Welcome to St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana's Northshore. We are 45 minutes north of New Orleans and the natural choice for families, foodies, nature and art lovers, and golfers. Find festivals, go shopping, tour Abita Brewery, try tubing, fishing, cycle the Tammany Trace or take a swamp tour, enjoy a wine tasting.
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Jazz'n the Vines at Pontchartrain Vineyards Outdoor Concert Series Featuring Louisiana Music & Local Wine Pontchartrain Vineyards touts
its outdoor concert series, Jazz’n the Vines, as “The Northshore’s Premier Music Concert Series.”
Sip wine under the stars in the vineyard as you sway to music from Swingaroux (5/2), Waylon Thibodeaux (5/16), The Roamin’ Jasmine (5/30),
Amanda Shaw & the Cute Guys (6/13), and Los Po-Boy-Citos (6/27).
Plan to bring a blanket and chairs, flashlight, picnic dinner, and share a bottle of Pontchartrain Vineyards' wine with friends.
Taste Le Trolley, Dah Red, Zydeco Rosato and more. Admission $10, children 17 & under FREE.
No outside alcohol allowed.
Saturday, May 9, 2015 on the Tchefuncte River Over 40 teams from the Gulf States, California, and Canada are expected to compete in the 6th Annual Walgreens International Dragon Boat Festival in Madisonville.
Elaborately painted boats - manned by dragon boat teams of twenty people paddling in unison to a drummer’s beat - will race on the Tchefuncte River in
Madisonville from approximately 9:00am - 4:00pm. There’s fun for the whole family at the Walgreens Health and Wellness Village, and live music by the Gypsy River Band starting at noon.
Park at the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Maritime Museum.
Louisiana Veterans Festival at the Northshore Harbor Center in Slidell Saturday, May 16 from 11:00 AM – 9:00 PM The East St. Tammany Habitat for Humanity presents a day of tribute and honor for all veterans,
a program to benefit the organization's Veterans' Build Program.
A special Veteran’s Tribute Ceremony will be held from 2:00 – 3:00 PM featuring Special Guest Speaker Lt. General Russel Honoré.
Activities include a car show, kids’ activities, arts and crafts sale, food and drinks, and music.
The musical lineup includes Witness, Bag of Donuts, The TopCats, and The Molly Ringwalds.
For more info, go to www.laveteransfestival.com