Entertainment

Epiphany events kick off Alexandria 2014 Mardi Gras season

Celebrate the kickoff of the Mardi Gras season with the Alexandria Mardi Gras Association’s annual Epiphany celebration on Friday, January 3, 2013.

Pets from across region to compete in Mardi Gras Cluster Dog Show

The Fourth Annual Mardi Gras Cluster Dog Show held jointly by the Baton Rouge Kennel Club and the Alexandria Kennel Club will be held at the Alexandria Riverfront Center, located at 707 Second Street in downtown Alexandria.

Rising guitarist-vocalist Frankie Ballard to play in BR

Rising guitarist-vocalist Frankie Ballard will bring one fantastic show to Baton Rouge, LA as he takes over the Texas Club on Wednesday, December 20.

Santa comes to Arna Bontemps Museum

‘Tis the season to visit with Santa Claus! Santa will be at the Arna Bontemps African American Museum, located at 1327 Third Street in Alexandria, Dec. 13-15 and Dec. 20-22.

Big trucks, big personalities and a lot of mud, make up Louisiana 'Mud People'

Combine big trucks, with fearless drivers, a lot of water and dirt, you get mud people. The show on the Travel Channel showcases some of our very own Louisiana natives!

Alexandria Christmas Parade calls for float entries

The Alexandria Mardi Gras Association is calling for float entries for the Christmas de la Louisiane Parade to be held Sunday, December 8, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. This year's Grand Marshal is Louisiana’s Lt. Governor Jay Dardenne.

Bayou Country Superfest 2014 lineup announced

Bayou Country Superfest announced today that George Strait, Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean, Reba, Eric Church, Florida Georgia Line, Hunter Hayes, Lee Brice and more will appear at the 5th anniversary festival, scheduled for May 23, 24 & 25, 2014

House made famous by "Steel Magnolias" up for auction

A piece of Louisiana and Hollywood history is hitting the auction block. The Cook-Taylor house in Natchitoches is the bed and breakfast made famous in the movie "Steel Magnolias."

Locally-filmed 'Bonnie and Clyde' miniseries releases trailer

A miniseries that was filmed entirely in Louisiana recently released an official trailer.

Historic Saenger Theatre holds grand re-opening following $52 million redevelopment

The historic Saenger Theatre reopened today following a $52 million redevelopment.