Around Town

Baton Rouge keeps an eye on the game at Hooters

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- As you can imagine the Superdome and Champions Square in New Orleans was packed all day with the purple and gold. However, many decided to keep the party local.

Cowboy Mouth, Karma performing for Saints pre-game

NEW ORLEANS, LA (FOX8) -- Saints fans at Champions Square this Saturday can watch two band performances be

Street sign bandits caught in St. Francisville

ST. FRANCISVILLE, LA (FOX44) — West Feliciana Parish Sheriff's authorities have arrested those responsible for stealing street signs.

New downtown restaurant offers unique tapas menu

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — A familiar name is serving up a new way to eat in downtown Baton Rouge. Zolia Bistro opened its doors this week inside City Plaza on Fourth Street.

‘Honey-badger’ is now the fastest selling drink in town

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — A shot of Jack Daniels honey whiskey, and a pint of locally brewed Tin Roof beer, mixed together is making for the hottest new drink in town.

Two nights, two great pre-game parties

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- The BCS Championship game may not happen until Monday, but the parties will start this weekend. All the way from the Red Stick to the Big Easy, Tiger fans will have their fill of pre-game events.

New Year's Eve event guide

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — The end is only the beginning. As another year passes by, it’s time to celebrate. Below are some of the many events happening in the Baton Rouge and surrounding area for New Year’s Eve.

Bonfires on the levee get permits to continue tradition

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — It’s Christmas Eve, but one Louisiana Eve tradition was close to being canceled. Fortunately, the permits were granted today, so the event will go on.

Pull out your tacky Christmas sweater for a downtown ‘Boogie’ night

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — Twice a week the Hollywood Casino in downtown Baton Rouge goes retro. That’s because the place opened up a new club called Boogie Nights.

Christmas display in Central is set to holiday music

Christmas lights are up and glowing on homes all across the Capitol area, but one display really caught our attention.