Food & Drink

Spooky sweets: Where to get Halloween treats around Baton Rouge

As we inch our way into fall, we're excited to prepare for the first of the many chilly-season holidays: Halloween. We know there is still a bit of time left before the day of tricks and (mostly) treats, but the 225 Dine team is already getting into the spooky spirit. Luckily, some Baton Rouge businesses agree with our enthusiasm and are preparing for Halloween with some festive desserts. Tiffi’s Bakery Forget…

Style & Home

Paige Browning has fans all over the globe. But for this online celebrity, Baton Rouge is home

Story by: Jennifer Tormo Photos by: Raegan Labat Styled by: Elle Marie Location: Greenwood Community Park Everyone at Walmart was staring at her. When she was a little girl, Paige Browning was sure of it. “Oh my gosh, mom,” she’d whisper. “They are looking at me. I think they think I’m famous.” Looking back as an adult today, Browning always had a feeling she was destined for the spotlight. “I felt…

Things to do

October 2018 calendar of events

All month GHOULISHLY GOOD FUN Find your way through the LSU AgCenter’s annual Corn Maze at Burden every Saturday Oct. 6-27. Get in the spooky spirit as the AgCenter closes the event with a night maze and bonfire Oct. 27. lsu.edu/botanic-gardens Oct. 5 PARTY ANIMALS WELCOME Lions, tigers and beers (oh my!). Friends of the Baton Rouge Zoo’s fifth annual Brew at the Zoo includes more than 80 beers to…

Our City

The 13th Gate crew transformed our staffers into scare actors

Ever wonder what it's like to turn into a zombie? 225 Magazine staffers Mark Clements and Katelyn Oglesby take you behind the scenes at one of the world's scariest haunted houses, the 13th Gate, to find out what it takes to be terrifying. Follow along as the two go through planning, costuming and makeup before being transformed into zombies for the night to take on the task of scaring guests. The…