Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots will host a Cochon de Lait Fundraiser Mar. 12 to benefit both pediatric brain cancer charities and Angels Grove Ranch (http://www.angelsgrove.org/).
The event will be held between 4:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. on the first floor on the west side of the grandstand. Tickets can be purchased in advance for $30 ($35 at the door if still available) at the program booth or by contacting Emilee Margiotta at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (504) 948-1150. The event will be limited to 350 tickets and will feature silent and live auctions.
The annual Louisiana Derby Golf Tournament, benefitting the backstretch community, will be held Mar. 19 at Lakewood New Orleans. The event will begin at 1 p.m. with registration starting at 11:30 a.m.