QUE PASA –Cinco De Mayo Celebration on Saturday May 5th. A portion of the parking lot will be opened up for a spacewalk/slide for kids and music under the tent by "Band on the Run" from 5pm-9pm.
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.
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
GREAT AMERICAN STEAMBOAT MAY SCHEDULE:
The steamboat will land in St. Francisville on May 19, May 24, and May 31, 2012. They will be in port from 8am until 1pm.
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 225 931-3664 or 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.
ST. FRANCISVILLE FARMERS MARKET- OPEN OPEN OPEN
The farmers market is open year round on Thursdays and Saturdays from 9am until 1pm on Wilcox Street.
COMMUNITY MARKET Saturday-May 19, 2012
The Community Market is every third Saturday in Parker Park from 9am until 1pm. We have music, baked goods, handmade jewelry, clothes, arrowheads, photography, bows, homemade bread and vegetables in season. Come out and support our Local Artists.
Upcoming Summer Events:
St. Francisville Transitory Theatre presents their Summer of Theatre 2012
June 1, 2 and 3 – Our First Musical, "Last Five Years" – Old Market Hall
July 10, 11, 12, 16 and 17 – "The Matchmaker" by Thornton Wilder – Hemingbough
July 20, 21 and 22 – "La Concierge Solitaire" by Matthew Morris and Andrew Farrier – Old Market Hall
July 27 and 28 – " The New Play Festival" with new plays by you – Old Market Hall.