The Baton Rouge Zoo is one of Baton Rouge’s most unique venues and is the perfect place to host your next event or wedding!
Nestled among 147 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds and surrounded by more than 1,800 exotic and endangered animals from around the world, our open-air Capital One Pavilion offers guests the perfect escape from the busy city scene and provides a beautiful backdrop to any event.
We can tailor your occasion with :
-On-site catering (can include alcohol)
-All-day Zoo access
-Unique animal encounters
-Railroad & tram rides
-Face painting, inflatables & more!
Breathtaking and beautiful, Blythewood is a greek revival mansion that is over 10,000 sq feet which stands on approx 10 acres. This mansion is the perfect setting for both your ceremony and reception, bridal shower, engagement party, corporate meetings, etc. We offer rental only packages as well as catered or both. Meaning, we can provide a partial menu and you may supplement the food with your "Uncle Joe's" famous jambalaya or etouffee that is a traditional item served at the reception." What we are saying is if you would like to bring in additional or all food items, you are allowed to, including alcohol, which most places do not allow. We are extremely flexible.
Blythewood has bed & breakfast rooms if you need to house, family, friends, or even the wedding party.
Our weekend weddings are our specialty. This consist of renting all the Bed & Breakfast rooms and we would not host any other events from Friday at 4pm till Sunday at 11am which gives you ample time for additional decorating, taking photos, preparing food, etc.
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The Guru, a unique venue in Baton Rouge, is located in the Circa 1857 complex on Government and 19th Streets just across from The Garden District. Housed in an original 1920s mechanics garage, The Guru is a fusion of funky and serene.
The perfect space for parties of every description, dinners, receptions, fundraisers, showers, acoustic music performances, art shows, meetings, recitals, classes and workshops. Inclusive atmosphere welcomes public discourse to unite the community, explore local culture and share common ground.
We just finished major ($27M+) renovations and the Baton Rouge Marriott is a brand new and gorgeous property for your special occasion!
Guest rooms, public & meeting spaces, pool, and restaurant & bar have all been redesigned with the comforts and conveniences of modern hospitality to make your stay more enjoyable and your event more memorable.
The Baton Rouge Marriott is conveniently located off of Interstate 10 in the heart of the city – we’re only 4 miles from Louisiana State University, 5 miles from the Louisiana State Capitol and just 60 miles from New Orleans and Lafayette.
With 299 guest rooms and over 20,000 square feet of elegant meeting/event spaces, our property is the perfect fit for various special events from conventions to weddings. Our culinary and event staff eagerly await to help you plan and flawlessly execute your next function with unparalleled service.
Contact us today to find out how we can make your next occasion a success!
This old rustic style plantation home sits among beautiful Live Oak trees. The landscape is absolutely stunning. Oakleigh House has a large deck that steps down to a stone patio area that gives the bride and groom a chance to spend their special day inside or outside. The loft is used for a dressing room for the bride and her bridesmaids for her special day and the groom has a room down stairs for him and his guys.
The Oakleigh House has a large kitchen. You can have your event catered or bring your own food. The kitchen has a large covered area in the rear for outdoor cooking.
Planning your wedding can be overwhelming, but taking the time to choose the right venue, caterer, photographer, DJ, and other vendors will help create an unforgettable experience for you and your guests. Consider these tips as you begin your search and learn from the experiences of other brides. Read More