Events

April 3, 2012

Editor’s Picks for April

Chauvin Folk Art Festival and Blessing of the Fleet – April 15 To mark the beginning of the shrimping season, outgoing boats lined with colorful flags are blessed […]
May 2, 2012

Pre-Pilgrim dugout among center’s attractions

On the corner of Main and Lafourche streets in Lockport lies a building filled with boats of the past and present. At the Center for Traditional […]
May 2, 2012

Nine ways to spend the Dog Days

Schools dismiss this month and thus commence the anticipated Summer Break. For teachers and students alike, this means sleeping in and trying to figure out ways […]
January 2, 2013

Twelfth Nigh cedes to Carnival, king cake

The official bridge between the seasons celebrating intimate gifts from loved ones and the bombardment of gaudy throws from ornamented floats is Jan. 6. Celebrated locally […]