Come on down, y'all

Saddle up and head to Cowboy Night from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at the West Feliciana Parish Library, 5114 Burnett Road, St. Francisville.

A Celebration of Literature and Art hosts the event, which celebrates singers, songwriters, poets and storytellers of the Old West. Light refreshments will be served.

Walk through the past

The Audubon State Historic Site in St. Francisville will hold a Locust Grove Cemetery Tour from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday. Guests will learn about people buried at the cemetery and may attend a class on gravestone rendering.

For more information, call (225) 635-3739 or (888) 677-2838.

Winner, winner, chicken dinner

Stop by the Jackson Civic Center from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday to support Boy Scout Troop 51 while saving yourself the trouble of cooking dinner.

The troop will be holding a chicken dinner fundraiser for $8 per plate. Each plate will include half of a chicken, beans, a roll and cake.

Celebrate Earth Day

Port Hudson State Historic Site in Jackson will celebrate Earth Day with a nature hike at 10 a.m. Saturday.

Join a ranger to tour environmentally signification locations in the park. Each guest will receive a worksheet and, upon completing the trail and worksheet, will be awarded a Port Hudson State Historic Site Nature Patch. Participants should wear appropriate clothing and shoes and bring water. Dogs on a leash are welcome.

For more information, call (225) 654-3775 or (888) 677-3400.

Spring rodeo time

The Angola Prison Spring Rodeo and Craft Show will take place at the prison on Saturday and Sunday. Gates will open at 9 a.m., and the rodeo starts at 2 p.m.

Browse handcrafted items for sale and watch inmates compete in annual spring rodeo.

For more information or directions, call (225) 655-2060 or visit

Lunch Lagniappe

Join the West Feliciana Chamber of Commerce at the West Feliciana Sports Park at noon Wednesday, April 26, for Lunch Lagniappe. Hear guest speakers Zed Howell discuss building a business from scratch and Jeremy Savage, of the West Feliciana Sports Park, discuss the park.

Bring your lunch or buy a lunch on site with proceeds benefiting the chamber. For more information, call (225) 635-6717.

Music at the Mag

Once again, it’s time for Music at the Mag. Stop by the Magnolia Cafe this weekend for a musical break in your evening. Friday night features Gal Holiday and the Honky Tonk Revue, and Saturday will showcase Serabee.

Shows start at 7 p.m. at 5689 Commerce St., St. Francisville. Call (225) 635-6528 for information.

Send news and events for East and West Feliciana parishes to by 10 a.m. Monday or call (225) 388-0215.