Weekend Top 5: 5/28

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Every weekend, LifeSongs gives you a variety of outing ideas for the whole family!



St. Ann’s Catfish Festival | Thursday, 5/28 – Sunday, 5/31

What: The 14th annual festival includes, of course, catfish, plus games, auctions, prize bingo, carnival rides, live entertainment, and more. Admission: Free!

Where: St. Ann Catholic Church Grounds, 23529 Mississippi 53, Gulfport, Miss.

For more info call (228)832-2560!




2015 Citywide Yard Sale | Saturday, 5/30

What: Pick up a map at the Chamber Information Booth in front of the Country Market, then dig for buried treasure at this citywide rummage sale. Maps will be available from 6:30 a.m. to noon at the Chamber Information Booth (in front of Country Market), Paul’s Cafe, Berrytown Corner Cafe, Nest Interiors, C.J. Antiques, and Trail’s End Antiques. Admission: Free.

Where: Ponchatoula Country Market, 10 E. Pine St., Ponchatoula

When: 8:00 AM – 5:00PM

For more info call (800)617-4502 or click here!




New Orleans Oyster Festival | Saturday, 5/30 – Sunday, 5/31


What: More than 20 restaurants will be preparing oyster dishes for a festival that includes the Acme Oyster-Eating Contest, the P and J Oyster-Shucking Competition, and the New Orleans Fish House Largest Oyster Contest. There also will be arts and crafts vendors, and children’s activities. Proceeds support the Louisiana oyster industry, the French Quarter community, and the 8th District of the New Orleans Police Department. Admission: Free.

Where: Woldenberg Park

When: 10:30 AM – 6:30 PM (both days)

For more info call (504)835-6410 or click here!



Sunday Funday at Carousel Gardens Amusement Park | Sunday, 5/31

What: Bring your friends and family to Sunday Funday! Pay regular admission and ride prices but get extra fun today! We’ll have a DJ, dance area, face painters, balloons, to take photos with, and more!

Where: Carousel Gardens Amusement Park in City Park

When: 11:00 AM

For more info click here!


Rubber Ducky Derby | Sunday, 5/31

What: Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana will have their Rubber Duck Derby at Big Lake today. They will dump thousands of rubber ducks into the lake for a fundraiser. The date of this event is firm but the time may change without notice.

Where: Big Lake, City Park

For more info click here!

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