Best time to visit Baton Rouge, LA

Baton Rouge, LA

1 THING TO DO IN BATON ROUGE, LA (JULY 06 - JULY 16)

Swamp Tours

Swamp Tours

May–October (all year round) • activity

The most exciting and easy way to discover Louisiana's famous swamps and bayous

7 THINGS TO DO OUT OF SELECTED DATE RANGE

Plantation Pilgrimage

Plantation Pilgrimage

September–November | March–May • activity

If you are in New Orleans or Baton Rouge, you just can't miss seeing the old plantations!

Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival

Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival

April 03–05, 2020 • event

The largest free berry festival in Louisiana

Wild Alligator

Wild Alligator

September • food

Farm raised alligator is available all year, but it is also more expensive than the wild alligator, available only during this period

Louisiana Renaissance Festival

Louisiana Renaissance Festival

November 07–December 13, 2020 • event

One great adventure with a festival, theatre, theme park, shopping, and an educational experience

Lafayette Mardi Gras

Lafayette Mardi Gras

February 05–16, 2021 • event

The flamboyant and authentic carnival of Southern Louisiana

Louisiana Marathon

Louisiana Marathon

January 15–17, 2021 • event

A fast and flat race followed by a vibrant Louisiana-style celebration

Greater Baton Rouge State Fair

Greater Baton Rouge State Fair

October 22–November 01, 2020 • event

Family event with over 50 years of history and a social mission

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