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2015 Miss USA Pageant in Baton Rouge
2015 Miss USA Pageant in Baton Rouge

Visit Baton Rouge welcomes the 2015 Miss USA pageant contestants to Louisiana's Capital City on July 12! We are so excited to host the Miss USA Competition and show the 51 contestants just what it means to "laissez les bons temps rouler" in the Red Stick. For more information or to purchase tickets, click below.

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Restaurant Week Baton Rouge
Restaurant Week Baton Rouge

Be a part of Baton Rouge's Restaurant Week on July 20-25, and enjoy irresistible cuisine at some of the best restaurants in the Red Stick. Price points range from only $15 - $35 per person for unique three course menus, with dishes sure to tempt your taste buds. So get moving and make your reservations as many restaurants fill up quickly. For more information, click below.

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Ready. Set. #GoBR.
Ready. Set. #GoBR.

Join the movement to show your Baton Rouge pride! Take your #GoBR key chain with you everywhere you go and share photos using #GoBR on social media. Every time you post, you are eligible to win fun prizes! For more information, or to request your key chain, click below.

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Get Hungry. Get Together. #GoBR.
Get Hungry. Get Together. #GoBR.

Explore the Capital City of Louisiana, where we've been seasoned more often than settled, our politics and swamp pop are flamboyant disruptions of the left-right shuffle and the only difference between Saturday and Sunday is the size of the congregation! Check us out and #GoBR. come along and #GoBR!

Italian Heritage Festa
Italian Heritage Festa

The Baton Rouge Italian Festival is back this fall! Whether or not your roots take you back to Italy, you won't want to miss the fun on Sunday, July 26. Hosted at the Belle of Baton Rouge Hotel in downtown Baton Rouge, the FREE festival will be held from 11-5 PM. Highlights include: Italian maid presentation, Italian 101, genealogy, vino stroll, St. Joseph's altar exhibit, shopping village, plenty of food and drink booths, music by The New Orleans Express, and much more!

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The Red Stick Blog
The Red Stick Blog

Follow along with the Visit Baton Rouge team as we explore and highlight different events, attractions and more in the Red Stick! To visit our blog, click below.

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