9/30 - 10/9

St Tammany Parish Fair


Check out their website: www.sttammanyparishfair.info for all of the information on schedules, shows, pageants, rodeo, etc

10/19 - 10/21

St Margaret Mary Slidell Food & Fun Fest


Check out their Facebook page: Slidell Food and Fun Fest for more details, including band line-ups and specials!

Tuesday, 10/2

Pinking Out, Slidell Memorial Hospital

5:30 – 7 pm, 1120 Robert Blvd, Slidell

SMH is going pink!  Join us in this survivor celebration as we tint the fountain pink to raise awareness.  We invite survivors of all types of cancer to join in the celebration.  Enjoy guest speakers, a second line, and refreshments.  Registration begins at 5 pm.  To RSVP email SMHCancerCenter@SlidellMemorial.org or call 985-280-6610

Saturday, 10/6

7th Annual Olde Towne Pumpkin Festival

11 am – 4 pm, 433 Erlanger Ave, Slidell

Please join us for some amazing FAMILY FUN! Proceeds from the fest support East St Tammany Rainbow Child Care Center – the only non-profit child care center serving low income families and families in crisis in St Tammany Parish.  You don’t want to miss this year’s line up:  A Big Wheel Race, Ponies, Hay Rides, Costume Parade, inflatables including a sticky wall, face painting, KIDentreprenuers, Pumpkin Chunkin, Delectable food and sweets and so much more!! Admission is free!! There are ticketed activities that range from $1-$5.  Food and drinks range from $1- under $10

Saturday, 10/6

Chief Fandal and Mayor Drennan’s 15 Annual Wild Game, Seafood & BBQ Cook Off

11 am – 4 pm, Fritchie Park

901 W Howze Beach Rd, Slidell

Come taste a wide variety of food from bear, deer & gator to chicken, fish and burgers.  This is an All You Can Eat, Family Event.  There are plenty of activities for children, Silent Auction and Cypress Pop Trio will be performing.

Saturday, 10/13

Wild Things

10 am – 4 pm , Lacombe

61389 LA – 434, Lacombe

The FREE event celebrating National Wildlife Refuge Week is fun for everyone! Enjoy  family- friendly outdoor activities including children’s activities, live animals, live music, hayrides, face-painting, bayou boat & canoe tours and much more!  Admission, parking, tours, and music are all FREE.  Food will be available for purchase benefiting the Friends of Louisiana Wildlife Refuges, Inc.

Wild Things helps people of all ages to connect with the wild things and places that make Louisiana special.  The 21st Annual Wild Things Celebration will be help Saturday, October 13, from 10 am to 4 pm at Bayou Lacombe Center, the headquarters for the eight National Wildlife Refuges in Southeast Louisiana. A Wild Things youth art exhibition will showcase wildlife and nature related are from young artists from throughout the region.  

Saturday, 10/13

Fall Fest

Coquille Parks and Recreation

13505 Louisiana 1085, Covington

Join us for lots of shopping, food and music.  Come get an early jump on Christmas and holiday shopping. 

~Shopping~Food~Music~Petting Zoo~Prizes~Fun~

Saturday, 10/13

Fall for Art – Celebration of Art, Music & Food

6 – 9 pm, St Tammany Art Association

320 N Columbia St, Covington

This free event includes live music at various outdoor and indoor locations, children’s activities, gallery openings, art demonstrations, Art Alley vendors, our Mix Masters Competition, first-rate boutique shopping, and fine dining throughout Downtown Covington.  

Presented by the St Tammany Art Association (STAA), along with the support of our Season of the Arts sponsors, galleries and restaurants, the Fall for Art annual event draws some 4,000 visitors to the historic St John District.  New work by dozens of artists from around the Southeast Region are showcased.

Saturday, 10/13

Mandeville Children’s Business Fair

9 am – 1 pm, Mandeville Trailhead

Come one, Come All! Join us as children ages 9 – 16 launch and run their very own business!  Unique creations from local children business owners! 

