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Mardi Gras parades, art exhibitions, outdoor markets, concerts, and annual events are among the many events in Monroe-West Monroe throughout the year. With such grand goings-on as the Krewe of Janus Mardi Gras Parade, Landry Vineyard Outdoor Concerts, Christmas on the River, and sporting events, there’s always something happening in this North Louisiana vacation destination. Use the calendar below to select the type of event and specify the start and end date, or scroll down the page to see if anything catches your attention. Make sure to add your event of choice to your trip itinerary so you don’t miss out on the fun while you’re in town.

Calendar of Events

Start Date:
End Date:

Full Moon Walk

Black Bayou Lake National Wildlife Refuge
480 Richland Pl Drive, Monroe

Dates: 02/19/2019 - 02/19/2019

In Her Own Words, The Private Collection of Marie Keahey

The Schepis Museum
106 Main Street, Columbia

Dates: 01/10/2019 - 02/28/2019

Acts of Faith: Selections from the Collection of Will and Cheryl Sutton

MLU Monroe Regional Airport
5400 Operations Road #201, Monroe

Dates: 01/31/2019 - 03/15/2019

ULM Women's Basketball vs Texas State University

ULM Fant-Ewing Coliseum
4099 Northeast Dr, Monroe

Dates: 02/21/2019 - 02/21/2019

February Book Discussion

The Spice & Tea Exchange of West Monroe
229 Trenton St, West Monroe

Dates: 02/21/2019 - 02/21/2019

Belle's Storybook Adventure

Strauss Youth Academy for the Arts
1300 1/2 Lamy Lane, Monroe

Dates: 02/21/2019 - 02/22/2019

Andrea & Mud at Enoch's Pub

Enoch's Irish Pub
507 Louisville Ave, Monroe

Dates: 02/22/2019 - 02/22/2019

ULM Warhawks vs SIUE Cougars

ULM Warhawk Field
Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 02/22/2019 - 02/23/2019

Forever Young: Throwback Prom

Ouachita Grand Plaza
501 South Grand Avenue, Monroe

Dates: 02/23/2019 - 02/23/2019

Mississippi Mass Choir

Jack Howard Theater
401 Lea Joyner Expy,, Monroe

Dates: 02/23/2019 - 02/23/2019

Wetlands Day Celebration

Black Bayou Lake National Wildlife Refuge
480 Richland Pl Drive, Monroe

Dates: 02/23/2019 - 02/23/2019

ULM Women's Basketball vs UT Arlington

ULM Fant-Ewing Coliseum
4099 Northeast Dr, Monroe

Dates: 02/23/2019 - 02/23/2019

Love Yourself: A Girlfriends Brunch

Hilton Garden Inn
400 Mane St., West Monroe

Dates: 02/23/2019 - 02/23/2019

Watching Your P's and Q's Cooking Class

For His Temple Family Foods
315 Woods St, West Monroe

Dates: 02/23/2019 - 02/23/2019

Black Heritage Parade

Monroe
Washington & Desiard Streets, Monroe

Dates: 02/23/2019 - 02/23/2019

Disney's Beauty and the Beast at SYAA

Strauss Youth Academy for the Arts
1300 1/2 Lamy Lane, Monroe

Dates: 02/23/2019 - 02/24/2019

Bridal Extravaganza

West Monroe Convention Center
901 Ridge Avenue, West Monroe

Dates: 02/24/2019 - 02/24/2019

Mamma Mia Auditions

Strauss Theatre Center
1300 Lamy Lane, Monroe

Dates: 02/24/2019 - 02/25/2019

United States Navy Band Concert

West Monroe High School Auditorium
201 Riggs Street, West Monroe

Dates: 02/25/2019 - 02/25/2019

ULM Wind Ensemble Concert

ULM Brown Theatre
4001 DeSiard Street, Monroe

Dates: 02/26/2019 - 02/26/2019

ULM Men's Basketball vs Appalachian State University

ULM Fant-Ewing Coliseum
4099 Northeast Dr, Monroe

Dates: 02/28/2019 - 02/28/2019

Traxxas Monster Truck Tour

Ike Hamilton Expo Center Arena
501 Mane Street, West Monroe

Dates: 03/01/2019 - 03/02/2019

Fresh Grounded Faith Conference

First West Baptist Church
500 Pine Street, West Monroe

Dates: 03/01/2019 - 03/02/2019

Woofstock/RiverRumble

Downtown Riverwalk
316 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 03/02/2019 - 03/02/2019

