The Louisiana International Film Festival (LIFF) was created to promote the Louisiana film industry’s growth along with its international reputation as an artistic and cultural force in the global market. LIFF aims to provide an interactive forum for filmmakers and musicians from around the globe. As a host for ideas and visionaries, a platform for the public display of art and where up-and-coming artists may further develop skills and relationships that enable them to play a more central role in…
Come out the the Varsity Theater and get ready to jam Sunday, April 23rd to see LEELA JAMES + DALEY! Special guest is to be decided at the show. Doors open at 7pm and music starts at 8pm. General Admission Tickets are $27.50 in Advance and $30 After Doors Open. For tickets and more information click here!
Join us at Bistro Byronz on Monday, April 24th from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. for good food for a good cause. You can join us at either the Mid-City (5412 Government Street) or Perkins Rowe (8200 Village Plaza Ct) locations! Dine in or take out and tell your server you are dining for STAR; we will receive 20% of dine in tickets and 10% of take-out ticket proceeds.
The Pelican House hosts a trivia night every Tuesday from 8-10pm! Come out and try their new & expanded menu while you play a fun game of trivia.
Join Friends of the Animals and Tinroof Brewing on a spring evening for yoga, beer, live music, and pups! A portion of sales will be donated to our rescue dogs as we seek to rehome and vet as many adoptable dogs as possible in Louisiana.
Come out to Boudreaux and Thibodeaux's every Wednesday night for $10 trays of boiled crawfish, live music, and karaoke!
The Official Home of the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival presented by Shell. Jazz Fest 2017: April 28 - May 7. Get the whole lineup and more information here!
Curley Taylor and Zydeco Trouble Genre: Louisiana Zydeco, Soul and Blues A Louisiana native, Curley Taylor's bluesy, soulful vocals and the band's hard driving Zydeco beat blend to create high-energy dance music for all audiences. Curley's music is true to its roots in Zydeco and Blues, but contemporary enough to appeal to a broad range of music lovers. Curley Taylor and Zydeco Trouble tour extensively throughout the US, playing festivals and clubs from New York to San Diego and from…
Of Moving Colors partners with the Baton Rouge Symphony Chamber Players to create a unique take on the Shakespearean classic. Guest choreographers include Pavel Zustiak, Sarah Cullen Fuller, and John Allen. Plus an original score by violist Christian Fredrickson.
AM/FM Genre: Cover Band: Alternative, Rock, Pop and Country Members: Justin McCoy Dustin "D-White" White Brandt Bourque Todd Guidry Playing your favorite songs from your favorite artists on the radio! Find out more information here.
Join us for a Kentucky Derby Viewing Party! family-friendly food+drinks music BREC on the Geaux derby-themed fun and games for kid + adults Tickets go on sale April 1. Cost Adults: $15 Children: $10 For More Information 225-769-780
Todd O'Neill Band Genre: Country, Cajun and Zydeco Members: Todd O'Neill Seth LeCoq Jordy Guidry Blasien LeBlanc Country Music singer/songwriter Todd O’Neill has been perfecting his self-described “pure Louisiana soul” sound in countless honky-tonks and dance halls for more than a decade. Todd’s whiskey-soaked vocals recently earned him the reigning Champion title of the Nash Next Challenge, further cementing his place in Music City. Hailing from Hammond, Louisiana, Todd applied the homegrown creative philosophy he was raised on when crafting…
Our festival is hosted in Mid-City Baton Rouge and is open to the public FREE. Visit with local artists and enjoy refreshments from our participating members! A great night out for the entire family! More info here!
The 2017 festival will return with menus from some of the region’s best restaurants and caterers, live entertainment, an array of beverages, a children’s activity area, and regional arts and crafts vendors. General admission is free for all ages. A VIP area will be available with paid admission. The event is rain or shine. The 2017 music lineup will feature Dumpstaphunk, Werewolf and the Matt Kayda Trio. More announcements will be made soon including food and art vendors. Proceeds from…
Keeping home and career balanced takes practice, determination, and grace — not to mention a little attitude. Join us for this special annual event that addresses issues unique to women in the CPA profession and highlights accomplished female leaders and best practices for career advancement. You’ll gain the confidence to stay on your toes and feel ready for whatever comes your way. Tickets available here
Hai Karate Genre: 70's Horn Driven Funk and Soul Members: Parrish Sonnier Tyra Bourgeois Patrick Bordelon Yve Braud Paul Taranto Steve Gonzales Craig Millet Everet Fekete Jonathan Lyons Hai Karate is an 8-piece horn band that specializes in 70s groove-oriented music. Their dynamic set includes music by Tower of Power, Chicago, Earth Wind & Fire, Steely Dan, Ohio Players, Average White Band, Kool & The Gang, The Isley Brothers, and much more. Find out more information here.
$35 per person Menu will feature: -Charcuterie board-2 cheeses, salami, olives paired with 2 white wines -Spring Cobb Salad w/ rosé pairing -Bacon wrapped shrimp with melted goat cheese w/ rosé pairing -Steak & Lamb Shish Kabob with mushrooms, squash, bell pepper, & red onions w/ red wine pairing -Surprise Dessert & wine pairing!! Get your tickets here!
Healthy BR will host the fourth annual Family Fit Day, a FREE open streets initiative centered around BREC City-Brooks Park to create temporary paved parks for running, walking, bicycling, dancing, playing, and socializing on May 20th from 7:30AM-12:30PM. During the event local organizations will offer fitness classes, speakers, healthy cooking demonstrations and samples, kids' activities, bike safety classes, runs, bike rides and much more. Fitness classes and fitness events include a family run, Tai Chi, the Mayor’s Bike Ride, yoga,…
A drink is a mixture of ingredients in a glass. A cocktail is a well thought out drink with a story. The cocktail scene in Baton Rouge has been growing slowly for the past 8 years. Competitions like this one show that Baton Rouge is becoming a destination to rival New Orleans for food and beverage experiences. We will have 8 bartenders competing in 2 categories, Bartender (Anybody in the profession) and Mixologist (Anybody who has won a competition in…
Shaun Ward Xperience Genre: Jazz, R&B, Hip Hop, Experimental Follow Shaun on his musical journey, as he fuzes Hip Hop, R&B, Soul, Funk, Jazz, and Rock through the strings of his blue violin. Are you Ready?! Find out more info here.
The Louisiana Art & Science Museum’s 32nd annual gala – RED – will be held Friday, Sept. 22, 7:30-10 p.m. at the downtown museum in Baton Rouge. Artwork, live music, silent auction and buffet. For more information on tickets or sponsorships, go to lasm.org or call (225) 344-5272, ext. 151.