BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — Looking for something to do this Halloween weekend in downtown Baton Rouge? The Fifolet Halloween Festival will be kicking off on Thursday, Oct. 26 and will run through Sunday, Oct. 29 leading up to the annual Halloween parade.
The festivities will kick off on Oct. 26 at 7 p.m. with a Zombie Pub Crawl. Attendees will have the chance to try an assortment of different beverages in downtown Baton Rouge.
The fun will continue on Oct. 27 as the Halloween Ball will be taking place at 8 p.m. at Lod Cook. According to 10/31 Consortium’s website, tables of 10 and individual tickets are available. Click here to purchase tickets.
Saturday, Oct. 28, will be filled with a ton of activities, including the Fifolet 5K, art market, vow renewal and Halloween parade.
The 5K will start at 8 a.m. According to 10/31 Consortium’s website, you will be able to either run or walk along the Mississippi River in costume. There will be a one-mile fun run, Fifolet 5K, and pumpkin 5K. In the pumpkin 5K, runners will be carrying a pumpkin along their route. Click here to register for the 5K.
The festivities will continue throughout the day on Saturday with an art market that will feature live music, vendor booths, arts and crafts, and so much more.
The main attraction on Saturday will be the Halloween parade that will start on Government Street and end on Laurel Street. Attendees are encouraged to dress in costume and bring a non-perishable food donation for the GBR food bank.
According to 10/31 Consortium’s website, the festival will conclude with an awards brunch on Sunday morning at 10 a.m. where attendees will celebrate the festival winners with brunch, mimosas and Bloody Mary’s. Click here for tickets.