Food & Drink

First Look: The Pink Agave brings its $1 Taco Tuesdays and novelty drinks to Baton Rouge

Known for flashy cocktails, $1 Taco Tuesdays and quesabirria tacos, The Pink Agave opens today, March 1, at 4001 Nicholson Drive in the spot once occupied by The Bullfish Bistro. The Mexican restaurant and bar first opened in Ponchatoula in 2022, and quickly expanded to Covington and Amite before moving into the Baton Rouge market. Co-owner Marco Herrera and his partners had been eyeing the Capital City and were especially…

Style & Home

Mid City’s newest toy shop, The Modern Munchkin Co., promotes open-ended play

Editor's note: This story has been updated to clarify the current business hours. It’s all work and all play for The Modern Munchkin Co. owner Whitney Tiemann. Her free-play storefront opened this past weekend inside Electric Depot with plenty of products and activities that delighted both parents and their kiddos.  Inside the spot formerly occupied by Sweet Baton Rouge, Tiemann covered blank walls with colorful painted arches and murals, including…

Things to do

Things to do this weekend in Baton Rouge: Louisiana Sportsman Show, Easter eggs and more

Tap into your inner sportsman this weekend  Head downtown this weekend, March 1-3, to the Raising Cane’s River Center for a slice of the sportsman’s paradise. At the 44th annual Louisiana Sportsman Show, attendees can check out outdoor-related entertainment such as fishing demonstrations, wetland informational sessions, motor shows and much more. Schedules and events vary per day. Tickets will be available for purchase at the River Center box office and…

Our City

A guide to spring and summer theater: 10+ shows in the Capital Region

In the mood for live theater? The scene has never been more robust in greater Baton Rouge, with numerous options through the spring and summer to fit your preferences. From family-friendly musicals to heady, niche dramas there’s something to inspire every theatergoer. Note: This roundup represents performances scheduled through July 2024. Ascension Community Theatre 823 North Felicity Ave., Gonzales April 18-21, 25-28 The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas The Lone…