Best of 225

Voting for the 2024 Best of 225 Awards is now closed.

The winners will be revealed in our July issue of 225 Magazine. If you want to be the first to find out who won this year’s awards, join us June 27, 6-8 pm, at 1717 at The Queen Baton Rouge for our magazine release party.

Find more info and purchase tickets here. Hope to see you there!


Jan. 3 to Feb. 11

Write-in nominations were open at 225batonrouge.com/bestof225. On a fill-in-the-blank ballot, Capital Region residents wrote in their picks for the city’s best restaurants, attractions and more. The businesses and people with the most nominations are included on the final voting ballot.

Feb. 27 to April 3

Voting was live on our website. The people and businesses that received the most nominations in each category will be listed on the final ballot.

Late June

We’ll announce this year’s winners with the release of our July 2024 issue of 225 magazine at a Hot off the Press launch party. Find more info and purchase tickets here. Hope to see you there!


Click here for more info on how the whole process works. 

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Click the links below to view the past decade’s worth of award winners:

2023 Best of 225
2022 Best of 225
2021 Best of 225
2020 Best of 225
2019 Best of 225
2018 Best of 225
2017 Best of 225
2016 Best of 225
2015 Best of 225
2014 Best of 225