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 Capitol Park Museum in 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