Rum Revelry – A Masquerade Gala Event
Event Date: February 1st, 2018
West Baton Rouge Museum
845 N Jefferson Avenue
Port Allen, LA 70767
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
In the heart of carnival season, Rum Revelry will enchant revelers ages 21+ with a stunning live performance by Casa Samba, New Orleans leader in Brazilian entertainment who will enamor the audience with an authentic Brazilian Carnival and folk arts experience, a tignon salon featuring head dress tying demonstrations by Dianne Honore, a cigar station featuring hand-made cigars from around the world hosted by Cigar Factory of New Orleans, and rum tastings made from Louisiana sugar cane hosted by Cane Land Distilling Company, Louisiana’s original estate distilled rum.
The crown jewel of the evening, the Creole du Monde exhibit promises to be a breathtaking display of artifacts, textiles, portraits, furnishings, and rare paintings that will focus on language, customs, agriculture, history, politics, and commerce related to Creole culture.