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Food Bank Work Day – #1

The Potato Drop on the LSU Parade Grounds is a true harvest in which potatoes are collected from local farms, bagged, and redistributed to the local BR shelters. The Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank needs our help bagging up the potatoes so that they can distribute them to those in need. This is a volunteer event and a great way to meet your fellow members while helping out one of our beneficiaries. Please email info@1031Consortium.com if you'd like

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Food Bank Work Day – #2

The Associated Grocers Food Show is a sight to see. The grocery warehouse located in Baton Rouge turns the River Center into one HUGE grocery store highlighting new products for their retailers to purchase. Oh the food! All leftover food items are donated to the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank. The food bank needs our help to bag up all of the leftovers - and there are a lot! This is a volunteer event only, and a great way to help one of our beneficiaries

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5th Annual Peanut Butter Cup Mini Golf Tournament

http://5thpbcup.eventbrite.com/ Come celebrate "Halfoween" with 10/31 Consortium at our 5th Annual Peanut Butter Cup Mini Golf Tournament! This is no ordinary mini golf game as living obstacles will appear on this enchanted golf course! Players are also encouraged to dress in costume. Teams of 4 or less will compete in 18 holes of mini golf for the coveted peanut butter cup filled trophy. The best adult score will receive The Orange Jacket and the

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Girls on the Run – Water Station

10/31 Consortium will host a water station at the Girls on the Run 5k this spring. This is a no cost / volunteer event for club members and friends. This is a great way to get to know your fellow members while helping kids and promoting our own club and parade. Please RSVP to info@1031Consortium.com if you would like to volunteer.

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2015 Parade Safety Meeting

Mandatory meeting for all parade krewe captains. Sunday, October 25 at 2 p.m. at Lucy's Retired Surfer Bar on Third Street in Downtown Baton Rouge This is where you will: -Finalize your parade registration -Turn in mandatory signed waivers -Turn in insurance -Turn in names of float walkers -Turn in copies of driver's licenses for automobile drivers -Pick up any ordered merchandise (tshirts, beads, posters) -Pay the balance on your registration fee

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5th Annual Black and Orange Bash

The Black and Orange Bash is 10/31 Consortium's signature kickoff to Halloween event. This is your first chance to get all of the 2015 Ghostly Gala and Halloween Parade details. Location: The Baton Rouge Gallery, 1515 Dalrymple Drive Time: 7:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m., presentation at 8:45 p.m., after party immediately following at The Roux House! In addition to food, music and a cash bar, guests will enjoy: 2015 Halloween Parade theme announcement Grand

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Halloween Make Up Class

We are so excited to host our first ever Halloween make up class! We've partnered with 2 amazing artists, Jesse Shoemaker of NOLA Howling Productions and Chad Besse of Mystic FX, to bring you the best tips and tricks on how to apply your Halloween make up. This class is open to all skill levels but will lean more toward the beginner and will use supplies available at any party store. Students will learn how to create realistic bruises and wounds,

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Shiver Me Timbers Pirate Scavenger Hunt

In honor of National Talk Like a Pirate Day… Ahoy, matey! Calling all pirates, wenches, swashbucklers and buccaneers! Step to and gather ye mates for a Red Stick treasure hunt! Register your crew of 4 or less by sending your team and captain name to Info@1031Consortium.com. We’ll put you on a team if you don’t have one. Don’t be a scallywag, come dressed ready for life at sea or ye shall walk the plank. (Wear pirate stuff, there’s a contest

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3rd Annual Ghostly Gala

The Ghostly Gala is 10/31 Consortium’s corresponding masquerade ball to the Baton Rouge Halloween Parade. The event is primarily for 10/31 Consortium members and parading krewes, however the general public is also welcome to purchase non-member tickets. Purchase tickets on Event Brite or avoid credit card fees by emailing info@1031Consortium.com and arranging to send in a check:  http://3rdghostlygala.eventbrite.com Guests will enjoy music, dancing,

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5th Annual Baton Rouge Halloween Parade

THE HALLOWEEN PARADE TIME HAS BEEN CHANGED TO 9:30 AM ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 31! Theme: It's Halloween, Witches! King: Corey Tullier Queen: Lauren Collins Grand Marshal: Gary Stewart               The route begins at St. Phillip and Government Street by the River Center. From there, go around the curve to River Road, turn East on Convention Street, North on 7th Street, West on Main Street, South on 5th Street,

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Walk with 10/31 in Mystic Krewe of Mutts!

