October in Slidell: Fall Fun for the Whole Family

Football, pumpkin, campfires and more! Fall brings delightful treats along with a welcome change in weather after our long hot summers here in Slidell. October is a big month for family events, we hope you can get out and enjoy! CAREY ST CRAWL October 7, 2016, 5-9:30PM The Carey Street Crawl is a grassroots effort to […]

“Once Upon A Child” Comes to Slidell

Recycle children’s clothes, toys and more for cash or shop for gently used items at a fraction of the retail price! A National Model, with A Local Feel Once Upon A Child is a national kids resale franchise with over 300 locations throughout the U.S. and Canada, each location being locally owned and operated. The parent […]

What Sellers Want Most From Their Agent

Based on a recent 2015 report by the National Association of Realtors, we know what sellers want and we’re here to deliver. Paulena Gross Group of Keller Williams Realty Professionals (985) 847-0885 1. Help sellers market home to potential buyers. We are a full service real estate company, which means we go above and beyond […]

Slidell’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade

The 43rd Annual Olde Towne Slidell Association St. Patrick’s Day Parade will be held on Sunday, March 13, 2016. Line up will begin at 10:30 A.M. and rolls promptly at 1:00 P.M. with a toast at City Hall. The Route The parade will travel from City Hall at Second and Bouscaren Streets to Fremaux where it […]

Slidell Summer Camp Guide

We are a team of working moms, and if you are like us, the question starts to come up around February – what are you doing with the kids this summer?! Hopefully this list helps us all, you’ll find some great Slidell groups focusing on our children’s summer fun. And, it’s not too early to […]

Lenten Specials and The Best Seafood in Slidell

In Slidell, so much of what we celebrate in life revolves around food. As Mardi Gras comes to an end, we will turn our focus to weekly seafood consumption in honor of Lent and of course, crawfish season. Try one of your local favorites offering a special seafood menu, visit one of the best seafood […]

Local Band Witness Declares “Mardi Gras Rocks Forever!”

One of Slidell’s favorite bands, Witness, is getting lots of attention from their new hit song “Mardi Gras Rocks Forever!” HOW IT ALL CAME ABOUT Let’s go back to Mardi Gras 2016. It was the 15th year Witness played for the Krewe of Perseus Bal Masque, a Mardi Gras ball held weeks before parade day. […]

Getting Married in Slidell

The convenience of choosing to stay local for your wedding can result in less stress, possibly a smaller budget and giving back to local businesses. These local vendors were chosen to make Getting Married in Slidell the right choice! CATEGORIES: Planning | Photography | Beauty | Entertainment | Invitations | Florist | Wedding Cakes | Catering | Venues | Rentals EVENT PLANNING A wedding planner is ideal for the busy couple needing […]

King Cake On A Stick Returns to Slidell

Mardi Gras 2015, Slidell was introduced to a new idea that would spark a revolution on the parade route – King Cake on a Stick. As the first parade of 2016 rolled, the sounds of street revelers were in tune – where is King Cake on a Stick? Fear no more my fellow Slidellians!!! King […]

The Best Slidell Restaurants for a Special Valentine’s Day Dinner

Special events call for an out of the ordinary experience, one that you can cherish for many years to come. If a special dinner is on your menu this Valentine’s Day, choose a local business that serves New Orleans style cuisine in an intimate environment, all within a ten minute drive. Please note that all recommend […]

Mardi Gras in Slidell: Parade Schedule

Mardi Gras in Slidell, like other suburban cities outside of New Orleans, has a full season’s line up of traditional parades as well as a dog, boat and walking parade. Slidell’s Mardi Gras 2016 Parade Schedule with Route Maps SUNDAY January 10, 2016 SUNDAY January 17, 2016 SATURDAY January 23, 2016 SUNDAY January 24, 2016 […]