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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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Charlie Martin Golf Classic

Chennault Park & Golf Course
8475 Millhaven Road, Monroe

Dates: 07/19/2019 - 07/19/2019

Showcase: Rocky Boudreaux: One foot in the past

The Schepis Museum
106 Main Street, Columbia

Dates: 07/01/2019 - 08/31/2019

Camp Creative

MoJoy Studio
106 Summer Ln, West Monroe

Dates: 07/15/2019 - 07/19/2019

Visual/Theatre Arts Workshop

Biedenharn Museum and Gardens
2006 Riverside Drive, Monroe

Dates: 07/15/2019 - 07/19/2019

Dixie 15Under World Series

Sterlington Sports Complex
1290 LA-136, Sterlington

Dates: 07/18/2019 - 07/20/2019

Super Saturday - July

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

Dates: 07/20/2019 - 07/20/2019

318MomSquad "Mix & Mingle"

Kiroli Park
820 Kiroli Road, West Monroe

Dates: 07/20/2019 - 07/20/2019

Beginning Oil Painting for Adults

Masur Museum of Art
1400 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 07/20/2019 - 07/20/2019

"When I Wished Upon a Star" Book Signing with Jeremy Miller and Dr. Brandon Lane Phillips

Blessings Book Store
2305 N. 7th Street, West Monroe

Dates: 07/20/2019 - 07/20/2019

The Mike Federico Summer Baseball Camp for Kids

ULM Warhawk Field
Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 07/22/2019 - 07/25/2019

Summer Youth Bowling Camp

Bayou Bowl
101 Horseshoe Lake Road, Monroe

Dates: 07/22/2019 - 07/26/2019

Summer Art Camps: "Mixed Media" with Rhyan Emery Taylor

Masur Museum of Art
1400 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 07/22/2019 - 07/26/2019

Rocket Building Night

Northeast Louisiana Children's Museum
323 Walnut Street, Monroe

Dates: 07/25/2019 - 07/25/2019

Dixie Major and Pre-Majors World Series

Sterlington Sports Complex
1290 LA-136, Sterlington

Dates: 07/26/2019 - 07/31/2019

Ouachita Live Concert - Horace Trahan & the Ossum Express

Alley Park
200 Natchitoches, West Monroe

Dates: 07/26/2019 - 07/26/2019

Yoga Community Clean-up

Kiroli Park
820 Kiroli Road, West Monroe

Dates: 07/27/2019 - 07/27/2019

Yoga & Nutrition for Good

Blue Sky Yoga
2360 Tower Drive, #107a, Monroe

Dates: 07/27/2019 - 07/27/2019

Beat the Heat Bash ft. Smackwater Band

Desiard Plaza Centre
371 Desiard Plaza Dr, Monroe

Dates: 07/27/2019 - 07/27/2019

Downtown Cinema Presents: Back to the Future

Downtown Cinema
220 Desiard St., Monroe

Dates: 07/27/2019 - 07/27/2019

Icon Painting Workshop

Biedenharn Museum and Gardens
2006 Riverside Drive, Monroe

Dates: 07/29/2019 - 08/02/2019

Summer Art Camps: "Summertime Blues" with Brenda Anderson

Masur Museum of Art
1400 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 07/29/2019 - 08/02/2019

Football 101: Chapter 2

Bayou Pointe Student Event Center
100 Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 07/30/2019 - 07/30/2019

