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Sat 07 Dec

FIRST SATURDAY OF THE MONTH HIKE

in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

Join a park ranger on a guided hike.

at Port Hudson State Historic Site, Jackson

in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

HOLIDAY LIGHTS AT BATON ROUGE GENERAL

Each night, the lawn transforms into a twinkling display complete with more than 100,000 l...

at Bluebonnet Boulevard and Picardy Avenue

Every day

Sat 07 Dec
in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

OLD SOUTH JAMBOREE

Featuring Carlton Jones and His Red Hot Country Band. Tickets are $10 and $5 for children ...

at 9554 Florida Boulevard, Walker

Sat 07 Dec
in BRPM Monthly Print Calendar

SWAMP BIRD WALK

Hike led by a volunteer of the Baton Rouge Audubon Society. General admission.

at BREC’s Bluebonnet Swamp

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