ULM Men's Basketball vs Coastal Carolina University

ULM Fant-Ewing Coliseum
4099 Northeast Dr, Monroe

Dates: 03/02/2019 - 03/02/2019

Logtown Plantation Open House

Logtown Plantation
1463 Logtown Loop Road, Monroe

Dates: 03/02/2019 - 03/02/2019

Disney's Beauty and the Beast at SYAA

Strauss Youth Academy for the Arts
1300 1/2 Lamy Lane, Monroe

Dates: 03/02/2019 - 03/03/2019

Monroe Symphony League Book Sale

Monroe Symphony League Book Room
320 North 4th Street, Monroe

Dates: 03/02/2019 - 03/03/2019

Downtown After Dark

Antique Alley
100-400 blocks of Trenton Street, West Monroe

Dates: 03/07/2019 - 03/07/2019

ULM Women's Basketball vs Arkansas State University

ULM Fant-Ewing Coliseum
4099 Northeast Dr, Monroe

Dates: 03/07/2019 - 03/07/2019

Dancing with the Louisiana Stars

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 03/08/2019 - 03/08/2019

Monroe Symphony League Book Sale

Monroe Symphony League Book Room
320 North 4th Street, Monroe

Dates: 03/08/2019 - 03/09/2019

ULM Warhawks vs McNeese Cowboys

ULM Warhawk Field
Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 03/08/2019 - 03/10/2019

Dine & Wine Under the Vines

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 03/09/2019 - 03/09/2019

ULM Women's Basketball vs The Univserity of Arkansas at Little Rock

ULM Fant-Ewing Coliseum
4099 Northeast Dr, Monroe

Dates: 03/09/2019 - 03/09/2019

Dogs in the Garden

Biedenharn Museum and Gardens
2006 Riverside Drive, Monroe

Dates: 03/09/2019 - 03/09/2019

Practically Perfect Party

Hamilton House
318 Trenton Street, West Monroe

Dates: 03/10/2019 - 03/10/2019

Goat Yoga at the Farm

Double BB Farms
1816 Stubbs Vinson Road, Monroe

Dates: 03/10/2019 - 03/10/2019

ULM Warhawks vs Southern Jaguars

ULM Warhawk Field
Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 03/12/2019 - 03/12/2019

Munchkin Market Spring/Summer 2019- Kids Consignment Event

Pine Grove Baptist Church
4200 Loop Road, Monroe

Dates: 03/13/2019 - 03/16/2019

Beer & Bards

Enoch's Irish Pub
507 Louisville Ave, Monroe

Dates: 03/14/2019 - 03/14/2019

Presidential Lyceum Series - Peter Zeihan

Bayou Pointe Student Event Center
100 Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 03/14/2019 - 03/14/2019

Spring Market

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 03/15/2019 - 03/17/2019

ULM Warhawks vs Coastal Carolina Chanticleers

ULM Warhawk Field
Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 03/15/2019 - 03/17/2019

ULM Lady Warhawks vs Appalachian State Mountaineers

ULM Softball Field
Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 03/15/2019 - 03/17/2019

Monroe Symphony Orchestra – International Journey

The Assembly West Monroe
102 Blanchard St, West Monroe

Dates: 03/16/2019 - 03/16/2019

Bookmaking Workshop for Adults with Frank Hamrick

Masur Museum of Art
1400 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 03/16/2019 - 03/16/2019

Louisiana Food & Music Festival

RiverMarket
316 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 03/16/2019 - 03/16/2019

