Throughout the year the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra’s calendar brims with legendary performers.... View Details >
Look out for Baton Rouge’s most original, long-lasting parade troops.... View Details >
In Baton Rouge another New Year’s ball has touched down. But long after the stroke of midnight there’s still something for everyone in the Louisiana capital.... View Details >
A flurry of Christmas decoration descends upon Baton Rouge for the month of December.... View Details >
Before filling up on green beans, tender slabs of turkey, and pumpkin pie, consider giving your support to the March of Dimes. ... View Details >
Crowne Plaza Executive Center guides you to a blend of Halloween screams and comedy laughs with David Sedaris and others, this October.... View Details >
Baton Rouge is a bastion for sprawling, colorful murals funded by the Museum of Public Art.... View Details >
Even in a southern state like Louisiana, September is generally thought to be the last month of summer.... View Details >
During these late summer months the city of Baton Rouge puts all that extra daylight to good use with invitations to major touring bands and singers.... View Details >
Fireworks by the truckload will be launched over the Mississippi River, with family after family settled down along its banks in great anticipation. ... View Details >
Escape games are all the rage right now, and it’s easy to see why. Immersing you and your friends in a crazy and suspenseful situation to test your Sherlock Holmes skills and your ability to work together as a team, and of course, there’s the thrill of victory when you beat the puzzle and escape in time!... View Details >
Located on the eastern bank of the fabled Mississippi River, Baton Rouge is the second-largest city in Louisiana. Affectionately known as the "Capital City," Baton Rouge is undoubtedly the state’s cultural, not to mention gastronomic, center. ... View Details >
Touring Baton Rouge means experiencing a city full of natural history and scenic sites. From its swamps to its plantations, you’re constantly getting a feel of how life used to be. ... View Details >
It doesn’t hurt to learn a little while on vacation, for an educational activity that’s still fun for the whole family, you’ve got to check out the "Rockin’ at the Swamp" event at Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center, located just ten minutes from our downtown Baton Rouge hotel.... View Details >
There’s plenty that’s unique about Baton Rouge, and if you want to track down some souvenirs of your trip that are as unique as the city itself, we recommend checking out the Arts Market, held on the first Saturday of every month from 8am to 12pm.... View Details >
If you’re looking for a fun family activity that gets you out and about, look no further than the Baton Rouge Zoo, located less than twenty minutes from our downtown Baton Rouge hotel. The zoo boasts nearly a thousand animals, as well as children’s area and tram and trains ride, which make it a great family spot. ... View Details >
Ready to exercise and feel the burn? Maybe not, but what if it's for a good cause? And what if Santa Claus is there? At the Reindeer Run and Jingle Bell Jog on December 4th, not only is Santa there to run with you, there's also music, fireworks, outdoor ice skating and more!... View Details >
If you're bored with most haunted houses and have impossible-to-scare nerves of steel, then that just means you haven't visited the 13th Gate Haunted House. ... View Details >
September marks the end of summer, but don't let that get you down, because it also brings an exciting event for the whole family to Baton Rouge: the Ascension Hot Air Balloon Festival! ... View Details >
If you want to spend some time out in nature without having to drive for hours, the Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center promises just that. ... View Details >
If you're a history or military buff, or just a big fan of boats, you can't miss the tour of the US Navy destroyer-class ship, the USS KIDD. Located in the heart of Baton Rouge, just ten minutes from our downtown Baton Rouge hotel, the USS KIDD was built in 1943 and these days is permanently moored for visitors to tour and wander through freely. ... View Details >
Particiapte in our #CrowneBatonGoingPlaces Koozie Contest now until September 3rd, 2015 to win a LSU vs. Eastern Michigan Football Game/Hotel Package or 60,000 IHG Rewards Points!... View Details >
If there's one thing Louisiana is definitely known for, it's food, so it's no surprise that the"C'est Si Bon" Food Tour is one of the highest rated TripAdvisor activities for Baton Rouge. ... View Details >
One of the more historical (and easy-on-the-ear) spots to visit in Baton Rouge is the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra. Many greats have graced the stage, including Yo-Yo Ma, Chris Bottie, Itzhak Perlman and Natalie Cole, each bringing sweet sounds and cultural sophistication to Baton Rouge and its neighboring communities. ... View Details >
This Mother's Day, add finger-licking Louisiana goodness to your traditional holiday brunch at our Patio Grille & Lounge, where the top-notch culinary crew at Crowne Plaza Executive Center Baton Rouge is creating an over-the-top Mother's Day menu showcasing Louisiana's favorite fare. ... View Details >
If you love a toe-tapping good time (and who doesn't?), take note: Baton Rouge's premier live music series, Live After Five, returns in just a few short weeks.... View Details >
The Louisiana Couture Bridal Show includes all of the top Baton Rouge area wedding planning professionals for a fun and convenient afternoon. We're your one stop shop for all your wedding planning needs. Enjoy a fabulous fashion show featuring the latest looks in bridal couture. Whether you're planning a simple, fun, lavish or extravagant wedding, we'll have the vendors to accommodate you.... View Details >
Crowne Plaza Baton Rouge hotel has completely revamped the majority of the hotel and turned convenience and chic into the new standard. The 294 room hotel now showcases a trendy lobby and stylish check-in counter as well as new furniture, art, and glass woodwork. Family and business travelers alike now have the opportunity to unwind in the comfortable lobby area or relax in their private updated hotel room.... View Details >
Celebrate the weekend early at the Crowne Plaza every Thursday evening. Each week we bring you a fabulous happy hour special complete with music, hors d'oeuvres and a tasting! We invite all our hotel guests and the public to enjoy and sample local liquors, brews and wines. Bring your family and friends as we get ready for the weekend!... View Details >