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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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Brown Bag Concerts

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

Dates: 09/30/2020 - 09/30/2020

36th Annual University Mile

ULM Activity Center
100 Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 09/30/2020 - 09/30/2020

Pathway Juco Showdown

Sterlington Sports Complex
1290 LA-136, Sterlington

Dates: 10/01/2020 - 10/05/2020

United States Team Penning Association Regional Finals

Ike Hamilton Expo Center Arena
501 Mane Street, West Monroe

Dates: 10/02/2020 - 10/04/2020

ULM Volleyball vs ULL

ULM Fant-Ewing Coliseum
4099 Northeast Dr, Monroe

Dates: 10/02/2020 - 10/03/2020

ULM Soccer vs Texas State

ULM Soccer Complex
700 University Avenue, Monroe

Dates: 10/02/2020 - 10/02/2020

Love Local in the Park

Kiroli Park
820 Kiroli Road, West Monroe

Dates: 10/03/2020 - 10/03/2020

Mac 'N Cheese Fest

The Hub
201 Washington St., Monroe

Dates: 10/03/2020 - 10/03/2020

FLW Ouachita River Tournament

Forsythe Boat Dock
2100 Riverside Dr, Monroe

Dates: 10/03/2020 - 10/03/2020

ULM vs Georgia Southern Football Game

ULM Malone Stadium
514 Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 10/03/2020 - 10/03/2020

ULM Soccer vs Arkansas State

ULM Soccer Complex
700 University Avenue, Monroe

Dates: 10/04/2020 - 10/04/2020

Bayou Bagz Cornhole Tuesday

The Hub
201 Washington St., Monroe

Dates: 10/06/2020 - 10/06/2020

Brown Bag Concert - Denene Stringfellow

Anna Gray Noe Park
251 Oak Street, Monroe

Dates: 10/07/2020 - 10/07/2020

Lil' Hawks Softball Camp

University Park
4709 Bon Aire Drive, Monroe

Dates: 10/09/2020 - 10/09/2020

Evil Visions Haunted House

Evil Visions Haunted House
501 DeSiard St., Monroe

Dates: 10/09/2020 - 10/10/2020

St. Jude in the Twin Cities Run

First Baptist Church of West Monroe
311 Mill Street, West Monroe

Dates: 10/10/2020 - 10/10/2020

Battle on the Bayou

ULM Softball Field
Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 10/10/2020 - 10/10/2020

ULM Soccer vs Little Rock

ULM Soccer Complex
700 University Avenue, Monroe

Dates: 10/11/2020 - 10/11/2020

Goat Yoga

Double BB Farms
1816 Stubbs Vinson Road, Monroe

Dates: 10/11/2020 - 10/11/2020

Bayou Bagz Cornhole Tuesday

The Hub
201 Washington St., Monroe

Dates: 10/13/2020 - 10/13/2020

Brown Bag Concert - Mike McKenzie

Anna Gray Noe Park
251 Oak Street, Monroe

Dates: 10/14/2020 - 10/14/2020

Million Dollar Quartet

Kiroli Park
820 Kiroli Road, West Monroe

Dates: 10/15/2020 - 10/18/2020

ULM Volleyball vs Central Arkansas

ULM Fant-Ewing Coliseum
4099 Northeast Dr, Monroe

Dates: 10/16/2020 - 10/16/2020

Evil Visions Haunted House

Evil Visions Haunted House
501 DeSiard St., Monroe

Dates: 10/16/2020 - 10/18/2020

Super Saturday

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

Dates: 10/17/2020 - 10/17/2020

Bible Belt Buckles Field Party

Sterlington Sports Complex
1290 LA-136, Sterlington

Dates: 10/17/2020 - 10/17/2020

ULM Soccer vs ULL

ULM Soccer Complex
700 University Avenue, Monroe

Dates: 10/18/2020 - 10/18/2020

Family Fun on the Farm

Double BB Farms
1816 Stubbs Vinson Road, Monroe

Dates: 10/18/2020 - 10/18/2020

The Divide - A Solo Exhibition by Jason Byron Nelson

Parish Restaurant & Bar
318 North 2nd St., Monroe

Dates: 10/18/2020 - 10/18/2020

Bayou Bagz Cornhole Tuesday

The Hub
201 Washington St., Monroe

Dates: 10/20/2020 - 10/20/2020

Brown Bag Concert - Legal & 'Lectric

Anna Gray Noe Park
251 Oak Street, Monroe

Dates: 10/21/2020 - 10/21/2020

How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying!

