-Kids Fishing Derby: Cabela's in Gonzales is hosting Blood Pressure 4 Kids Fishing Derby on May 27. Registration begins at 8 a.m., followed by fishing at 9 a.m. The first 100 kids will receive a free rod and reel. The event features food, family fun and blood pressure awareness.

-Jambalaya Festival: The 50th annual Jambalaya Festival will kick off on May 26 at S. Irma Blvd. in Gonzales for Memorial Weekend. The event features a weekend full of music, food, rides, a 5K and fun run and various cook-offs. For a full schedule of events visit jambalyafestival.org.

-Dog Show: The Pelican Cluster all-breed dog show will be held at the 4-H building at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center from June 1-4. For more information visit lamardixonexpocenter.com.