Super Saturday - March

Children's Coalition for Northeast Louisiana
117 Hall Street, Monroe

Dates: 03/16/2019 - 03/16/2019

St. Patrick's Day Parade

Kiroli Park
820 Kiroli Road, West Monroe

Dates: 03/16/2019 - 03/16/2019

ULM Lady Warhawks vs University of Central Arkansas Bears

ULM Softball Field
Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 03/19/2019 - 03/19/2019

March Book Discussion

The Spice & Tea Exchange of West Monroe
229 Trenton St, West Monroe

Dates: 03/21/2019 - 03/21/2019

VAPA presents The Phantom of the Opera

ULM Brown Theatre
4001 DeSiard Street, Monroe

Dates: 03/21/2019 - 03/24/2019

Shindig 2019

MBH Farm
228 Carey Nelson Rd, West Monroe

Dates: 03/22/2019 - 03/22/2019

ULM Lady Warhawks vs Texas State Cougars

ULM Softball Field
Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 03/22/2019 - 03/24/2019

Louisiana Delta Ballet: Coppelia

Jack Howard Theater
401 Lea Joyner Expy,, Monroe

Dates: 03/23/2019 - 03/23/2019

Landry Vineyards Music Concert - Mike McKenzie Band

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 03/23/2019 - 03/23/2019

P. Allen Smith Presentation & Reception

Biedenharn Museum and Gardens
2006 Riverside Drive, Monroe

Dates: 03/23/2019 - 03/23/2019

Color Me KD Run

Forsythe Park
Riverside Drive & Forsythe Avenue, Monroe

Dates: 03/23/2019 - 03/23/2019

High Tea at the Schepis Museum

The Schepis Museum
106 Main Street, Columbia

Dates: 03/24/2019 - 03/24/2019

The Beatles vs The Stones

Jack Howard Theater
401 Lea Joyner Expy,, Monroe

Dates: 03/25/2019 - 03/25/2019

Spring Break Farm Camp

Double BB Farms
1816 Stubbs Vinson Road, Monroe

Dates: 03/25/2019 - 03/29/2019

ULM Lady Warhawks vs LA Tech Bulldogs

ULM Softball Field
Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 03/27/2019 - 03/27/2019

2019 ULM Women's Symposium

Bayou Pointe Student Event Center
100 Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 03/27/2019 - 03/27/2019

ULM Warhawks vs Jackson State Tigers

ULM Warhawk Field
Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 03/27/2019 - 03/27/2019

Ouachita Live Concert - Emily Mussiolino

Antique Alley
100-400 blocks of Trenton Street, West Monroe

Dates: 03/29/2019 - 03/29/2019

Do Good Date Night

Food Bank of Northeast Louisiana
4600 Central Ave, Monroe

Dates: 03/29/2019 - 03/29/2019

NELA Master Gardener Spring Plant Sale

Pavilion at Seventh Square
1700 N 7th St # B, West Monroe

Dates: 03/29/2019 - 03/30/2019

ULM Warhawks vs Georgia Southern Eagles

ULM Warhawk Field
Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 03/29/2019 - 03/31/2019

March Madness Comedy Show

Flying Tiger Brewery
506 North 2nd Street, Monroe

Dates: 03/30/2019 - 03/30/2019

Vintage Wheels 4 Vets Car Show

Willie's Food Truck Park
7423 Highway 165 N, Monroe

Dates: 03/30/2019 - 03/30/2019

Bulls, Bands, & Barrels

Ike Hamilton Expo Center Arena
501 Mane Street, West Monroe

Dates: 03/30/2019 - 03/30/2019

Rhea Lana's Spring Childrens Consignment Sale

Barak Shrine Temple
6620 Frontage Road, Monroe

Dates: 03/31/2019 - 04/04/2019

ULM Wesley Golf Tournament

Frenchman's Bend Golf Course
1484 Frenchman's Bend, Monroe

Dates: 04/05/2019 - 04/05/2019

Szlachetka at Flying Tiger Brewery

Flying Tiger Brewery
506 North 2nd Street, Monroe

Dates: 04/05/2019 - 04/05/2019

Abiding in the Vine Conference 2019

Tower Place Terrace
1500 North 19th Street, Monroe

Dates: 04/05/2019 - 04/06/2019

ULM Lady Warhawks vs Georgia Southern Eagles

ULM Softball Field
Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 04/05/2019 - 04/07/2019

