MUSIC AT THE MAG –April 20, 2012 Little Hub & Will
April 27, 2012 The Delta Drifters
April 28, 2012 19th Century Music
QUE PASA –April 20, 2012 Vida Duet
April 21, 2012–Kenny Acosta
IMAHARA'S BOTANICAL GARDEN
Will be open Saturday and Sunday for tours. On Saturdays the tour times are 10am, 1pm and 3pm
Sundays the tour times are 1pm and 3pm.
April -Topiaries & Poodles
May -Birds & Butterflies
June – Crape Myrtle Magic
July – Crape Myrtle Magic
Admission fee $10.00 for adults, $8.00 for seniors and 16 and under free.
For more information 225 635 6001
MERLOT & MASTERPIECES –FRIDAY APRIL 20, 2012
Jackson Hall at 7pm, the Women's Service League will be hosting Merlot and Masterpieces. Guest artist Elizabeth Leake Mackey will instruct you to paint your own Masterpiece. Art supplies and food will be provided, you bring your own wine. A Silent Auction will display artwork by local artists. Tickets are $40.00 per person and can be purchased online at www.womensserviceleague.com
ANGOLA PRISON RODEO WEEKEND – APRIL 21 & 22, 2012
Visit the Wildest Show on Earth. For tickets angolaprisonrodeo.com or call 225 655 4411.
COMMUNITY MARKET – SATURDAY APRIL 21, 2012 in Parker Park
Join local entrepreneurs while they sell their craft anything from clothes, jewelry, arrow heads, honey, art, photography and baked goods from 9am until 1pm. Kevin Johnson will sing from 10am until Noon.
GREAT AMERICAN STEAMBOAT SATURDAY APRIL 21, 2012
The American Queen will land at the river Saturday morning and disembarking there passengers into town around 8:30am, they will be in town until 1pm.
BEAUTIFUL CREATURES CASTING CALL –SATURDAY APRIL 21, 2012
The movie Beautiful Creatures will be hosting a casting call from 11am until 1pm at the Magnuson Hotel in the Plantation Room.
They are seeking males 18 to 35 for a Civil War flashback, women and men 25 to 60 for townspeople and young women and men 18 to 24 to portray high school students. For more information call Batherson Casting 504-224-2212 or www.bathersoncasting.com.
ROSEDOWN PLANTATION STATE HISTORIC SITE – SATURDAY APRIL 21, 2012
Demonstrations of the Lost Arts of the 19th century. The April program will feature the "Lost Art of Kitemaking".
For more information call 225 635 3110.
MAY BRINGS EVEN MORE EVENTS:
THE LIFE OF JESUS CHRIST at Angola on May 3, 4, and 5, 2012
Gates open at 9am, play starts at 10am. This two hour play, as performed by a cast of offenders from Louisiana State Penitentiary and Louisiana Correctional Institute for Women depicts the complete story of Jesus' life and resurrection. These performances will be presented as a live outdoor event of the grounds of Louisiana State Penitentiary-Angola. Tickets are $10.00 per person and can be purchased from the Louisiana Prison Chapel foundation by calling 225 931-3664or the LSP Museum 225 655-2592.
ARTS FOR ALL – MOTHERS DAY TOUR OF AREA ART GALLERIES – May 13, 2012
The tour will take place from 1pm until 5pm, the participating galleries are home of Murrell Butler, Michael Miller and Sam and Noelle Leblanc. Tickets are $25.00 per person, for more information call 225 635 3665 or visit the Birdman.
COMMUNITY MARKET May 19, 2012
The 19th Hole will be open for Mothers Day
Patrick's Fine Jewelry is excited to announce that they are now carrying Mignon Faget Hand Crafted Jewelry, Unique Glassware & Gift Items. Just in time for Mother's Day - May 13th and upcoming Graduations. Visit us soon to see this Louisiana inspired collection located in Spring Creek Shopping Center.