Around Town

Annual Trick and Treat Halloween Event for the Dogs

On Friday, October 24, 2014, the annual Trick and Treat Halloween Event for the Dogs will kick off at the Raising Cane’s Dog Park at Forest Community Park from 6-8 p.m.

Tales of the Cocktail 2014

Tales of the Cocktail festival will wrap on Sunday, July 20 in New Orleans. The festival is for the international spirits community to get caught up on latest in bartending.

River Center overrun by zombies for Walking Dead Escape

The River Center was turned into a post-apocalyptic wasteland, to help fans of The Walking Dead connect to one of their favorite entertainment franchises.

Hot Art, Cool Nights: Mid City Merchants hosts 11th annual Art Hop

The eleventh annual Baton Rouge Mid City Merchants spring art hop, “Hot Art, Cool Nights,” will be held on Friday night, May 9, 2014, from 6 p.m. until 10 p.m.

2014 Mardi Gras Parade Schedule

Carnival season started back on January 6, but the first parade will roll down the streets of Baton Rouge this Saturday.

BR Fashion Week to showcase local models, designers; raise money for charity

Catwalks in Baton Rouge will light up this week as the Oneofakind Baton Rouge Fashion Week makes its debut.

Mesuem will honor local Project Runway star

The Louisiana Art & Science Museum will exhibit the work of local fashion designer Anthony Ryan Auld.

Public invited to musical celebration remembering Blues legend Tabby Thomas

Born on January 5, 1929, Ernest “Rockin’ Tabby” Thomas brought Baton Rouge swamp blues to millions of blues fans all across the world through his live music, his records, his Saturday afternoon radio show and, for more than tw

LT. GOV. to host benefit for Grammy nominees

Lieutenant Governor Jay Dardenne will host a concert to benefit Louisiana Grammy nominees.

Manship Theater opens new year with explosive films

The Manship Theater will begin 2014 with large booms and bursts of color. No the Theater is not putting on a fireworks display. Instead, it will feature a wide variety of independent films and documentaries in January.