This Week’s Browse the Bend!

The Sabine Parish Journal is excited to bring you the main events happening throughout the parish and on the lake this week! It’s fall and that means fall fun for everyone! The Bend is packed with fun events for every age group! 

October 20th:

Young at Art Painting Class with Shanna Dees Gaspard at Sabine Council on Aging will be held Wednesday, October 20th at 1:00 pm. Don’t forget to bring your own canvas!

Painting classes are held at the Many location on the 3rd Wednesday of each month.

Phone number: 
Event Location: 
Sabine Council on Aging
200 Legacy Drive
ManyLA 71449
October 22nd:

Vintage Market Days presents Forever Vintage at the Beauregard Parish Fairgrounds on October 22-24 from 10 am – 4 pm. There will be vintage items, vintage-inspired, architectural salvage, repurposed finds, jewelry & clothing, live music & food trucks. Admission is $15 on Friday, $10 on Saturday & $5 on Sunday. Tickets are good for re-entry all weekend. Children 12 & under are free.

Event Location: 
Beauregard Parish Fairgrounds
506 West Drive
October 23rd:
Zwolle Marketplace will be held at Pat’s Place in Zwolle from 9 am – 4 pm; The market will have a variety of vendors. Call or text Stephanie at 318-521-0961 for more information.
Phone number: 
Event Location: 
Pat’s Place
21340 Hwy. 191
ZwolleLA 71486

Justin Hewitt Band will be performing at Beer Time on Saturday, October 23rd at 9:00 pm. There is a $10 cover charge.

Phone number: 
Event Location: 
Beer Time
206 E Port Arthur Street
ConverseLA 71419

The Sabine Freestate Festival is pleased to announce the 41st Annual Miss Sabine Freestate Pageant is scheduled for Saturday, October 23, 2021 from 10 am – 6 pm. Keeping safety in mind, we are planning to have a morning competition for the Baby Miss through Little Miss and an afternoon competition for Jr. Miss through Miss. Please note that this is subject to change depending upon state and/or federal COVID-19 guidelines.

For more information, please visit 2021 Miss Sabine Freestate Festival Pageant’s Facebook page. 

Event Location: 
Sabine Freestate Festival Grounds

Polk Street Market will be held Saturday, October 23, 2021 from 8:00 am – 2:00 pm. Local artisans, crafts, produce, food trucks, children’s activities, gospel music & live band.Free parking & free admission! 

For more information or vendor application, contact or call 318-510-8567.

Event Location: 
Court House Square
115 N. Washington

Calvary Baptist Church is hosting a Fall Fest & Pig Roast on Saturday, October 23rd beginning at 2:30 pm.

Phone number: 
(318) 256-2871
Event Location: 
Calvary Baptist Church
105 Peterson Street
ManyLA 71449

Fall Fest at Mount Carmel Baptist Church in Florien is Sunday, October 24th at 5:00 pm.

Phone number: 
(318) 586-4680
Event Location: 
Mount Carmel Baptist Church
5049 Hwy 118
FlorienLA 71429
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