'Rita's on the River/Taco Festival

Downtown Riverwalk
316 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 04/06/2019 - 04/06/2019

Landry Vineyards Music Concert - Code Blue and the Flatliner

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 04/06/2019 - 04/06/2019

Family Day in the Park

Forsythe Park
Riverside Drive & Forsythe Avenue, Monroe

Dates: 04/06/2019 - 04/06/2019

Miss Louisiana's Outstanding Teen Pageant

ULM Brown Theatre
4001 DeSiard Street, Monroe

Dates: 04/06/2019 - 04/07/2019

Goat Yoga at the Farm

Double BB Farms
1816 Stubbs Vinson Road, Monroe

Dates: 04/07/2019 - 04/07/2019

ULM Warhawks vs Northwestern State Demons

ULM Warhawk Field
Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 04/09/2019 - 04/09/2019

Off the Wall 10th Anniversary

Masur Museum of Art
1400 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 04/12/2019 - 04/12/2019

8th Annual St. Francis Foundation Golf Tournament

Bayou DeSiard Country Club
3501 Forsythe Avenue, Monroe

Dates: 04/12/2019 - 04/12/2019

29th Annual Garden Symposium

Biedenharn Museum and Gardens
2006 Riverside Drive, Monroe

Dates: 04/12/2019 - 04/12/2019

Monroe BASH

Monroe Regional Airport - Hangar 9
5200 Operations Road, Monroe

Dates: 04/13/2019 - 04/13/2019

Love Your Community Day

Downtown Riverwalk
316 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 04/13/2019 - 04/13/2019

Superheroes for Autism 5K Run/Walk

Kiroli Park
820 Kiroli Road, West Monroe

Dates: 04/13/2019 - 04/13/2019

Goat Yoga at the Farm

Double BB Farms
1816 Stubbs Vinson Road, Monroe

Dates: 04/14/2019 - 04/14/2019

ULM Warhawks vs LA Tech Bulldogs

ULM Warhawk Field
Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 04/16/2019 - 04/16/2019

ULM Warhawks vs Little Rock Trojans

ULM Warhawk Field
Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 04/18/2019 - 04/20/2019

ULM Lady Warhawks vs South Alabama Jaguars

ULM Softball Field
Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 04/18/2019 - 04/20/2019

Landry Vineyards Music Concert - Flashback 5

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 04/20/2019 - 04/20/2019

Easter Eggstravaganza

Louisiana Purchase Zoo
1405 Bernstein Park Road, Monroe

Dates: 04/20/2019 - 04/20/2019

Bulls in the Streets 2019

Flying Tiger Brewery
506 North 2nd Street, Monroe

Dates: 04/20/2019 - 04/20/2019

Celtic Woman "Ancient Lands" Tour

Jack Howard Theater
401 Lea Joyner Expy,, Monroe

Dates: 04/24/2019 - 04/24/2019

ULM Lady Warhawks vs Stephen F. Austin Lady Jacks

ULM Softball Field
Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 04/24/2019 - 04/24/2019

56th Annual Juried Competetion Exhibition Reception

Masur Museum of Art
1400 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 04/25/2019 - 04/25/2019

Ballet Under the Stars

Kiroli Park
820 Kiroli Road, West Monroe

Dates: 04/26/2019 - 04/28/2019

Celebrate Your Heroes 5k & 1mile run

Chennault Park & Golf Course
8475 Millhaven Road, Monroe

Dates: 04/27/2019 - 04/27/2019

16th Annual Smokin on the Bayou Rib Cook-off

Forsythe Park
Riverside Drive & Forsythe Avenue, Monroe

Dates: 04/27/2019 - 04/27/2019

Celebrate Your Hereos

Chennault Park & Golf Course
8475 Millhaven Road, Monroe

Dates: 04/27/2019 - 04/27/2019

ULM Warhawks vs Alcorn State Braves

ULM Warhawk Field
Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 04/30/2019 - 04/30/2019

