Freedom Trees 11/11/2015 to 01/1/2016 Start off the season with the tree lighting ceremony of the Chennault Aviation & Military Museum Freedom Trees honoring veterans with a patch, ribbon, medal, or photo from their military service. On November 11, the trees will be turned on at a Special Ceremony at 5 pm.
Holiday Lights 11/21/2015 to 01/1/2016 Don't miss the lights in Downtown Monroe & West Monroe or TreeJays at the Northeast Louisiana Children's Museum each night. Follow our lights to the beautiful displays at the Downtown RiverMarket and more!
Santa's Christmas Village 11/21/2015 to 12/22/2015 A holiday wonderland with ice skating, snow, make and take ornaments, cookie decorating, and special visits with Santa! Don’t miss the talking and singing Tree-Jays and the new toboggan ride!
Where to Eat
- Greek & Lebanese
Athena 1530 Sterlington Road, Ste. A & B, Monroe Try their homemade chick pea hummus or spinach pie to start and then choose from salads, gyros, lamb chops, mousaka, shawarma or distinctive kabobs.
Trio's 2219 Forsythe Avenue, Monroe A popular meeting place among the hip local crowd.