The first annual Louisiana Tiny House Festival will bring tiny houses from all over the US for touring at Slidell’s Heritage Park. A benefit for the Louisiana Cultural Economy Foundation, the event will showcase a Holiday Art Market, a Children’s Village sponsored by Slidell Memorial Hospital and Ochsner Health Systems, food trucks, speakers and demonstrations, live music from the Bucktown All-Stars and more.
The City of Slidell celebrates the holiday season with Christmas Under the Stars, an annual celebration of twinkling lights, festive decorations, visits from Santa and Mrs. Claus, the Parade of Trees, the life-size Christmas Cottages, Slidell’s Nativity, Christmas songs, and much more. Join us during Shop Local Artists Week on Friday, Dec. 7, and Saturday, Dec. 8, at Griffith Park in Olde Towne Slidell. Hours are 6 to 9 p.m. Admission is free.
Please join us for a Meet & Greet welcoming Americans for the Arts’ Vice President of Research & Policy Randy Cohen in celebration of our local Shop Local Artists Week initiative receiving national support via Americans for the Arts.
Enjoy light appetizers and a cash bar from 5 to 6 pm as we welcome Randy to the cultural scene of St. Tammany. Optional dinner following at 6 pm.
This is a great opportunity for those who didn’t have an opportunity to meet Randy at the State of the Arts luncheon and for those who wish to continue the conversation about the impact of arts and culture in communities.
RSVPs requested via Info@NorthshoreCEC.org. Please indicate preference of happy hour, dinner or both.
Special thanks to Palmetto’s for their support of this event.
A Shop Local Artists Week event
Please join the City of Slidell for “Centennial Celebration: 100 Covers of Slidell Magazine” on display in the Slidell Cultural Center during Shop Local Artists Week.
The Slidell Cultural Center is located at 2055 Second Street, on the first floor of City Hall in Olde Towne Slidell. Gallery hours are Wednesday and Friday from 12-4 p.m and Thursday 12-6 p.m. Admission is free.
Come enjoys 2 days of shopping with crafters of all kinds. Join us this Holiday Season by giving back to the community. We will be hosting a Toys for Tots Drive, Socks for Seniors and Coats for the Cold. No matter what, let’s celebrate together.
We have many local artists and crafts throughout the market and inside at the Chamber mARTketplace, all local artists and you never know which artist you might meet.