"Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" 02/25/2017 to 02/26/2017 The Biblical saga of Joseph and his coat of many colors comes to vibrant life in this delightful musical parable. Joseph, his father's favorite son, is a boy blessed with prophetic dreams. When he is sold into slavery by his jealous brothers and taken to Egypt, Joseph endures a series of adventures in which his spirit and humanity are continually challenged.
Fashion Fusion 2017 02/25/2017 This high energy, runway-style fashion show is infused with dance performed by the Debbie Bourg School of Dance and is a benefit event for the Children's Coalition for Northeast Louisiana. The show features local fashion boutiques from the Monroe area and promotes shopping local, while promoting the work of the Children's Coalition.
36th annual Black History Parade 02/25/2017 Enjoy marching units, schools, churches, car clubs, motorcycle clubs and horse clubs! This year's theme is "Freedom is never given. It is won." The parade rolls down Washington Street to North 4th to DeSiard Street and will end at Eastgate Plaza.
Cascio's Italian & Cajun Eatery 305 Finks Hideaway Road, Monroe This old fashioned eatery is great for families and serves homemade Italian dishes and seafood.
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.
Cotton 101 North Grand Street, Monroe You will love the creative Southern cuisine of Chef Cory Bahr, a Champion on Chopped, as seen on Food Network, a guest judge on Top Chef New Orleans, and the 2011 Louisiana Seafood King.
Doe's Eat Place 300 Washington Street, Suite 108, Monroe Known for their steaks and tamales, you can also sample their homemade chili.
Great American Grill 400 Mane Street, West Monroe Start off with an appetizer of Stuffed Portabella Mushrooms or Quesadillas Pontchatrain.
Hoof & Fin Restaurant 301 Highway 80 West, Calhoun Offering burgers, po-boys, seafood, pasta and steaks, along with daily lunch specials like hamburger steak or fried chicken.
Restaurant Sage 1301 North 19th Street, Monroe Treat yourself to hand-cut-in-house steaks with creole seasoning, Blackened Ahi Tuna, or sea bass with crabmeat and avocados.
River Grille 2538 River Landing, Monroe On the bayou in the neigborhood, this quaint grill has po-boys, specialty sandwiches and salads.
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.
Vieux Carré Market 1623 North 18th Street, Monroe This market offers sandwiches, salads, and gourmet daily specials.
Warehouse No. 1 Restaurant One Olive Street, Monroe Relax along the Ouachita River while you dine in this unique building that was once a cotton warehouse.
Waterfront Grill 5201 DeSiard Street, Monroe Resting on the quiet banks of Bayou DeSiard, this restaurant was featured in Southern Living magazine and is known for its grilled entrees and rustic charm.