Christmas in The Crevasse Holiday Hayride

Christmas in the Crevasse is now open featuring hayrides on 5 acres of farm land with over 70 lighted Christmas frames on display in LaPlace.  The event takes place at the corner of Louisiana and Shadowbrook, three blocks off McReine Road (street across from River Forest Subdivision).  Christmas in the Crevasse is open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 6-10 p.m., until January 1.  Closed in the event of rain.  Admission is $2 for children under 3; ages 3 to 93 is $5.  The hayrides last approximately half an hour and depart every 15 minutes.

Event dates: 
November 24, 2017
November 25, 2017
November 26, 2017
December 1, 2017
December 2, 2017
December 3, 2017
December 8, 2017
December 9, 2017
December 10, 2017
December 15, 2017
December 16, 2017
December 17, 2017
December 22, 2017
December 23, 2017
December 24, 2017
December 29, 2017
December 30, 2017
December 31, 2017

St. Joseph Plantation Presents Creole Mourning Tour

St. Joseph Plantation is proud to present its Annual “Mourning Tour” featuring the mourning customs and rituals of 19th Century Creole Louisiana. The tour runs from October  1st through November 3rd . The plantation home is dressed in full “deep mourning”. Black crepe drape and wreath adorn the front doors. Pianos and organ are closed; mirrors covered, white candles and flowers accentuate the black draped coffin which is placed in the main hall as was the old Creole custom of home visitation. Each room of the plantation home is decorated according to these prescribed customs.

43rd Annual Andouille Festival

Laplace, LA (September 1, 2016) - The 43rd Annual St. John the Baptist Parish Andouille Festival will be held Friday, October 14 through Sunday, October 16, 2016 at the Thomas F Daley Memorial Park. The festival is an exhiliarating celebration of savory foods that feature andouille, performing arts, outdoor entertainment, crafts, and activities for the entire family. A Jazz Brunch and Run/Walk wi ll also take place on the Sunday morning of the festival.