Saturday & Sunday, 10/13 - 10/14

Madisonville Wooden Boat Festival

10 am – 9 pm, Madisonville

133 Mabel Dr, Madisonville

Fun Kids activities in the Children’s Village, fine arts and crafts booths, the Classic Car and Motorcycle Cruise-In, a Beer Garden with flat screen tv’s and seating for football enthusiasts, and the Quick n Dirty Boat Building contest and parade on Sunday at 2:00 pm.  

Tickets: $10/day for adults, $5/day for Seniors 65 & older, free for children 12 & under and Active Duty Military with ID. Same-day unlimited re-entry.  Your admission ticket gives you access to the Maritime Museum and nighttime musical performances.

Sunday, 10/14

Warrior Wing Cook-Off Block Party

11 am – 3 pm, Slidell

200 Cousin St, Slidell

The 4th Annual Warrior Wing Cook-Off is a fundraiswer for Bring it Home Northshore’s Recreational Support Program for children of deployed military in Southeast Louisiana.  Admission is just $10 and includes samplings of the chicken wings from each of our cooking teams.  We encourage attendees to bring a lawn chair and have a great time!

friday, 10/20

Riley’s Bikes Spooktacular Trick or Treat

1 – 5 pm, Slidell Bantum Baseball Association

3160 Terrace Ave, Slidell

It’s that time of year again! October 20th will be our 3rd annual Riley’s Bikes Spooktacular Trick or Treat Adventure!  This event includes Hay Rides, Bounce Houses, music, dancing, food, face painting and best of all safe trick or treating.  Come out and bring your family and enjoy this wonderful event for a good cause!  Any volunteers looking to help please contact us and candy donations are accepted as well.  Look forward to seeing you there!

Saturday, 10/20

Monster Mash 30th Anniversary

10 am – 3 pm, Bogue Falaya Park


Join the STPH Parenting Center for the 30th anniversary of Monster Mash presented by Metairie Bank Northshore on Saturday, October 20 from 10 am to 3 pm at Bogue Falaya Park in Covington.  Be a part of this historic milestone of the Mash, featuring unique activities and entertainment, delicious food and beverage from local restaurants and vendors, the popular Trick-or-Treat Village, rides, games and the exclusive, reservations-only Princess and Pirate Tea.  Proceeds from the Monster Mash benefit the Parenting Center by funding ongoing programs and enabling the center to introduce new services and programs, many of which are offered to the community at little or no cost to families on the Northshore.

Saturday, 10/20

Slidell Food and fun Fest 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run

8 – 10 am, St Margaret Mary

1050 Robert Blvd, Slidell

Come join us for thie fun event benefiting the St Margaret Mary Community!

sunday, 10/21

Slidell’s Second Annual Dachsund Race and Oktoberfest

12 – 4 pm, Slidell

57210 Allen Rd, Slidell

Back by popular demand – join us for our 2nd Dachsund race to be held during our Oktoberfest.  Free Admission!  German mean tickets available in advance $10.00, tickets at door $12.00 which includes: Bratwurst, german brisket, german potato salad, and sauerkraut!  Wine, beer, pretzels, hot dogs and soft drinks available for purchase.  Catering by NOLA Southern Grill.  There will be bounce house, Oompah Band, Arts & Crafts, family activities.  To rent a vendor’s booth or register your dog contact 985-847-1877 or email lambofgodslidell@gmail.com

Saturday, 10/27

The Grand Theatre: Halloween Spooktacular

11 am – 2 pm, The Grand Theatre Slidell

1950 Gause Blvd West, Slidell

Come and join us for a spooktacular event supporting St Jude Children’s Research Hospital.  Doors open at 11 am to enjoy all of the festivities.  There will be a $5 showing of Casper at 12 pm, trick-or-treating, carnival games, and face painting.  Contact us at slidell@thegrandtheatre.com if you are interested in hosting a trick-or-treat table.

