Twin City Jazz Final Home Game 03/31/2017 The 2017 Louisiana Division champions face-off against the Dallas Quest Life Warriors, in their last home game of the year. It's Kid's Day! Kids 5 and under are free. Doors open at 5:00pm, and tipoff is at 6pm.
8th Annual Off the Wall Fundraiser hosted by the Masur Museum 04/7/2017 The Twin City Art Foundation hosts the 8th annual Off the Wall fundraiser for the Masur Museum of Art. This fabulous event features a silent auction of wonderful art by local, national, and sometimes international artists! The evening will also include great live music, catering by Chef Pat Nolan, and the always popular Bon Voyage Trip Raffle. Proceeds from the fundraiser support exhibitions and educational programs at the Masur Museum of Art.
Spring Fest 2017 04/7/2017 to 04/8/2017 Don't miss the Northeast Louisiana Master Gardener's 9th Annual Spring Plant Sale featuring Louisiana Super Plants. You'll find vegetables, herbs, houseplants, tropical plants, and more! Also, look for other selections of plants not usually found locally. Local Master Gardens will be available to help you select the best plants for your yard and garden, answer any questions, and provide gardening tips.
Where to Eat
- Catfish Houses
Catfish Cabin 1400 Louisville Avenue, Monroe This local favorite has been serving appetizing seafood dishes like gumbo, baked fish, and fried fish since 1972.
Catfish Charlie's 2329 Louisville Avenue, Monroe Try their thin and crispy fried catfish, or get it grilled, blackened, or wrapped up in a taco.
Cheniere Shack 7975 Cypress Street, West Monroe Fried oysters that are plump and juicy, thin strips of catfish filets fried to perfection and seasoned just right, hot boiled crawfish when in season -- all will make you want to smack your lips! Enjoy their freshly made desserts such as coconut cream pie topped with a luscious meringue, their lemon icebox pie, a southern favorite, or their melt-in-your mouth pecan pie.
Danken Trail 7712 DeSiard Street, Monroe They've been serving their tangy sauce with beef, turkey or sausage for over 30 years.
Golden Pier Seafood 1114 N. 7th Street, West Monroe Offering fried fish, gumbo, and seafood, along with po-boys.
Mane Street Fish House 205 Mane Street, West Monroe Offering an all you can eat buffet of catfish, seafood, and frog legs on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights.
Mohawk Seafood Tavern Restaurant 704 Louisville Avenue, Monroe This longtime local favorite is famous for gumbo, fried fish, raw oysters, shrimp po-boys and shrimp delight salad.
Moon Lake Marina 231 Moon Lake Rd., Monroe Located on the Ouachita River, this bar and grill offers Tuesday steak nights, Friday night is shish-ka-bobs and fish plates.
Scott's Catfish & Seafood 2812 Cypress Street, West Monroe Locals love the casual atmosphere! The Bond family dish up fried catfish, gumbo, crab cakes, Catfish Louisianne - etouffee over catfish and rice - and the award-winning Orleans Crab Sauce over pasta with shrimp or chicken.
The Fish House 8823 Hwy 165 Suite 6, Monroe A seafood restaurant offering traditional favorites like catfish, frog legs and hamburgers.