What Morehouse May Madness Street Festival
When May 1, 2021
Where Bastrop, LA (located in northeast Louisiana)
Cost Free!
Morehouse May Madness is a street festival celebrating Morehouse Parish with the focus being on historic downtown Bastrop, LA. The festival features an art exhibit, an antique tractor exhibit, a motorbike exhibit, a classic car exhibit, awesome music, a kid zone, farmers market activities, (3) stages, and juried merchant and food vendors. All of these activities are located in downtown Bastrop. If you would rather play golf than enjoy the festivities downtown, a golf scramble is scheduled for you at Morehouse Country Club located at 1729 Gladney Drive. The phone number is 281-0466.

All proceeds from the festival are used to fund future MMM festivals and for community projects through Morehouse Beautification Inc. DBA Keep Morehouse Beautiful (KMB). KMB is a 501-C-3 non-profit organization.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost?

Admission to the event is completely FREE!

What is there to do at the event?

Activities include an art exhibit, an antique tractor exhibit, a motorbike exhibit, a classic car exhibit, two stages of entertainment with lots of music under a tarp, an updated and improved kid zone, farmers market activities, a golf scramble, and much more. There will be even a visit from Miss Louisiana.

Where will the activities be held?

All activities, except for the golf scramble, take place in historic downtown Bastrop where the beautiful Morehouse Parish Courthouse serves as the centerpiece. The MMM Golf Scramble will take place at Morehouse Country Club which is located at 1729 Gladney Drive (Phone (318-281-0466).

How Can I Become a Vendor?

To apply to become a food or merchant vendor click here. Read the guidelines and submit a completed application. Please note that this is a juried event.

Where Do the Proceeds Go?

Proceeds from sponsors and vendors go to future Morehouse May Madness Street Festival events and to Keep Morehouse Beautiful to be used for downtown improvements.

Where can I park?

Entering Bastrop on West Jefferson - behind Bastrop Beauty School and across from the Morehouse Corner's Office, turn left off of West Jefferson into a historic downtown Bastrop parking area - you are welcome to park there at no cost

Entering Bastrop on West Jefferson - at the intersection of Vine St. and East Jefferson on the right is a large parking area that you are welcome to park in at no cost courtesy of the First United Methodist Church

At various locations around the historic downtown district.

Vendors

All accessories antiques arts & crafts items baby clothes backscratchers Bags bbq chicken and brisket bbq pulled pork sandwiches body care body cloths boudin bread brownies buddy bracelets cajun pasta with cream sauce cajun shrimp cakes candies candle wax car fresheners cheesecake salad chicken wings children's clothing cinnamon rolls clothing cookies cornhole boards cotton candy crackers creamy corn grits crochet dolls crosses customized items dancing decor-home Dixie Bell paint door hangers door wreaths dresses embroidery Employee Recruitment face painting Fedora hats flavored popcorn fossils furniture Gideon Bibles gifts giveaway gumbo hair bows hair care Hamburgers hand made frames hand made jewelry hand painted mixed media art and home decor hand woven scarves handcrafted jewelry handmade gardening handmade items handmade journals handmade walking sticks hats Home Decor home fragrance home goods Home Interior homemade pies investment handouts jambalaya jewelry jumbo shrimp kettle corn kool aid pickles LDCC Information lemonade makeup marinara sauce masks melts memory bears metal yard art microfiber cloths Monat shampoo monograming Myra bags painted furniture painted windows paintings pillows plants/planters plaques plus size clothing popcorn pottery Pura Vida bracelets purses puzzles raffle tickets ribs salsa Scentsy Products seafood nachos shaved ice shirts shrimp poboy silent auction skin care skincare split-the-pot tickets sunglasses Sweets tattoos tea Title Sponsor Topanga detergent totes tutus wind chimes window art women and children clothing wooden bowls wooden crafts wreaths wrecker service wristlets yard decor yard signs

Gideons International

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Gideon Bibles

Troy's Grandmother

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Homemade Pies

Amy's Boutique

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Dresses, Hair Bows, Jewelry, Tutus, Wreaths

Victory Tabernacle Church

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Crackers, Jambalaya, Tea

Sis Sanders Sweets

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Brownies, Cakes, Candies, Sweets

Traveling Chic Boutique Louisiana

West Monroe, LA

Tags: Accessories, Clothing, Jewelry

Beekman Charter Varsity Cheer

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Lemonade, Pura Vida Bracelets, Split-the-pot Tickets

Jesse's Wood Creations

West Monroe, LA

Tags: Crochet Dolls, Door Hangers, Handmade Journals, Wooden Bowls

Morehouse General Hospital

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Title Sponsor

CommuniHealth Services

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Title Sponsor

DRAX

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Title Sponsor

Bayou Belles Bowtique

Monroe, LA

Tags: Children's Clothing

Peggy's Stitches

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Embroidery, Memory Bears, Monograming, Pillows

