Everyone knows that Baton Rouge, Louisiana is one of the best places to be to celebrate Mardi Gras, but there are a lot of other exciting celebrations, festivals, and events here for your enjoyment all throughout the year. Before you leave your apartment at Cherry Creek, make sure you’re aware of these events. Not only would they be fun to attend, but knowing about them will help you plan accordingly for traffic!
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Saturday, February 6
The Mystic Krewe for the Preservation of Lagniappe in Louisiana is a non-profit corporation with the purpose to undertake, develop, support, and operate charitable, cultural, and educational activities to unite all segments of the Baton Rouge community in the promotion of preserving and enhancing Baton Rouge and Louisiana traditions. This year they’ll put on their 36th annual parade. Dignitaries for the parade include Chris Fink, Frankie Moore, and Mary Alice Gray.
Saturday, February 13
The most premium craft beer festival in the country, and the first and only nationally integrated entertainment series for craft breweries, is coming to the Baton Rouge River Center! At the event you can sample over 100 releases from some of America’s best craft breweries. Plus you can hang out in an atmosphere filled with live music, delicious food available for purchase, and great vendors.
Monday, February 22
MUTEMATH is an alternative rock band that formed in New Orleans in 2003 and they’ve been touring the country ever since. The Grammy-nominated band draws heavily from influences in 1960s and 1970s soul, psychedelic rock, and jam band styles, utilizing vintage guitars and amplifiers, as well as Rhodes keyboards, synthesizers, and other electronic instruments such as the keytar. Their music has also been featured on movie soundtracks, notably Twilight and Transformers. Get your tickets today to see them when they come to town.
Please share your comments and let us know if you attend any of these cool events.