Weekend Events April 11-14, 2019

Louisiana Living

Beer & Bards

Beer & Bards takes place on the 2nd Thursday of every month at Enoch’s Irish Cafe and Pub. It begins at roughly 7:00pm and lasts anywhere from an hour to an hour and a half. They ask for readers from all walks of life whether they be students, teachers, published authors, or just the casual connoisseur of short fiction and/or poetry from within the community, the state, or anywhere in the world! Anyone with questions or who wishes to read can reach Jack Heflin, ULM English Professor and Beer & Bards Host, by either sending a message on the Beer & Bards Facebook page or contacting him directly at heflin@ulm.edu.

Date(s) : 04/11/2019 – 04/11/2019

Hours : 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Address : Enoch’s Irish Pub

507 Louisville Ave, Monroe, LA 71201

Phone : 318-388-3662

Website : http://www.facebook.com/events/279109162848269/?event_time_id=279109192848266

Deray Davis & Jay Pharoah Live

The Campus Activities Board at ULM is excited to announce the 2019 Spring Fever artists, Jay Pharoah, and DeRay Davis! Get ready for a night of comedy featuring two of the biggest comedians in the game! For more information on the artists and tickets visit: www.ulm.edu/concert

Date(s) : 04/11/2019 – 04/11/2019

Hours : 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Cost : General Admission: $20 Floor: $25

Address : ULM Fant-Ewing Coliseum

4099 Northeast Dr, Monroe, LA 71209

Phone : 318-342-1000

Website : http://www.facebook.com/events/840194492989306/

Team Rally + Fun Run

It is time for the First National Bank Bayou DeSiard Dragon Boat Festival Team Rally! The Flying Tiger Brewery will be joined by their friends from Fleet Feet Monroe who will provide some training tips as well as lead you in a FREE FUN RUN! There will be two courses. Come learn about the Dragon Boat Festival and the local non-profit it benefits – the Children’s Coalition for Northeast Louisiana! So grab your sneakers and a friend and join them for a fun evening of enjoying all things local! Flying Tiger Brewery Heroic Beer sold separately! Must be 21 or older to enter brewery.

Date(s) : 04/11/2019 – 04/11/2019

Hours : 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Address : Flying Tiger Brewery

506 North 2nd Street, Monroe, LA 71201

Phone : (318) 547-1738

Website : http://www.facebook.com/events/785715178458110/

La’ Louisianne Crawfish Boil

Join the ULM Alumni Association at Malone Stadium in the South End Zone under the scoreboard for their annual La’ Louisianne Crawfish Boil that coincides with the Warhawk football spring game. Tickets include all you can eat crawfish from Riverside Coney Island, beer from Marsala Beverage, and soft drinks from Coca-Cola Bottling Company. Afterwards stay and enjoy watching the 2019 Warhawk football team.

Date(s) : 04/12/2019 – 04/12/2019

Hours : 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Cost : $25, Children 12-18 year old: $15, Children 11 and under: free

Address : ULM Malone Stadium

514 Warhawk Way, Monroe, LA 71203

Phone : 318-342-1000

Website : http://alumni.ulm.edu/eventsx/la-louisianne-crawfish-boil

ULM Spring Football Game

Join in on the fun and head to Malone Stadium for the Spring Football Game!

Date(s) : 04/12/2019 – 04/12/2019

Hours : 6:00 PM

Address : ULM Malone Stadium

514 Warhawk Way, Monroe, LA 71203

Phone : 318-342-1000

Off the Wall 10th Anniversary

Join the Masur Museum of Art for the 10th Annual Off the Wall fundraiser! OTW is the area’s premier art auction featuring an excellent selection of affordable art by artists in our community and all over the country. They also offer an expanded bar and delicious food, both of which will nicely pair with live music. And don’t forget the ever-popular Bon Voyage Trip Raffle. The raffle is a trip to the destination of your choice for a value up to $3,000. They will also be selling raffle tickets for an original painting created on-site at the event by a talented local artist. Proceeds from Off the Wall support exhibitions and educational programs at the Masur Museum of Art. As the largest visual arts museum in northeast Louisiana, the Masur Museum of Art is vital to providing quality visual art experiences to the community of Northeast Louisiana. This is accomplished through temporary exhibitions, educational programs for all ages, and the management of a permanent collection.

Date(s) : 04/12/2019 – 04/12/2019

Hours : 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Address : Masur Museum of Art

1400 South Grand, Monroe, LA 71201

Phone : 318-329-2237

Website : http://nelaarts.org/event/off-the-wall-10th-anniversary/

Monroe BASH

BASH is a military-themed, fun-filled evening benefiting the American Red Cross of Northeast Louisiana. Now in its 22nd year, BASH offers participants a chance to enjoy fabulous food and refreshments from Outback Steakhouse and Marsala Beverage, catch the on-going world tour of The Flaming Asburys and bid on unique auction items, such as a rare framed Beatles Album signed by all four Beatles. And all to support the programs and services of the Red Cross in our community.

Date(s) : 04/13/2019 – 04/13/2019

Hours : 7:30 PM – 11:00 PM

Address : The Hangar – 2nd Floor of the Student Union Building at ULM

601 Bayou Drive, Monroe, LA 71203

Phone : 318-329-2454

Website : http://www.facebook.com/events/315609872394952/

Fashion Fusion 2019

On Saturday April 13, 2019 the Debbie Bourg Dancers will team up with local boutiques to host Fashion Fusion 2019, a runway show benefitting the Cancer Foundation League. See all of the latest styles from Bayou Belles, Bayou Gents, Cara’s, Cest La Vie, Clinton Whitney Designs, Dusty & Company, Eleven26, Heirloom, Hemline, HerringStone’s, K-Sera, River Outfitters, Ron Alexander, The Fleurty Ginger Boutique, and Uptown Girl. The Cancer Foundation League provides financial assistance to Northeast Louisiana cancer patients and supports the programs and services of the Louisiana Cancer Foundation including the annual four free cancer screenings offered to Northeast LA citizens: Breast/Cervical in January, Colorectal in March, Skin in May, and Prostate in September. The League pays for medications, medical supplies, transportation to/from treatment, lodging during treatment, nutritional supplements, household bills and delivers Christmas baskets to individuals that need help each year throughout NE Louisiana. There are no Salaries or benefits paid from the money raised. CFL members are all volunteers. Every penny raised goes to helping NELA cancer patients and supporting the LCF.

Date(s) : 04/13/2019 – 04/13/2019

Hours : 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Address : Monroe Civic Center

401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe, LA 71210

Phone : 318-329-2225

Website : http://www.eventbrite.com/e/fashion-fusion-2019-tickets-57731306893?aff=efbeventtix&fbclid=IwAR01nm2grSk-v_0ePx8W92mRbaPSSCUcKFbeDRqC1_39NGkAvvYH_2Nxmew

Public Plant Sale

The plant sale will feature specimens from ELsong Gardens, Louisiana Herbs, Louisiana Tech, Treesearch Farms LLC, and Bracy’s Nursery.

Date(s) : 04/13/2019 – 04/13/2019

Hours : 8:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Cost : Free

Address : Biedenharn Museum and Gardens

2006 Riverside Drive, Monroe, LA 71201

Phone : 318-387-5281

Website : http://www.facebook.com/events/2251100001799835/

Easter Village

Enjoy pictures with the Easter Bunny, a Springtime make and take craft, story time with Mother Goose, cookie decorating, the bunny patch, and so much more!

Date(s) : 04/13/2019 – 04/20/2019

Address : Northeast Louisiana Children’s Museum

323 Walnut Street, Monroe, LA 71201

Phone : 318-361-9611

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