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Food Fight on the ‘Front

Saturday, November 11,
11am - 2pm

ESA Alpha Gamma Chapter is hosting the second annual Food Truck Competition,
Food Fight on the ‘Front, at the Origin Bank Riverwalk in Monroe from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. This year's event will take place on Saturday, Nov. 11 in celebration of Veteran's Day!

    Attendees are invited to enjoy the nice weather while watching local food trucks battle it out for the best in the biz title. Entry fee is $5 or $3 with valid military ID with children 5 and under being admitted for free. Entry fee allows one vote for your favorite (People's Choice).

Try samples from The Cookout, 2 Dudes Catering, and Catfish Charlies, and many more!  

There will also be a Celebrity Judges Award. A special thank you to those judges who have the tough task of choosing the second annual Food Fight on the ‘Front Champion – Tara Ambrose and John Reynolds.

Enjoy live music, face painting, a jumper for the kids along with other vendors with items to purchase. 

Net proceeds this year will benefit the Ouachita Regional Veteran Association. Visit their website at, or their Facebook page at “ORVA Ouachita Regional Veterans Association, Inc” for more information. ESA will also be accepting donations for the Veterans Home of NELA.

About ESA:
ESA is a nonprofit service organization that makes a difference in the lives of others. We work together in support of important causes, develop meaningful and lasting relationships, and encourage personal growth.
    Since 1929, ESA has created a powerful network of more than 1,000 chapters to excel in community education, service and philanthropy. “Hands-on” philanthropic endeavors provide more than 650,000 hours of direct service to those in need. Each year, ESA’s 15,000 members also help to raise over $10 million for charitable causes.
     The Monroe/West Monroe chapter of ESA, Alpha Gamma, was formed on March 15, 1970. Today, Alpha Gamma can be best recognized for its St. Jude’s Dream Home project, however, the chapter also works diligently to provide support to other local, national, and international charities

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Until – Thursday, November 30, 2017

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“IRON & Form: tradition and innovation”
Sculpture and Drawing by Kurt Dyrhaug,

Professor of Studio Art, Lamar University, Beaumont, TX

Bry Art Gallery, ULM campus


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Bry Art Gallery Hours: Mon. - Thurs. 8am - 4:30pm, Fri. 8am - 11:30am.
For more information visit or call 342-1375

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November 10th - 11th at 6:30pm
Tickets $50, Call 318-323-6681


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