Entertainment

Dragon Boat Races heat up Red River May 10

The Alexandria Museum of Art (AMoA) and the Louisiana Dragon Boat Races Committee announces the 4th annual Louisiana Dragon Boat Races will take place Saturday, May 10, 2014, on the Red River in downtown Alexandria.

Smithsonian exhibition visits La. State Penitentiary at Angola Museum

What would life be like without teachers, doctors or firefighters? Every day, Americans are hard at work on farms, factories, in homes or at desks keeping our communities thriving.

Duck Commander Family Foods partner with Mello Joy Coffee

Mello Joy Coffee will collaborate with Duck Commander Family Foods to craft two new specialty coffee roasts in 12oz bags and single serve cups.

Alexandria/Pineville Convention & Visitors Bureau to host Local Tourism Awareness Day

Local attractions, area convention and visitors bureaus, and tourism partners invite the public to celebrate Tourism Awareness Day on Friday, May 2, at the I-49 State Welcome Center.

Louisiana Earth Day Festival 2014, 'We Protect What We Love'

Louisiana’s Earth Day celebration, one of the nation’s largest environmental festivals, will take place April 27, 2014 along North Boulevard, from the Old State Capitol to Old Governor's Mansion, in downtown Baton Rouge.

Tub Time With Tate: La. photographer makes an impact with his unique style

To be an artist, you need a vision. One local photographer's creativity is taking him to places he's never imagined. Photography, for Tate Tullier, it started off as just a hobby.

Road to Carnegie Hall: La. teen prepares for the performance of a lifetime

A local teen is getting ready for the performance of a lifetime.

Vendor registration now open for Spring ArtWalk in May

It is time again for the Spring ArtWalk, in conjunction with AlexRiverFête, to be held May 9 from 4:00-9:00 p.m. and May 10 from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Art vendor applications are now available.

Alexandria riverbank filled with zydeco sound this weekend

The Arna Bontemps African American Museum presents ZYDABAAM, a Zydeco concert, Saturday, March 29, beginning at 6 p.m. Featured performers will be Nathan and the Zydeco Cha Chas and Little Nathan and the Zydeco Big Timers.

Spring ArtWalk to be held in downtown Alexandria

The Arts Council of Central Louisiana will host the Spring ArtWalk on Friday, March 28, 2014 from 4:00-9:00 pm in downtown Alexandria.