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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

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Images of Christ

Biedenharn Museum and Gardens
2006 Riverside Drive, Monroe

Dates: 03/22/2018 - 01/05/2019

Spring Brown Bag Lunch Concert Series: The Homegrown Band

The Pavilion at Seventh Square
1700 North 7th Street, West Monroe

Dates: 05/23/2018 - 05/23/2018

Cottonland Cluster Dog Show

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 05/24/2018 - 05/27/2018

Super Retriever Series Super Dock

Ike Hamilton Expo Center Arena
501 Mane Street, West Monroe

Dates: 05/25/2018 - 05/27/2018

La Aroma De Cuba

Governors Cigar and Pipe
1004 North 3rd Street, Monroe

Dates: 05/25/2018 - 05/25/2018

Louisiana (Monroe) Dance Party

Enoch's Irish Pub
507 Louisville Ave, Monroe

Dates: 05/25/2018 - 05/25/2018

2nd Annual Memorial Day Classic

University of Louisiana at Monroe
700 University Avenue, Monroe

Dates: 05/26/2018 - 05/28/2018

Run for the Red White and Blue 5k

Chennault Aviation and Military Museum
701 Kansas Lane, Monroe

Dates: 05/26/2018 - 05/26/2018

Bleu Bayou Harley-Davidson/PAWS Riders for Rescues

Bleu Bayou Harley-Davidson
6200 Frontage Rd, Monroe

Dates: 05/26/2018 - 05/26/2018

4th Annual Memorial Day with Our HOME

ULM Fant-Ewing Coliseum
4099 Northeast Dr, Monroe

Dates: 05/26/2018 - 05/26/2018

Landry Vineyards Concert - Mike McKenzie Band

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 05/26/2018 - 05/26/2018

Downtown Cinema Presents: The Neverending Story

Palace Park
220 DeSiard Street, Monroe

Dates: 05/26/2018 - 05/26/2018

Louisiana State Games: BMX Racing

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 05/27/2018 - 05/27/2018

Memorial Day Recognition Service

West Monroe Convention Center
901 Ridge Avenue, West Monroe

Dates: 05/27/2018 - 05/27/2018

Goat Yoga at the Farm

Double BB Farms
1816 Stubbs Vinson Road, Monroe

Dates: 05/27/2018 - 05/27/2018

Beginning Stained Glass Workshop for Adults

Masur Museum of Art
1400 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 05/29/2018 - 06/01/2018

Spring Brown Bag Lunch Concert Series: The Bad Monkey Brass Band

The Pavilion at Seventh Square
1700 North 7th Street, West Monroe

Dates: 05/30/2018 - 05/30/2018

New Music on the Bayou Concert at Grace Episcopal Church

Grace Episcopal Church
405 Glenmar Ave, Monroe

Dates: 06/01/2018 - 06/01/2018

New Music on the Bayou Festival Concert at ULM

ULM Emy-Lou Biedenharn Recital Hall
700 University Ave., Monroe

Dates: 06/01/2018 - 06/01/2018

New Music on the Bayou Festival Concert at Black Bayou

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

Dates: 06/02/2018 - 06/02/2018

World Atlatl Day

Poverty Point World Heritage Site
6859 Highway 577, Pioneer

Dates: 06/02/2018 - 06/02/2018

DoMo BrewFest

RiverMarket
316 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 06/02/2018 - 06/02/2018

New Music on the Bayou Concert & Reception at Strauss Theatre

Strauss Theatre Center
1300 Lamy Lane, Monroe

Dates: 06/02/2018 - 06/02/2018

Community Health & Wellness Expo

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 06/02/2018 - 06/02/2018

Theology on Tuesdays

Flying Tiger Brewery
506 North 2nd Street, Monroe

Dates: 06/05/2018 - 06/05/2018

2018 Dream Hunt Golf Tournament in Monroe

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

Dates: 06/08/2018 - 06/08/2018

Rad Movie Hell Track- BMX

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 06/08/2018 - 06/10/2018

Dutch Oven cooking demonstration at Poverty Point Reservoir State Park

Poverty Point Reservoir State Park
1500 Poverty Point Pkwy, Delhi

Dates: 06/09/2018 - 06/09/2018

Zoobilation 2018

Louisiana Purchase Zoo
1405 Bernstein Park Road, Monroe

Dates: 06/09/2018 - 06/09/2018

Family Fun Fair

Forsythe Park
Riverside Drive & Forsythe Avenue, Monroe

Dates: 06/09/2018 - 06/09/2018

Bulls in the Streets

Flying Tiger Brewery
506 North 2nd Street, Monroe

Dates: 06/09/2018 - 06/09/2018

Landry Vineyards Concert - Smackwater

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 06/09/2018 - 06/09/2018

WWE Live

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 06/09/2018 - 06/09/2018

Smoke on the Mountain Dinner Theatre

Strauss Theatre Center
1300 Lamy Lane, Monroe

Dates: 06/14/2018 - 06/15/2018

Wish I Could of NorthEast Louisiana's Soggy Bottoms USA ATV & Off Road Park event!

Soggy Bottoms USA ATV & Off Road Park
Longfield Rd, Sterlington

Dates: 06/15/2018 - 06/17/2018

2018 Louisiana State Games Disc Golf Tournament

Lazarre Park
Corner of Hamilton and Thompson, West Monroe

Dates: 06/16/2018 - 06/16/2018

Margaritas and Masterpieces

Krewe of Janus Float Den
901 Louisville Avenue, Monroe

Dates: 06/16/2018 - 06/16/2018

Roe City Rollers vs. Mobile Derby Darlings

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 06/16/2018 - 06/16/2018

The Northeast Louisiana Summer Film: It’s All Over But to Cry

Flying Tiger Brewery
506 North 2nd Street, Monroe

Dates: 06/20/2018 - 06/20/2018

Miss Louisiana Pageant

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 06/21/2018 - 06/23/2018

Bonus Summer Musical: Hairspray

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

Dates: 06/22/2018 - 06/23/2018

Street BEAST "Unleashed"

Ike Hamilton Expo Center Arena
501 Mane Street, West Monroe

Dates: 06/30/2018 - 06/30/2018

Downtown Cinema Presents: Who Framed Roger Rabbit?

