Top o’ the morning (or evening) to you! We all know St. Tammany Parish has loads of fun opportunities from January through December. After the abundance of Mardi Gras, you may wish for some relaxation in March. If you are up for more excitement, here are three upcoming events sure to make you see green!


Come out to see the action at the Paddles on Paddy’s Day Pickleball Tournament.

Lucky Button #1 – America’s Newest Sport

On Saturday, March 11, it is time to witness what all the hubbub is about pickleball! While registration to play is closed, you are invited to come out to Pelican Park in Mandeville for the Paddles on Paddy’s Day Pickleball Tournament. The day-long event offers women’s, men’s and mixed doubles, plus several skill level divisions, so everyone is sure to feel comfortable and enjoy themselves. For more information, click here.

Lucky Button #2 – Parade on in

It’s back! The Olde Towne Slidell Merchants Association is rolling out the green for the 49th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Sunday, March 12, 1 p.m. The route begins at City Hall and features over 50 floats, walkers, horses, cars, trucks, dance teams, marching bands and more. Of course, you will have the opportunity to shop for traditional Irish stew ingredients! For more information, click here.

Lucky Button #3 – Win, Win, Win

If you really want to press your luck, you can win big at the $5,000 Drawdown to benefit the Maritime Museum Lighthouse Fundraiser on Friday, March 17, 6 p.m. For $100, you and a guest will enjoy cocktails, dinner and an entry into winning the pot of gold! Be sure to bring out your festive St. Patrick’s Day attire. For more information, click here.

While these are three options to make your March a month of good luck, there are so many more ways to see green on the Northshore. Check out for more!