ULM Lady Warhawks vs ULL Rajin' Cajuns

ULM Softball Field
Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 05/02/2019 - 05/04/2019

ULM Warhawks vs UT Arlington Mavericks

ULM Warhawk Field
Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 05/03/2019 - 05/05/2019

Family Festival

Downtown Riverwalk
316 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 05/04/2019 - 05/04/2019

Downtown Spring Art Festival

Antique Alley
100-400 blocks of Trenton Street, West Monroe

Dates: 05/04/2019 - 05/04/2019

Boutique Bazaar at the Origin Bank RiverMarket

RiverMarket
316 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 05/04/2019 - 05/04/2019

Shop and Stroll

Antique Alley
100-400 blocks of Trenton Street, West Monroe

Dates: 05/09/2019 - 05/09/2019

Twin City Crawfish & Music Festival

Ike Hamilton Expo Center Arena
501 Mane Street, West Monroe

Dates: 05/09/2019 - 05/12/2019

First National Bank Bayou DeSiard Dragon Boat Festival

Bayou DeSiard
3430 Loop Road, Monroe

Dates: 05/10/2019 - 05/11/2019

Food Truck Festival

Downtown Riverwalk
316 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 05/11/2019 - 05/11/2019

Landry Vineyards Music Concert - Murphy's Law

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 05/11/2019 - 05/11/2019

ULM Warhawks vs Northwestern State Demons

ULM Warhawk Field
Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 05/14/2019 - 05/14/2019

ULM Warhawks vs ULL Rajin' Cajuns

ULM Warhawk Field
Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 05/16/2019 - 05/18/2019

DoMo BrewFest 2019

Downtown Riverwalk
316 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 05/18/2019 - 05/18/2019

Landry Vineyards Music Concert - Avery Michaels & Exit 209

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 05/25/2019 - 05/25/2019

5th Annual Memorial Day with Our HOME

West Monroe Convention Center
901 Ridge Avenue, West Monroe

Dates: 05/25/2019 - 05/25/2019

Downtown After Dark

Antique Alley
100-400 blocks of Trenton Street, West Monroe

Dates: 06/06/2019 - 06/06/2019

Landry Vineyards Music Concert - Mason Granade

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 06/08/2019 - 06/08/2019

Miss Louisiana Pageant

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 06/20/2019 - 06/22/2019

Landry Vineyards Music Concert & Blanc Du Bois Harvest Celebration

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 08/17/2019 - 08/17/2019

Downtown After Dark

Antique Alley
100-400 blocks of Trenton Street, West Monroe

Dates: 09/05/2019 - 09/05/2019

Landry Vineyards Music Concert & Red Grape Harvest Celebration

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 09/07/2019 - 09/07/2019

Landry Vineyards Music Concert - Code Blue and the Flatliner

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 09/21/2019 - 09/21/2019

Landry Vineyards Music Concert - Flashback 5

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 10/05/2019 - 10/05/2019

Landry Vineyards Music Concert - Flashback 5

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 10/05/2019 - 10/05/2019

Bald on the Bayou 2019

Kiroli Park
820 Kiroli Road, West Monroe

Dates: 10/05/2019 - 10/05/2019

Landry Vineyards Music Concert - Lisa Spann & Co.

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 10/19/2019 - 10/19/2019

Landry Vineyards Music Concert - Firesteed

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 11/02/2019 - 11/02/2019

NELA Music Awards

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 11/21/2019 - 11/21/2019

Downtown After Dark

Antique Alley
100-400 blocks of Trenton Street, West Monroe

Dates: 12/05/2019 - 12/05/2019

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