christmas in Galvez

The Galvez-Lake Volunteer Fire Department will be caroling and escorting Santa through the Galvez neighborhoods again this year! They will be collecting non-perishable food items, canned goods, new unwrapped toys and monetary donations while they are out., Thursday, December 4: Lake Martin, Jim Mayers, Lake Settlement, Lake Crossing & Lake Meadow Friday, December 5: Graystone, […]


2012 Holiday Events In and Around Ascension Parish

Gonzales December 4: 21st Annual Gonzales Christmas Tree Lighting 6:00 pm December 9: Gonzales Christmas Parade 2:00 pm Prairieville Christmas Caroling with Galvez-Lake Volunteer Fire Dept. Santa will ride through the neighborhoods handing out candy canes and collecting can goods and new unwrapped toys. See the full schedule here: http://www.galvezlakefiredept.org/untitled3.html Baton Rouge December 8: Cortana […]


2012 Mardi Gras Parade Schedule for Greater Baton Rouge and Surrounding Areas

It’s Carnival Time! Start practicing your chant so YOU can catch the most beads… “Throw Me Somethin’ Mister!” *Sunday, January 29th: 1:30PM : The 2012 Krewe of Mutts Parade – www.caaws.org *Saturday, February 4th: 1:00PM: Walker Mardi Gras Parade – www.walker.la.us/MardiGras 6:00PM : Krewe Of Jupiter & Juno – www.kreweofjupiter.com *Friday, February 10th: 7:00PM: Krewe […]