August 2019 Downtown Gallery Crawl

Art Alley
Downtown, Monroe

Dates: 08/01/2019 - 08/01/2019

CA Studio presents A Doll's House

Biedenharn Museum and Gardens
2006 Riverside Drive, Monroe

Dates: 08/03/2019 - 08/04/2019

Summer Scanning Saturday

Ouachita Parish Public Library, Main Branch
1800 Stubbs Avenue, Monroe

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

Summer Youth Bowling Camp

Bayou Bowl
101 Horseshoe Lake Road, Monroe

Dates: 08/05/2019 - 08/09/2019

Beer & Bards

Enoch's Irish Pub
507 Louisville Ave, Monroe

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

Children's Fundays at the Biedenharn

Biedenharn Museum and Gardens
2006 Riverside Drive, Monroe

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

A Doll's House presented by CA Studio

Biedenharn Museum and Gardens
2006 Riverside Drive, Monroe

Dates: 08/10/2019 - 08/11/2019

Lola Montez live at Enoch's Irish Pub & Cafe

Enoch's Irish Pub
507 Louisville Ave, Monroe

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

Crash the Wedding

West Monroe Convention Center
901 Ridge Avenue, West Monroe

Dates: 08/11/2019 - 08/11/2019

Super Saturday - August

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

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

The Wellspring's 2nd Annual Bowl & Bling

Bayou Bowl
101 Horseshoe Lake Road, Monroe

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

Warhawk Rally at Antique Alley

Miss Kay's Sweets & Eats
401 Trenton St., West Monroe

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

Landry Vineyards Music Concert & Blanc Du Bois Harvest Celebration

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

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

Battle of the Badges 2019

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

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

The Spectacular Carden Circus

Ike Hamilton Expo Center Arena
501 Mane Street, West Monroe

Dates: 08/19/2019 - 08/19/2019

Arts Council Summer Film Series: On Va Continuer

Flying Tiger Brewery
506 North 2nd Street, Monroe

Dates: 08/21/2019 - 08/21/2019

Bayou Black Open Rodeo

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 08/24/2019 - 08/24/2019

Monroe City Open Championship

Chennault Park & Golf Course
8475 Millhaven Road, Monroe

Dates: 08/24/2019 - 08/25/2019

ChillFest

Downtown Monroe
100 DeSiard Street, Monroe

Dates: 08/24/2019 - 08/24/2019

Intermediate Oil Painting for Adults

Masur Museum of Art
1400 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 08/24/2019 - 08/24/2019

Bayou Jamb 2019

ULM Malone Stadium
514 Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 08/29/2019 - 08/30/2019

Ouachita Live Concert - The Wildflower Revue

Alley Park
200 Natchitoches, West Monroe

Dates: 08/30/2019 - 08/30/2019

Downtown After Dark

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

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

Primitive Fire Starting

Poverty Point World Heritage Site
6859 Highway 577, Pioneer

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

Landry Vineyards Music Concert & Red Grape Harvest Celebration

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

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

Marc Broussard Concert

The Hub
201 Washington St., Monroe

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

Beer & Bards

Enoch's Irish Pub
507 Louisville Ave, Monroe

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

Driven Desires 2019

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 09/14/2019 - 09/14/2019

Children's Fundays at the Biedenharn

Biedenharn Museum and Gardens
2006 Riverside Drive, Monroe

Dates: 09/14/2019 - 09/14/2019

Feel Good Fest

RiverMarket
316 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 09/14/2019 - 09/14/2019

Pokécon 2019

West Monroe Convention Center
901 Ridge Avenue, West Monroe

Dates: 09/14/2019 - 09/14/2019

Black & White Ball

Bayou Pointe Student Event Center
100 Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 09/14/2019 - 09/14/2019

