Get Excited!

Live After Five Returns in Fall 2021

When: Fri, Aug 20, 2021 - Fri, Nov 5, 2021


Twelve Fridays in a row from August 20 – November 5.
Stay tuned for more info!

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Live After Five cost?

Totally free! Please support our local economy by visiting bars, restaurants and attractions while you’re downtown and check out the food, beverage and maker vendors at the concert!

Outside food and drinks are not allowed at Live After Five. Please keep this concert series free by supporting our food and beverage vendors. Support our local economy, y’all!

Parking for Live After Five is easy! We recommend parking at the River Center garages or at Third Street Garage- both are short walks to the stage. You may also find street parking. Check out this great parking guide our friends at the Downtown Development District created to easily visit downtown!

Yes! Lawn chairs and blankets are allowed. Please do not erect any tents, umbrellas or any structures that will obstruct the view of other attendees. Attendees who setup tents will be asked to take them down.

We love your pups! Unfortunately, city ordinance does not allow dogs at public gatherings on city property, so dogs are technically not allowed at Live After Five. If you pup causes a disturbance, you will be asked to bring the pooch home.

Please visit the Contact Page to submit an email about your band for consideration. Please do not call about your band playing at Live After Five. We are a very small team, and we receive too many inquiries to answer each agent/band call. If you call, you will be asked to email your information.

Email us using our Contact Page or message us on Facebook or Instagram.

Vendor spots are full, but you can fill out an application to get on the waiting list. All vendors must be DBA members, and we charge a nightly fee for vending.

Food vendors can fill out this application to get on the waiting list.

Activity and marketing vendors can fill out this application to get on the waiting list.

Sponsors receive VIP passes in appreciation for their support. The passes are not for sale. If you’re interested in becoming a sponsor, check out more info here and Contact Us!

Join the Live After Five family! We couldn’t put on this free community event without supporters like you. Thank you for your interest in keeping the music alive in downtown Baton Rouge!

Click here for info about sponsoring.

Click here to donate.
*All donations $25+ receive a free Baton Rouge art poster!