Free Weekend Events
Friday August 12th
Highland Road Park Observatory's FREE events
Saturday August 13th
Redstick Farmers Market - 8am till noon. Downtown Baton Rouge
Art Gumbo Market - 10:00AM - 2:00PM An open air market held from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Houmas House Plantation, Darrow, featuring art, jewelry, photography, pottery, local crafts, a free tasting booth by Chef Jeremy Langlois of Houmas House Plantation and a free children's art booth. Presented by River Region Art Gallery artists.
Book Bunch: Flat Stanley - 10:00AM Group for children ages 7-11 at the Zachary library at 10 a.m. This month’s selection is “The Mount Rushmore Calamity”. Registration is required. (225) 658-1870
In the Kitchen with Chef Paul Prudhomme and George Rodrigue - 1:00PM
Held at the LSU Museum of Art at 1 p.m. Watch and listen in as Paul Prudhomme and George Rodrigue mix up some Cajun goodness and talk about the rich culture that is so important to them both. Samples will be served. For more information, call (225) 389-7210.
LIGO Science Saturday- 1:00PM - 5:00PM
The Laser Interferometer Gravitational Wave Observatory, Livingston, is open to the public for free from 1-5 p.m. on the third Saturday of each month. August’s theme is “Do Engineering.” (225) 686-3173
It's a Small World Disney Celebration - 2:00PM
Kids age three to eight are invited to Borders Bookstore at 2 p.m. for songs, stories and crafts. (225) 769-2112
Target – select a city to find free or reduced-price admission to arts and cultural events in your area, sponsored by Target.
Walmart Event Finder – enter your zip code to see what is going on in your area.
Sunday, August 21st
Michaels – Sunday 11am-1pm, FREE Make-It Take-It Artist Trading Cards Event: Design your own one-of-a-kind artist trading card. Sunday 1pm-3pm, FREE Make-It Take-It Foam Print Event: Create a personalized foam stamp and print -- great for name tags and labels.
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