BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Volunteers from Baton Rouge area churches have assembled over a thousand grocery boxes to give away to the community.
Festival of Life is a community event for families occurring in cities all over the country. Appealing to all ages, bringing music, games, and a message of hope to individual cities.
In Baton Rouge, over $20,000 in prizes will be given away over the course of the week. LSU tickets, a 5 night cruise to Mexico, bill pays, free groceries and more.
The festival takes place at 6 p.m. nightly from June 4 until June 9 at the Bayou Plaquemine Waterfront Park at 57845 Foundry St. in Plaquemine.
There will be events from 6 p.m. until 10 p.m. including registration, games and free raffle for prizes, live music, a word of encouragement, and a grocery giveaway on Sunday.