Alumni Association hosts parade tailgate for Washington Parish Fair

Contact: Tonya Lowentritt
Date: October 10, 2012

      HAMMOND – The Southeastern Louisiana University Alumni Association is inviting alumni and friends to view the Washington Parish Fair Parade with them in a special location.

     The event is scheduled Wednesday, Oct. 17, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Branch residence, across from the fairgrounds entrance gates in Franklinton. Participants need only look for the tent with the Green and Gold flags.

     "Join us as we kick off the Washington Parish Free Fair," said Alumni Director Kathy Pittman. "Alumni and friends will be greeted by Miss Southeastern Renee' Picou and 'Roomie' the Lion. There will be great food, fun and fellowship for all!"

     Participation is free, and complimentary soft drinks and refreshments will be served. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own lawn chairs.

     For more information, log on to, or call the Alumni Center at 985-549-2150.

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