Night at The Louisiana State Museum - Year of Louisiana Music
Saturday, June 8, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM (CDT)
Baton Rouge, LA
Get Ready for the 3rd Annual Louisiana State Museum fundraiser "Night At The Louisiana State Museum - Year of Louisiana Music"
Presenting Sponsor The Louisiana Lottery
Honorary Chair LT. Gov Jay Dardenne
Bring your friends for a memorable night of live entertainment and experience history and culture coming to life.
Opening entertainment by the Michael Foster Project
Featured Entertainment: by grammy-award winning Louisiana Zydeco recording artist Chubby Carrier and the Bayou Swamp Band
Food and Spirits:
Catering provided by Heirloom Cuisine spirits complimentary wine and beer, cash bar for cocktails
When visitors enter the museum, they will be given a unique passport where they can take a journey through all the museum's lively exhibits and be placed in a drawing for a prize. While the museum comes to life attendees will be able partake in all the great exhibit while enjoying live music some great food and drinks.
Bring your friends for a memorable Night at the Louisiana State Museum.
Summer Cocktail attire please.
Thanks to our sponsors:
John G. Turner & Jerry G. Fischer, Exxon Mobil, rockit science agency, Cypress Title, Southern Strategy Group, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana, Mr. & Mrs. Charles Bennett, Heirloom Cuisine, Media dpi, Baton Rouge Printing, Mr. & Mrs. Marc Fraioli, Crescent Crown Distributing, Matherne's Supermarket, Encore Associates, Doug Olinde and Louisiana pick your passion.
When & Where
Friends of the Capitol Park Museum
The Louisiana State Museum-Baton Rouge features thematic exhibits on the diverse aspects of Louisiana history, industry and culture. The museum includes two permanent exhibitions, entitled Grounds for Greatness: Louisiana and the Nation, and Experiencing Louisiana: Discovering the Soul of America.
Topics range from the Louisiana Purchase to Sportsmen's Paradise to Mardi Gras traditions throughout the state. Artifacts include a 48 foot wooden shrimp trawler, a Civil War submarine, a record breaking Marlin, a Krewe of lawnmowers, a New Orleans Lucky Dog cart and musical artifacts from Fats Domino, Buddy Guy, Clarence Gatemouth Brown, Aaron Neville and much more