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Events, Art and Culture

Featured Programs

For nearly four decades, John Coykendall’s passion has been preserving the farm heritage – the seeds and stories - of a small, farming culture in Southeastern Louisiana and this work is the subject of a new documentary from Louisiana Public Broadcasting. Nominated for two 2017 Suncoast Emmy Awards


The Atchafalaya is a mysterious land, as much underwater as above. Its lush environment is home to alligators, egrets, black bears – and for a time two people who yearned for a simple, natural life. 

Louisiana Public Square is LPB’s monthly public affairs program. It provides citizens a forum to voice their opinions and concerns about issues affecting Louisiana to leading experts and key decision makers. 

Louisiana: The State We’re In, Louisiana's only statewide news magazine and one of the longest running television programs in the nation, is in its 42nd season on the air.

Art Rocks! is LPB’s weekly series, hosted by James Fox-Smith, publisher of Country Roads Magazine that explores the broad spectrum of art! 

Newsmakers features news and speakers from the state's capitol.

The meetings of the Baton Rouge Press Club are brought to you as a service of LPB!

Our Major Sponsors Include

Tonight

Louisiana: The State We're In
7:00 pm on LPB
Spotlight on the Louisiana Hayride | State Farm Lowers Car Insurance Rates | Volunteers Help with Coastal Restoration | LPB & The Rotary Club of Baton Rouge Announce the 2019 Louisiana Young Heroes More Info
Samantha Brown's Places to Love
8:00 pm on LPB
"Lafayette and Cajun Country, LA" - Arriving at the Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival is certainly entertaining for Samantha, who is instantly engulfed in dance and music (Cajun and Zydeco), and gets to watch band favorites jam before packed crowds. More Info
Art Rocks!
8:30 pm on LPB
Hosted by James Fox-Smith of Country Roads Magazine, Art Rocks! is LPB's weekly series that spotlights artists, performance, culture, literature, history and the impact of art in our world. Tonight, Monroe’s Holli Conway is not only wearing the Miss Louisiana crown, she also holds the title of Best Talent in the Miss America Pageant for her commanding vocal performance. More Info
Great Performances
9:00 pm on LPB
Movies for Grownups Awards 2019 with AARP The Magazine More Info

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Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers has been a valued sponsor of PBS Kids programming since 2006 as part of their mission to promote education. They underwrite LPB Kids Club activities and donate kid’s meal coupons and chicken fingers for LPB events in keeping with their commitment to the communities they serve. We thank them for being a friend of LPB!

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