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BRBT's Dancin' in the Streets block party returning to Perkins Rowe

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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre's block party fundraiser, called Dancin' in the Streets, returns to Perkins Rowe on Saturday, March 25.

The event will be held from 7 to 10 p.m. and will feature live music by Phat Hat, as well as food and drinks from local restaurants and vendors. Restaurants and vendors participating include:

  • Ava Street Café
  • Bin 77
  • Coca-Cola Bottling Company United
  • The Gregory
  • Hawk's Nest
  • Heineken USA & Crescent Crown
  • La Madeleine
  • Lava Cantina
  • Nothing Bundt Cakes
  • Paul Bologna Fine Wines
  • Phil's Oyster Bar & Seafood Restaurant
  • Raising Cane's 
  • Stroubes Seafood & Steaks
  • Tallulah Crafted Food & Wine Bar
  • VooDoo BBQ

At the event will be a wine toss, gift card pull, and a silent auction with prizes from more than 70 local businesses.

"A celebration of delicious food, cocktails, and dancing," is how event co-chair, Katherine Landry, describes the party. "It's a fun way to support the arts in our community with a showcase of Baton Rouge's local restaurants, live entertainment, and lots of fun prizes."

Tickets are $55 per person until 5 p.m. on Friday, March 24 or $65 at the door. Tickets can be purchased online here, or by calling 225-766-8379.

Raffle tickets are currently on sale for a drawing during the event. Raffle tickets are $5 each and can be purchased in advance through the BRBT office. Raffle prizes include:

  • 32" 4-burner gas BBQ grill, donated by shopperschoice.com
  • Private movie screening with popcorn for 20 people, donated by Celtic Studios
  • $500 shopping spree, donated by Perkins Rowe
  • Yeti Hopper filled with local products, donated by shopperschoice.com
  • "Staycation" package including two VIP tickets to BRBT's Rapunzel: A Storybook ballet and a one-night stay at L'Auberge Hotel with dinner for two at 18 Steak, donated by L'Auberge Baton Rouge

For more information about the block party fundraiser, contact Christy Benoit at christy@batonrougeballet.org or call 225-766-8379.

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