The Dog Days of Summer are here!
... Barrell Racing, Team Roping, and Team Sorting take center stage ...

    The Arena will celebrate the 10th Year of the Annual Run for the Pearl Saturday, August 5 as July and August feature lost of barrell racing along with team roping and team sorting. Fall is not far away and September 8 and 9 the Ponchatoula FFA Youth Rodeo is back.

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.

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July 12... NBHA Barrel Race.
July 29... 3Dots Team Sorting.
August 4 ... Finally Friday Barrel Race.
August 5 ... Run for the Pearl Barrel Race.
August 19 ... NBHA Barrel Races.
August 26 ... Team Roping.
September 8-9... Ponchatoula FFA Youth Rodeo.
September 16... Team Roping.
September 22... Open Jackpot Barrel Race.




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