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Weekend Events!
What's happening Downtown this weekend?
Check out our Weekend Events list to keep tabs on what's hot downtown each week! For more info, visit our site at the link below!

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Downtown 4th of July Events and Celebrations
Head Downtown this Wednesday for a patriotic fun filled day. Downtown has family friendly events starting as early as 8AM and a great firework show on the Mississippi to cap it all off. Click the icon below for information on all the events.

Downtown Baton Rouge
July, 4

Summer Lecture Series
The Capitol Park Museum is hosting a summer lecture series featuring Southern University professors and instructors throughout July. This Thursday Dr. Charles Vincent, noted author of numerous publications, will discuss African-Americans' participation in the Civil War in Louisiana, Reconstruction and the Louisiana Legislative Black Caucus. Museum galleries will remain open until the program begins and guests are invited to arrive early to view the exhibits.

660 N Fourth Street
July 5, 6:30PM

Legally Blonde The Musical at Manship Theatre
Center Stage proudly presents Legally Blonde The Musical. Featuring sorority star Elle Woods who doesn't take "no" for an answer. When her boyfriend dumps her for someone serious, Elle puts down the credit card, hits the books and sets out where no Delta Nu has gone before: Harvard Law School. This production is an all-singing, all-dancing, feel good musical comedy that is one "Elle of a show"!

100 Lafayette Street
Friday, June 6, 7:30PM

Belle of Baton Rouge Summer Concert Series
Join Roland Doucet from Roland's Rockin' Cajun Show at the Belle of Baton Rouge where FREE live music continues indoors every week in the Atrium at 5PM with the Belle Summer Concert Series. Start your weekend with some of Louisiana's hottest Hall of Fame Acts and more! This week, dance, mix and mingle with Louisiana Music Hall of Fame's Bayou Bicentennial Music Caravan.

103 France Street
Friday, July 6, 5PM

Tailgating Throwdown at the Farmers Market
The Tailgating Throwdown is a cookoff competition open to individual & corporate teams using locally sourced ingredients from the Red Stick Farmers Market. Sign your team up today! Contact for more information having a team or becoming a sponsor.

Corner of Fifth Street and Main Street
Saturday, October 20

Justin McCain at the Roux House
Justin McCain, a local musician, is proud to announce is his newest band The Justin McCain Project! Made up of some of Baton Rouge's most talented musicians, The JM Project brings a fresh face to rock and roll. Rock out this Friday at the Roux House and check out upcoming acts by clicking below.

143 Third Street
Saturday, July 7, 9PM

Mike Varnado at Boudreaux and Thibodeaux's
Boudreaux and Thibodeaux's has acts everyday this week starting off with Mike Varnado on Thursday. The party starts off early with musicans playing on the balcony. Stop by their location on Third Street or check out Boudreaux and Thibodeaux's event lineup by clicking below.

214 Third Street
Thursday, July 5, 9PM

Storytime at The River Center Library
Join the fun at River Center Branch Library for a "Glow Bug" storytime and crafts. We will read Fireflies in the Night by Judy Hawes and other nighttime stories. After, children will make their very own working glow bugs to take home. Children 4-8. Registration required. Register for all River Center Library activites by calling 389-4959.

120 St. Louis Street
Thursday, July 5, 10AM

Just Peachy at Red Stick Farmers Market
The Markets honor the sweet Louisiana peach this Saturday with Just Peachy. Join Kathy Mangham of Gourmet Girls inside Main Street Market to learn sweet summer recipes featuring locally grown peaches. She will prepare a traditional tres leches cake topped with peaches from Plantation Pecan. The little ones will also enjoy face painting from 9AM to 11AM and a special peach themed art activity.

Corner of Fifth Street and Main Street
Saturday, July 7, 8AM-12PM

For a full listing of upcoming events, visit our website.

227 Florida St.  |  Baton Rouge, LA 70801  |  (225) 389-5520 Office (225) 389-5523 Fax  |  8:00 a.m. - 5 p.m. M-F

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