Main Street Farmers Market is CLOSED for the Winter. It will reopen next May, 2015
MAIN STREET FARMERS MARKET ~ Every Saturday Rain or Shine ~ 7:00 a.m. -10:00 a.m. Founders Park on Main St. (corner of Main St. & Nezpique St.) in Jennings. Mid May through November (except Oct. 25 during JENNINGS ALIVE) For more info call Arlene Waguespak at 337-774-1167.
2014 Calendar of Events
Nov. 7: Open Mic Night ~ 6:00 p.m. Java Joltz , 115 East Shankland Ave., Suite E, Jennings. Showcasing local talent as you enjoy coffee and friends! Call Java Joltz at 337-246-3700 , http://javajoltz.wix.com/javajoltz
Nov. 8: Strand Theatre presents Thoroughly Modern Millie starring Julie Andrews, May Tyler Moore and Carol Channing. Recapture the Happy, Crazy Fun Days of the care-free Twenties. Showtime is at 7:00 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Admission: Adults $5, Children age 12 & under and Senior Citizens age 60 & above $3. Call 337-821-5509 for more info.
Nov. 29: Small Business Saturday ~Did you know: money spent at a local business generates 3.5 times more wealth for the local economy compared to money spent at a chain store? #SmallBizSat
Nov. 29: Strand Theatre presents Sunset Boulevard (A Hollywood Story) starring Gloria Swanson and William Holden. Sunset Boulevard (1950) is a classic black comedy/drama, and perhaps the most acclaimed, but darkest film-noir story about “behind the scenes” Hollywood, self-deceit, spiritual and spatial emptiness, and the price of fame, greed, narcissism, and ambition. Showtime is at 7:00 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Admission: Adults $5, Children age 12 & under and Senior Citizens age 60 & above $3. Call 337-821-5509 for more info.
Dec. 6: 19th Annual Christmas Parade & Festival ~ Main Street and the Louisiana Oil & Gas Park, Interstate 10 Exit 64 & Hwy 26 ~ The parade begins at 5:30 p.m. at the corner of South Main St. and South Market Street. Santa & Mrs. Claus ride high atop a city fire truck surrounded by holiday sounds and merriment. Immediately following the parade, holiday activities at the Louisiana Oil & Gas Park include a huge bonfire, live entertainment, great food and a Gigantic Fireworks Display.
Dec. 13: Sounds of Christmas ~ 2:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m. performances. Strand Theatre, 432 North Main St., Jennings. The Annual community Christmas musical features live performances of traditional selections by local talent and special guests. Call (337) 821-5509 for more information.
Dec. 20: Strand Theatre presents How The Grinch Stole Christmas starring Jim Carrey, Taylor Momsen, Jeffrey Tambor, Clint Howard, Christine Baranski . The curmudgeonly recluse Grinch, who hates Christmas, becomes annoyed with the out-of-control Christmas festivities in Whoville, the town lying below his cave dwelling on Mt. Crumpit. Showtime is at 7:00 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Admission: Adults $5, Children age 12 & under and Senior Citizens age 60 & above $3. Call 337-821-5509 for more info.
Dec. 21: Bon Ami Tours presents A Doug Gabriel Family Christmas Show straight from Branson, Missouri, Strand Theatre, 432 N. Main St., Jennings. Two shows, 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. Take part in ‘A Gabriel Family Christmas’ and you will have a great start to your Christmas season. Doug and his family present a touching Christmas celebration. Tickets are on sale now. Reserved seating is $20 per person. Call Carita at (337) 824-7078 for tickets or more information.
Note: Dates and Times are subject to change and cancellation. For the latest event information call the contact number listed with the event.
This list of events is provided by the City of Jennings & the Jennings Festival Association, Inc.