Welcome to 2017 at your Arena!!
... A new slate of events and another year of fun and making memories at the Arena ...
January will wrap up with NBHA Barrel Racing on Saturday the 21st and the Tangipahoa Parish 4-H Livestock Show is back set for the Saturday the 28th.
February will feature more Barrel Racing on the 10th and 11th and Team Roping on Saturday the 18th. The popular Vintage Market Days is returning to kick off the month of March
with three big days Friday, Satruday, and Sunday March 10-12.
A Full Service, First-Class Facility
The Florida Parishes Arena is a multi-purpose facility,
designed to host agriculture-related activities, horse shows, livestock shows, craft shows, flea markets,
car shows, concerts, rodeos, meetings and any other event that
would be accommodated in an open air arena.
Conveniently located off Highway 51 in the center of Tangipahoa
Parish in Amite, Louisiana this first-class facility is in the ideal location for your
next event. Local hotels and a variety of restaurants and shops are available within
a 15-mile radius of the arena for guest to enjoy.
Our professional staff is specially trained and equipped to service
events from a small corporate or club meeting to a three-day monster truck show. We invite
you to stop by, or call and request a brochure. You will be impressed with our personal
service and our attention to detail. We host your good times. Call and schedule yours today!
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
... and a big THANK YOU to all the great folks who attended and supported events at the Arena.
It has been another fun year at the Arena. December is here and the New Year is coming fast. We pause during this holiday season to say a BIG THANK YOU to everyone who attended events and to all the great folks who put the events together. We appreciate your support of the Florida Parishes Arena, and we are looking forward to another great year when we will see you again. From our Arena Family to yours, we wish you all a happy and healthy Christmas and a prosperous and exciting New Year!
Alice Vickers DuBois newest member of the Florida Parishes Arena Wall of Fame.
Arena honors DuBois in ceremonies at Tangi Parish Rodeo.
Alice Vickers DuBois, a decorated teacher, loving mother and wife, and a true cowgirl, is the newest inductee into the Florida Parishes Arena Wall of Fame.
She was recognized for her hard work and dedication numerous times throughout her career. She was named the NAAE Outstanding Teacher Award which is sponsored by Toyota. She was named Teacher of the Year at Ponchatoula High School in 2012 by the Tangipahoa Parish School System. Alice also partnered with legendary New Orleans chef Dickie Brennon to create a “farm-to-table” benefit fundraiser. The impact that she left on hundreds of students through the years is immeasurable. She shared with each of them, not only the knowledge and experience of Agrisceince, but her love of people and the commitment to community service.
Happy New Year!
January 20 ... Finally Friday Barrel Race.
January 28 ... Tangipahoa Parish 4-H Livestock Show.
February 10 ... Finally Friday Barrel Race.
February 11 ... NBHA Barrel Race.
February 18 ... Team Roping.
March 10-12 ... Vintage Market Days