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Mardi Gras parades, art exhibitions, outdoor markets, concerts, and annual events are among the many events in Monroe-West Monroe throughout the year. With such grand goings-on as the Krewe of Janus Mardi Gras Parade, Landry Vineyard Outdoor Concerts, Christmas on the River, and sporting events, there’s always something happening in this North Louisiana vacation destination. Use the calendar below to select the type of event and specify the start and end date, or scroll down the page to see if anything catches your attention. Make sure to add your event of choice to your trip itinerary so you don’t miss out on the fun while you’re in town.

Calendar of Events

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Miss Louisiana Pageant

W.L. "Jack" Howard Theatre at the Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 06/22/2017 - 06/24/2017

Bayou Jamb 7 on 7

ULM Malone Stadium
514 Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 06/23/2017 - 06/24/2017

"A Night of the Arts"

Palace Park
220 DeSiard Street, Monroe

Dates: 06/23/2017 - 06/23/2017

Downtown Cinema presents: The LEGO Movie

Palace Park
Corner of Jackson and DeSiard, Monroe

Dates: 06/24/2017 - 06/24/2017

Bulls in the Streets

Flying Tiger Brewery
506 North 2nd Street, Monroe

Dates: 06/24/2017 - 06/24/2017

Prehistoric Pottery Making

Poverty Point World Heritage Site
6859 Highway 577, Pioneer

Dates: 07/01/2017 - 07/01/2017

Patriots in the Park BBQ Lunch Fundraiser

American Legion Hall
401 Forsythe Avenue, Monroe

Dates: 07/01/2017 - 07/01/2017

4th of July Fireworks Spectacular

RiverMarket
316 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 07/01/2017 - 07/01/2017

Death By Disco Dinner Theatre

Strauss Theatre Center
1300 Lamy Lane, MONROE

Dates: 07/07/2017 - 07/08/2017

Death By Disco Dinner Theatre

Strauss Theatre Center
1300 Lamy Lane, MONROE

Dates: 07/14/2017 - 07/15/2017

Pat Green at Live Oaks

Live Oaks Bar & Ballroom
209 Olive St., Monroe

Dates: 07/15/2017 - 07/15/2017

Stonerpop Comes to Enoch's!

Enoch's Irish Pub
507 Louisville Avenue, Monroe

Dates: 07/15/2017 - 07/15/2017

Business Expo 2017

West Monroe Convention Center
901 Ridge Avenue, West Monroe

Dates: 07/20/2017 - 07/20/2017

Free Kayak Classes

Black Bayou Lake National Wildlife Refuge
480 Richland Pl Drive, Monroe

Dates: 07/22/2017 - 07/22/2017

Earth Oven Demonstration

Poverty Point World Heritage Site
6859 Highway 577, Pioneer

Dates: 07/22/2017 - 07/22/2017

Tito-Palooza

Live Oaks Bar & Ballroom
209 Olive St., Monroe

Dates: 07/22/2017 - 07/22/2017

17th Annual Bayou Black Open Rodeo

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 07/22/2017 - 07/22/2017

A Choral Directors Review

ULM Emy-Lou Biedenharn Recital Hall
700 University Ave., Monroe

Dates: 07/27/2017 - 07/27/2017

Downtown Cinema presents: Little Rascals

Palace Park
220 DeSiard Street, Monroe

Dates: 07/29/2017 - 07/29/2017

Landry Vineyards presents: Paul Amy and the Pirogue Boys

Landry's Vineyard
5699 New Natchitoches Road , West Monroe

Dates: 08/12/2017 - 08/12/2017

2017 Battle of the Badges

ULM Fant-Ewing Coliseum
4099 Northeast Dr, Monroe

Dates: 08/12/2017 - 08/12/2017

Red Grape Stomp Fest with Flashback 5

Landry's Vineyard
5699 New Natchitoches Road , West Monroe

Dates: 08/26/2017 - 08/26/2017

Landry Vineyards presents: Code Blue

Landry's Vineyard
5699 New Natchitoches Road , West Monroe

Dates: 09/09/2017 - 09/09/2017

Driven Desires Car, Truck, and Bike Show

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 09/09/2017 - 09/09/2017

The Black and White Ball 2017

Bayou DeSiard Country Club
3501 Forsythe Avenue, Monroe

Dates: 09/16/2017 - 09/16/2017

DoMo BrewFest

RiverMarket
316 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 09/16/2017 - 09/16/2017

2017 NELA Race for the Cure

Forsythe Park
Riverside Drive & Forsythe Avenue, Monroe

Dates: 09/16/2017 - 09/16/2017

2017 River Rat Paddle Challenge

Bayou D'arbonne Boat Ramp
2038 Bayou Darbonne Dr., West Monroe

Dates: 09/23/2017 - 09/23/2017

Landry Vineyards presents: Mason Granade

Landry's Vineyard
5699 New Natchitoches Road , West Monroe

Dates: 10/07/2017 - 10/07/2017

North Delta Food and Wine Festival

West Monroe Convention Center
901 Ridge Avenue, West Monroe

Dates: 10/13/2017 - 10/14/2017

North Delta Food and Wine Festival

West Monroe Convention Center
901 Ridge Avenue, West Monroe

Dates: 10/13/2017 - 10/14/2017

Louisiana State Games: Cross Country Meet

University of Louisiana at Monroe
700 University Avenue, Monroe

Dates: 10/21/2017 - 10/21/2017

Landry Vineyards presents: Smackwater

Landry's Vineyard
5699 New Natchitoches Road , West Monroe

Dates: 11/04/2017 - 11/04/2017

Louisiana State Games: Youth Football Championship

Ouachita Parish High School
681 Highway 594, Monroe

Dates: 11/25/2017 - 11/26/2017

Louisiana State Games: Middle School Basketball Championships

ULM Activity Center
100 Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 12/15/2017 - 12/16/2017

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