Most known as the Red Stick, Baton Rouge is a historic city with over 300 years of colorful and eventful history. A capital city of Louisiana, Baton Rouge is just an hour away from New Orleans and Lafayette, offering extended Southern hospitality. Close to the panoramic Mississippi River, the city is eye-candy to every tourist and resident venturing its ins and outs. Also known as Sportsman’s Paradise, Baton Rouge offers tons of outdoor activities to love, including golfing, hiking, biking, kayaking, and more. The bars and nightlife in the Mid city are as bright and exciting as the city’s skyline, featuring an epicenter of yummy bites, dips, and sips. Downtown, you can expect Capitol Park Museum, Hollywood Casino Baton Rouge, Horace Wilkinson Bridge, and Capitol Lake.