Senior Sock Hop: The Garney Gautreau senior sock hop will be held in the upstairs banquet hall of the Lamar Dixon Expo Center on April 28 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Lunch and live entertainment will be provided.

St. Johns Festival: St. Johns annual Festival-de-la-Prairie will be held April 28- 30 at the church grounds located at 15208 La. 73 in Prairieville. The weekend long event features a silent auction, food, a 5K race, rides and live entertainment from Artemis, Hai Karate, Todd O'Neill, Night Train and After 8. More information can be found by contacting the church at (225) 673-8307.

Bikers Against Child Abuse: The Capital Region Bikers Against Child Abuse is hosting their fourth annual Family Fun Day on April 29 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Lamar Dixon Expo Center. The event includes a car show, live music, an auction, bouncy houses, games and more. For more information contact

Charity Horse Show: Q Hotels joined forces with Baton Rouge & Covington Horse Farms along with The LSU Equestrian Team to honor the men and women that have served The United States of America. The Family Friendly Horse Show will be held at the Lamar Dixon Center on April 29 at 8 a.m. Visitors will be able to see riders, from children to adult, horse jumping on sizes from small ponies to warm bloods and thoroughbred horses. Children and teenagers will be able to meet The LSU Equestrian Team and local trainers to discover more information concerning this prestigious sport.

Relay for Life: The Ascension Relay for Life will be held April 29 from 6 p.m. to midnight at the Lamar Dixon Expo Center. There will be entertainment, food, a balloon release and raffle items. A luminaria ceremony will be held at 9 p.m. to honor cancer survivors and those who have lost their battle to cancer.