It’s Time To Geaux Blue 

      Geaux Rouge is all about supporting and promoting local people. We’ve promoted artists, small businesses, and the culinary scene. Now it’s time for us to support our local law enforcement! In September, we will be promoting law enforcement by “geauxing blue.” We will be selling special “Geaux Blue” hats. A part of…

What is Geaux Rouge?

      I am often asked, “What exactly is Geaux Rouge?” It’s a reasonable question. Someone once described it as a cross-platform social media brand highlighting Baton Rouge’s food and culture.  That sounds cool. It’s not inaccurate but I think Geaux Rouge is something more.        Geaux Rouge is a local Baton Rouge company…

Let There Be Light: The Art of Benjamin McCarley

“There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.” -Edith Wharton        Artist Ben McCarley is a mirror and a candle. If you look at his art, you might see gauges, valves, and pipes culminating in creative and stylized industrial lamps -each unique and one…

Geaux Rouge with BREW, The Tigerland Burger Battle, and White Light Night

There’s always something to do in Baton Rouge. Geaux Rouge lives by this simple motto. You don’t have to look very hard to find community events that educate us, bring us together, and enrich us. Food, music, art, charity fundraising, and educational events. There’s always something going on. This week was no different. Geaux Rouge participated in…

Geaux Rouge at Gouter: A Microcosm of Mid City

By Franz Borghardt  Geaux Rouge enjoys Mid City venues that merge the Baton Rouge art scene in different mediums. Gouter Restaurant is a Mid City nexus of art and culinary innovation.  The hallmark of a great restaurant is its ability to serve great food WHILE making you feel special. It’s a lack of pretension. It’s a welcoming…

Geaux Rouge with The Cajun Spoon 

From humble food truck beginnings, The Cajun Spoon now adorns the shelves of Walmart. Success has not changed Ryan Grizzaffi. The drive and quality remains the same but there’s now a new platform to share and expand the experience of his food.  The Cajun Spoon continues to expand statewide along with a movement to go national….

Geaux Rouge with Chad Townson Creations

By Franz Borghardt Imagine a sea of sinker cypress and cedar. Abandoned pieces that are the leftovers. Orphans, all adopted and loved by Chad Townson of Chad Townson Creations. Townson, a self-taught artist, creates wood carved surrealism that mingles the spiritual with the stuff of dreams. Pelicans and angels. Birds and dragonflies. The organic with a…