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Bunnies, Brunch, and Market-Ritas: Spring Market 2017

The weather is warm, the sky is sunny, the champagne is poppin’, and the ladies are shoppin’. The Junior League of Monroe’s latest Spring Market is happening this weekend, and of course the shopping possibilities are endless. With clothing boutiques…

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Coca-Cola Week at Biedenharn Museum and Gardens

A whole week dedicated to America’s favorite beverage? We’re in. The Biedenharn Museum & Gardens will be celebrating its inaugural Coca-Cola Week Sept. 6-10. There will be a variety of events and fun activities including a look at the museum’s…

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6 reasons to escape to Monroe-West Monroe with your family in September

ULM Football Start your 2016 Football season soaring while watching the ULM Warhawks fight their way to a season of victory starting with a home game at ULM’s Malone Stadium against the Southern Jaguars to kick off the season on…

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Downtown Gallery Crawl is Hot!

August is hot, hot, hot—and so is the art in downtown Monroe and West Monroe! As always on the first Thursday of every even-numbered month, people of all ages will visit with happy neighbors while reveling in live music, good…

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10 Can’t Miss Summer Events in Monroe-West Monroe

By Janna J. Louisiana Music and Food Festival May 21-Start summer 2016 off the Cajun way at the Louisiana Music and Food Festival. Come with an empty stomach and a full wallet to enjoy a Louisiana Saturday full of great…

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5 Reasons to check out Geeks Along the River

by Lindsey W. Geeks Along the River at the Monroe RiverMarket is the Saturday in Monroe. Below is a list of 5 things you can’t miss. Show off your costume design skills at the Cosplay contest. How well can you represent and…

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5 Reasons you can’t miss the Louisiana Crawfish & Gator Festival

By Lindsey W. The 2nd Annual Louisiana Crawfish and Gator Festival returns to the Ike Hamilton Exposition Center in West Monroe this weekend from May 4 – 8, 2016. And here are 5 reasons why you can’t miss this festival: Kachunga and the Alligator…

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‘Rita’s on the River

by Janna J. The Downtown River Market hosted Monroe-West Monroe’s first margarita festival, ‘Rita’s on the River, on April 2. I may be partial due to my love for margaritas, but this event was a huge success. With 12 local…

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Music in the hills of Landry Vineyards

by Jerrica B. Our hometown vineyard sits on the edge of West Monroe. It’s a neat, log-cabin style building in the midst of rolling hills decked with rows upon rows of beautiful grape vines. It’s a local treasure. Guests can visit…

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Junior League Spring Market a Hit

by Jerrica B. Is your life a little bit happier? Your closet a little bit fuller? Your wallet a little bit lighter? Chances are, you went to this year’s Spring Market. If you weren’t already in the mood for spring,…

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