Special Events

Vintage Market Days
of Southeast Louisiana

Florida Parishes Arena
1301 N.W. Central Ave., Amite, LA
March 8, 9, 10
Friday – Saturday 10 AM – 5 PM
Sunday 10 AM – 4 PM

There is something for everyone at Vintage Market Days! This indoor open air market features a variety of venders who display their unique passions and talents. Come check out the variety of beautiful jewelry, art, clothing, home décor, antiques, outdoor furnishings, and scrumptious food.
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Amite Oyster Festival

N.E. Central Ave., Amite City, LA
March 15, 16, & 17
Friday 3 PM – midnight, Saturday 11 AM – 11 PM
Sunday 12 PM – 6 PM

With this year’s theme of “Rock’n Oysters” you are sure to have a rock’n good time at the Amite Oyster Festival! Check out the chili cook-off, oyster eating contest, and much more, as you eat your way through this fun filled community event.
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Tangipahoa Parish Fair

400 Reid Ave., Amite, LA
October 3, 4, & 5

Created in 1888, this is the oldest fair in the State of Louisiana. This fair features more than just carnival rides. Live music, pie eating contests, a cook-off and 4-H exhibits are just some of the family-friendly entertainment you can expect!
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Tangipahoa Pro Rodeo

Florida Parishes Arena
1301 N.W. Central Ave., Amite, LA
June 15 – 16
Doors Open at 6 PM
Action Starts at 8 PM

What do award winning livestock, the best entertainment you’ll find anywhere, and champion cowboys and cowgirls have in common? The Tangipahoa Pro Rodeo, of course! You’re guaranteed to be on the edge of your seat all evening at this family friendly, fun-filled event.
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