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  • Baton Rouge gets ready to welcome Donald Trump Play Video

    February 11, 2016 9:14 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Presidential candidate Donald Trump is in town today for a campaign event at the Baton Rouge River Center. The event will open to the public at 5 p.m., with Trump expected to take the stage at 7 p.m. Admission to the event is free, but guests... more »
  • River Center could see renovations

    January 9, 2016 1:46 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The theater and ballroom of the Baton Rouge River Center could be seeing major renovations in the coming years. More than $12 million in renovations could be made to the complex over the next few years in an effort to modernize it. On Wednesday, the... more »
  • Security beefed up ahead of "Nutcracker" ballet

    December 18, 2015 11:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE - If you plan to attend a Baton Rouge Christmas tradition Saturday night, you will likely need to leave a little earlier this year. Heightened security measures will be in place at the River Center for the Baton Rouge Ballet Theatre's production of "The Nutcracker - A Tale... more »
  • Miss USA host Todd Newton Play Video

    July 10, 2015 10:15 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Baton Rouge has shown off their best features to the 51 women competing in the Miss USA Pageant. Now, it's the contestants' turn. Todd Newton, one of the pageant's hosts, stopped by 2une In this morning to tell News 2's Kylie Dixon what to expect on Sunday night.... more »
  • Baton Rouge library applies for permit for new branch

    July 8, 2015 7:50 AM

    BATON ROUGE- The East Baton Rouge Parish Library has applied for a building permit to replace its downtown River Center branch. The new 50,000-square-foot branch is budgeted at $19 million. Mary Stein, assistant library director, says construction documents for the new branch are currently being reviewed by the library system... more »
  • Employ BR spring job fair Play Video

    May 28, 2015 9:41 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Employ BR Job Fair is turning job seekers into employers. "I came to this job fair and met a great group of people, they went back and told the president of the company about me. He called, flew down to New Orleans, and now I'm here to... more »
  • WWE Smackdown tonight at the River Center Play Video

    January 13, 2015 7:33 AM

    BATON ROUGE - WWE Smackdown is taking over the Baton Rouge River center tonight. Superstar Bray Wyatt joined us on 2une In this morning It's not too late to get tickets to the event. You can find them online on TicketMaster or by calling (800) 745-3000. Click on... more »
  • Holiday Helpers Thanksgiving schedule announced

    November 20, 2014 4:50 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Holiday Helpers Inc. announced Thursday that they will host the 28th annual "Thanksgiving Together" dinner at the Baton Rouge River Center free to the community. The organization said that they will host the dinner on Thanksgiving day from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The menu includes turkey,... more »
  • Stage set for Miss USA

    June 4, 2014 10:52 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The River Center was transformed into a technical wonderland and it came alive Wednesday night for the prelims of Miss USA. The 51 contestants introduced themselves and modeled gowns and swimwear. The events of the night will help decide the top 15 contestants who will perform live... more »
  • Companies butt heads over 'Walking Dead Escape' agreement Play Video

    April 24, 2014 10:56 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A special effects company says they're out thousands of dollars after producers of The Walking Dead Escape canceled their order at the last minute. The Walking Dead Escape, a zombie-theme obstacle course inspired by the hit television series, made its first stop on a national tour... more »
  • Manilow concert postponed

    January 28, 2014 2:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Barry Manilow concert originally scheduled for Wednesday, January 29th will now take place Monday, February 3rd. The date change was prompted by the weather conditions and the state of emergency declared by Governor Bobby Jindal. Manilow said via press release, " "I'm sorry that... more »
  • 2BRokeGuys affordable 12 Days of Christmas Play Video

    December 9, 2013 9:25 AM

    The 2BRokeGuys, Josh Howard and Ryan Chenevert sitdown with Whitney to talk about affordable way to enjoy the holiday season. The Affordable 12 Days of Chirstmas are: 1) Cookie Exchange- Have a party where everyone brings a dozen cookies to be sampled. 2) Ice Skating at the... more »
  • CB&I plans job fair in Baton Rouge

    August 5, 2013 8:59 AM

    BATON ROUGE - CB&I, which announced earlier this month it was centralizing its governmental affairs division in Baton Rouge, will hold a job fair Aug. 10 at the Baton Rouge River Center. The company hopes to complete consolidation of about 400 governmental affairs employees by the end of the year.... more »
  • Antiques Roadshow gives Baton Rouge a shot Play Video

    July 28, 2013 11:41 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The hit television show "Antiques Roadshow" gave people in the Baton Rouge area a chance to get their prized antiques appraised. The show was in the Baton Rouge River Center Saturday to tape three episodes dedicated to Baton Rouge. Those three episodes will air on PBS... more »
  • Life Begins @ 50 Expo this weekend

    April 16, 2013 10:58 AM

    BATON ROUGE - WBRZ Channel 2 and The Advocate present the "Life Begins @ 50" EXPO on Saturday, April 20 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Baton Rouge River Center. You'll see the latest products available and get answers to your questions for the 50-plus market and... more »
  • BRPD: River Center robbed over weekend Play Video

    March 11, 2013 11:04 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Police are investigating a robbery at the Baton Rouge River Center over the weekend. Cpl. Tommy Stubbs said a man entered the arena 12:30 Sunday morning armed with a gun and demanding cash. It happened after the monster truck show, and police said a private vendor was... more »
  • Habitat Home and Garden Show this weekend in BR

    March 7, 2013 10:51 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Homeowners and builders across the area have a chance to get design ideas and more from the Habitat Home and Garden Show this weekend in Baton Rouge. The show is organized by the Capital Region Builders Association, and runs Saturday and Sunday March 9 and 10... more »
  • Bowling Congress tournaments return to Baton Rouge Play Video

    February 27, 2013 11:26 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The United States Bowling Congress announced they will return to Baton Rouge. The city will play host to the Women's Championships in 2017, and host the Open Championships again in 2025. East Baton Rouge Parish saw an estimated $113 million economic impact when they hosted... more »
  • EBR to announce return of major sporting event

    February 27, 2013 10:39 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The East Baton Rouge mayor's office plans today to announce the return of a "major sporting event" to the city-parish. The last major event was the U. S. Bowling Congress 2012 Open Championship Tournament, which brought an estimated $113 million economic impact to East Baton Rouge.... more »
  • 'Rocket Man' to play BR, Elton John jams in March

    January 9, 2013 7:38 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Elton John will be making a stop at the River Center in March. Ticketmaster.com will begin selling tickets to the concert in late January. The concert is set for March 29 at 8:00 p.m. After fees, tickets start at $47. The website lists its most expensive... more »

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