The Great Play Date

Celebrate one more play day before school starts in the cool air conditioning of the Castine Center!  It's a day filled with fun for little ones and their grown-ups.

The Great Play Date includes plenty of ways of the kids to get out some energy! There'll be bounce houses, obstacle courses, dance floor, games to play, photo booth, face painting, petting zoo, video games for the bigger kids and even a special play area for the little ones. (see activity list) Plus some of the areas best family-focused businesses will be there for even more fun games and giveaways! 

Come out and meet princesses Belle and Moana, superheroes Batman and Spiderman, Pierre the Pelican, a real Pirate of the Quarter, Boudreaux and Clotile from the Baby Cakes  and more along with your favorite radio stars like Stevie G and Tpot from B97, DJ Speedy from B97, Kat from Bayou 95.7, Steve "Your Co-Worker" Suter from Magic 101.9!

All the fun is inside the cool A.C. at the Castine Center at Pelican Park
63350 Pelican Dr, Mandeville, LA 70448 (google map)
Saturday, August 5th, 2017 from 10am-4pm

All tickets just $5 with all your fun included!


  • Cash and cards will be accepted at the door for admission tickets. However, advance ticket purchases will likely save you time at the door if there's a line. All tickets are just $5 no matter when they are purchased.
  • All activities are INCLUDED with your admission. The only thing you'd need to pay for are if you choose to buy concessions. There will be lots of yummy kid-friendly good and even some adult beverages available for sale. :)
  • Parking is free and available in any lot in the Pelican Park complex.
  • Don't worry about the weather. All activities are inside the Castine Center.
  • No special areas will be provided for breastfeeding, but all moms are welcome to feed their babies where they see fit and are comfortable. All little ones need to eat afterall! :)