Crawfish Season
Boogie down to the Bayou for crawfish season. Whether you prefer them boiled or fried, this Baton Rouge staple won’t disappoint!
Explore Baton Rouge Passes
Discover the best that Baton Rouge has to offer with discounts and deals on some of Baton Rouge's biggest restaurants, experiences and attractions.
Black History Trail
Discover Baton Rouge's Black history and culture.
Coronavirus Information
The latest information regarding Baton Rouge events, hotels, restaurants and attractions during COVID-19

Welcome to Louisiana's Capital City

Home of all things Louisiana and with a prime, central location—just an hour away from New Orleans and Lafayette—Baton Rouge is the perfect city to explore the eclectic culture of this amazing state. Nicknamed the “Red Stick,” Baton Rouge houses over 300 years of history, much of which can be tasted in our delectable food, seen in our unique architecture and learned through our unique arts and culture scene. Enjoy Southern hospitality at its finest at one our luxury hotels for a relaxing trip after exploring everything that Baton Rouge has to offer. Residing near the mighty Mississippi River, the Capital City has views for the picture-perfect vacation for you, your friends and your family!

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With an ever-growing restaurant scene, treat your taste buds to culinary bliss.
Venture downtown to catch a glimpse of our majestic State Capitol, the tallest in the country!

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