Strauss Theatre Center
1300 Lamy Lane, Monroe

Dates: 10/22/2020 - 10/25/2020

Chennault Gala

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 10/22/2020 - 10/22/2020

ULM Soccer vs LA Tech

ULM Soccer Complex
700 University Avenue, Monroe

Dates: 10/22/2020 - 10/22/2020

Louisiana State Games - Warhawk Open

ULM Activity Center
100 Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 10/23/2020 - 10/24/2020

ULM Volleyball vs UT Arlington

ULM Fant-Ewing Coliseum
4099 Northeast Dr, Monroe

Dates: 10/23/2020 - 10/24/2020

Evil Visions Haunted House Blackout Nights

Evil Visions Haunted House
501 DeSiard St., Monroe

Dates: 10/23/2020 - 10/25/2020

Bayou Bagz Cornhole Tuesday

The Hub
201 Washington St., Monroe

Dates: 10/27/2020 - 10/27/2020

Brown Bag Concert - Rod Payne & Karen Solomon

Anna Gray Noe Park
251 Oak Street, Monroe

Dates: 10/28/2020 - 10/28/2020

The House That Rock Built

The Hub
201 Washington St., Monroe

Dates: 10/29/2020 - 10/29/2020

Evil Visions Haunted House

Evil Visions Haunted House
501 DeSiard St., Monroe

Dates: 10/30/2020 - 11/01/2020

Louisiana State Games - Cross Country Championship

Sterlington Sports Complex
1290 LA-136, Sterlington

Dates: 10/31/2020 - 10/31/2020

Antique Alley Open House

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

Dates: 11/01/2020 - 11/01/2020

Ouachita Youth Summit

ULM Student Union Building
Mitchell Street, Monroe

Dates: 11/02/2020 - 11/06/2020

ULM Volleyball vs Little Rock

ULM Fant-Ewing Coliseum
4099 Northeast Dr, Monroe

Dates: 11/06/2020 - 11/07/2020

Evil Visions Haunted House

Evil Visions Haunted House
501 DeSiard St., Monroe

Dates: 11/06/2020 - 11/07/2020

Children's Funday at the Biedenharn

Biedenharn Museum and Gardens
2006 Riverside Drive, Monroe

Dates: 11/07/2020 - 11/07/2020

Landry Vineyard Concert - Lisa Spann & Company

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

Dates: 11/07/2020 - 11/07/2020

Ainsley's Angels 5th Annual Rollin On The River

Ike Hamilton Expo Center Arena
501 Mane Street, West Monroe

Dates: 11/07/2020 - 11/07/2020

Twin City Marathon

Ike Hamilton Expo Center Arena
501 Mane Street, West Monroe

Dates: 11/08/2020 - 11/08/2020

Louisiana’s First Viking Feast

2Dudes Brew & Que
436 Desiard St, Monroe

Dates: 11/11/2020 - 11/11/2020

Tuna Does Vegas

Kiroli Park
820 Kiroli Road, West Monroe

Dates: 11/12/2020 - 11/15/2020

Candy Cane Lane Drive Thru Christmas Lights

Candy Cane Lane
170 Highway 151 North, Calhoun

Dates: 11/13/2020 - 01/02/2021

Delta Veterans' Expo & Celebration 2020

West Monroe Convention Center
901 Ridge Avenue, West Monroe

Dates: 11/14/2020 - 11/14/2020

Brontë Fall and Cal Presley Live at Miro's

Miro's
201 Walnut St., Monroe

Dates: 11/14/2020 - 11/14/2020

Paint & Sip

The Hub
201 Washington St., Monroe

Dates: 11/19/2020 - 11/19/2020

Super Saturday

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

Dates: 11/21/2020 - 11/21/2020

A Christmas Carol

Strauss Theatre Center
1300 Lamy Lane, Monroe

Dates: 12/03/2020 - 12/08/2020

Bawcomville Redneck Christmas Parade

S&J Farm and Feed
1505 Thomas Road, West Monroe

Dates: 12/05/2020 - 12/05/2020

Kiwanis Christmas in Paradise Parade

Downtown Monroe and West Monroe
DeSiard and Trenton Streets, Monroe and West Monroe

Dates: 12/05/2020 - 12/05/2020

Christmas Fireworks

Downtown Monroe and West Monroe
DeSiard and Trenton Streets, Monroe and West Monroe

Dates: 12/05/2020 - 12/05/2020

Louisiana State Games Basketball

ULM Activity Center
100 Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 12/18/2020 - 12/19/2020

LQHA Sugar Bowl Classic

Ike Hamilton Expo Center Arena
501 Mane Street, West Monroe

Dates: 12/31/2020 - 01/03/2021

Luck O’ The Irish: St Paddy’s Parade

RiverMarket
316 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 03/13/2021 - 03/13/2021

Whose Wives Are They Anyway?

Strauss Theatre Center
1300 Lamy Lane, Monroe

Dates: 03/18/2021 - 03/21/2021

Whose Wives Are They Anyway?

Strauss Theatre Center
1300 Lamy Lane, Monroe

Dates: 03/26/2021 - 03/27/2021

Legally Blonde - The Musical

Strauss Theatre Center
1300 Lamy Lane, Monroe

Dates: 04/22/2021 - 04/25/2021

River Reads: One Book, One Ouachita - Author Natalie Baszile

Ouachita Parish Public Library - Ouachita Valley Branch
601 McMillan Rd, West Monroe

Dates: 04/23/2021 - 04/23/2021

Legally Blonde - The Musical

Strauss Theatre Center
1300 Lamy Lane, Monroe

Dates: 04/29/2021 - 05/01/2021

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