Naomi and Jon- Love Songs, a Valentine’s Concert 02/12/2016 Enjoy an evening of favorite love songs when two of NELA’s finest musicians, vocalist Nami Cordill and pianist Jon Baccarini, celebrate the spirit of Valentine’s Day in a performance at the Biedenharn Museum and Gardens.
Venue: Biedenharn Musum and Gardens
Modern Classics: The Music of Elton John & Billy Joel 02/13/2016 What do you get when you combine the dynamic sounds of Monroe Symphony Orchestra and the legendary music of Elton John and Billy Joel? You get an evening of great entertainment! There are two ways to enjoy this concert. You can either sit at a table for eight with your friends and you bring your favorite foods and libations to enjoy during the concert, or you may also choose to sit in the general admission seating area. You’ll hear an array of music from these iconic entertainers performed with the live orchestra such as Movin’ Out, Someone Saved My Life Tonight, Piano Man, Don’t Let the Sun Go Down on Me, and many more. The combination of classic rock and the symphony music pair perfectly together because of these memorable melodies. Table reservations are $50 not including the cost of the tickets. Tickets can be purchased on our website atmyMSO.org
Bird Fun for Families 02/13/2016 Celebrate the Great Backyard Bird Count with a fun drop-in event about birds. Learn some basic bird ID, practice with binoculars, make a bird feeder, try your hand at migration and take the bird beak challenge. Come by anytime between 10:00am to 1:00pm
Home of the Robertson family, stars of the hit A&E show Duck Dynasty, Monroe-West Monroe is the place to Shop, Eat, and Discover.
SHOPat Pecanland Mall, the largest shopping mall in North Louisiana, and famous Antique Alley, with classic antique shops and trendy boutique stores.
EAT at over 100 locally owned and flavored restaurants serving fried chicken, Catfish DeSiard, gumbo, crawfish, smothered pork chops, tasty po’boys, big burgers, hotwater cornbread, banana caramel pudding, and more!
DISCOVER local heroes like General Claire Chennault and his Flying Tigers at the Chennault Aviation & Military Museum. Meet Joseph Biedenharn, the first bottler of Coca-Cola, and his daughter Emmy-Lou at the Biedenharn Museum & Gardens, where you can still buy a cold bottle of coke for just a nickel. Take a walk at the beautiful Black Bayou National Wildlife Refuge.