March 14

BR Regional Eye Bank Day at the Races: eyebankbr.org

Spotlight Louisiana: 6 p.m., Hilton Capitol Center, spotlightlouisiana2019.eventbrite.com

McMains Children's Developmental Center's Sips & Suds: 6 p.m., Live Oak Arabians, mcmainscdc.org

March 15

BR Symphony's Pennington Great Performers in Concert Gala & Performance: brso.org

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation's Denim & Diamonds Imagine Gala: 6 p.m., L'Auberge Event Center, jdrf.org/louisiana/

CAUW's Connexcting for a Cause: 6 p.m., Taylor Porter River Terrace, Chase Building, invitation only

March 16

Wearin' of the Green Parade: 10 a.m., begins Acadian & Hundred Oaks, ends at Perkins & Acadian,wearinofthegreen.com 

"Light Up the Night" Audubon Pilgrimage Soirée: 7 p.m., Prosperity Street, St. Francisville, westfelicianahistory.org/pilgrimage.html

March 21

Music Club Scholarship Luncheon: 10:30 a.m., LSU's Lod Cook Alumni Center, invitation only

Bella's Ball: 6 p.m., L'Auberge Event Center, bellabowman.org/events

Ebb & Flow "Moonshine & Music" kickoff celebration: 6 p.m., Pointe Marie Square, ebbandflow.org

March 22

"Unmasking ALS Together" Black & White Ball Masque: 6 p.m., Baton Rouge Marriott, alslams.org

Of Moving Colors' Tell Me More: 7:30 p.m., Manship Theatre, ofmovingcolors.org/tellmemore

March 23

Broadmoor Methodist Women Anniversary Tea: 11:30 a.m., church gym

Governor's Mansion Public Tour hosted by Governor's Mansion Preservation Foundation: 10 a.m., louisianafirstfoundation.com/mansion-preservation/

Our Lady of Mercy Auction Gala: 6 p.m., Live Oak Arabian Farms

Boys & Girls Club Great Futures Gala: 7:30 p.m., Shaw Center for the Arts, brclubs.org/news-events/great-futures-gala

BR Magnet High School Foundation's "Salute to Sinatra," with Ned Fasullo & the Fabulous Big Band Orchestra: 7:30 p.m., BR High School of Performing Arts Theater, bontempstix.com/events/salute-to-sinatra


March 26

Alliance Safe Council annual meeting: 7:30 a.m., LSU's Lod Cook Alumni Center, alliancesafetycouncil.org

March 27

Friends of the Animals Open House: 5:30 p.m., Dog Adoption House, invitation only, friendsoftheanimalsbr.org

March 28

LSU Women's Center's 7th annual Espirit de Femme Sunrise Celebration: 8 a.m., Renaissance, lsufoundation.org/edf

Forum 35's Malbec Madness Uncorked: 6:30 p.m., City Club, forum35.org/uncorked

March 29

Dancing for Big Buddy Line-Up Party: 6 p.m., home of Jeff & Rebekah Boudreaux, invitation only

March 30

Zapp's International BeerFest: 3 p.m., Rural Life Museum, lsu.edu/rurallilfe/events

April 4

BR Symphony League's Mad Hatters "Symphony of the Sea" Luncheon: Renaissance Hotel, brsymphonyleague.org

Woman's Impact Luncheon: 11:30 a.m., Woman's Hospital, invitation only

City Year's School House Rock Gala: 6 p.m., Hilton Capitol Center, cityyear.org 

Of Moving Colors "Monochrome at the Mansion" Gala: 6 p.m., Old Governor's Mansion, ofmovingcolors.org

April 5

BR Ballet's Dancing at the Mansion: 7 p.m., Old Governor's Mansion, bidpal.net/brbt

LSU Alumni Association Hall of Distinction: lsualumni.org 

April 6 

Friends of City Park & Red Stick Croquet Great Gatsby Soirée: 7 p.m., BR Gallery, cityparkfriends.com

April 7

Friends of Oakley Spring Membership Meeting: 3 p.m., Audubon State Historical Site Interpretive Center, invitation only

April 10

LSU Manship School of Mass Communication's 45th Hall of Fame Gala: 6 p.m., Juban's, LSUFoundation.org/ManshipSchoolHOF

April 11

PAR (Public Affairs Research Council) annual luncheon: noon, Crowne Plaza, parlouisiana.org

Manship Theatre's Red Carpet Gala with The Four Tops: 6 p.m. reception, manshiptheatre.org

Gourmet in the Garden: 6 p.m., Burden Gardens, lsuagcenter.com/portals/burden/events#title9

