To experience a variety of different music, art, food and people as you move from floor to floor of the Shaw Center for the Arts. Join us for this unique community event that will surely make an impact!
Thursday, May 1
Join us for a night you’ll never forget as MPAC lights up the Shaw Center for the Arts downtown with the best combinations of Baton Rouge culture. Each floor of the arts center will offer a different musical performance and cuisine during this dazzling event. Sample culinary delights by Stab’s Steak & Seafood, Tallulah, The Little Village and Le Creolé. And let yourself groove to the music of The Michael Foster Project, Werewolf, the Legendary 80’s Cover Band, Magnolia Strings, Blake Breaux and a live DJ battle between DJ Push Play and DJ 2EZ. Attire at this party can run the gamut from dressy to casual-dress, jeans, fancy, laid back…whatever you feel, we feel- so long as it’s all white! This inaugural event is unlike anything Baton Rouge has ever seen—don’t miss out!
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Attire: ALL WHITE: dress, jeans, fancy, laid back…whatever you feel we feel!
Special performance by Kid's Orchestra
Adams and Reese LLP, Mercedes-Benz of Baton Rouge, Postlethwaite & Netterville and Regions
What time is MPAC?
7-10pm. You can come at any time in that range, there is no specific time to be there by.
Where do I park?
Normal downtown parking. There will be no valet. Street parking is free if you can find a spot, but we suggest the parking garage on 3rd and Commerce.
What do I wear?
All white attire is suggested but not required. Feel free to wear blue jeans! Also, mean can wear slacks as well and we encourage a white shirt. There is no “dress code” so you can be as laid back or dressed up as you would like. If you need some inspiration, you can google image search “white party attire”.
Can children come?
21 and up. Strictly enforced. IDs will be checked upon entry.
Is there a ‘will call’?
No will call, you must have your physical ticket printed or on your phone, or your name must be on the ticket list (names on the ticket list will be the names entered for each ticket when purchased).
Will tickets be available to purchase at the doors?
AS OF NOW, tickets will be available to purchase at the door. IF IT SELLS OUT, TICKETS WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE AT THE DOORS. If tickets are available at the doors, they will be $75.
What is included in the ticket price?
Each ticket will allow entry into the Shaw Center for the Arts, access to all galleries and bands, as well as appetizers and specialty cocktails from our 4 participating restaurants. Ticket price does not include food or drinks at Tsunami or drinks from the Manship bars.
Is dinner included in the ticket price?
Included in the ticket price is appetizers and cocktails from our 4 participating restaurants. Tsunami will be open for dinner, but food and drinks at Tsunami are not included in the ticket price.
Can I eat at Tsunami during MPAC?
Yes! We encourage attendees who plan to dine at Tsunami during MPAC to make reservations as soon as possible as we cannot guarantee seating.
What if I don’t want what the restaurants are serving?
There will be cash bars available on each floor.
Can I purchase tickets over the phone?
Tickets may not be purchased over the phone. ALL TICKETS MUST BE ORDERED ONLINE AT WWW.MPACBR.COM.
When & Where
Featuring DJ Push Play vs DJ 2EZ in a live DJ battle
Featuring food & drink by
and live brass band The Michael Foster Project
Featuring food & drink by
and live acoustic classic rock by Blake Breaux
Featuring desserts by
and music by Werewolf, The Legendary 80’s Cover Band