Looking for things to do with the kiddos over the next few weekends? No need to spend hours digging around though different calendars. Here’s a list of fun activities you can do without heading to far away from home. We will add more as we find them, or feel free to comment and let us know what you are doing for weekend fun!
Parents’ Night Out! (6pm-10pm; Aldersgate UMC Children’s Ministry, Slidell) – The AUMC Children’s Ministry is hosting our 1st Parents’ Night Out event! Children Ages 3 – 12 , $20 per child. Pizza, Bounce House, Games, and a Movie. Registration Forms are available in the church office and by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org
Relay for Life of West St Tammany (11:30am – 9pm: Lakeview Medical Center, Covington) – Join us for a fun family day, where all proceeds go to cancer research and programs for cancer patients.
Northshore Women’s Expo (10am – 4pm; Castine Center, Mandeville) – Enjoy a day especially designed for you to relax, refresh and rejuvenate! Featuring vendors, a fabulous fashion show, guest speakers and so much more. Adult $10, Youth: $5
St. Tammany Crab Festival 2017 (Sept 9-10th, 11am -10pm; Heritage Park, Slidell) – Each Year, the ST. Tammany Crab Festival presents a wide variety of good food, wholesome family fun and entertainment, making it the largest and most diverse family oriented event on Louisiana’s north shore.
STPCA’s Blood Drive & Car Show For Liam Dawsey (9am -3pm; Covington Trailhead, Covington) – This year, Lifeshare’s Blood Bus will be on-site & all blood donated will be given to little Liam Dawsey of Covington, La. Liam was diagnosed with Pre B-cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) on January 24, 2017. If you would like to stay up-to-date on Liam’s journey through ALL. his facebook page is https://www.facebook.com/teamliam2/
Super Hero Run (7:30am -10am; TerraBella Village, Covington) – 5K and 1 mile fun run at TerraBella hosted by Run for Home.
Kids Night Out! (6pm-10pm; X Fusion Family Arena, Covington) – Drop your children off ages 4-15 to enjoy activities such as: Black Light Rock Climbing, Zip Line, Obstacle Course, Recreational Sports, Ninja Tunnel, Pizza/Movie, Arena Games. $30 per child 6-10pm or $20 or 2hrs of your choice ask for sibling discounts!
Pollination Celebration 2017 (9am -3pm; Hammond Research Station, Hammond) – Speakers, hands-on activities, fun, food and shopping for the entire family. Learn more about pollinators, make a hummingbird feeder or bee house and visit the Auduvon BugMobile.
Northshore on Tap (1pm -5pm; Northshore Harbor Center, Slidell) – We are proud to announce that the focus of this year’s festival will be the home brewers! With such a positive response about our home brewers area last year, we are expanding it this year.
Nerf Rival Battle (4:30pm -6pm; X Fusion Family Arena, Covington) – Ages 6-up are welcome to come enjoy our Nerf Rival Battle from 4:30-6pm on Friday September 22nd. Only $10 for admission.
Touch a Truck (10am – 1pm; Church of the King, Mandeville) – Touch a Truck is a family event where kids and adults have the opportunity to see, touch, interact with and learn about dozens of vehicles.
Brews Arts Festival 2017 (5pm – 9pm; Hammond Regional Art Center, Hammond) – HRAC’s 8th annual Brews Arts Festival brings together local artists and local artisan beers, and will take place behind the Arts Center in the Morrison Alley Parking Lot off North Cypress St. in downtown Hammond.
Parent’s Night Out Art & Pizza Party (6:30pm -8:30pm; Brushworks Academy of Covington) – Art project with pizza and drinks. $45/child (supplies and pizza included).
Play It Safe (10am -1pm; Cate Square Park, Hammond) – The goal of Play It Safe is to increase safety awareness through education, demonstrations and activities for families with children ages 12 and under.
Did we miss an event? Please let us know in the comments and we will update our list.