Louisiana and Pike County, MO both celebrate bicentennials in 2018
Louisiana and Pike County are both celebrating bicentennials in 2018.
Louisiana is gearing up for its celebration June 30 to July 4.
The committee has already sponsored a home tour, and on January 1 will host the second Not Your Momma's Bingo event.
It's at 1 p.m. January 1st at the American Legion,. Instead of numbers, contestants write down song titles as the tunes are played.
The next big activity will be the Mayor's Ball in February.
Visit www.louisiana200.com for more information.
Meanwhile,the Pike County Bicentennial Commission kicked off its events in September and is completing plans for activities through December 2018.
A bicentennial book, an art competition, an oral history project and a banquet are among the ideas.
More about Pike County's plans can be found on Facebook.
Volunteers are welcome for both observances.