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

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

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
  • 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
  • "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 or call 225-766-8379.

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