Christmas Events in Baton Rouge

Enjoy the Holiday season in the Capital City. From the Downtown Christmas Parade and Festival of Lights, to Ice Skating in the Baton Rouge River Center, there are plenty of family-friendly activities for all to enjoy! To get a full picture of all Baton Rouge has to offer during the holiday season such as our local traditions, best places to eat or cater Christmas dinner, and where to shop local for the best gifts, view our Christmas in Baton Rouge page!

Top annual Christmas events

As you plan your holiday vacation to Baton Rouge, here's a quick list of our most-popular Christmas Events every year. Check the calendar below for this year's dates and more information!

  • Festival of Lights
  • Ice Skating at the River Center
  • Downtown Christmas Parade
  • Zoo Lights
  • A Rural Life Christmas
  • LSU Holiday Spectacular
  • Creole Christmas at Magnolia Mound Plantation
  • Nutcracker: A Tale from the Bayou
  • Red Stick Revelry

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