Enjoy Baton Rouge festivals and events

Life is about celebrating, and in Baton Rouge, we do plenty of it. During your visit, make it a point to stop by a local festival or event—there’s always something worth celebrating here.

Page
1 of 24

Get Down at L'Auberge Casino and Hotel
Get Down at L'Auberge Casino and Hotel

L’Auberge Casino and Hotel Baton Rouge announces its spring performances with Michael Bolton, Gladys Knight and Frank Caliendo! Click below for more information.

More Information >
Rhythms in the Rouge
Rhythms in the Rouge

Tap your toes in Baton Rouge! With plenty of options there’s a genre fit for any taste. For a complete list of upcoming concerts and schedules click on More Information.

More Information >
Join a Tailgate and Geaux Tigers!
Join a Tailgate and Geaux Tigers!

Join a tailgate for an LSU football game, where the LSU band (a.k.a., the golden band from Tigerland) and thousands of Louisiana State University fanatics form a powerful cheering force for the LSU football team. Mo Isom and her crew have crafted their own remix of the LSU fight song that will bring out the Tiger love in you. Make sure to stick around for the end, where Mo catches head coach Les Miles on the streets of LSU’s Baton Rouge campus.

Join the Revolution!

Feb 26, 2015 - Feb 28, 2015

Discover how the American Revolution and new conceptions of liberty and personal freedom changed the world forever. Treasured collections for the NY Historical Society and Louisiana State Museum tell the revolution story spanning two continents and two centuries. See exceptional paintings, drawings, maps and manuscripts and many pamphlets, political and satirical cartoons that spread revolutionary fervor throughout the period.  Revolution! The Atlantic World Reborn offers visitors the opportunity to explore one of history's pivotal moments in which freedom, equality and the  sovereignty of the people became universal goals.

More Information >
Brave Steps: The Louisiana Native Guard

Feb 26, 2015 - Mar 20, 2015

This exhibit illustrates the history of the Louisiana Native Guard, the first black troops to be mustered into the Union Army during the American Civil War and the first steps toward life out of slavery and working toward equality.

More Information >
Apron Chronicles: A Patchwork of American Recollections

Feb 26, 2015 - Apr 05, 2015

Touring since 2004, this exhibit presents the American experience through 50 photographic stories and an outstanding collection of 100 vintage aprons. Also, there will be other aprons from Holy Family Church worn by women staging the  annual St. Joseph's altar as well as a display called 'Feed Sack Fashions' from the LSU Textile Museum.

More Information >
Art of Hospice & The Many Faces of George Washington

Feb 26, 2015 - Feb 28, 2015

Secretary of State Tom Schedler & Louisiana's Old State Capitol invite you to the opening reception for the museum's newest exhibits. The Art of Hospice is a celebration of sacred works of art and is an incredible journey to capture the energy of hospice professionals and their patients as they both experience dignity and compassion at the end of life. This is a traveling exhibit and The Old State Capitol will be the only venue in Baton Rouge to host  this unique exhibit. The reception is Tuesday, January 20, 2015 from 5:30-7:30. The exhibit will continue through February 6, 2015. The George Washington presents the many facets of Washington's leadership through dazzling color graphics of paintings, photographs and iconic objects from the Mount Vernon collections. This exhibit runs through February 28, 2015.

More Information >
Monumental Landscapes & Louisiana Bayous

Feb 26, 2015 - Mar 15, 2015

Come out to see A World of Dreams: Landscapes by Tula Telfair and Manchac: In the Wake of North Pass by Megan Singleton. Despite the different terrain and media, these two together comment on the extreme beauty and power of nature.  The museum is open on Saturday's 10-5 and on Sunday's 1-4.

More Information >
New Orleans Style by: Andi Eaton

Feb 26, 2015

Come out and enjoy the reception, lecture and book signing by Andi Eaton and discover the Big Easy's stylish legacy and a new side of New Orleans.

More Information >
Music by Jason Boland & The Stragglers

Feb 26, 2015

Also featuring Cody Canada and The Departed!

More Information >

Page
1 of 24