Saturday & Sunday, 10/27 - 10/28

1st Annual Fallin for Madisonville Arts & Crafts Festival

10 am – 8 pm, Madisonville Park and Playground


A Steinhauer Production partnering with Keep Madisonville Beautiful and the Town of Madisonville, this is an event fun for the whole family with fine arts and crafts, antique car show, garden show by the Madisonville Garden Club, Farmer’s Market, food, music, pie eating contests, pumpkin patch, petting zoo, hayrides and more!  Fire Protection District #2 will also be there to showcase their Burnhouse demonstrations!

saturday, 10/27

Boo Fest 2018

10 am – 3 pm, Lakeview Regional Medical Center

95 Judge Tanner Blvd, Covington

Come Trick or Treat at over 70 haunted houses.  All proceeds raised benefit ACCESS (Adapting and Changing Children’s Environments with Successful Solutions), a locally founded non-profit.  The day is packed with lots of Fall-themed activities which include pumpkin decorating at the pumpkin patch, face painting, all-abilities games, a complimentary photo booth, music and dancing and much much more.  Children are encouraged to wear their favorite Halloween costume and take part in the annual Boo Fest costume contest for different titles.  More info visit: https://www.accesslouisiana.org/boofest-2018

Saturday, 10/27

9th Annual Pumpkins in the Park at TerraBella Village

11 am – 2 pm, TerraBella Village

111 Terra Bella Blvd, Covington

Come join the fall festivities at the pumpkin patch!  Complimentary event featuring pumpkins, pumpkin painting, face painting, jump house, hay ride, crafts for the kids, food trucks with food and beverage available to purchase and more!  Pumpkins for children will be available for a donation.  Please bring a non-perishable food item for the Northshore Food Bank.

Saturday, 10/27

Trickin & Treatin’

10 am – 12 noon, Covington Trailhead


The Covington Cultural Arts & Events office hosts local families at the trailhead for fun, Halloween-style activities including games and crafts, pumpkin patch/decorating, face painting and other activities.  Come dressed in your Halloween costume!  Admission is free!

friday & saturday, 10/26 - 10/27

Kids Fortnite Zombie Survival

7 – 10 pm, XF Battle Park

109 Crestwood Dr, Covington

Fortnite Zombie Survival $35

HELP US ANNIHILATE THE ZOMBIES AND GET THE ANTIDOTE!!  SHOOT THE UNDEAD WITH SPECIALLY FORMULATED ZOMBIE NERF AMMO. Take out the zombies on our Spooked-Oout Battle Field.  Head shots will take them down immediately.  You shoot the zombies, but they cannot shoot you!  Battle Royale will also begin with your team building bases so that the Zombies can’t get you.  Tombstone Pizza’s, Ghoul Juice and Mummy fingers will all be provided by XF.  Costume Contest with prizes. Child drop off for ages 8 – 15.  Reservations online at https://www.xfbattlepark.com

Saturday, 10/27

JFK Trunk or Treat

5 pm – til, JFK Martial Arts 

5247 Pinnacle Parkway, Covington

The JFK annual Trunk or Treat Halloween Party includes costume contest, trunk decorating contest and food. This is a family event and open house for any non-members

sunday, 10/28

Aldersgate United Methodist Church Trunk or Treat

5 – 7 pm, Aldersgate Methodist Church

360 Robert Blvd, Slidell

Join us for our Annual Trunk or Treat!  All activities are FREE, food is available for sale.  Be sure to visit all of our spooky trunks, play some tricky games, face painting and enjoy some ghostly grub at our men’s club concession stand!

sunday, 10/28

City of Slidell Bayou Jam

5:30 – 7:30 pm, Heritage Park

1701 Bayou Lane, Slidell

FREE Event

Kids wear your Halloween costumes, parent sbring lawn chairs.  Featuring Vince Vance and the Valiants 

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