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Located on the banks of the Mississippi River, the newly-expanded Baton Rouge River Center has completely transformed downtown Baton Rouge.  The entire complex includes the 10,000- seat Arena and 1,900-seat Theatre for the Performing Arts, as well as the Grand Ballroom and Exhibition Hall, includes more than 275,000 square feet.The River Center’s Exhibition Hall offers 70,000 square feet of unobstructed floor space, 17 meeting rooms, and concession and kitchen facilities.The Exhibition Hall can be combined with the Arena to create more than 100,000 square feet of contiguous exhibit space.

The River Center has played host to the biggest names in entertainment including Elton John, The Jackson, Jeff Foxworthy, Fleetwood Mac, Diana Ross, George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic, Larry the Cable Guy, Neil Diamond, Barry Manilow just to name a few.

For more events at the River Center, visit www.brrivercenter.com

For Downtown town information, visit www.downtownbatonrouge.org

Downtown parking information can be found on both the Baton Rouge River Center and Down Town Baton Rouge websites.