Food and Fun

Baton Rouge Zoo to host Boo at the Zoo 2013

BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo will host its 17th annual in-house Boo at the Zoo on October 19, 20, 26 and 27.

Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre presents Ailey II for one night only

 The Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre will host Ailey II of New York City on Sunday, October 20, 2013, at 7:00 p.m. at the River Center Theatre for the Performing Arts.

Warhol classics expected to fetch a lot of green at auctions

Two Andy Warhol masterpieces are expected to sell for more than $100 million combined when they go up for auction next month in New York.

East Baton Rouge Public Library hosts 13th Annual Attic Treasures Event

Local and regional collection specialists will identify and evaluate heirlooms, collectibles and treasures today from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Jones Creek Regional Branch locates at 6222 Jones Creek Road.

Lt. Gov. Dardenne sends 657 lbs of La. baseball gear to France

In an effort to share culture and strengthen tourism ties, including sports initiatives, Lt.

Andouille Festival set to return to LaPlace after 2012 cancelation due to Isaac

A decades old tradition is back in LaPlace this year after being interrupted by Hurricane Isaac.

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Recycling Road Show set for Saturday, October 5 in Ascension Parish

The Ascension Parish Recycling Road Show will be held Saturday, October 5, 2013 at the Wal-Mart store in Prairieville. A recycling vehicle will be stationed in the parking lot from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. 

Vitamin B? Why beer is good for your health

I do likes me a cold one on a hot summer day, and a fall ball game just isn't the same without an ale in my hand.

Restaurants and fans prepare for the Saints' big match-up

The Saints are gearing up for their big match-up against the Miami Dolphins Monday night. In the meantime, restaurants and fans throughout Baton Rouge are getting amped up for the game.

You could soon see a lot more 'Free Little Libraries' pop up around town

A new reading trend is spreading across the country and now it's turning up here at home. They're called "Little Free Libraries."

Competitive flight winners announced during 2013 Louisiana Hot Air Balloon Championship event

– The 2013 Louisiana Hot Air Balloon Championship events in Ascension Parish have come to a close and winners have been announced resulting from the competitive hot air balloon races.

Kids marvel at LSU AgCenter's mystery route through corn maze

Kids of all ages came out to the LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens Burden Center to race through a massive corn maze. The maze featured a giant hay hill in the center for kids to climb.

Baton Rouge to participate in free Museum Day

Three Baton Rouge museums will participate in a national event and that means free admission for you.

Historic Saenger Theatre holds grand re-opening following $52 million redevelopment

The historic Saenger Theatre reopened today following a $52 million redevelopment.