Every weekend, LifeSongs gives you a variety of outing ideas for the whole family! Check out what’s going on this weekend in our area:
Tet: Vietnamese New Year Festival | Friday, 2/12 – Sunday, 2/14
What: Vietnamese New Year Festival is a unique FREE celebration of Vietnamese New Year traditions and the hearty Vietnamese community of New Orleans, with firecrackers, fireworks, dragon dances, carnival games, Vietnamese food and more!
Where: Mary Queen of Vietnam Church, 5069 Willowbrook Dr. in New Orleans
When: 9:00 AM – 11:00 PM (Fri), 10:00 AM – 11:00 PM (Sat), Noon – 11:00 PM (Sun)
Call 504-254-5660 or click here for more details.
LifeSongs Love Drive | Saturday, 2/13
What: The LifeSongs Love Drive for the Blood Center is back! Share the love this Valentine’s weekend by donating blood to help our area blood supply. Join Josh & JoJo from 10 – 12:30, and Julie and Libby from 12:30 to 3. Donors will receive some sweet treats as a special thank you!
Where: Baskin-Robbins, 3600 Williams Blvd. in Kenner
When: 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Click here for more info.
Valentine’s Day Celebration | Saturday, 2/13
What: Come celebrate the sweet holiday of Valentine’s Day with your little ones! Make valentines, create a heart-shaped bird feeder and don a paper plate heart!
Where: Louisiana Children’s Museum, 420 Julia St. in New Orleans
When: 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Call 504-266-2412 or click here for more details.
My Furrever Valentine | Sunday, 2/14
What: Adopt a new furry friend on Valentine’s Day, when all adoptions at the Louisiana SPCA will be just $14. In addition to your pet being spayed/neutered, up-to-date on vaccinations and microchipped, every adopter will receive a special toy or treat for their new companion.
Where: LA SPCA, 1700 Mardi Gras Blvd. in New Orleans
When: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Call 504-368-5191 or click here for more info.
Free Art Market | Sunday, 2/14
What: Foundry on the Bayou is hosting a free art market featuring local vendors in its event hall. Artisans from the area will display and sell their handmade items, including paintings, pottery, jewelry and more.
Where: The Foundry on the Bayou, 715 W. First St. in Thibodaux
When: 10:30 AM – 2:00 PM
Call 985-387-4070 or click here for more details.
AND DON’T FORGET TO VISIT OUR COMMUNITY CALENDAR FOR MORE EVENTS THIS WEEKEND!