Join 10/31 Consortium as we participate in the Mystic Krewe of Mutts Parade and Bark in the Park! Bark in the Park opens at 10 a.m. We will have a table out promoting our club and the 2015 Halloween Parade. Members who help at the table will receive volunteer royalty points! Walkers will need to meet at 12:30 p.m. in front of the Jolie Pearl Oyster Bar located at 315 North Boulevard. Those who wish to walk their dogs in the super hero themed parade

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Ride with 10/31 in the Spanish Town Parade!

Space is limited and sold on a first come, first served basis. Money is due 2/1/15. Pay via Eventbrite or contact us to pay with cash or check prior to that date. Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ride-with-1031-in-the-spanish-town-parade-tickets-14970701772]] $100 for members (2015 dues paid) $150 for non-members Spanish Town theme is St. Valentine's Day Masquerade. Float theme is Love Sucks, so dress as vampires or order and wear the krewe

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Shiver Me Timbers!

In honor of National Talk Like a Pirate Day… Ahoy, matey! Calling all pirates, wenches, swashbucklers and buccaneers! Step to and gather ye mates for a Red Stick treasure hunt! Register your crew of 4 or less by sending your team and captain name to Info@1031Consortium.com. We’ll put you on a team if you don’t have one. Don’t be a scallywag, come dressed ready for life at sea or ye shall walk the plank. (Wear pirate stuff, there’s a contest

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Zombie Pub Crawl

The undead will be hoarding in search of brains and beer throughout the downtown Baton Rouge area after the Of Moving Colors Zombie Bash 5k. Must be 21 $5 participation fee gets you access to all the drink specials. Bring a non-perishable food donation and/or children's costume to be entered in the door prize drawing. We'll meet at 7 p.m. at the Bald Eagle Pub for registration and then we'll hoard to a different downtown bar every hour. Prizes will

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Happy Half-o-ween!

We are half way through the year which means we just passed Half-o-ween and it is almost time for our annual Black and Orange Bash, or "The Bob" as it is affectionately referred to by our Board of Directors. We can’t wait to put on another fabulous Black & Orange Bash for our members this year. We are so excited to be announcing our parade theme, king and queen, and winners of our special awards. Our special awards will be going to local people

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10/31 Night at Live After 5!

After8 and the LSU Jazz Ensemble will be playing at Live After Five Baton Rouge on October 10. After8 has graciously offered our Board of Directors some mic time to plug the parade so please come out and show your support. We want as many members there as possible cheering on the parade and helping us talk it up to those who are still unaware of how awesome we are. Wearing 10/31 Consortium or past parade t-shirts would be great if you can. We'll

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Spring into the Fun with 10/31 Consortium!

2014 is proving to be a great year so far! We met our goal of tripling our original donation to Our Lady of the Lake Children's Hospital with a donation of $3,093. In addition to that, we were able to donate 6 large Toys for Tots boxes to the hospital.   We have had several of our members plan a few new events including a Valentine's Day Love Bites Social held at Phil Brady's and an outing to see the Theater Baton Rouge production of "Young

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2014 Ghostly Gala

The Ghostly Gala is 10/31 Consortium’s corresponding masquerade ball to the Baton Rouge Halloween Parade. The event is primarily for 10/31 Consortium members and parading krewes, however the general public is also welcome to purchase non-member tickets. Guests will enjoy music, dancing, costume contest, table decorating contest, food catered by Ruffino’s, an open bar, and much more! Tickets are sold individually on Event Brite. Members should

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Requiems Premiere Part I

Join 10/31 Consortium at the premieres of Requiems! This is the first showing of Episodes 1-3 in this 6 episode web series and all proceeds from the night will benefit 10/31 Consortium! $5 Admission fee This film is intended for mature audiences. Please bring non-perishable food donations for the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank. The six-episode series is inspired by Louisiana folktales and centers on a young artist who awakens inside a hospital that

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Laissez bon temps rouler!

I've been doing the second line for the past two weeks already. As a parade lover, you can bet I love Mardi Gras. I have made it to 3 out of the 4 Mardi Gras parades we had downtown and even got to walk with the Krewe of Mutts Dog Parade. 10/31 Consortium had a walking group of about 20 people in the parade which helped promote our own parade with black and orange beads tied to dog treats. Everyone had a great time and the crowd loved our pup, Elvis.

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Costume Sorting and Matching

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!   Volunteers will pick up all donated costumes from all donation drop off points

10/12/2019 - 08:00 am Baton Rouge

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