Here is a list of events canceled or postponed due to inclement weather expected in Baton Rouge for the rest of the week.
-- The Holiday Lights Family Night event at Baton Rouge General, scheduled for Thursday, has been canceled. Lights will still go on at 5:30 p.m., but events including snow, a Santa visit, treats and musical performances have been canceled. Other Family Night events are planned for Dec. 14 and Dec. 21.
--The Kiwanis Lighting of the Christmas Tree in Denham Springs, scheduled for Thursday, has been rescheduled for 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 14.
--The Reflections of the Season celebration at the West Baton Rouge Conference Center will not open on Thursday due to weather, WBRZ reported. It will reopen at 5:30 p.m. Friday.
--BREC's annual Caroling in the Park event, scheduled for Friday at City-Brooks Community Park, was canceled because preparations could not be completed due to weather conditions, WBRZ reported. Instead, BREC will hold a lighting ceremony at 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 14.
--The Garney Gautreau Senior Sock Hop at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center in Gonzales, scheduled for noon Friday, has been canceled. It will not be rescheduled in December.
--The Old South Baton Rouge Developers Tour scheduled from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday has been rescheduled for Friday, January 12, 2018.
Check back with The Advocate for the latest closings and cancellations.
Now that Thanksgiving is out of the way (how were those awkward family conversations, everyone?), we can all focus on the winter holiday season.