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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

Monroe Farmer's Market

Monroe Farmers' Market
1212 Washington St, Monroe

Dates: 06/05/2018 - 08/31/2018

Monroe City Open Championship

Chennault Park & Golf Course
8475 Millhaven Road, Monroe

Dates: 08/18/2018 - 08/19/2018

John Crist Comedy Tour

Family Church
320 Laird Street, West Monroe

Dates: 08/23/2018 - 08/23/2018

Bayou Jamb

ULM Malone Stadium
514 Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 08/24/2018 - 08/25/2018

Goat Yoga at the Farm

Double BB Farms
1816 Stubbs Vinson Road, Monroe

Dates: 08/25/2018 - 08/25/2018

SYAA's Back to School Variety Show

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

Dates: 08/25/2018 - 08/25/2018

Much Ado About Nothing Dinner Theatre

Lea's of Lecompte
319 Louisville Ave, Monroe

Dates: 08/25/2018 - 08/26/2018

The Cover of Life Auditions

Strauss Theatre Center
1300 Lamy Lane, Monroe

Dates: 08/27/2018 - 08/28/2018

Downtown Block Party

Anna Gray Noe Park
251 Oak Street, Monroe

Dates: 08/29/2018 - 08/29/2018

ULM Warhawks vs Southeastern LA Lions

ULM Malone Stadium
514 Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 08/30/2018 - 08/30/2018

Faith Family Fireworks

Duck Commander Warehouse
117 Kings Lane, West Monroe

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

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

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

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

Battle: A Training Event

First West
500 Pine Street, West Monroe

Dates: 09/08/2018 - 09/08/2018

Driven Desires 2018

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 09/08/2018 - 09/08/2018

Goat Yoga at the Farm

Double BB Farms
1816 Stubbs Vinson Road, Monroe

Dates: 09/08/2018 - 09/08/2018

A Night With Heroes Gala

Vantage Tower
130 Desiard St, Monroe

Dates: 09/08/2018 - 09/08/2018

Favorite Son Concert: Operatic Tenor Arnold Rawls and Friends

The Assembly West Monroe
102 Blanchard Street, West Monroe

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

September 11th Memorial

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

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

Ladies' Night Out

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 09/13/2018 - 09/13/2018

Mel Brooks, Young Frankenstein

Strauss Theatre Center
1300 Lamy Lane, Monroe

Dates: 09/13/2018 - 09/16/2018

Super Saturday

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

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

Indy Game Developers Expo 2018

West Monroe Convention Center
901 Ridge Avenue, West Monroe

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

Goat Yoga at the Farm

Double BB Farms
1816 Stubbs Vinson Road, Monroe

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

West Monroe Bench Mania

The Wellness Center
3215 Cypress St., West Monroe

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

The Wellspring Bowl and Bling

Bayou Bowl
101 Horseshoe Lake Road, Monroe

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

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

Rodney Carrington Live

Jack Howard Theater
401 Lea Joyner Expy,, Monroe

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

Rock N Box at the Food Bank

Food Bank of Northeast Louisiana
4600 Central Ave, Monroe

Dates: 09/20/2018 - 09/20/2018

Mel Brooks, Young Frankenstein

Strauss Theatre Center
1300 Lamy Lane, Monroe

Dates: 09/20/2018 - 09/22/2018

2018 Ark-La-Miss Fair

Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 09/21/2018 - 09/30/2018

12th Annual Golf Classic

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

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

20th Birthday Celebration!

Northeast Louisiana Children's Museum
323 Walnut Street, Monroe

Dates: 09/22/2018 - 09/22/2018

Yoga for the Food Bank - Power Flow

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

Dates: 09/22/2018 - 09/22/2018

Yoga for the Food Bank - Gentle Flow

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

Dates: 09/22/2018 - 09/22/2018

Goat Yoga at the Farm

Double BB Farms
1816 Stubbs Vinson Road, Monroe

Dates: 09/22/2018 - 09/22/2018

ULM Warhawks vs Troy Trojans

ULM Malone Stadium
514 Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 09/22/2018 - 09/22/2018

