As our Sweet Baton Rouge Insiders do every month, we’ve compiled the inside scoop on What To Do, Where To Go, What To Eat, and how to Don’t Stop Just Geaux in February!

What To Do

There’s love in the air this month! So whether you’re celebrating with family, friends, a significant other, or some good ole’ self-care, we have you covered!

Valentine’s Cookie Decorating Class – Grab your gals and head over to The Legacy on Thursday, February 7 for a Valentines-inspired cookie decorating class! It’s sure to be a real sweet time!


Galentines Day Social with the Power Pump Girls – Join your favorite dynamic duo for an all-girls night of fun at Provisions on Perkins! It’s date night with your gal pals on February 13!


Avant Tous Beauty Bar and SpaTreat yourself to a massage, facial, or other spa service at Avant Tous this month! Did you know that they also offer monthly memberships where you can get multiple services at a discounted rate? Hello, self-care!

Where To Go

From mac and cheese to Mardi Gras beads, there’s sure to be something that has you saying “Throw Me Something Mister” all month long! Check out our top places to go this month!

Capital City Mac Fest – Say “Cheese!” Geaux Rouge Productions is bringing the annual event to Perkins Rowe on February 9 from 11am – 3pm. Come taste the best mac the Capital City has to offer! Tickets available now.


Let the Good Times Roll! With Carnival Season in full swing, local parades are starting to roll! Be sure to catch CAAWS Krewe of Mutts on February 17th, Krewe Mystique de la Capitale on February 23, Mid City Gras on February 24 and more!


Crawfete – Enjoy the official kick-off to crawfish season at the premier crawfish festival in Baton Rouge! Local restaurants will compete for YOUR vote on the best gourmet and best boiled crawfish on February 24. Tickets available now.

What To Eat

Whether you’re looking for your Valentines’ date night spot or just want to have drinks with some friends, we’re bringing you our top places to eat this month!

Blend BR – Wine down at Blend in downtown Baton Rouge! Their sommeliers have you and your taste buds covered – no matter if you’re a wine connoisseur! You can even listen to live tunes by the V-Tones on February 22.


Monjunis – Spice up your next date night with a trip to Monjunis! We recommend the toasted ravioli and parmesan eggplant stack! *

Beausoleil Restaurant and Bar – Find all your local favorites with a contemporary spin at Beausoleil! From fried oysters to pork chops and seared ahi tuna to smoked duck, there’s sure to be something to curb your Louisiana cravings!

Don’t Stop Just Geaux

Show yourself some love this month by moving your body! Remember our Don’t Stop Just Geaux mantra is built on moving your body for at least 10 minutes at minimum every day!

Susan G Komen Race for the Cure – Race for a cause at the 22nd annual Susan G Komen Baton Rouge Race for the Cure on Saturday, February 9! Get the whole family registered today!


Mardi Gras Mambo – Lace up those tennis and get ready to race in true Carnival style! The 21st annual Mardi Gras Mambo will run downtown on Saturday, February 16th.


Join our Don’t Stop Just Geaux Workout Community on Facebook! We posts workout clips, free pop-up classes happening around the Capital City, health recipes and more! PS – We’re also launching a local workout challenge soon, and you don’t want to miss out!

Enjoy February in Sweet Baton Rouge!

We hope you have a great time exploring all that our Sweet Baton Rouge has to offer this month! Be sure to tag us in all your photos with #SweetBatonRouge!