Palace Park
220 DeSiard Street, Monroe

Dates: 06/30/2018 - 06/30/2018

The Chennault Aviation and Military Musuem Jeep Raffle

Chennault Aviation and Military Museum
701 Kansas Lane, Monroe

Dates: 07/04/2018 - 07/04/2018

Theology on Tuesdays

Flying Tiger Brewery
506 North 2nd Street, Monroe

Dates: 07/10/2018 - 07/10/2018

The Northeast Louisiana Summer Film: Five Awake

Flying Tiger Brewery
506 North 2nd Street, Monroe

Dates: 07/18/2018 - 07/18/2018

Bayou Black Open Rodeo

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 07/28/2018 - 07/28/2018

Illusionist: Thomas Rudebeck

Ike Hamilton Expo Center Arena
501 Mane Street, West Monroe

Dates: 07/28/2018 - 07/28/2018

Downtown Cinema Presents: Batman

Palace Park
220 DeSiard Street, Monroe

Dates: 07/28/2018 - 07/28/2018

Roe City Rollers vs. Madams Of Mayhem

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 08/04/2018 - 08/04/2018

Northeast Louisiana Summer Film: I Am the Blues

Flying Tiger Brewery
506 North 2nd Street, Monroe

Dates: 08/15/2018 - 08/15/2018

6th Annual King Of The South Car Show Tour

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 08/18/2018 - 08/18/2018

Landry Vineyards Concert & Harvest Fest.- Lisa Spann & Co.

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 08/18/2018 - 08/18/2018

Landry Vineyards Red Grape Stomp Fest & Concert - Mason Grenade.

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 09/01/2018 - 09/01/2018

September 11th Memorial

Northeast Louisiana Delta African American Heritage Museum
1051 Chennault Park Drive, Monroe

Dates: 09/11/2018 - 09/11/2018

Indy Game Developers Expo 2018

West Monroe Convention Center
901 Ridge Avenue, West Monroe

Dates: 09/15/2018 - 09/16/2018

Landry Vineyards Concert - Flashback 5

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 09/15/2018 - 09/15/2018

The Black & White Ball

Bayou DeSiard Country Club
3501 Forsythe Avenue, Monroe

Dates: 09/15/2018 - 09/15/2018

Roe City Rollers vs. Third Coast Roller Derby

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 09/15/2018 - 09/15/2018

12th Annual Golf Classic

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

Dates: 09/21/2018 - 09/21/2018

9th Annual ANGUS United Way Golf Tournament

Chennault Park & Golf Course
8475 Millhaven Road, Monroe

Dates: 09/28/2018 - 09/28/2018

Pokecon 2018

West Monroe Convention Center
901 Ridge Avenue, West Monroe

Dates: 09/29/2018 - 09/29/2018

Landry Vineyards Concert - Cadillac Kings

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 09/29/2018 - 09/29/2018

Bloody Mary Fest

RiverMarket
316 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 10/06/2018 - 10/06/2018

North Delta Food and Wine Festival

West Monroe Convention Center
901 Ridge Avenue, West Monroe

Dates: 10/12/2018 - 10/14/2018

Landry Vineyards Concert - Code Blue and the Flatliners

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 10/13/2018 - 10/13/2018

Monroe Distance Classic

Downtown Monroe
1120 Oliver Road, Monroe

Dates: 10/20/2018 - 10/20/2018

Louisiana Food & Music Festival

RiverMarket
316 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 10/20/2018 - 10/20/2018

Landry Vineyards Concert - Mike McKenzie Band

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 10/27/2018 - 10/27/2018

The Craft Show Before Christmas

RiverMarket
316 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 11/03/2018 - 11/03/2018

Landry Vineyards Concert - Lisa Spann & Co.

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 11/03/2018 - 11/03/2018

Veterans Day Speaker Kick-off

Northeast Louisiana Delta African American Heritage Museum
1051 Chennault Park Drive, Monroe

Dates: 11/09/2018 - 11/09/2018

Veterans Day and Lighting of Freedom Trees Celebration

Chennault Aviation and Military Museum
701 Kansas Lane, Monroe

Dates: 11/10/2018 - 11/10/2018

3rd Annual Cotton Land Marathon

Kiroli Park
820 Kiroli Road, West Monroe

Dates: 11/11/2018 - 11/11/2018

FIDO 5k & 1 Mile Dog Walk

Kiroli Park
820 Kiroli Road, West Monroe

Dates: 11/17/2018 - 11/17/2018

Geeks Along the River

RiverMarket
316 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 11/17/2018 - 11/17/2018

Christmas in DoMo

RiverMarket
316 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 12/01/2018 - 12/01/2018

Christmas DoMo Pet Pageant

RiverMarket
316 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 12/01/2018 - 12/01/2018

A Tran-Siberian Orchestra Tribute Holiday Spectacular

Ike Hamilton Expo Center Arena
501 Mane Street, West Monroe

Dates: 12/08/2018 - 12/08/2018

Flag Retirement Ceremony

Chennault Aviation and Military Museum
701 Kansas Lane, Monroe

Dates: 12/11/2018 - 12/11/2018

Cancer Foundation League Gala 2019

Bayou DeSiard Country Club
3501 Forsythe Avenue, Monroe

Dates: 01/26/2019 - 01/26/2019

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