Optimist Club of Bastrop

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Hamburgers

Debbie's Delightful Cleaning

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Body Cloths, Microfiber Cloths

Mother Nature's Helpers

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Handmade Walking Sticks

K & J Rib Shack & Delights

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Kool Aid Pickles, Ribs

Rebel Rose

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Jewelry

Trinkets Snazzy Snaps

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Crosses, Fossils, Jewelry, Masks

Katie & Judy's LuLaRoe

Strong AR

Tags: Women And Children Clothing

Jeannie's Jewels

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Jewelry, Plaques, Wind Chimes, Yard Decor

Southern Mix

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Car Fresheners, Dixie Bell Paint, Hats, Jewelry, Shirts, Wristlets

Kara's Unique Kreations

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Cheesecake Salad, Cookies, Flavored Popcorn

Beekman Charter Tigerettes

Beekman, LA

Tags: Dancing, Face Painting, Tattoos

The Flower Tree

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Door Wreaths, Home Decor, Jewelry

The Hideway

Quitman, LA

Tags: Monat Shampoo, Myra Bags, Topanga Detergent

Beekman Charter School Belles

Beekman, LA

Tags: Raffle Tickets, Silent Auction

Fran Johnson

Mer Rouge, LA

Tags: Bread, Cinnamon Rolls

Southern Chic Boutique

Monroe, LA

Tags: Accessories, Clothing, Jewelry

Lime Life by Alcone

Mer Rouge, LA

Tags: Makeup, Skincare

North Church Bastrop

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Giveaway, Raffle Tickets

La Mia Famiglia Marinara

Sterlington, LA

Tags: Marinara Sauce, Salsa

Independent Scentsy Consultant

West Monroe, LA

Tags: Scentsy Products

Louisiana Delta Community College

Bastrop, LA

Tags: LDCC Information

HJ Doles Wrecker Service, LLC

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Wrecker Service

Thirty One Gifts

Dubach, LA

Tags: Bags, Purses, Totes

Janet Corrent

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Jewelry

Michael Donahue: Edward Jones

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Investment Handouts

Gypsy Soul

Monroe, LA

Tags: Metal Yard Art, Painted Furniture

Frames-a-Plenty

Rayville, LA

Tags: Hand Made Frames, Hand Made Jewelry, Hand Painted Mixed Media Art And Home Decor, Jewelry

Angela Jaggers / The Gypsy Chick

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Door Hangers, Painted Windows, Pottery, Yard Signs

Crafted by DJ

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Handcrafted Jewelry, Wreaths

Mama's Kettle Corn

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Kettle Corn, Lemonade

Morehouse Magnet School

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Cotton Candy, Popcorn

Tees n Things by Karen

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Customized Items

Morehouse Parish Schools

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Employee Recruitment

Pam and Thomas

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Backscratchers, Cornhole Boards, Home Interior, Jewelry

Kona Ice of NELA, LLC

Calhoun, LA

Tags: Shaved Ice

Kala Kraft Shack

West Monroe, LA

Tags: Door Hangers, Wooden Crafts

Toni

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Paintings, Window Art

Tillery's

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Jumbo Shrimp, Seafood Nachos

Nature's Hideaway Gardens

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Decor-home, Handmade Gardening

Blue Bayou Designs

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Decor-home, Furniture

Cotton Bale Market

Mer Rouge, LA

Tags: Baby Clothes, Furniture, Gifts, Home Goods, Jewelry

Southern Charm 318

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Candle Wax, Home Fragrance, Melts

Who's Cookin Catering

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Bbq Chicken And Brisket, Boudin, Gumbo, Shrimp Poboy

Klassy Kurves Boutique

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Fedora Hats, Plus Size Clothing, Sunglasses

Magikal Elite

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Body Care, Hair Care, Skin Care

All Kinds of Kinds

Sterlington, LA

Tags: Antiques, Handmade Items, Plants/planters

Celebrate Home LLC

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Buddy Bracelets, Hand Woven Scarves, Masks, Puzzles

Hips, Curves, Faces Kouture LLC

Sterlington, LA

Tags: Accessories, Clothing

ChessSixx LLC

Collinston, LA

Tags: Cajun Pasta With Cream Sauce, Cajun Shrimp, Creamy Corn Grits

R & B

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Arts & Crafts Items, Door Wreaths

Boy Scout Troop 56

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Bbq Pulled Pork Sandwiches

Ray's Grill/Wings

Bastrop, LA

Tags: Chicken Wings