Food and Fun

BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo salutes veterans

In recognition of local veterans, BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo is hosting Veteran Appreciation Day at the Zoo on Saturday, November 2.

Rare fine art Bible coming to Louisiana for the first time

Saint John’s University is pleased to announce the inaugural Louisiana exhibition of The Saint John’s Bible Heritage Edition.

Louisiana Book Festival celebrates year of Louisiana music

The 10th annual Louisiana Book Festival will host a number of music-related programs as part of Lt. Governor Jay Dardenne’s yearlong salute to Louisiana music.

MY Fest holding inspirational event this weekend

 MY Fest is a free community event planned and produced by the MY LIFE (Magellan Youth Leaders Inspiring Future Empowerment) youth groups in Baton Rouge and Shreveport to raise awareness about mental health, substance use, foster care, juv

Southern hosts trick or treating event

Southern University Student Government Association Senior Class and Student Life & Organization will host “Boo at SU” on Wednesday, Oct. 30 from 5:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m. on Southern’s campus.

LSU Rural Life Museum to host 'Haints, Haunts and Halloween: A Rural Life Fall Fair' today

Wear your costume and enjoy a fun-filled afternoon that is a safe and scenic venue for trick or treating as the LSU Rural Life Museum hosts “Haints, Haunts and Halloween: A Country Fair.”

BREC’s Highland Road Park Observatory hosts 'Spooky Spectrum'

Discover the spooky side of astronomy Oct. 26 at BREC’s Highland Road Park Observatory from 6-10 p.m. This annual family event explores the bizarre side of astronomy, physics and aeronautics just in time for Halloween.

BREC Hosts Family Friendly Halloween Events

BREC will host a new Halloween event, Trunk of Treats, as well as BREC-A-BOO Halloween events throughout East Baton Rouge Parish.

Annual ride-n-roll event takes over BREC’s Extreme Sports Park

BREC’s Perkins Rd. Extreme Sports Park will be taken over this weekend by skateboarders, rock climbers and BMX riders as they come to participate and compete in the annual Ride-n-Roll event.

LSU Press: 'Black Aperture' named a finalist for prestigious National Book Award

Published by LSU Press in February 2013, Matt Rasmussen’s debut poetry collection, “Black Aperture,” is a finalist for the prestigious National Book Award.

List of 2013 LSU Homecoming festivities

LSU Homecoming is an annual, time-honored tradition for alumni, students and members of the Tiger community.

City of New Roads hosts 3rd Annual Harvest Festival

The City of New Roads will host the 3rd Annual Harvest Festival on False River, Oct.

Oreos as addictive as cocaine in lab rat study

Anyone who's ever eaten an Oreo knows how difficult it can be to eat just one.

LSU to host R&B/Pop Duo Karmin for on-campus Homecoming concert October 24

LSU will welcome R&B/pop duo Karmin for a free, public concert to be held Thursday, Oct. 24, at 8 p.m. on the LSU Parade Ground.

'Shake It Up and Read All About It! LSU football and the ‘Earthquake’ at Tiger Stadium event

LSU Libraries Special Collections invites the public to join in a fascinating night of football and earthquake talk on Tuesday, Oct.