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Weekend events June 7-10



June 2018 Downtown Gallery Crawl

A fun and FREE event in downtown Monroe & West Monroe on June 7th! Food, music and new art in each of their galleries. Come enjoy the art Crawl, and celebrate the last #downtowngallerycrawl in their 10 year season.

Date(s) : 06/07/2018 - 06/07/2018

Hours : 5:00 PM- 9:00 PM

Cost : Free

Address : Downtown Monroe and West Monroe

DeSiard and Trenton Streets, Monroe and West Monroe, LA 71201

Phone : (513) 857-1292

Website : http://www.downtowngallerycrawl.com


2018 Dream Hunt Golf Tournament in Monroe

Come take part in the first ever Dream Hunt golf tournament in Monroe, La. The tournament will be held at Frenchmans Bend. It's a 4-man scramble with a maximum of 25 teams. Registration at 12:30pm Shotgun start at 1:30pm Raffles, prizes and awards at 6:00pm We will also have a band that plays in the club house from 7-10pm You can register online.

Date(s) : 06/08/2018 - 06/08/2018

Hours : 12:30 PM- 6:00 PM

Cost : $400 per team; $100 for a hole sponsor; $500 for a combo (team & hole sponsor)

Address : Frenchman's Bend Golf Course

1484 Frenchman's Bend, Monroe, LA 71203

Website : http://www.dreamhunt.tv/golf/Monroe


Rad Movie Hell Track- BMX

Rad Movie Hell track , Monroe la is a Bmx racing event.

Date(s) : 06/08/2018 - 06/10/2018

Hours : Jun 8 at 3 PM to Jun 10 at 6 PM

Address : Monroe Civic Center

401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe, LA 71210

Phone : 318-329-2225


LAC Range June Steel Challenge Match

USPSA Steel Challenge Match. Check in at 8am, first shots at 8:30.

Date(s) : 06/09/2018 - 06/09/2018

Cost : $10 for LAC members, $20 for non-members.

Address : LAC Range

303 Moore Rd, Monroe, LA 71202

Phone : (318) 232-2047

Website : http://practiscore.com/lac-monroe-range-june-steel-challenge-match/register


Family Fun Fair

Kid's Dreams to Reality Central and Louisiana Delta Community College have teamed up to bring you our very first Family Fun Fair!! Come and check out some of your favorite characters as they host fun games for prizes! Free popcorn will be available! Admission is free!!! Tickets to play games will be for sale at the ticket booth with Belle from Beauty and the Beast! Spiderman will be applying temporary tattoos. Superman will be holding superhero lessons at The Punch A Prize Game. Alice in Wonderland will be holding a tea party and reading stories! Sno Cones will be available to purchase with tickets! Also, a free jumper! There is so much more happening with more characters! **Please note the venue location is subject to change based on needs**

Date(s) : 06/09/2018 - 06/09/2018

Hours : 10:00 AM- 3:00 PM

Address : Forsythe Park

Riverside Drive & Forsythe Avenue, Monroe, LA 71201

Phone : 318-329-2439


Dutch Oven cooking demonstration at Poverty Point Reservoir State Park

The second Saturday of the month, Poverty Point Reservoir State Park will be having a Dutch Oven Cooking event. The park will host the Poverty Point Cookers, a chapter of the Louisiana Dutch Oven Society, for a cooking demonstration and sampling. Participants can learn about this increasingly-popular form of cooking, the actual Dutch oven pots and much more.

Date(s) : 06/09/2018 - 06/09/2018

Hours : 10:00 AM- 12:00 PM

Address : Poverty Point Reservoir State Park

1500 Poverty Point Pkwy, Delhi, LA 71232

Phone : 318-878-7536


Zoobilation 2018

This event is hosted by the Louisiana Purchase Zoological Society, a nonprofit organization, that raises funds for the upkeep and continued growth of the zoo & helps facilitate projects such as restoring our beloved train.

Date(s) : 06/09/2018 - 06/09/2018

Hours : 10:00 AM- 5:00 PM

Address : Louisiana Purchase Zoo

1405 Bernstein Park Road, Monroe, LA 71202

Phone : 318-329-2400

Website : http://monroezoo.org/event/zoobilation/


Bulls in the Streets

Bulls in the Streets, a premier event for downtown Monroe, will bring the spirit of Spain’s Running of the Bulls to participants and spectators alike on June 9th - but with a jovial twist. Roller derby girls donning bull horns and armed with wiffle-ball bats will skate on the heels of those willing to run, crawl or walk to the one-mile finish-line. While the winner gets a trophy, the real draw for many will be the laughs and stories along the route as the roller girls "attack" runners with their bats. This thrilling fun-run event will benefit the Chennault Aviation and Military Museum and Monroe's own Roe City Rollers roller derby team. The race begins at noon, but families can line the streets for the spectacle and enjoy various activities leading up to the charge, including food trucks, live music, and bouncy houses for children. Flying Tiger Brewery will act as the "bull-pen" or hub for the festivities, while serving up brews for all to enjoy. Just like the original event in San Fermin, race participants must wear a white shirt and the red bandana (received during registration) around their neck. Participation begins at only $5.00. At the $5.00 level, participants receive the screen-printed scarf worn during the race. A participant at the $15.00 level receives the scarf and an event t-shirt designed by artist Jason Byron Nelson. Children 10 years old and under are free and must use the sidewalk. Registration begins at 11:00 a.m. in front of Flying Tiger Brewery located at 506 N. 2nd Street in Monroe.

Date(s) : 06/09/2018 - 06/09/2018

Hours : 11:00 am

Cost : $5.00 - $15.00

Address : Flying Tiger Brewery

506 North 2nd Street, Monroe, LA 71201

Phone : 318-362-5540


Landry Vineyards Concert - Smackwater

Smackwater plays classic rock, R&B and dance music. Jambalaya, cheese trays, 4 types of boudin, wine bellini's and drinks will be offered for purchase. Don't forget to bring your lawn chairs and blankets to relax on the lawn or call to reserve a table. Food and cold drinks are welcomed but please do not bring pets or outside alcohol. The tasting room will open at 11:00 AM and will carry through to the end of the concert. Don't miss out on the wagon tours that will be available through the vineyards during the concert. Come celebrate an afternoon of fun with your family and community!

Date(s) : 06/09/2018 - 06/09/2018

Hours : 4:30- 8:00 PM

Cost : $10.00 adults young adults 13-18 years $5.00 children 12 and under are free.

Address : Landry Vineyards

5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe, LA 71292

Phone : 318-557-9051


WWE Live

WWE returns to Monroe, bringing your favorite super stars and divas to the ring for a night of non-stop action!

Date(s) : 06/09/2018 - 06/09/2018

Hours : 7:30 PM

Cost : $15-95

Address : Monroe Civic Center

401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe, LA 71210

Phone : 318-329-2225

Website : http://www1.ticketmaster.com/wwe-live-monroe-louisiana-06-09-2018/event/1B00548594F2579B?artistid=1848807&majorcatid=10004&minorcatid=27

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