The Family Friendly Baton Rouge weekend guide is a round-up of all the best events happening this weekend and things to do near you. No shortage of things to do in Baton Rouge with your family!
Events are subject to change, be sure to check events are as scheduled before heading out.
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Top 5 things to do in Baton Rouge this weekend:
Saturday, June 18th, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
BREC’s Forest Community Park
13900 S Harrells Ferry Rd Baton Rouge, LA 70816
Saturday, June 18th, 9 am – 5 pm
BREC’s Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center
Registration is not required
Saturday, June 18th 10 am – 2 pm
Galvez Plaza, Downtown Baton Rouge
A family picnic-style event, jam-packed with live performances, music, food, and fitness activities.
June 17, 2022 – July 3, 2022
Theatre Baton Rouge
7155 Florida Blvd Baton Rouge, LA 70806
And thus begins the tale of an unlikely hero who finds himself on a life-changing journey alongside a wisecracking Donkey and a feisty princess who resists her rescue. Throw in a short-tempered bad guy, a cookie with an attitude and over a dozen other fairy tale misfits, and you’ve got the kind of mess that calls for a real hero. Luckily, there’s one on hand… and his name is Shrek.
June 18th, 10 a.m.-noon
Highland Road Park Observatory
13800 Highland Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70810
June 18 10 a.m.-Noon
Ages 8-12 / Registration Required – Walk Ins Welcome
“Make Way for the Microscope” — Magnification can be for the quite small as well. Cadets this week will do what no others have done—buzz crystals, moss and plant seeds!
*$5 per Cadet per week ($6 if out-of-parish)
Walk-ins welcome, but advanced registration via WebTrac strongly recommended
* parents may stay with or leave Cadet
Four Cadet minimum and sixteen Cadets maximum per session.
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