Category: Music and Cultural Events

So Many Events This October It’s Scary!

All month long, Tangipahoa Parish is filled with events from car shows, to cook-off contests, blues & jazz festivals, fun runs, and so much more! Whether you enjoy reminiscing the days of yesteryear or prefer more modern forms of entertainment, the Hammond/Amite, LA area is jam packed with activities to get you out of the

Festivals Acadiens et Créoles Celebrates 43rd Anniversary

Festivals Acadiens et Créoles More than 80 years ago folklorists John and Alan Lomax visited South Louisiana to record Cajun and Creole songs to be added to the Library of Congress Archive of American Folk Song (now the Archive of Folk Culture). It was the first time Cajun and Creole songs were captured on tape