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Celebrate the Season at Baton Rouge, LA Holiday Events

There's magic in the air this holiday season in Baton Rouge, LA. That means it's time to relax, indulge, shop, dine, play and make new traditions. Enjoy colorful parades and parties, see a holiday concert, walk through the glow of holiday lights or simply take a few days and explore the city. Whether you're in town for a Thanksgiving family dinner or a romantic Christmas getaway, our holiday special is the perfect gift. Fill the holiday season with joy and good memories at Watermark Baton Rouge.

Home for the Holidays - Watermark Baton Rouge Special Offer

Keep loved ones close, but not too close this holiday season. Treat them to their own space where they will find luxurious accommodations, a prime location, and an experience they will cherish this holiday season.
Book our exclusive Home for the Holiday rate, and enjoy:
  • Exclusive holiday rates starting from $114
  • Free Wifi for Marriott Bonvoy members
  • Nearby top attractions
  • Conveniently located to major highways
  • The Gregory - signature restaurant

Holiday Events

Winter Wonderland Ice Skating at River Center

  • Date: December 20 - January 5
  • Address: Baton Rouge Raising Cane's River Center
    275 South River Road Baton Rouge, LA 70802
  • Enjoy a skating session on the river that has been magically transformed into a Winter Wonderland event for the whole family

10th Annual Bonfire at Nottoway Plantation

  • Date: December 7 at 5pm
  • Address: Nottoway Plantation & Resort
    31025 Hwy 1 White Castle, LA 70788
  • Come experience the magic of the holiday season at Nottoway Plantation's 10th Annual Bonfire Festival. You'll experience a night filled with music, food, vendors, bonfires, fireworks, Santa and more!


  • Date: November 29 - December 30 (closed Christmas Eve & Christmas Day) Gates open 5:30pm to 8pm
  • Address: Baton Rouge Zoo
    3601 Thomas Rd Baton Rouge, LA 70807
  • Enjoy more than 50 illuminated display sculptures of animals and traditional holiday displays.

Book your Holiday party at The Gregory

  • Host your company's holiday luncheon or event in the Founders Room or enjoy a more intimate gathering with family and friends in any of our private dining rooms.
  • Address: 150 Third Street Baton Rouge, LA 70801
  • Call 225-408-1800 for more details
  • View virtual tour here

Holiday Dining

The Gregory at Watermark Baton Rouge

  • Inside Watermark Hotel
  • Address: 150 Third Street
    Baton Rouge, LA 70801
  • Enjoy the delicious Southern twist of The Gregory this holiday season! The Gregory is proud to be one of the premiere locations in the city for private events, group events, special occasion dining and an all-around unique cultural experience.

    Tourists and local foodies come here to enjoy special evenings out, casual nights with friends and family dinners. The Gregory has been the site of engagements, special proposals, wedding receptions, family celebrations and many other joyous occasions.

Holiday Shopping

See a full directory of shopping in Baton Rouge here

Mall of Louisiana

  • Address:: 6401 Bluebonnet Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA 70836

Perkins Rowe

  • Address: 10202 Perkins Rowe Baton Rouge, LA 70810
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