EXCITING EVENTS IN 2023 TO ATTEND NEAR BATON ROUGE, LA
Camp Margaritaville RV Resort Breaux Bridge is only 45 minutes away from Baton Rouge, Louisiana - making it the perfect home base for your many family adventures! There are so many things to do in Baton Rouge, LA that you'll never be bored during your camping trip! Keep reading for the top events of 2023 that you won't want to miss.
MARDI GRAS: FEBRUARY 18
Our favorite event of the year is nearing! Grab your friends and join Baton Rouge in celebrating Mardi Gras with parades, attractions, and activities. Baton Rouge is a family-favorite location for families looking to celebrate Mardi Gras! There will be other events all throughout March celebrating.
CRAWFÊTE 2023: MARCH 12
Kick-off crawfish season with the most popular crawfish festival in Baton Rouge! Local restaurants will be serving some of the best gourmet crawfish dishes and the best boiled crawfish. The $100 inclusive ticket will get you access to all food, beverages, and live entertainment! Purchase your ticket here.
ST PATRICK'S DAY: MARCH 18
Baton Rouge loves any excuse to celebrate, and St. Patrick's day is no exception! This weekend is packed with activities, like a parade, music festival, and a Shamrock 5k. More events will be announced as the date nears, stay up to date here!
ZIPPITY ZOO FEST: APRIL 1-2
The whole family will love the Baton Rouge Zoo’s annual spring festival! Enjoy live entertainment, education stations, children’s village, animal enrichments, special character visits, and sweet treats!
HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS: APRIL 16
Visit the Raising Cane's River Center Arena in Baton Rouge to see the Harlem Globetrotters! Both basketball fans and newbies to the sport will love this unique game that combines athleticism, theater, and comedy! Purchase tickets here.
SUNDAYS FREE AT THE LSU ART MUSEUM: VARIOUS SUNDAYS
Looing for free things to do in Baton Rouge? Visit the LSU Museum of Art on the first Sunday of every month for free museum admissions and tons of family fun. Visitors can view local, regional, and international exhibitions alongside their permanent collection. This is a perfect opportunity to learn something new with your family!
THE PRICE IS RIGHT LIVE: APRIL 20
This beloved game show is visiting Baton Rouge this year! Stop by River Center Theatre to see the show live, plus YOU could be randomly selected to play! There are still tickets available here.
CAJUN COUNTRY JAM: MAY 27-28
Calling all country music fans! See Travis Tritt, Scotty McCreery, Mitchell Tenpenny, and more at Baton Rouge’s annual Country Jam. You can buy weekend or one-day passes on their website. Plus, Camp Margaritaville RV Resort Breaux Bridge is only 45 minutes away, making it the perfect home-base for this event!
BATON ROUGE FAIRYTALE BALL: JULY 22
Put on your best prince or princess outfit for the Baton Rouge Fairytale Ball! Dance the night away with family, friends, and some surprise guests. Hor d’oeruves, photo ops, and souvenirs are available! This is a great family-friendly event in Baton Rouge. Purchase tickets here.
BATON ROUGE ARTS MARKET: VARIOUS WINTER SATURDAYS
Time to shop! Baton Rouge has some amazing markets throughout the year, and this one is no exception! The Red Stick Farmers Market hosts an Art Market the first Saturday of every month starting in October and continuing through January.
No matter what time of year you plan your camping trip at Camp Margaritaville RV Resort Breaux Bridge, there's no doubt that there will be many things to do near Baton Rouge during your stay. We hope you make it to multiple events this year, and remember to post about your camping memories with the hashtag #cajunpalms. If you're ready to book your stay or browse availability, you can book online here.