St. Francisville, La., "Happenings Newsletter" - Entertainment, Festivals and Events.
HAPPENINGS: The newsletter to discover what's happening in St. Francisville and West Feliciana Parish. Periodically articles from the "Friends of St. Francisville" blog will be added to this newsletter. Following these article introductions you will find the most updated news on upcoming local events. A good source to find updates on festivals can also be found on the St. Francisville Festival website.
What’s coming up in St. Francisville
Music at The Mag in May
Friday May 15 – Gary Bello
Saturday-May 16 – Sugar and Honey
Friday May 22 – Jim Voohries
Saturday-May 23 – Eric di Santo Band
Friday May 29 – The Delta Drifters
FARMER’S MARKET EVERY THURSDAY AND SATURDAY ON WILCOX ST.
9am-1pm Support our local farmers
ROSEDOWN PLANTATION STATE HISTORIC SITE OFFERS IN MAY
Photo Day at Rosedown SHS May 7 and 21st 5pm-8pm. This is a paid evening program. The park will stay open until dark on designated days. Each person will pay $15.00 to take pictures throughout the grounds, but not in buildings, from 5pm until dark around 8pm. Photographers will make reservations in advance to take the desirable sunset pictures of Rosedown. Payment will be required before 5pm and a parking pass will be issued. For more information call 635-3110.
Behind the Scenes Tour on Saturday May 16th starting at 10:30am. A guided tour of rarely seen aspects of Rosedown, focusing on the working side of a high visitation historic site. Visitors will get to view the attic of the main house and the production greenhouse, learning the “nuts and bolts” of what makes Rosedown tick.
WEST FELICIANA PARISH LIBRARY
Come test your skills to see if you would survive in the HUNGER GAMES – Saturday May 23 from 4pm-6pm
Make a reservation at 635-3364
FELICIANA ROAD RACE – SUNDAY MAY 24TH
This is an annual bike ride that starts and finishes at 13918 Highway 421. Looks like the first riders will start at 9am.
For information online USACycling
WALKER PERCY WEEKEND – JUNE 5-7, 2015
A LITERARY FESTIVAL CELEBRATING THE ACCLAIMED NOVELIST'S LIFE AND WORK.