BR Epicurean Society's Fête du Vin high-end wine tasting: 6:30 p.m., Juban's, bresbr.org

April 12

The Answer benefiting Pennington Biomedical Research Foundation: 6 p.m., Renaissance, pbrf.org/events/the-answer-2019/

April 15

Louisiana Young Heroes Banquet: 6 p.m., Hilton Capitol Center

April 15-22

LSU spring break

April 15-19

Southern spring break

April 22-26

EBR schools spring break 

April 26

Evening at Windrush: 6:30 p.m.,Rural Life Museum, lsu.edu/rurallife/events.php

April 27

12th annual Dancing for Big Buddy: doors open 6 p.m., program begins at 7, LSU's Pete Maravich Assembly Center, dancingforbigbuddy.com

May 2

BR Symphony League's 70th anniversary luncheon: 11:30 a.m., BR Country Club, brsymphonyleague.org

Faire le Fête: 6 p.m., Our Lady of the Lake Children's Hospital

May 4

Gaitway Therapeutic Horsemanship Derby Day: 3 p.m., Celtic Studios, gaitway.org/4th-annual-derby-day-for-gaitway

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital's Day at the Derby: 4 p.m., Live Oak Arabians, facebook.com/events/351963745386558/

St. Elizabeth Foundation's White Ribbon Gala: 7 p.m., L'Auberge Event Center, stelizabethfoundation.org

May 7

Volunteers of America's Celebration for Change: 5:30, Manship Theatre, voagrb.org

May 9

Life of a Single Mom Impact Luncheon: 11:30 a.m., Crowne Plaza, thelifeofasinglemom.com

Louisiana Legends Gala: 6 p.m., Old State Capitol, lpb.org

Salvation Army's Shield of Hope Gala: 6 p.m., L'Auberge Event Center, 225-326-0726

May 10

LSU & Southern graduations

May 11

Emerge A-Go-Go: time/location TBA, emergela.org/giving/events

May 16

Maison des Amies Cocktail Party: 6 p.m., home of Joe Simmons & Trisha Day, invitation only

May 18

Companion Animal Alliance's Fur Ball: 7 p.m., Celtic Studios, furballbr.org

May 20

The Advocate's 34th annual Star of Stars Awards: L’Auberge Event Center, Red Carpet Experience at 5:30 p.m. followed by awards ceremony at 7 p.m., TheAdvocate/Stars.com

May 22

Charity Ball Association's French Picnic: BR Country Club, invitation only

May 27

Last day of school EBR

July 11

BR Epicurean Society's Grace "Mama" Marino Lifetime Achievement Dinner honoring Charlie Valluzzo: 6 p.m., Renaissance, bresbrorg

July 18

BigWigs Reveal Party: 6 p.m., L'Auberge Event Center, komenlouisiana.org/bigwigs

Aug. 23

BR Epicurean Society's 13th annual Fête Rouge: 6 p.m., L'Auberge Event Center, bresbr.org

Aug. 31

LSU v. Georgia Southern, Tiger Stadium

Southern v. McNeese State, Lake Charles

Sept. 5

Quota Club's Eyes on the Ties: 6 p.m., L'Auberge Event Center

Sept. 7

LSU v. Texas, Austin

Southern v. Memphis, Memphis

Sept. 12

Mary Bird Perkins -- Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center's The Gala Goes...: time & location TBA

Sept. 13

WRKF Founders Luncheon: *tentative date

Sept. 14

LSU v. NW State, Tiger Stadium

Sept. 21

LSU v. Vanderbilt University, Nashville

Southern v. Florida A&M, Tallahassee

Sept. 26

Foundation for Woman's BUST Breast Cancer: 6 p.m., L'Auberge Event Center

Oct. 5

LSU v. Utah State, Tiger Stadium

Oct. 19

LSU v. Mississippi State, Starkville

Oct. 26

LSU v. Auburn, Tiger Stadium

Nov. 2

Walk to Defeat ALS: time TBA, Pennington Biomedical Research Center grounds, alslams.org

Nov. 7

Sunshine Foundation Gala: 6 p.m., The Estuary

Nov. 9

LSU, v. Alabama, Tiger Stadium

Nov. 12

Golden Deeds Award Banquet: more info TBA

Nov. 23

LSU v. Arkansas, Tiger Stadium

Nov. 30

LSU v. Texas A&M, Tiger Stadium

Southern v. Grambling, New Orleans Super Dome


March 4 

BR Symphony's Pennington Great Performers in Concert: more info TBA, brso.org

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