Trout Fishing in America Concert

Northeast Louisiana Children's Museum
323 Walnut Street, Monroe

Dates: 09/22/2018 - 09/22/2018

Celebrate Fall Full Moon Walk

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

Dates: 09/24/2018 - 09/24/2018

Munchkin Market Fall/Winter 2018- Kids Consignment Event

Pine Grove Baptist Church
4200 Loop Road, Monroe

Dates: 09/26/2018 - 09/29/2018

9th Annual ANGUS United Way Golf Tournament

Chennault Park & Golf Course
8475 Millhaven Road, Monroe

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

River Rat Paddle Challenge

Joe-Bob's Landing
2038 Bayou Darbonne Dr, West Monroe

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

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

Camp Quality 5K

Chennault Park & Golf Course
8475 Millhaven Road, Monroe

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

Water/Ways Event - Caldwell Parish Library Historical Readings

The Schepis Museum
106 Main Street, Columbia

Dates: 10/04/2018 - 10/04/2018

Bloody Mary Festival

Downtown Riverwalk
316 South Grand, Monroe

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

Northeast Louisiana Celtic Festival

Kiroli Park
820 Kiroli Road, West Monroe

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

Bald on the Bayou 2018

Kiroli Park
820 Kiroli Road, West Monroe

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

Goat Yoga at the Farm

Double BB Farms
1816 Stubbs Vinson Road, Monroe

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

Newboys United

Jack Howard Theater
401 Lea Joyner Expy,, Monroe

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

North Delta Food & Wine Festival: Grand Tasting

Bayou Pointe Student Event Center
100 Warhawk Way, Monroe

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

North Delta Food and Wine Festival

West Monroe Convention Center
901 Ridge Avenue, West Monroe

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

Brew on the Bridge

Endom Bridge
110 DeSiard Street, Monroe

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

Landry Vineyards Concert - Code Blue and the Flatliners

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

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

Fall Celebration at Black Bayou National Wildlife Refuge

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

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

Culturati Noire Fashion Show Event

Bayou Pointe Student Event Center
100 Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 10/19/2018 - 10/19/2018

Monroe Distance Classic

Downtown Monroe
1120 Oliver Road, Monroe

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

Super Saturday

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

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

International Food Festival

Downtown Riverwalk
316 South Grand, Monroe

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

Louisiana Food & Music Festival

RiverMarket
316 South Grand, Monroe

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

Touch a Truck & Trick or Treat Event

Ike Hamilton Expo Center Arena
501 Mane Street, West Monroe

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

ULM Warhawks vs Texas State Bobcats

ULM Malone Stadium
514 Warhawk Way, Monroe

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

"Expression of Joy" - featuring Melissa White

Neville High School
600 Forsythe Ave., Monroe

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

Haunted Nature Trail

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

Dates: 10/26/2018 - 10/31/2018

2018 Food Fight on the 'Front

Downtown Riverwalk
316 South Grand, Monroe

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

Landry Vineyards Concert - Mike McKenzie Band

Landry Vineyards
5699 New Natchitoches Road, West Monroe

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

Wild Wild West

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

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

World Championship Series Finals - USTPA

Ike Hamilton Expo Center Arena
501 Mane Street, West Monroe

Dates: 10/28/2018 - 11/03/2018

Black Bayou Paint Out

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

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

Blues, Brews, & BBQ

Downtown Riverwalk
316 South Grand, Monroe

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

Fall Extravaganza

Barak Shrine Temple
6620 Frontage Road, Monroe

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

ULM Warhawks vs Georgia Southern Eagles

ULM Malone Stadium
514 Warhawk Way, 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

Black Bayou Paint Out - Artists' Reception

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

Dates: 11/08/2018 - 11/08/2018

Veterans Day Speaker Kick-off

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

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

The Craft Show Before Christmas

RiverMarket
316 South Grand, Monroe

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

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

Super Saturday

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

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

Geeks Along the River

Downtown Riverwalk
316 South Grand, Monroe

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

Revolution Park Driving Experience

Revolution Park Race Track
8850 Frontage Rd, Monroe

Dates: 11/18/2018 - 11/19/2018

Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker

W.L. "Jack" Howard Theatre at the Monroe Civic Center
401 Lea Joyner Memorial Expressway, Monroe

Dates: 11/19/2018 - 11/19/2018

ULM Warhawks vs ULL Rajin' Cajuns

ULM Malone Stadium
514 Warhawk Way, Monroe

Dates: 11/24/2018 - 11/24/2018

Kansas City Southern Holiday Express

Downtown Monroe
100 DeSiard Street, Monroe

Dates: 11/28/2018 - 11/28/2018

Christmas in DoMo

Downtown Riverwalk
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

Miss Christmas in DoMo Pageant

Downtown Riverwalk
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

Christmas in the Park

Anna Gray Noe Park
251 Oak Street, Monroe

Dates: 12/15/2018 - 12/15/2018

Cancer Foundation League Gala 2019

Bayou DeSiard Country Club
3501 Forsythe Avenue, Monroe

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

Fresh Grounded Faith Conference

First West Baptist Church
500 Pine Street, West Monroe

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

Celebrate Your Heroes 5k & 1mile run

Chennault Park & Golf Course
8475 Millhaven Road, Monroe

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

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