Copper Chief Concert

The Hub
201 Washington St., Monroe

Dates: 09/19/2019 - 09/19/2019

Ark-La-Miss Fair

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 09/20/2019 - 09/29/2019

Bayou Stock 2019

Sterlington Sports Complex
1290 LA-136, Sterlington

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

Super Saturday - September

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

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

Landry Vineyards Music Concert - Code Blue and the Flatliners

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

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

A Night With Heroes Gala

Desiard Plaza Centre
371 Desiard Plaza Dr, Monroe

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

Munchkin Market Fall 2019- Kids Consignment Event

Pine Grove Baptist Church
4300 Loop Road, Monroe

Dates: 09/25/2019 - 09/28/2019

10th Annual ANGUS United Way Golf Tournament

Chennault Park & Golf Course
8475 Millhaven Road, Monroe

Dates: 09/27/2019 - 09/27/2019

Ouachita Live Concert - Lucious Spiller Band

Alley Park
200 Natchitoches, West Monroe

Dates: 09/27/2019 - 09/27/2019

National Hunting and Fishing Day

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

Dates: 09/28/2019 - 09/28/2019

Ranger-Guided Hike

Poverty Point World Heritage Site
6859 Highway 577, Pioneer

Dates: 09/28/2019 - 09/28/2019

Fourth Annual River Rat Paddle Challenge

Trapp's
113 S Riverfront St, West Monroe

Dates: 09/28/2019 - 09/28/2019

Bald on the Bayou 2019

Kiroli Park
820 Kiroli 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

Beer & Bards

Enoch's Irish Pub
507 Louisville Ave, Monroe

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

International Food Festival

Downtown Riverwalk
316 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 10/12/2019 - 10/12/2019

Touch a Truck & Trick or Treat Event

Ike Hamilton Expo Center Arena
501 Mane Street, West Monroe

Dates: 10/12/2019 - 10/12/2019

Dia de la Familia - Union Parish

Lake D'Arbonne State Park
3628 Evergreen Road, Farmerville

Dates: 10/12/2019 - 10/12/2019

Cross Country - Louisiana State Games

Ouachita Parish High School
681 Highway 594, Monroe

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

Super Saturday - October

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

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

St. Paschal Church Herbal Harvest Original Arts & Crafts Festival

West Monroe Convention Center
901 Ridge Avenue, West Monroe

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

Children's Fundays at the Biedenharn

Biedenharn Museum and Gardens
2006 Riverside Drive, Monroe

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

Bloody Mary Festival

Downtown Riverwalk
316 South Grand, Monroe

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

Pumpkin Bash: A Children's Book Festival

Ouachita Parish Public Library, Main Branch
1800 Stubbs Avenue, Monroe

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

Landry Vineyards Music Concert - Lisa Spann & Co.

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

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

pARTy 318

Masur Museum of Art
1400 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 10/24/2019 - 10/24/2019

Fall Extravaganza 2019

Barak Shrine Temple
6620 Frontage Road, Monroe

Dates: 10/26/2019 - 10/26/2019

PAW Patrol Live

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 10/29/2019 - 10/30/2019

Blues, Brews, and BBQ

Downtown Riverwalk
316 South Grand, Monroe

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

Landry Vineyards Music Concert - Firesteed

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

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

Beer & Bards

Enoch's Irish Pub
507 Louisville Ave, Monroe

Dates: 11/14/2019 - 11/14/2019

Super Saturday - November

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

Dates: 11/16/2019 - 11/16/2019

Santa Stop 2019 with Sunny 98.3

Stephens Media Group
1200 North 18 Street, Monroe

Dates: 11/23/2019 - 11/23/2019

Downtown After Dark

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

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

Christmas in DoMo

Downtown Riverwalk
316 South Grand, Monroe

Dates: 12/07/2019 - 12/07/2019

Beer & Bards

Enoch's Irish Pub
507 Louisville Ave, Monroe

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

Beer & Bards

Enoch's Irish Pub
507 Louisville Ave, Monroe

Dates: 01/09/2020 - 01/09/2020

Krewe de Riviere Mardi Gras Parade

West Monroe High School
201 Riggs St, West Monroe

Dates: 02/08/2020 - 02/08/2020

Beer & Bards

Enoch's Irish Pub
507 Louisville Ave, Monroe

Dates: 02/13/2020 - 02/13/2020

37th Annual Krewe of Janus Mardi Gras Parade

Krewe of Janus Float Den
901 Louisville Avenue, Monroe

Dates: 02/15/2020 - 02/15/2020

Beer & Bards

Enoch's Irish Pub
507 Louisville Ave, Monroe

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

Beer & Bards

Enoch's Irish Pub
507 Louisville Ave, Monroe

Dates: 04/09/2020 - 04/09/2020

First National Bank Bayou DeSiard Dragon Boat Festival

Bayou DeSiard
3430 Loop Road, Monroe

Dates: 05/09/2020 - 05/09/2020

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