We’d argue Baton Rouge is likely one of the greatest locations to have a good time Halloween. We’re house to one of many nation’s top-rated haunted homes, the 13th Gate, to not point out a ton of historic haunted buildings round city.
Louisiana does costumes like nowhere else, and we’re additionally fairly nice at throwing events and occasions.
The LSU Rural Life Museum and the LSU AgCenter Burden Museum & Gardens have a calendar’s price of fall enjoyable, together with Haints Haunts and Halloween (Oct. 31), Corn Maze Saturdays and extra. lsu.edu/botanic-gardens
OCT. 16-17 + 23-24
Baton Rouge Zoo presents Boo on the Zoo, a day of kid-friendly Halloween enjoyable, together with photo-ops, animal encounters and extra. Come wearing your greatest costume with an urge for food for some spooky festivities. brzoo.org
Cheeky Monkey’s, an indoor recreation heart, will host a kid-friendly haunted home this month for Halloween enjoyable with the little ones. cheekymonkeysbr.com
In BREC’s Pumpkin Paddle Parade, individuals will meet at BREC’s Milford Wampold Memorial Park to embellish their very own canoe, kayak or paddle board in Halloween style, then parade in entrance of a panel of judges. brec.org
On the Spirits of Louisiana annual occasion on the Outdated State Capitol, attendees will style cocktails made with Louisiana-distilled spirits whereas munching on meals by Heirloom Delicacies and exploring the constructing’s displays. louisianaoldstatecapitol.org
Within the free BREC occasion Trunk + Deal with, kids of all ages are invited to sport their favourite costumes and roam by way of Forest Group Park, going from one trunk to the subsequent and gathering plenty of Halloween treats. brec.org
Baton Rouge’s annual Fifolet Halloween Competition will look a bit completely different this 12 months resulting from COVID-19. Fifolet’s major occasion, the Halloween parade, will now take the type of the “Fifolet Flip Flop” a reverse parade the place individuals will drive by way of Halloween shows. 1031consortium.com/fifolet